Acworth, GA
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Living in Acworth

Acworth is a medium-sized city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 22,284 people and 27 constituent neighborhoods, Acworth is the 49th largest community in Georgia.

Acworth is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Acworth is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Acworth who work in sales jobs (12.70%), office and administrative support (10.77%), and food service (8.88%).

Also of interest is that Acworth has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

A relatively large number of people in Acworth telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.82% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

In Acworth, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.16 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

The overall education level of Acworth citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 33.81% of adults in Acworth have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.

The per capita income in Acworth in 2018 was $28,651, which is upper middle income relative to Georgia, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $114,604 for a family of four. However, Acworth contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Acworth is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Acworth home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Acworth residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Acworth also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 15.73% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Acworth include English, Irish, German, Scottish, and Palestinian.

In addition, Acworth has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (15.70%).

The most common language spoken in Acworth is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.