Acworth is a medium-sized city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 22,642 people and 15 constituent neighborhoods, Acworth is the 41st largest community in Georgia.
Acworth real estate is some of the most expensive in Georgia, although Acworth house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Acworth is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Acworth is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Acworth who work in office and administrative support (14.36%), management occupations (10.68%), and sales jobs (9.95%).
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.
One downside of living in Acworth is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Acworth, the average commute to work is 32.70 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small city, Acworth doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, Acworth is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 32.89% of adults in Acworth have a college degree.
The per capita income in Acworth in 2010 was $26,603, which is wealthy relative to Georgia, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $106,412 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. Important ancestries of people in Acworth include English, Irish, German, Italian, and European.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Acworth's cultural character, accounting for 17.43% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Acworth is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.