Acworth is a medium-sized city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 22,818 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.
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 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 (12.92%), management occupations (10.00%), and sales jobs (8.74%).
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 interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 7.29% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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.
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 32.66 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The citizens of Acworth are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 35.58% of adults in Acworth have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Acworth in 2018 was $29,652, which is wealthy relative to Georgia, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $118,608 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 11.53% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Acworth include English, Irish, German, Italian, and Nigerian.
In addition, Acworth has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (15.83%).
The most common language spoken in Acworth is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.