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 22,698 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 a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.65% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. 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 office and administrative support (15.21%), sales jobs (11.38%), and management occupations (10.13%).

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, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.48 minutes every day commuting to work.

Being a small city, Acworth does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The overall education level of Acworth citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 33.04% 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 2010 was $24,679, which is wealthy relative to Georgia, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $98,716 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, Kenyan, and Italian.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Acworth's cultural character, accounting for 19.51% of the city’s population.

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