Cairo is a somewhat small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 10,015 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Cairo is the 101st largest community in Georgia.
Cairo is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Cairo is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cairo who work in farm management occupations (11.10%), teaching (8.95%), and office and administrative support (8.32%).
Cairo is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The rate of college-level education in Cairo is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 12.59% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Cairo in 2018 was $19,891, which is lower middle income relative to Georgia, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $79,564 for a family of four. However, Cairo contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Cairo is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Cairo home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cairo residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Cairo also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.33% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Cairo include Irish, German, English, European, and French.
The most common language spoken in Cairo is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.