Cartersville, GA
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Cartersville profile

Living in Cartersville

Cartersville is a medium-sized city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 23,222 people and 16 constituent neighborhoods, Cartersville is the 48th largest community in Georgia.

Cartersville real estate is some of the most expensive in Georgia, although Cartersville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Cartersville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Cartersville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cartersville who work in office and administrative support (12.36%), sales jobs (10.15%), and healthcare suport services (8.21%).

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 8.09% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. 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.

The education level of Cartersville citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 24.44% of adults in Cartersville have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Cartersville in 2018 was $30,204, which is wealthy relative to Georgia, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $120,816 for a family of four. However, Cartersville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Cartersville is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Cartersville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cartersville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Cartersville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 16.11% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Cartersville include German, English, Irish, Italian, and Scottish.

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