Cartersville is a medium-sized city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 20,319 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Cartersville is the 42nd largest community in Georgia.
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 service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cartersville who work in office and administrative support (12.06%), sales jobs (10.37%), and management occupations (9.23%).
As is often the case in a small city, Cartersville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Cartersville are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 21.09% of adults in Cartersville having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Cartersville in 2010 was $24,350, which is wealthy relative to Georgia, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $97,400 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 11.41% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Cartersville include Irish, English, Scottish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Cartersville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Hebrew.