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 23,187 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Cartersville is the 42nd largest community in Georgia.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Cartersville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-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 (11.02%), sales jobs (10.05%), and management occupations (7.27%).

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.99% 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.

In terms of college education, Cartersville is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 26.04% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Cartersville in 2018 was $29,094, which is wealthy relative to Georgia, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $116,376 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 11.04% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Cartersville include German, English, Irish, Scottish, and French.

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