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.
Unlike some cities, Cartersville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Cartersville are a mix 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 (12.86%), sales jobs (12.37%), and management occupations (10.96%).
Also of interest is that Cartersville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The population of Cartersville overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Cartersville, 22.32% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Cartersville in 2010 was $23,018, which is upper middle income relative to Georgia, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $92,072 for a family of four. However, Cartersville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Cartersville is a very 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 10.24% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Cartersville include Irish, German, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Cartersville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Hebrew.