Cusseta is a somewhat small town located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 11,368 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Cusseta is the 80th largest community in Georgia.
The armed forces are a huge part of the life in Cusseta, employing 40.10% of the workforce. While it is a military town, the civilian sector still plays an important role in the local economy, where the Public Service and Retail industries employ 20.69% and 12.42% of the civilian workforce, respectively.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 27.20% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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.
Overall, Cusseta’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 16.24 minutes getting to work every day.
The education level of Cusseta citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 31.46% of adults in Cusseta have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Cusseta in 2010 was $19,538, which is upper middle income relative to Georgia, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $78,152 for a family of four. However, Cusseta contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Cusseta is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Cusseta home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cusseta residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Cusseta also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 14.34% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Cusseta include German, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Cusseta is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Indic languages.