Port Wentworth is a somewhat small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 11,746 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Port Wentworth is the 92nd largest community in Georgia. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Port Wentworth, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Port Wentworth, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Port Wentworth’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Port Wentworth does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $77,093.00.
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Port Wentworth has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Port Wentworth a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Port Wentworth is a very car-oriented city. 96.75% of residents commute to work in a private automobile rather than by other means, such as public transit, bicycling, or walking. This is because Port Wentworth is a small city , and most people who live here have to drive out of town for work, and the town population is not large nor dense enough to support an extensive public transportation system. Port Wentworth has a lot of rural roads, and houses can be far apart. Many residents drive out of town for regular shopping trips as well.
Being a small city, Port Wentworth does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The overall education level of Port Wentworth citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.06% of adults in Port Wentworth have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Port Wentworth in 2018 was $37,657, which is wealthy relative to Georgia, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $150,628 for a family of four.
Port Wentworth is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Port Wentworth home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Port Wentworth residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Port Wentworth include Irish, German, English, European, and Finnish.
The most common language spoken in Port Wentworth is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.