Port Wentworth is a somewhat small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 7,080 people and just one neighborhood, Port Wentworth is the 138th largest community in Georgia. Port Wentworth has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Port Wentworth, where the median household income is $51,984.
Real Estate Prices
Port Wentworth real estate is some of the most expensive in Georgia, although Port Wentworth house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Port Wentworth is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Port Wentworth is a city of professionals, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Port Wentworth who work in healthcare (11.25%), business and financial occupations (10.29%) and office and administrative support (10.09%).
Setting & Lifestyle
One downside of living in Port Wentworth, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.93 minutes every day commuting to work.