Quitman is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 3,871 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Quitman is the 183rd largest community in Georgia.
Unlike some cities, Quitman isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Quitman are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Quitman is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Quitman who work in office and administrative support (12.27%), healthcare suport services (9.77%), and teaching (9.67%).
Being a small city, Quitman does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The population of Quitman has a very low overall level of education: only 9.25% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Quitman in 2010 was $14,289, which is low income relative to Georgia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $57,156 for a family of four. Quitman also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 38.76% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Quitman is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Quitman home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Quitman residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Quitman include German, Irish, Welsh, and Jamaican.
The most common language spoken in Quitman is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French Creole.