Waynesboro is a somewhat small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 5,704 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Waynesboro is the 131st largest community in Georgia.
Waynesboro is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Waynesboro is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Waynesboro who work in office and administrative support (15.94%), management occupations (7.47%), and healthcare (7.26%).
Also of interest is that Waynesboro has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
As is often the case in a small city, Waynesboro doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of adults in Waynesboro with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.20% of adults in Waynesboro have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Waynesboro in 2010 was $14,616, which is lower middle income relative to Georgia, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $58,464 for a family of four. Waynesboro also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 38.59% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Waynesboro is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Waynesboro home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Waynesboro residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Waynesboro include Irish, African, German, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Waynesboro is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.