Winder, GA


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Living in Winder

Winder is a somewhat small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 15,447 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Winder is the 66th largest community in Georgia.

Winder is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Winder is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Winder who work in office and administrative support (14.57%), sales jobs (12.32%), and food service (7.76%).

One downside of living in Winder, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 32.52 minutes every day commuting to work.

The percentage of adults in Winder with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.11% of adults in Winder have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Winder in 2010 was $19,916, 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 $79,664 for a family of four. However, Winder contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Winder is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Winder home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Winder residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Winder include English, German, Polish, and British.

The most common language spoken in Winder is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Miao/Hmong.