Wrightsville is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 3,642 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Wrightsville is the 245th largest community in Georgia.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Wrightsville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Wrightsville is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Wrightsville who work in office and administrative support (14.57%), sales jobs (8.53%), and law enforcement and fire fighting (7.40%).
Wrightsville is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The citizens of Wrightsville have a very low rate of college education: just 8.00% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in Wrightsville in 2010 was $14,277, which is low income relative to Georgia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $57,108 for a family of four. However, Wrightsville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Wrightsville is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Wrightsville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Wrightsville residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Wrightsville include German, Irish, European, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Wrightsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.