Augusta is a somewhat small city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 9,299 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Augusta is the 40th largest community in Kansas.
Unlike some cities, Augusta isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Augusta are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Augusta is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Augusta who work in office and administrative support (12.82%), sales jobs (10.78%), and healthcare (10.47%).
Also of interest is that Augusta has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Augusta 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 Augusta are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 22.58% of adults in Augusta having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Augusta in 2010 was $23,375, which is middle income relative to Kansas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $93,500 for a family of four. However, Augusta contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Augusta home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Augusta residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Augusta include Irish, English, Scottish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Augusta is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.