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Cartersville
  • Suburb of Atlanta, GA

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grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B minus
  3. Housing
    grade B
  4. Nightlife
    grade B
  5. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade B+
  8. Weather
    grade B
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A minus
  12. Commute
    grade B

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Cartersville is a suburb of Atlanta with a population of 20,870. Cartersville is in Bartow County and is one of the best places to live in Georgia. Living in Cartersville offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Cartersville there are a lot of parks. Many families and young professionals live in Cartersville and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Cartersville are highly rated.

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About Cartersville...
Population
20,870

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$188,900
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$886
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    46%
  • Own
    54%
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Cartersville Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    277.3
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    47.8
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    47.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    750.5
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    3,599.8
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    272.5
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    16%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    15%
  • 35-44 years
    15%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    16%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    7%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    19%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    29%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    14%
    national  12%

Working in Cartersville

Jobs
grade B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$51,351
National
$62,843

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