Winder, GA

Winder profile

Living in Winder

Winder is a somewhat small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 17,937 people and nine constituent neighborhoods, Winder is the 66th largest community in Georgia.

Unlike some cities, Winder isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Winder are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Winder is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Winder who work in sales jobs (12.27%), office and administrative support (12.12%), and management occupations (6.44%).

In Winder, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.84 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

The percentage of adults in Winder who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 18.82% of the adults in Winder have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Winder in 2018 was $24,291, 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 $97,164 for a family of four. However, Winder contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Winder is an extremely 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 Irish, German, English, European, and French.

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