Atlanta, GA
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Atlanta Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Atlanta Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
463,878

Age

PEOPLE OF Georgia DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.10
5 To 17 12.57
18 To 24 14.34
25 To 34 19.98
35 To 54 26.77
55 To 64 9.77
65 Years And Over 10.46

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 10.1
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 89.0
COLLEGE GRADUATES 47.9

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Atlanta 37175 34314.39475232788 #BED630
USA 28889 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Atlanta 47527 23619.56467935218 #EE2025
USA 53657 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
24.6%

Employment Industries in Atlanta

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Professional, scientific, and technical services 14.9
Education 12.0
Healthcare 10.0
Retail 9.7
Accommodation 8.8
Finance 5.5
Manufacturing 4.9
Administration 4.9
Transportation 4.9
Other 4.6
Public Service 4.1
Information Technology 3.8
Construction 2.9
Real estate 2.8
Wholesale 2.7
Arts 2.6

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 36.8
Black Or African American 52.4
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.1
Asian 3.9
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Some Other Race Alone 1.7
Two Or More Races 0.0
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 5.0

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
English 7.0
German 5.8
Irish 5.1
Italian 2.1
Scottish 1.9
European 1.8
French 1.5
Polish 1.2
African 1.1
Scots-Irish 1.0
British 0.8
Russian 0.8
Dutch 0.5
Jamaican 0.5
Swedish 0.5
Welsh 0.4
Norwegian 0.4
Greek 0.3
Eastern European 0.3
Haitian 0.2

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 89.8
Spanish 4.5
Chinese 0.8
French 0.7
Korean 0.5
Hindi 0.4
German 0.3
Other Asian languages 0.3
African languages 0.3
Arabic 0.2
Indic languages 0.2
Gujarathi 0.2
Russian 0.2
Vietnamese 0.1
French Creole 0.1
Japanese 0.1
Portuguese 0.1
Italian 0.1
Persian 0.1
Urdu 0.1

Foreign Born Atlanta Residents:
7.3%