Atlanta, GA
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Atlanta Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2016 (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
472,522

Age

PEOPLE OF Georgia DETAILS
Under 5 Years 5.94
5 To 17 12.78
18 To 24 13.90
25 To 34 20.21
35 To 54 26.62
55 To 64 9.72
65 Years And Over 10.84

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 9.6
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 89.5
COLLEGE GRADUATES 48.3

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Atlanta 38686 34583.823661537426 #BED630
USA 29829 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Atlanta 49398 23810.546762589925 #EE2025
USA 55322 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
24.0%

Employment Industries in Atlanta

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Professional, scientific, and technical services 15.3
Education 11.6
Healthcare 10.0
Retail 9.7
Accommodation 9.1
Finance 5.7
Manufacturing 5.3
Administration 4.7
Other 4.6
Transportation 4.5
Public Service 4.1
Information Technology 3.9
Construction 2.8
Real estate 2.7
Arts 2.6
Wholesale 2.5


Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 37.2
Black Or African American 51.9
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.2
Asian 4.0
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 2.0
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 4.8

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
English 7.1
German 5.7
Irish 5.1
Italian 2.2
European 2.0
Scottish 1.8
French 1.6
Polish 1.3
African 1.1
Scots-Irish 1.1
British 0.8
Russian 0.8
Dutch 0.6
Welsh 0.5
Swedish 0.5
Jamaican 0.5
Norwegian 0.4
Greek 0.3
Haitian 0.2
Eastern European 0.2

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 90.2
Spanish 4.4
Langs. of India 0.9
French 0.7
Chinese 0.7
Korean 0.5
German/Yiddish 0.4
Other Asian languages 0.3
African languages 0.3
Arabic 0.3
Vietnamese 0.1
Russian 0.1
French Creole 0.1
Native American languages 0.1
Slavic languages 0.1
Persian 0.1
Portuguese 0.1
West Germanic languages 0.1
Urdu 0.1
Japanese 0.1

Foreign Born Atlanta Residents:
7.0%