Decatur, GA
Demographic Data



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Decatur 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:   2017 (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

Decatur Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
25,732

Age

PEOPLE OF Georgia DETAILS
Under 5 Years 9.87
5 To 17 20.96
18 To 24 7.89
25 To 34 10.42
35 To 54 29.70
55 To 64 9.38
65 Years And Over 11.79

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 7.2
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 94.7
COLLEGE GRADUATES 71.7

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Decatur 48043 41091.658530326844 #BED630
USA 31177 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Decatur 92263 42674.7581697079 #BED630
USA 57652 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
15.6%

Employment Industries in Decatur

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Professional, scientific, and technical services 19.5
Education 18.4
Healthcare 13.1
Public Service 5.9
Manufacturing 5.8
Information Technology 5.0
Accommodation 4.9
Other 4.9
Finance 4.8
Retail 3.6
Construction 2.8
Transportation 2.7
Real estate 2.3
Administration 2.1

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 66.5
Black Or African American 21.2
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.5
Asian 4.1
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 3.8
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 3.8

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
English 17.7
German 12.9
Irish 10.2
Scottish 4.8
French 3.6
European 3.5
Italian 3.3
Scots-Irish 2.5
Somalian 2.2
Polish 1.7
British 1.6
Russian 1.5
Welsh 1.3
Swedish 1.2
French Canadian 1.1
Dutch 1.0
Eastern European 1.0
African 0.8
Northern European 0.8
Latvian 0.6

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 88.2
African languages 3.5
Spanish 2.6
Chinese 0.9
German/Yiddish 0.7
Native American languages 0.5
Langs. of India 0.4
French 0.4
Portuguese 0.4
Arabic 0.2
Italian 0.2
Serbo-Croatian 0.2
Slavic languages 0.2
Polish 0.1
Pacific Island languages 0.1
Korean 0.1
Japanese 0.1
Other Asian languages 0.1
Urdu 0.1
Russian 0.1

Foreign Born Decatur Residents:
9.7%