Doraville, GA


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Doraville is a somewhat small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 10,896 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Doraville is the 103rd largest community in Georgia.

Doraville is a blue-collar town, with 36.37% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Doraville is a city of service providers, construction workers and builders, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Doraville who work in food service (10.26%), sales jobs (9.89%), and maintenance occupations (9.87%).

Despite being a small city, Doraville has a lot of people using the bus to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the bus are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.

The education level of Doraville citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 19.69% of adults 25 and older in Doraville have a college degree.

The per capita income in Doraville in 2010 was $17,590, which is middle income relative to Georgia, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $70,360 for a family of four. However, Doraville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Doraville is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Doraville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Doraville, accounting for 52.31% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Doraville residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Doraville include German, Irish, Dutch, and Italian.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Doraville's cultural character, accounting for 50.46% of the city’s population.

The most common language spoken in Doraville is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Chinese.