Duluth, GA
Real Estate & Demographic Data

Duluth profile

Living in Duluth

Duluth is a medium-sized city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 31,864 people and 22 constituent neighborhoods, Duluth is the 36th largest community in Georgia.

Duluth real estate is some of the most expensive in Georgia, although Duluth house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Also of interest is that Duluth has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Of important note, Duluth is also a city of artists. Duluth has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Duluth’s character.

A relatively large number of people in Duluth telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 12.49% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

One downside of living in Duluth is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Duluth, the average commute to work is 31.36 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Duluth. 53.24% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.

The per capita income in Duluth in 2018 was $36,472, which is wealthy relative to Georgia, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $145,888 for a family of four. However, Duluth contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Duluth is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Duluth home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Duluth residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Duluth also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 15.73% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Duluth include German, English, Irish, European, and Scots-Irish.

Duluth also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 33.35%.

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