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Atlanta
  • City in Georgia

Atlanta Residents

Atlanta Residents Overview

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
494,838
Unemployment Rate
4%
Poverty Rate
17.7%
Non-Citizens
4.4%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the people who live in your area?
Based on 86 responses
  • Diverse
    58%
  • Neighborly
    17%
  • Beginning stages of gentrification
    7%
  • Family oriented
    6%
  • Beginning stages of diversification
    5%
  • Progressive
    5%
  • Nosy
    2%

Atlanta Demographics

Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    25%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    32%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    19%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    17%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    7%
    national  11%
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    47%
  • White
    39%
  • Hispanic
    5%
  • Asian
    5%
  • Two or more races
    3%
  • Other race
    0%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    0%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    0%
Gender
  • Female
    51%
  • Male
    49%
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    7%
  • 18-24 years
    13%
  • 25-34 years
    22%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    10%
  • 65+ years
    12%

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Income

Median Household Income
$77,655
National
$75,149
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    21%
  • $25-$44k
    12%
  • $45-$74k
    16%
  • $75-$149k
    27%
  • $150k+
    25%
Median Individual Income
$45,956
National
$37,585
Individual Income Brackets
  • <$15k
    23%
  • $15-$34k
    20%
  • $35-$64k
    19%
  • $65k+
    38%

Community

Poll
68%
of residents say there is a good sense of community. 85 responses
Poll
57%
of people say LGBTQ+ residents are treated the same as non-LGBTQ+ residents. 87 responses
Poll
What is the most helpful tip for a new resident to know before moving to your area?
Based on 45 responses
  • Get used to traffic
    80%
  • Get involved in the community
    11%
  • Get to know your neighbors
    9%

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