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Douglasville
  • Suburb of Atlanta, GA

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade B
  5. Good for Families
    grade B
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade B
  8. Weather
    grade B+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B minus
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A minus
  12. Commute
    grade C+

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Douglasville is a suburb of Atlanta with a population of 35,252. Douglasville is in Douglas County. Living in Douglasville offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Douglasville there are a lot of parks. Many families and young professionals live in Douglasville and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Douglasville are above average.

About

About Douglasville...
Population
35,252

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$274,500
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,344
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    51%
  • Own
    49%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    525.7
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    8.3
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    66.1
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    57.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    308.3
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    4,445.2
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    297.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    15%
  • 35-44 years
    18%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    10%
  • 65+ years
    12%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    15%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    21%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    30%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    25%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    national  11%

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