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McDonough
  • Suburb of Atlanta, GA

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grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade C
  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
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B minus
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade B+
  12. Commute
    grade B minus

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McDonough is a suburb of Atlanta with a population of 24,852. McDonough is in Henry County. Living in McDonough offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. In McDonough there are a lot of parks. Many families and young professionals live in McDonough and residents tend to be liberal.

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About McDonough...
Population
24,852

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$164,100
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,137
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    55%
  • Own
    45%
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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
    201.7
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    7.6
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    19
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    45.7
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    392
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,150.2
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    239.8
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    13%
  • 18-24 years
    12%
  • 25-34 years
    15%
  • 35-44 years
    16%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    8%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    10%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    21%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    32%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    30%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    7%
    national  12%

Working in McDonough

Jobs
grade B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$63,108
National
$62,843

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