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North Decatur is a suburb of Atlanta with a population of 16,701. North Decatur is in DeKalb County and is one of the best places to live in Georgia. Living in North Decatur offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In North Decatur there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in North Decatur and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in North Decatur are above average.

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Population
16,701

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$295,800
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,205
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    43%
  • Own
    57%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
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Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
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Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    5%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    20%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    18%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    33%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    37%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    15%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    9%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    6%
    national  12%

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