Atlanta, GA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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Updated: 2022-04-08
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Atlanta, Georgia Info Snack

Population
497,642
Unemployment
6.6%
Poverty
19.2%
Median Home
$314,400
Median Income
$64,179
Median Rent
$1,227

Atlanta SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
9.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9.5
Education
8.5
Commute
6

Atlanta, GA Cost Of Living

107
Atlanta's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Atlanta Georgia National Average
Overall 107 91 100
Services 102 98 100
Groceries 106 95 100
Health 100 99 100
Housing 116 87 100
Transportation 104 98 100
Utilities 85 91 100

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Population over time in Atlanta

Year Population % Change
2020 497,642 3.7%
2019 479,655 3.1%
2018 465,230 1.9%
2017 456,378 1.7%
2016 448,901 1.9%
2015 440,641 1.9%
2014 432,589 1.6%
2013 425,931 1.6%
2012 419,250 1.4%
2011 413,462 -

Race / Ethnicity in Atlanta

White
38.0% (189,102)
African American
49.3% (245,108)
American Indian
0.2% (1,132)
Asian
4.7% (23,564)
Hawaiian
0.0% (127)
Other
0.4% (1,910)
Two Or More
2.4% (12,109)
Hispanic
4.9% (24,590)
Race Atlanta GA USA
White 38.0% 52.1% 60.1%
African American 49.3% 31.1% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 4.7% 4.1% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.4% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.4% 2.5% 2.8%
Hispanic 4.9% 9.6% 18.2%

Gender in Atlanta

Female
51.3% (255,321)
Male
48.7% (242,320)
Gender Atlanta GA USA
Female 51.3% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 48.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Atlanta for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (9,952)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (29,858)
High School / GED
19.0% (94,551)
Some College
14.0% (69,669)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (24,882)
Bachelor's Degree
30.0% (149,292)
Master's Degree
16.0% (79,622)
Professional Degree
5.0% (24,882)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (14,929)
Education Atlanta GA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 19.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 14.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 30.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 16.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 5.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Atlanta, Georgia

Less than $10,000
9.8% (4,860,346)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.1% (2,544,651)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.9% (4,443,137)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.6% (3,776,389)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.0% (4,969,967)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.0% (7,477,847)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.9% (5,409,147)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.6% (6,288,893)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.7% (3,312,695)
$200,000 or more
13.4% (6,681,125)
Income Atlanta GA USA
Less than $10,000 9.8% 6.6% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.1% 4.2% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.9% 9.0% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.6% 9.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.0% 12.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.0% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.9% 12.7% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.6% 14.9% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.7% 6.3% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 13.4% 7.1% 8.3%

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