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DeKalb County, Georgia; Decatur County, Georgia; Tattnall County, Georgia; Montgomery County, Georgia

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DeKalb County, Georgia
Decatur County, Georgia
Tattnall County, Georgia
Montgomery County, Georgia
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 759,297 26,404 25,286 9,172
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 759,297 26,404 25,286 9,172
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 691,961 27,842 25,510 9,181
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 9.7% -5.2% -0.9% -0.1%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 691,893 27,842 25,520 9,123
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.9%
6.9%
5.0%
5.3%
Persons under 18 years, percent
23.0%
24.3%
20.4%
20.0%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
12.9%
16.7%
15.0%
17.5%
Female persons, percent
52.8%
51.5%
42.7%
49.3%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
35.9%
54.2%
67.2%
71.9%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
54.8%
42.7%
29.5%
25.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.5%
0.8%
0.7%
0.1%
Asian alone, percent(a)
6.5%
0.7%
0.7%
0.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
0.2%
0.2%
Z
Two or More Races, percent
2.2%
1.5%
1.8%
1.4%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
8.5%
6.5%
12.2%
7.0%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
29.3%
49.4%
57.5%
66.1%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 36,189 1,257 1,889 424
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 16.0% 2.7% 5.0% 5.1%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 317,646 12,245 10,082 4,001
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 54.6% 57.5% 67.2% 69.2%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $215,600 $110,900 $89,200 $84,000
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $1,573 $1,076 $1,027 $1,077
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $550 $365 $374 $360
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $1,169 $677 $543 $627
Building permits, 2019 2,022 52 28 15
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 282,436 10,084 8,241 3,097
Persons per household, 2015-2019 2.61 2.53 2.31 2.66
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 83.2% 85.1% 78.2% 86.2%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 18.9% 3.3% 13.1% 6.7%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 93.3% 68.6% 85.5% 85.1%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 85.0% 55.4% 72.8% 75.7%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 89.3% 82.5% 75.8% 81.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 44.2% 13.8% 13.2% 16.0%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 7.1% 11.2% 11.1% 12.5%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
17.1%
18.4%
19.7%
18.3%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 69.2% 52.2% 40.3% 51.3%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 65.9% 49.8% 51.5% 48.9%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,358,124 D D 2,457
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 4,808,798 D 99,830 1,205
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 3,630,768 D 7,330 D
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 5,554,714 D 212,863 17,852
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 7,956,518 324,740 103,023 46,666
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $11,252 $11,805 $4,059 $5,236
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 32.3 22.9 25.1 25.2
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $62,399 $41,481 $40,730 $41,996
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $36,077 $21,568 $18,319 $22,477
Persons in poverty, percent
12.9%
23.4%
26.5%
19.4%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 17,169 584 305 106
Total employment, 2018 282,632 6,602 3,592 1,143
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 15,519,010 232,593 119,575 31,399
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 3.9% 5.3% 8.3% 1.1%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 83,364 1,836 1,319 569
All firms, 2012 81,968 2,634 1,512 468
Men-owned firms, 2012 38,927 1,314 786 278
Women-owned firms, 2012 37,903 956 667 163
Minority-owned firms, 2012 47,438 887 322 68
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 32,621 1,636 1,164 384
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 7,673 225 231 29
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 71,907 2,218 1,253 416
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 2,585.7 46.6 53.2 38.1
Land area in square miles, 2010 267.58 597.14 479.40 239.52
FIPS Code 13089 13087 13267 13209
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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