GA

National Population : 333,590,059
Georgia State Population : 10,835,660

About Atlanta, GA

Atlanta, GA is located in Cobb County in the state of Georgia.

The total City Population for Atlanta is about 1,064,146 with about 1,441 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 5,449,398.

The Average Home Value is $296,064.86, which is roughly 53% higher than the Average Home Value of $139,998.00 for the state of Georgia, and roughly 36% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $64,151.03, which is roughly 23% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,600.00 for the state of Georgia, and roughly 10% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Atlanta is about 7.7%.

Georgia is ranked #51 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 7.47 out of 100.

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Voting

Cobb County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 25.42% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 56.34%
Republican: 42.02%
Libertarian: 1.64%


Nearby Locations

Decatur, GA (5.54 mi.)
Hapeville, GA (6.37 mi.)
East Point, GA (6.94 mi.)
Avondale Est, GA (7.22 mi.)
Conley, GA (7.31 mi.)
Scottdale, GA (7.83 mi.)
College Park, GA (8.65 mi.)
Vinings, GA (9.05 mi.)
Brookhaven, GA (9.17 mi.)
Sandy Spgs, GA (9.17 mi.)
Forest Park, GA (9.42 mi.)
Gillem Enclv, GA (9.42 mi.)
Fort Gillem, GA (9.42 mi.)
Clarkston, GA (9.48 mi.)
Mableton, GA (10.18 mi.)
Ellenwood, GA (10.70 mi.)
Smyrna, GA (10.84 mi.)
Stone Mountain, GA (11.14 mi.)
Stone Mtn, GA (11.14 mi.)
Chamblee, GA (11.18 mi.)
Tucker, GA (11.46 mi.)
Morrow, GA (12.02 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 30303, 30305, 30306, 30307, 30308, 30309, 30310, 30311, 30312, 30313, 30314, 30315, 30316, 30317, 30318, 30319, 30322, 30324, 30326, 30327, 30328, 30329, 30331, 30332, 30334, 30336, 30337, 30338, 30339, 30340, 30341, 30342, 30344, 30345, 30346, 30349, 30350, 30354, 30360, 30363
Latitude : 33.875915
Longitude : -84.454631
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 879 ft.
Area Code(s) : 404, 470, 678, 770

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.07
Male Population Estimate : 41.76%
Female Population Estimate : 42.84%
Median Age : 32.9
Male Median Age : 33.1
Female Median Age : 31.3

White Population Estimate : 37.07%
Black Population Estimate : 39.44%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 9.41%
Asian Population Estimate : 3.99%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.08%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.82%
Other Population Estimate : 5.02%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Atlanta specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Cobb County: About 4 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Cobb County: About 266 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Cobb County is about 1% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 8% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.