Decatur Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

Decatur Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 24,002 4.1%
Male Population 10,550 6.1%
Female Population 13,452 2.6%
Male Population 43.95 %
Female Population 56.05 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 36.8 2.8%
Citizen US Born 21,556 5.1%
Citizen not US Born 1,545 -3.3%
Not Citizen 901 -4.4%
Citizen US Born 89.81 %
Citizen not US Born 6.44 %
Not Citizen 3.75 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 166 -30.8%
Moved from Same Country 1,401 -0.8%
Moved from Same State 478 -43.2%
Moved from Different State 1,136 15.3%
Same House as Last Year 20,464 6.7%
Moved from Abroad 0.7 %
Moved from Same Country 5.93 %
Moved from Same State 2.02 %
Moved from Different State 4.8 %
Same House as Last Year 86.55 %

Occupational Employment in Decatur top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 10,491 4.0%
Blue Collar 439 -23.1%
White Collar 95.98 %
Blue Collar 4.02 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 1,557 5.5%
Private Companies 5,501 -1.0%
Governmental Workers 1,579 12.3%
Not for Profit Companies 2,293 3.2%
Self Employees 14.25 %
Private Companies 50.33 %
Governmental Workers 14.45 %
Not for Profit Companies 20.98 %

Number of Households in Decatur top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 8,841 4.3%
Average People Per Household 3 0.0%
Family Households 5,597 7.6%
Non-family Households 3,244 -1.1%
Family Households 63.31 %
Non-family Households 36.69 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 3,774 7.1%
Households without Children 5,067 2.3%
Households with Children 42.69 %
Households without Children 57.31 %

Median and Average Income in Decatur top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $146,568.00 10.8%
Median Household Income $106,088.00 14.0%
People below Poverty Level 1,924 -27.0%
People above Poverty Level 20,860 8.8%

Housing in Decatur top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 9,624 6.0%
Median Year Built 1971 0.1%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 1,936 5.1%
Built between 1940 and 1949 1,027 10.0%
Built between 1950 and 1959 1,188 6.2%
Built between 1960 and 1969 593 -7.1%
Built between 1970 and 1979 1,047 12.5%
Built between 1980 and 1989 796 -2.7%
Built between 1990 and 1999 586 9.1%
Built between 2000 and 2009 1,340 12.0%
Built in 2010 or Later 1,111 4.5%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 8,841 4.3%
Owner Occupied 5,852 5.3%
Renter Occupied 2,989 2.3%
Owner Occupied 66.19 %
Renter Occupied 33.81 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 4,446 6.3%
Without Mortgage 1,406 2.4%
Median Value with Mortgage $541,800.00 9.8%
Median Value without Mortgage $461,200.00 19.2%
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,762.00 7.8%
With Mortgage 75.97 %
Without Mortgage 24.03 %

Decatur Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 88 -65.8%
Some High School 2,361 1.7%
Some College 1,722 0.4%
Associate Degree 572 4.0%
Bachelor's Degree 5,179 5.3%
Graduate Degree 5,883 9.1%
No High School 0.54 %
Some High School 14.51 %
Some College 13.43 %
Associate Degree 3.52 %
Bachelor's Degree 31.84 %
Graduate Degree %

Marital Status in Decatur top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 5,188 -1.8%
Married 9,353 8.0%
Separated 206 -11.6%
Widowed 980 16.0%
Divorced 1,794 3.5%
Never Married 29.96 %
Married 54.02 %
Separated 1.19 %
Widowed 5.66 %
Divorced 10.36 %

Means of Transport to Work in Decatur top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 7,276 -0.8%
Bus or TrolleyBus 424 39.0%
Subway or Elevated 0 N/A
Railroad 0 N/A
Ferryboat 0 N/A
Bicycle 276 30.2%
Motorcycle 0 -100.0%
TaxiCab 57 90.0%
Walk 681 4.6%

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2019 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.

No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Zip codes included in this demographic data: 30030

Recently added listings in Decatur top

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Decatur is an area in Decatur,DeKalb County,Georgia with a population of 24,002. There are 10,550 male residents living in Decatur and 13,452 female residents. The total number of households is 8,841 with 3 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 37 with 9,353 people being married and 8,168 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 95.98% white collar employees and 4.02% blue collar employees in Decatur..
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