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The 2016 Atlanta, Georgia, population is 463,878. There are 3,485 people per square mile (population density).

Family in Atlanta, Georgia

The median age is 33.3. The US median is 37.4. 29.72% of people in Atlanta, Georgia, are married. 11.05% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.25 people. 23.08% of people are married, with children. 26.72% have children, but are single.

Race in Atlanta, Georgia

36.41% of people are white, 52.39% are black, 3.76% are asian, 0.12% are native american, and 0.17% claim 'Other'.

5.56% of the people in Atlanta, Georgia, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 94.44% are non-hispanic).

  PEOPLEAtlanta, GeorgiaUnited States
  Population  463,878321,418,820
  Population - 2010  413,462308,745,538
  Population - 2000  416,474285,036,114
  Population - 1990  394,017251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  17.73%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  11.38%12.76%
  Pop. Density  3,48591
  Land Area  1333,531,905
  Water Area  1264,837
  Median Age  33.337.4
  Female Population  50.54%50.81%
  Male Population  49.46%49.19%
  White  36.41%62.77%
  Black  52.39%12.24%
  Asian  3.76%4.95%
  Native American  0.12%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.03%0.16%
  Other  0.17%0.20%
  Two or More Races  1.56%2.13%
  Hispanic  5.56%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic  94.44%83.10%
  Households  181,681116,211,000
  Family Households  78,69176,958,100
  Non Family Households  102,99039,253,000
  Household Size  2.252.63
  Married Population  29.72%50.58%
  Single Population  70.28%49.42%
  Now Married  27.36%48.41%
  Married but Separated  2.36%2.17%
  Never Married  53.71%32.55%
  Widowed  5.52%5.95%
  Divorced  11.05%10.92%
  Married, w/children  23.08%31.68%
  Married, no children  33.50%41.44%
  Single, w/children  26.72%16.94%
  Single, no children  16.70%9.95%

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The "A" is NOT all that it's cracked up to be!! - 6/5/2018
The "A" is NOT all that it's cracked up to be!! Why? Cost of living, auto insurance, traffic, drivers, people, roads, pay, lenox mall, transit, buckhead, atmosphere,... (Read More)

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Small town wants to be big city - 3/12/2018
Here's the real about Atlanta. To sum it up its kid who thinks they're grown cause they're in high school but compared to the juniors and seniors is still a wet behind... (Read More)

High violent crime rate, traffic, hot, and low pay - 11/18/2017
We lived in Atlanta for 3 years before moving due to one of the highest violent crime rates in the country. A friend got shot and killed at an ATM machine while taking... (Read More)

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