Norcross is a city located in Gwinnett County Georgia. With a 2020 population of 18,827, it is the 57th largest city in Georgia and the 2429th largest city in the United States. Norcross is currently growing at a rate of 4.49% annually and its population has increased by 9.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 17,209 in 2020. Spanning over 6 miles, Norcross has a population density of 3,087 people per square mile.
The average household income in Norcross is $72,272 with a poverty rate of 14.95%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,285 per month, and the median house value is $230,300. The median age in Norcross is 31.1 years, 31.1 years for males, and 31.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Norcrosswas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.07%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 49.29%.
49.90% of Norcross residents speak only English, while 50.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 37.62% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Norcross is Hispanic, with 24.12% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Norcross is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.57%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.11%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Norcross
66.30% of Norcross residents were born in the United States, with 40.30% having been born in Georgia. 23.38% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.