North Decatur, Georgia Population 2024

17,183

North Decatur is a city located in DeKalb County Georgia. North Decatur has a 2024 population of 17,183. North Decatur is currently declining at a rate of annually and its population has increased by 8.53% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 15,833 in 2020.

The average household income in North Decatur is $136,615 with a poverty rate of 9.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in North Decatur is 40.2 years, 41 years for males, and 38.7 years for females.

North Decatur Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of North Decatur was:

  • White: 65.5%
  • Black or African American: 15.05%
  • Asian: 10.42%
  • Two or more races: 7.8%
  • Other race: 0.9%
  • Native American: 0.17%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.16%
State
Georgia
Land Area (mi²)
4.9 sq mi
Density (mi²)
3,498.70/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
8.53% (1,350)
The current population of North Decatur, Georgia is 17,183 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 15,833.

North Decatur, Georgia Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White11,25565.5%
Black or African American2,58615.05%
Asian1,79010.42%
Two or more races1,3407.8%
Other race1540.9%
Native American300.17%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander280.16%
showing: 7 rows

White

Black or African American

Asian

Two or more races

Other race

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

North Decatur Population by Race

North Decatur Population Pyramid 2024

North Decatur Median Age

40.2

Total

41

Male

38.7

Female

North Decatur Adults

There are 14,260 adults, (3,149 of whom are seniors) in North Decatur.

North Decatur Age Dependency

54.6

Age Dependency Ratio

28.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.3

Child Dependency Ratio

North Decatur Sex Ratio

Female9,32954.29%
Male7,85445.71%

North Decatur Population by Age

North Decatur Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All8,0662.1157.342.7
Non Family4,1641.3843.756.3
Married3,2042.974.525.5
Female5352.8269.730.3
Male1632.9126.473.6
showing: 5 rows

2.87

Average Family Size

2.11

Average Household Size

57.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

North Decatur Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

North Decatur Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

North Decatur Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 89.59%.

North Decatur Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$68,804

Average Earnings

$83,333

Average Male

$58,978

Average Female

North Decatur Earnings by Educational Attainment

North Decatur Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

North Decatur Language

83.43% of North Decatur residents speak only English, while 16.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 6.01% of the population.

North Decatur Language

North Decatur Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White10,8516776.24%
Asian1,79050828.38%
Black2,50130212.08%
Multiple1,33514010.49%
Native3030100%
Hispanic1,005121.19%
Other15485.19%
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9.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.48%

Male Poverty Rate

11.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in North Decatur

The race most likely to be in poverty in North Decatur is Native, with 100% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in North Decatur is Hispanic, with 1.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.37%.

North Decatur Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade44.64%
High School14.78%
Bachelors or Greater7.87%
Some College5.53%
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North Decatur Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed27.57%
Female Employed5.89%
Male Employed3.12%
Female Unemployed2.7%
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North Decatur Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

North Decatur Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

North Decatur Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

46.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.2%

Male Marriage Rate

44.4%

Female Marriage Rate

North Decatur Married by Age and Sex

male

female

North Decatur Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

North Decatur Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

North Decatur Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

712

Number of Veterans

495

Male Veterans

217

Female Veterans

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North Decatur Veterans by War

count

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North Decatur Veterans by Age

count

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North Decatur Veterans by Race

North Decatur Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

2.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.7%

Veteran Disability Rate

North Decatur Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

68.5%

Labor Force Participation

65.3%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

North Decatur Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

North Decatur Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

North Decatur Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

33.67%

Born in North Decatur

83.94%

Native Born

16.06%

Foreign Born

8.21%

Non Citizen

7.85%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

83.94% of North Decatur residents were born in the United States, with 33.67% having been born in Georgia. 8.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

North Decatur Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202417,183
202317,183
202217,1838144.97%
202116,3695363.39%
202015,833-868-5.2%
201916,701-597-3.45%
201817,2983542.09%
201716,9442921.75%
201616,652-388-2.28%
201517,040170.1%
201417,0235633.42%
201316,460-682-3.98%
201217,142-167-0.96%
201117,3096113.66%
201016,698
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North Decatur Population by Year