DeKalb County, Georgia's estimated population is 772,470 with a growth rate of 0.57% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. DeKalb County, Georgia is the 5th largest county in Georgia. The 2010 Population was 692,443 and has seen a growth of 11.56% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 97.49%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 69.91%.
81.15% of DeKalb County, Georgia residents speak only English, while 18.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.61% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in DeKalb County, Georgia is Native, with 29.77% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in DeKalb County, Georgia is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.42%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in DeKalb County, Georgia
84.00% of DeKalb County, Georgia residents were born in the United States, with 46.12% having been born in Georgia. 9.28% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.