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DeKalb County, GA

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DeKalb County, GA
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatDecatur, GA
  • Population691,893
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 267.5799
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 2585.6999

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)2010691,89386 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)20102,585.7055 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)201854.9%71 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)20188.6%881 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201311 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20193.4%1841 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)2016593.502991 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201623.0%2440 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)20168.601695 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201827.8%3003 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)201611144 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)20155.8%2927 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201822.3%1087 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$1,335,093,000.00115 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)201711287 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201193.231502 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201966.8%909 of 1006
Second Highest 1-hour Carbon Monoxide Measurement (County)20191.3099 of 165
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)20182833 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201113.27411 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2009$3,258,343.3992 of 1369
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$10,570,556,000.00153 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20102.8%698 of 2773
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201246.2%82 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201872143 of 1961
Inmates Executed, All Races (Cumulative Since 1977) (County)1977-20181198 of 198
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2017-201836268 of 389
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)201010,37277 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)20130.003019 of 3019
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$527,000,000.00251 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$12,455,000,000.00130 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$1,801,000,000.00109 of 2178
Population (County)2050854,000100 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$232,957.00557 of 3112
Total Employees (County)2050626,00098 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)205075,00098 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)20502,37531 of 2780
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