U.S. Beacon September 21, 2021

Atlanta, GA

Fulton County, Georgia

Latitude: 33.759506     Longitude: -84.403176
Population 470,688 (2005)
Elevation of Atlanta, Georgia: 1050 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:1304000, place: Atlanta city, Georgia)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 113,134 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 8,389 (7.42%)
Kindergarten: 5,615 (4.96%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 43,274 (38.25%)
High school (grades 9-12): 20,420 (18.05%)
College or graduate school: 35,436 (31.32%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 268,246 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 19,292 (7.19%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 42,660 (15.9%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 59,876 (22.32%)
Some college, no degree: 43,869 (16.35%)
Associate degree: 9,620 (3.59%)
Bachelor's degree: 55,982 (20.87%)
Graduate or professional degree: 36,947 (13.77%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 76.9%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 34.6%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 337,572 (100%)
Never married: 153,542 (45.48%)
Now married, except separated: 106,078 (31.42%)
Separated: 13,757 (4.08%)
Total Widowed: 26,089 (7.73%)
Widowed Female: 21,066 (6.24%)
Total Divorced: 38,106 (11.29%)
Divorced Female: 21,753 (6.44%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 11,563 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 5,947 (51.43%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 323,370 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 29,647 (9.17%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 88,898 (100%)
--With a disability: 8,468 (9.53%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 251,699 (100%)
--With a disability: 56,080 (22.28%)
----Percent employed: 50.2%
--No disability: 195,619 (77.72%)
----Percent employed: 71.8%
Population 65 years and over: 40,120 (100%)
--With a disability: 20,064 (50.01%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 389,992 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 172,519 (44.24%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 201,498 (51.67%)
--Same county: 104,839 (26.88%)
--Different county: 96,659 (24.78%)
----Same state: 45,294 (11.61%)
----Different state: 51,365 (13.17%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 15,975 (4.1%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 416,629 (100%)
Native: 389,277 (93.43%)
--Born in United States: 386,036 (100%)
----State of residence: 243,840 (58.53%)
----Different state: 142,196 (34.13%)
--Born outside United States: 3,241 (0.78%)
Foreign born: 27,352 (6.57%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 18,326 (4.4%)
--Naturalized citizen: 6,715 (1.61%)
--Not a citizen: 20,637 (4.95%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 27,352 (100%)
Europe: 3,918 (14.32%)
Asia: 5,936 (21.7%)
Africa: 2,818 (10.3%)
Oceania: 131 (0.48%)
Latin America: 13,576 (49.63%)
Northern America: 973 (3.56%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 389,992 (100%)
English only: 347,775 (89.17%)
Language other than English: 42,217 (10.83%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 19,269 (4.94%)
--Spanish: 23,097 (5.92%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 12,729 (3.26%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 11,271 (2.89%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 3,221 (0.83%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 5,024 (1.29%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 2,485 (0.64%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 416,629 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 358,245% (85.99%)
Arab: 963 (0.23%)
Czech: 781 (0.19%)
Danish: 613 (0.15%)
Dutch: 2,090 (0.5%)
English: 24,686 (5.93%)
French (except Basque): 4,984 (1.2%)
French Canadian: 850 (0.2%)
German: 18,709 (4.49%)
Greek: 913 (0.22%)
Hungarian: 809 (0.19%)
Irish: 18,596 (4.46%)
Italian: 6,609 (1.59%)
Lithuanian: 509 (0.12%)
Norwegian: 1,310 (0.31%)
Polish: 3,441 (0.83%)
Portuguese: 222 (0.05%)
Russian: 3,233 (0.78%)
Scotch-Irish: 6,088 (1.46%)
Scottish: 6,711 (1.61%)
Slovak: 239 (0.06%)
Subsaharan African: 7,699 (1.85%)
Swedish: 1,738 (0.42%)
Swiss: 621 (0.15%)
Ukrainian: 419 (0.1%)
United States or American: 12,412 (2.98%)
Welsh: 1,472 (0.35%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 2,406 (0.58%)
Other ancestries: 229,122 (54.99%)

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