Atlanta

Atlanta may be the capital of Georgia, but it’s known for so much more, including its southern charm, world-class museums, diverse cuisine, and rich history. The city is also home to several professional sports teams, and it hosted the 2021 World Series Champions with the Atlanta Braves.

Overview for Atlanta, GA

492,204 people live in Atlanta, where the median age is 33.4 and the average individual income is $54,466. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

492,204

Total Population

33.4 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$54,466

Average individual Income

Atlanta may be the capital of Georgia, but it’s known for so much more, including its southern charm, world-class museums, diverse cuisine, and rich history. The city is also home to several professional sports teams, and it hosted the 2021 World Series Champions with the Atlanta Braves.
 
Among the many must-see attractions for families and individuals in this bustling city is the Georgia Aquarium, one of the world’s largest with over 100,000 marine animals. It’s located near Centennial Park, easily one of the best places for food and sightseeing. If you’re a fan of a certain classic beverage, then drink up everything the Coca-Cola Museum has to offer. Learn about its history and enjoy free taste tests and the chance to figure out the drink’s secret ingredient.
 
Other interesting spots are the Mercedes-Benz Stadium, home to the Atlanta Falcons, and to various concerts and events. There’s also CNN headquarters, where cable news fans can embark on a guided tour of its studios. Last but certainly not least is Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historic Park, a tribute to the civil rights leader that features his childhood home, the church in which he was baptized, and his gravesite.
 
Whether you’re interested in history, sports, food, or entertainment venues, Atlanta has something for everyone. It’s a great place to call home!
 
 

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Demographics and Employment Data for Atlanta, GA

Atlanta has 221,171 households, with an average household size of 2.06. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Atlanta do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 492,204 people call Atlanta home. The population density is 3,637.34 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

492,204

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

33.4

Median Age

48.95 / 51.05%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

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0-9 Years

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10-17 Years

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18-24 Years

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25-64 Years

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65-74 Years

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75+ Years

Education Level

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  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
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221,171

Total Households

2.06

Average Household Size

$54,466

Average individual Income

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Schools in Atlanta, GA

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The following schools are within or nearby Atlanta. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Kimberly Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Miles Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Bazoline E. Usher/Collier Heights Elmentary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 8th
3/5
PUBLIC
5th - 6th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
No rating available
Deerwood Academy School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
PUBLIC
K - 2nd
No rating available
Harriet Tubman School of Science & Technology
PUBLIC
K - 4th
No rating available
Continental Colony Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Fickett Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
West Manor Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Harper-Archer Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Atlanta Heights Charter School
PUBLIC
K - 8th
1/5
Peachtree Road Lutheran Preschool
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Rivers Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
PRIVATE
6th - 12th
No rating available
Brandon Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
Atlanta Classical Academy
PUBLIC
K - 12th
4/5
Christ The King School
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
The Cathedral Preschool
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Carlisle Montessori School Of Buckhead
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
PRIVATE
K - K
No rating available
Atlanta International School
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Garden Hills Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
Sutton Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
PRIVATE
6th - 12th
No rating available
Scott Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Morningside Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
APS-Forrest Hills Academy
PUBLIC
7th - 12th
No rating available
KIPP West Atlanta Young Scholars Academy
PUBLIC
5th - 8th
2/5
Burgess-Peterson Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
Atlanta Neighborhood Charter - Middle
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
KIPP Vision Primary
PUBLIC
K - 4th
1/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
John Lewis Invictus Academy
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
No rating available
Kindezi Old 4th Ward
PUBLIC
K - 8th
2/5
Ethos Classical Charter School
PUBLIC
K - 4th
No rating available
PRIVATE
6th - 12th
No rating available
Dar-Un-Noor Atlanta Science Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
Chi Montessori Academy Inc
PRIVATE
K - 2nd
No rating available
Light Of The World Of Atlanta
PRIVATE
K - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
K - 12th
No rating available
Wesley International Academy Charter Facility
PUBLIC
K - 8th
2/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Boyd Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Hutchinson Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
F. L. Stanton Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Dunbar Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Thomasville Heights Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Barack and Michelle Obama Academy
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Cleveland Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Cascade Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Peyton Forest Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Beecher Hills Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
Gideons Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
The John Hope-Charles Walter Hill Elementary Schools
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Atlanta Neighborhood Charter - Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
5th - 8th
3/5
Charles Drew Charter School Ja/Sa
PUBLIC
6th - 12th
4/5
Michael R. Hollis Innovation Academy
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
1/5
SLAM Academy of Atlanta
PUBLIC
K - 5th
No rating available
The Childrens School
PRIVATE
PreK - 7th
No rating available
The Ron Clark Academy
PRIVATE
5th - 8th
No rating available
Healing Waters Christian Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
King Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
Long Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
No rating available
David T Howard Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
Humphries Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Sylvan Hills Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
Slater Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
No rating available
M. A. Jones Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Perkerson Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Lin Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Centennial Academy
PUBLIC
K - 8th
2/5
Brown Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
Dobbs Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
PUBLIC
6th - 12th
1/5
Kipp Strive Academy
PUBLIC
5th - 8th
4/5
Corretta Scott King Womens' Leadership Academy
PUBLIC
6th - 12th
2/5
Westside Atlanta Charter School
PUBLIC
K - 8th
3/5
Kipp WAYS Primary School
PUBLIC
K - 4th
2/5
Booker T. Washington High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Genesis Innovation Academy for Girls
PUBLIC
K - 9th
3/5
Genesis Innovation Academy for Boys
PUBLIC
K - 9th
2/5
Berean Christian Junior Academy
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
Heritage Preparatory School Of Ga
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
St Nicholas Orthodox Academy
PRIVATE
1st - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Toomer Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Benteen Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Maynard H. Jackson- Junior High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
Charles R. Drew Charter School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
Parkside Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
Heritage Academy Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Early College High School at Carver
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
Hillside Conant School
PUBLIC
1st - 12th
No rating available
Springdale Park Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
KIPP Atlanta Collegiate Academy
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
KIPP Strive Primary
PUBLIC
K - 4th
3/5
Woodson Park Academy
PUBLIC
K - 6th
No rating available
South Atlanta High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Tuskegee Airman Global Academy
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Greater Atlanta Adventist Academy
PRIVATE
K - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
8th - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Cristo Rey Atlanta Jesuit High School
PRIVATE
9th - 10th
No rating available
Tamu S. Kanyama Prep Academy
PRIVATE
9th - 11th
No rating available
PRIVATE
K - 12th
No rating available
Jackson Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
5/5
PRIVATE
PreK - 6th
No rating available
Holy Spirit Prepartory School
PRIVATE
K - 12th
No rating available
Smith Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
North Atlanta High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
K - 12th
No rating available

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