Irondale, GA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Irondale, Georgia - Basic Facts

The Irondale Census Designated Place had a population of 7,825 as of July 1, 2016. Irondale ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Georgia. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Irondale is located at latitude 33.4825 and longitude -84.3656 in Clayton County. The formal boundaries for the Irondale Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.15 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Clayton County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 840 feet.

The Irondale Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402621) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Georgia is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Irondale Census Designated Place is located within Jonesboro Division of Clayton County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Irondale population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Irondale, GA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 7,825
Population in Households 7,825
Population in Familes 6,873
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 2,480
Diversity Index2 73


Total Households 2,446
Average Household Size 3.2
Family Households 1,893
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 2,707 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,807 (66.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 639 (23.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 261 ( 9.6%)
Median Home Value $106,839
Average Home Value $112,714


Median Household Income $45,043
Average Household Income $56,412
Per Capita Income $17,634
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.8% 0.72%
Households 0.59% 0.63%
Families 0.48% 0.55%
Median Household Income   3.06%
Per Capita Income   2.12%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Irondale, GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Irondale to the other 626 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 120 81st
Population Density1 # 40 94th
Diversity Index2 # 32 95th
Median Household Income # 193 69th
Per Capita Income # 435 31st

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