The table below compares DeKalb County to the other 159 counties and county equivalents in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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.
|Total Population||# 4||98th|
|Population Density1||# 1||100th|
|Diversity Index2||# 14||92nd|
|Median Household Income||# 29||82nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 10||94th|
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|Population in Households||689,404|
|Population in Familes||519,362|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||12,457|
|Average Household Size||2.49|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||309,415 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||147,967 (47.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||129,094 (41.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||32,354 (10.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$226,769|
|Average Home Value||$307,491|
|Median Household Income||$49,561|
|Average Household Income||$70,980|
|Per Capita Income||$28,212|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.21%|
|Per Capita Income||3.45%|
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