Douglasville, GA Profile: Facts & Data


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Douglasville, Georgia - Basic Facts

The City of Douglasville had a population of 33,415 as of July 1, 2018. Douglasville 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 Douglasville is located at latitude 33.7383 and longitude -84.7072 in Douglas County. The formal boundaries for the City of Douglasville (see map below) encompass a land area of 22.47 sq. miles and a water area of 0.13 sq. miles. Douglas County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,201 feet.

The City of Douglasville (GNIS ID: 2404241) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Georgia is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Douglasville is located within Douglasville-Lithia Springs Division of Douglas County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Douglasville: Skin Chestnut, Skint Chestnut.

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Douglasville, GA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 33,415
Population in Households 32,521
Population in Familes 26,630
Population in Group Qrtrs 894
Population Density2 1,487
Diversity Index3 61


Median Household Income $54,106
Average Household Income $73,416
Per Capita Income $27,827


Total Housing Units 13,773 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,281 (45.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,274 (45.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,218 ( 8.8%)
Median Home Value $167,791
Average Home Value $210,785


Total Households 12,555
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 8,439
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.93% 1.23%
Households 0.94% 1.23%
Families 1.13% 1.12%
Median Household Income   1.6%
Per Capita Income   2.41%

Douglasville, GA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Douglasville to the other 626 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 31 95th
Population Density # 93 85th
Diversity Index # 137 78th
Median Household Income # 123 81st
Per Capita Income # 107 83rd

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