FACRFA                          Beginning FACT SHEET (2013)

PLACE OF BIRTH

 

 

Foreign born

1,461

+/-476

3.7%

+/-1.2%

Born in Georgia

28,675

+/-1,544

72.3%

+/-1.3%

Born in different state

8,624

+/-803

21.7%

+/-1.7%

Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. island areas or  aboard to American parents

248

+/-215

0.6%

+/-0.5%

RACE

 

 

Hispanic or Latino (of any race)

1,094

+/-521

2.8%

+/-1.3%

White

4,061

+/-682

10.2%

+/-1.6%

Black or African American

34,327

+/-1,886

86.5%

+/-1.9%

Asian

97

+/-315

0.2%

+/-0.8%

Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander

27

+/-385

0.1%

+/-1%

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT (POPULATION 25 YEARS AND OLDER)

 

 

Less than 9th grade

1,843

+/-1484

7.1%

+/-5.7%

9th to 12th grade, no diploma

3,667

+/-1,192

14.0%

+/-4.5%

High school or equivalency

9,691

+/-744

37.1%

+/-2.3%

Some college, no degree

5,668

+/-710

21.7%

+/-2.5%

Associates degree

1,423

+/-536

5.4%

+/-2.0%

Bachelor’s degree

2,383

+/-434

9.1%

+/-1.6%

Graduate or professional degree

1,448

+/-1,256

5.5%

+/-4.8%

 

 

EMPLOYMENT STATUS (OF LABOR FORCE)

Percent unemployed

17.2%

+/-8%

N/A

N/A

HOUSING OCCUPANCY

Occupied housing units

14,685

+/-583

83.4%

+/-1.9%

Vacant housing units

2,926

+/-397

16.6%

+/-2.2%

Homeowner vacancy rate

4.4%

+/-5.8%

N/A

N/A

Rental vacancy rate

13.3%

+/-6.5%

N/A

N/A

HOUSING TENURE

Owner-occupied units

8,290

+/-480

56.4%

+/-2.4%

Renter-occupied units

6,396

+/-494

43.6%

+/-2.9%

INCOME AND BENEFITS (IN 2010 INFLATION ADJUSTED DOLLARS)

Median household income

36,009

+/-1535

N/A

N/A

Percentage of people whose income in the past

12 months is below the poverty level

21.4%

+/-2.9%

N/A

N/A

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT (%’S ARE OF ENROLLED POPULATION >3 YEARS OF AGE)

Nursery school, preschool

647

+/-202

6.6%

+/-2.0%

Kindergarten

517

+/-288

5.3%

+/-2.9%

Elementary school (grades 1-8)

4,330

+/-560

44.1%

+/-4.0%

High school (grades 9-12)

2,131

+/-365

21.7%

+/-3.1%

College or graduate school

2,195

+/-379

22.4%

+/-3.3%