StatisticDowntownAtlantaGeorgia
Population17,252456,37810,617,423
Population density (sq mi)3,6683,420187
Median age29.833.536.2
Male/Female ratio1.7:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a34%54%
Families w/ Kids under 1844%43%45%
Speak Englishn/a90%86%
Speak Spanishn/a4%8%

Key findings

  • The population density in Downtown is 7% higher than Atlanta
  • The median age in Downtown is 11% lower than Atlanta
  • In Downtown 42.21% of the population is White
  • In Downtown 36.72% of the population is Black
  • In Downtown 16.12% of the population is Asian

Compare Atlanta, GA Demographics

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      Downtown population breakdown by race

      RaceDowntownAtlantaGeorgia
      White42.21%40.05%59.80%
      Black36.72%52.37%31.17%
      Asian16.12%4.00%3.70%
      American Indian0.45%0.29%0.29%
      Native Hawaiian0.11%0.04%0.05%
      Mixed race3.46%2.20%2.20%
      Other race0.93%1.05%2.79%
      In Downtown, 4.8% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

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      Downtown age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Downtown, Atlanta, GA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).