StatisticSweet AuburnAtlantaGeorgia
Population density (sq mi)4,6653,420187
Median age30.933.536.2
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a34%54%
Families w/ Kids under 1845%43%45%
Speak Englishn/a90%86%
Speak Spanishn/a4%8%

Key findings

  • The population density in Sweet Auburn is 36% higher than Atlanta
  • The median age in Sweet Auburn is 8% lower than Atlanta
  • In Sweet Auburn 35.11% of the population is White
  • In Sweet Auburn 54.87% of the population is Black
  • In Sweet Auburn 5.77% of the population is Asian

Compare Atlanta, GA Demographics


      Sweet Auburn population breakdown by race

      RaceSweet AuburnAtlantaGeorgia
      American Indian0.19%0.29%0.29%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.05%
      Mixed race3.73%2.20%2.20%
      Other race0.32%1.05%2.79%
      In Sweet Auburn, 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

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Sweet Auburn age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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