StatisticDamascusGeorgiaNational
Population28610,617,423328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)16218791
Median age38.336.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.4:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)37%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1846%45%43%
Speak English100%86%79%
Speak Spanish0%8%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Damascus is 13% lower than Georgia
  • The median age in Damascus is 6% higher than Georgia
  • In Damascus 41.26% of the population is White
  • In Damascus 58.74% of the population is Black
  • In Damascus 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Damascus, GA Demographics

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      Damascus population breakdown by race

      RaceDamascusGeorgiaNational
      White41.26%59.80%73.35%
      Black58.74%31.17%12.63%
      Asian0.00%3.70%5.22%
      American Indian0.00%0.29%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
      Mixed race0.00%2.20%3.06%
      Other race0.00%2.79%4.75%
      In Damascus, 1.0% 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

      Damascus age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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