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North Atlanta is a census-designated place in DeKalb County, Georgia, United States. As of the 2000
census, the CDP had a total population of 38,579. North Atlanta is a
formerly incorporated place, having disincorporated
during the 1960s.
North Atlanta's Census area
contains separate communities of Brookhaven,
North Atlanta, and Skyland.
As of the census of
2000, there were 38,579 people, 15,886 households, and 7,402
families residing in the CDP. The population density was 5,040.6
people per square mile (1,947.1/km²). There were 16,636 housing
units at an average density of 2,173.6/sq mi (839.6/km²). The
racial makeup of the CDP was 61.52% White, 17.56%
American, 0.41% Native
American, 4.88% Asian, 0.05% Pacific
Islander, 12.64% from other
races, and 2.94% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any
race were 27.41% of the population.
There were 15,886 households out of which 18.5% had children
under the age of 18 living with them, 33.3% were married couples living
together, 7.4% had a female householder with no husband present,
and 53.4% were non-families. 35.0% of all households were made up
of individuals and 4.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years
of age or older. The average household size was 2.35 and the
average family size was 3.04.
In the CDP the population was spread out with 15.6% under the
age of 18, 15.2% from 18 to 24, 47.2% from 25 to 44, 15.7% from 45
to 64, and 6.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age
was 31 years. For every 100 females there were 121.9 males. For
every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 124.2 males.
The median income for a household in the CDP was $52,333, and
the median income for a family was $52,679. Males had a median
income of $35,742 versus $37,043 for females. The per capita
income for the CDP was $32,087. About 7.6% of families and
11.8% of the population were below the poverty line,
including 16.1% of those under age 18 and 9.0% of those age 65 or
The Consulate-General of Guatemala in Atlanta
is located in the North Atlanta CDP.