Atlanta, Georgia

Population 443,768

Atlanta is located in Fulton County, GA. The population is 443,768, making Atlanta the largest city in Fulton County and the largest city in the state of Georgia.

There are 157 public schools in Atlanta with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Atlanta is very low , and there are 1,953 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Atlanta is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Atlanta property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Atlanta include Druid Hills, North Druid Hills and East Point.

Atlanta Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 9.5%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 40.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 50.5%

Crime Rate

68.78% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 1
  • Violent Crimes: 1
  • Robbery: 419
  • Burglary: 746
  • Property Crime: 6
  • Larceny Theft: 4

Registered Offenders

69.23% Higher than national avg.
  • 1,953 offenders in Atlanta
  • 44.01 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

2,025 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 65
  • Registered Polluters: 113
  • Superfunds: 131
  • Tanks & Spills: 1,716


Moderate 3.5%
  • Georgia unemployment average: 3.1%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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157 Public Schools view public schools

There are 157 K-12 public schools in Atlanta, GA and 73 private schools. Homefacts rates Atlanta's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

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Crime view details

1,953 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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4,505 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Atlanta, GA issued 4,505 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 4,505 permits, 545 were issued for single family homes and 3,960 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Atlanta, GA issued 5,543 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 5,543 permits, 473 were issued for single family homes and 5,070 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Environmental Hazards

2025 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (409/421)
    Atlanta, GA has 97.15% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Atlanta, GA is a red zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.57 Average
    Atlanta, GA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 43.12°
  • February 46.3°
  • March 54.03°
  • April 62.42°
  • May 70.23°
  • June 78.63°
  • July 80.32°
  • August 79.4°
  • September 73.58°
  • October 61.95°
  • November 51.85°
  • December 46.08°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Atlanta, GA

Atlanta, GA has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Atlanta, GA has no risk of hurricanes.
Atlanta, GA has a very high risk of hail storms.
Atlanta, GA has a high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Atlanta, GA: $53,843


Unemployment in Atlanta is 3.5%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 3.1% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 25.31%
White Collar - 74.69%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Nathan Deal
  • Sen. Johnny Isakson
  • Sen. David Perdue

City Representatives

  • John Lewis
  • Tom Price
  • Barry Loudermilk

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

257 FCC Towers view all