Alpharetta, GA

63,013 Population
26.9 square miles 2,429.3 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.6%
was 0.6%
 
Population Density
2,429.3
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
45.5%
was 47.2%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
23.3%
was 22.0%
 
Percent Under 18
28.3%
was 29.1%
 
Percent 65 and Over
8.2%
was 8.1%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
3.3
was 4.3
Ranked 3rd Lowest in GA
Percent Living in Poverty
6.9%
was 6.4%
 
Median Household Income
$93,613
was $92,839
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
45
45.5
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
1.6
was 3.2
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
48.1
was 74.1
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
1,929.6
was 1,935.6
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
24,375
was 24,124
 
Median Rent
$1,222
was $1,184
 
Total Building Permits
371
was 119
 
Occupied Housing Units
22,938
was 22,824
 
Homeownership Rate
63.5%
was 62.6%
 
Single Family Building Permits
121
was 119
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
906.2
was 897.0
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
14.6%
was 13.2%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
250
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.7
was 2.7
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
15.8
was 5.1
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
6.1
was 2.0
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
96.2%
was 96.9%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
90.1%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
96.5%
was 95.8%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
96.7%
was 96.7%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
64.1%
was 63.3%
 

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