Roswell, GA

94,592 Population
40.7 square miles 2,323.4 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.9%
was 0.9%
Ranked 8th Highest in GA
Population Density
2,323.4
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
48.8%
was 45.6%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
17.9%
was 22.1%
Ranked 3rd Highest in GA
Percent Under 18
25.9%
was 24.2%
Ranked 2nd Highest in GA
Percent 65 and Over
11.5%
was 11.4%
Ranked 8th Highest in GA

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
3.1
was 4.3
Ranked 1st Lowest in GA
Percent Living in Poverty
8.2%
was 12.0%
Ranked 2nd Lowest in GA
Median Household Income
$84,959
was $72,317
Ranked 2nd Highest in GA
Gini Income Distribution
 
44
48.9
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
1
was 1.0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
124.7
was 151.0
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
1,747.4
was 2,209.2
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
34,264
was 36,670
Ranked 8th Highest in GA
Median Rent
$1,223
was $978
Ranked 2nd Highest in GA
Total Building Permits
138
was 148
 
Occupied Housing Units
32,537
was 35,066
 
Homeownership Rate
66.8%
was 65.7%
Ranked 2nd Highest in GA
Single Family Building Permits
138
was 148
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
841.6
was 900.7
Ranked 5th Highest in GA
Rental Vacancy Rate
13.8%
was 11.8%
Ranked 11th Highest in GA
Multifamily Building Permits
0
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.9
was 2.7
Ranked 2nd Highest in GA
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
3.8
was 4.0
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
1.5
was 1.6
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
97.1%
was 88.0%
Ranked 2nd Highest in GA
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
81.6%
Ranked 7th Highest in GA
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 94.6%
Ranked 1st Highest in GA

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
91.3%
was 91.2%
Ranked 3rd Highest in GA
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
58.4%
was 55.8%
Ranked 3rd Highest in GA

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