decatur Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 1,257 3.1 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 16,893 42.2 % 32.6 %
Some College 11,559 28.9 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 7,325 18.3 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 2,965 7.4 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 34,959 87.4 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 8,280 20.7 % 20.7 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 72,856 - -
19 years old and under 17,504 24.0 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 23,591 32.4 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 18,767 25.8 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 12,994 17.8 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 65,576 100.0 % 84.6 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 11,759 40.6 % 33.5 %
Married 11,623 40.2 % 50.5 %
Separated 776 2.7 % 2.6 %
Divorced 4,782 16.5 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 36,074 - -
Occupied Housing Units 31,141 86.3 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 4,933 13.7 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 26,825 74.4 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 570 1.6 % 5.8 %
2-Units 1,124 3.1 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 1,320 3.7 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 2,134 5.9 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 1,259 3.5 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 2,386 6.6 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 456 1.3 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 2,398 6.6 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,012 5.6 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 5,725 15.9 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 5,344 14.8 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 12,374 34.3 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 6,182 17.1 % 13.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 52,496 76.2 % 75.5 %
African-American 14,727 21.4 % 13.1 %
Native American 19 0.0 % 0.8 %
Asian 602 0.9 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 1,089 1.6 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 41,119 55,775
Median Family Income 49,411 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 24,441 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 46.43 %
  • Temperature 38.9 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.45 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 34.18
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.03 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com