What you need to know about Decatur, GA

Decatur is located in DeKalb County, Georgia. The population is 69% White, 22% Black, 4% Asian and 0% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 1% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 3% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $77,202 and the median home value is $350,400. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Decatur, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Decatur has a Walk Score ® of 54.
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Homes Owned 62.00%
62.00% Complete
Homes Rented 38.00%
38.00% Complete

Real Estate

In Decatur, Georgia

Ready to move to Decatur? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Decatur.

Median Home Price

Higher than the state average


In Decatur, Georgia

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Decatur rates.

Median Household Income

Higher than the national average


In Decatur, Georgia

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Decatur.


Most residents are
5-17 Years old


In Decatur, Georgia

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Decatur.


Bachelor’s Degree 71%
71% Complete
Graduated High School 95%
95% Complete

Decatur, GA's Livability Rankings

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