Douglasville, Georgia

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Population in 2013: 31,890 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +58.9%
Males: 14,149  (44.4%)
Females: 17,741  (55.6%)
Median resident age:  32.1 years
Georgia median age:  35.9 years

Zip codes: 30122, 30134, 30135, 30187.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $45,266 (it was $45,289 in 2000)
Douglasville:

$45,266
GA:

$47,829

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,104 (it was $22,283 in 2000)

Douglasville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $124,018 (it was $114,400 in 2000)
Douglasville:

$124,018
GA:

$141,600

Median gross rent in 2013: $974.

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  • Races in Douglasville, GA (2010)

    Douglasville races chart
    • 17,03155.0%Black alone
    • 10,33133.4%White alone
    • 2,2437.2%Hispanic
    • 6472.1%Two or more races
    • 5541.8%Asian alone
    • 650.2%American Indian alone
    • 750.2%Other race alone
    • 150.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Douglasville detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Douglasville: 94.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Subsaharan African (12.3%), United States (7.2%), Irish (7.0%), English (6.0%), German (5.1%), West Indian (2.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1209 feet

Land area: 21.4 square miles.

Population density: 1,492 people per square mile   (low).

Douglasville,GA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Douglasville:

  • High school or higher: 87.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.8%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Douglasville city:

  • Never married: 42.3%
  • Now married: 37.8%
  • Separated: 4.2%
  • Widowed: 2.9%
  • Divorced: 12.8%

2,511 residents are foreign born (4.6% Latin America, 1.4% Africa).

This city:

7.9%
Georgia:

9.7%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 163 registered sex offenders living in Douglasville, Georgia as of August 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Douglasville to the number of sex offenders is 192 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,508 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,306 (1.4%)

Douglasville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Marietta, GA (17.6 miles , pop. 58,748).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (18.4 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (582.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Bill Arp, GA (2.1 miles ), Lithia Springs, GA (2.3 miles ), Austell, GA (2.6 miles ), Winston, GA (2.8 miles ), Powder Springs, GA (2.9 miles ), Hiram, GA (2.9 miles ), Mableton, GA (3.1 miles ), Villa Rica, GA (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 174 buildings, average cost: $54,000
  • 1998: 194 buildings, average cost: $59,700
  • 1999: 198 buildings, average cost: $64,500
  • 2000: 221 buildings, average cost: $60,600
  • 2001: 243 buildings, average cost: $81,300
  • 2002: 532 buildings, average cost: $55,800
  • 2003: 467 buildings, average cost: $59,300
  • 2004: 334 buildings, average cost: $65,200
  • 2005: 386 buildings, average cost: $76,700
  • 2006: 514 buildings, average cost: $80,400
  • 2007: 262 buildings, average cost: $79,700
  • 2008: 82 buildings, average cost: $85,300
  • 2009: 23 buildings, average cost: $218,900
  • 2010: 14 buildings, average cost: $258,000
  • 2011: 11 buildings, average cost: $319,200
  • 2012: 56 buildings, average cost: $297,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.75 N, Longitude: 84.72 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,966 (+15.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,991 (28.1%)

Douglasville household income distribution Douglasville home values distribution

Crime rates in Douglasville by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
Murders 150112
per 100,000 4.923.80.03.93.77.0
Rapes 1641116107
per 100,000 77.919.149.862.236.824.6
Robberies 464257416555
per 100,000 223.9200.2258.2159.4239.1193.3
Assaults 1019094126111122
per 100,000 491.5429.0425.8489.7408.2428.8
Burglaries 217197236284297387
per 100,000 1,056.0938.91,069.11,103.81,092.31,360.1
Thefts 1,8111,6441,8071,9142,3782,067
per 100,000 8,813.17,835.78,185.77,439.18,745.97,264.6
Auto thefts 152133165161234234
per 100,000 739.7633.9747.5625.8860.6822.4
Arson N/A8N/AN/A10N/A
per 100,000 N/A38.1N/AN/A36.8N/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 320.2) 733.2647.6673.9637.0694.9637.9

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Douglasville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 117 (91 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.90
Georgia average:

2.73

Douglasville tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

9.2%
Georgia:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +7,275 (+56.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Douglasville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Douglasville, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Douglasville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 73% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/22/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.2 miles away from the Douglasville city center injured 46 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/29/1991, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.0 miles away from the city center injured 25 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Douglasville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 73.1 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 128.7 miles away from Douglasville center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 147.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 148.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 234.8 miles away from Douglasville center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 179.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Douglas County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Douglasville topographic map

Birthplace of: Josh Scogin - Rock singer, Daniel Davison - Heavy metal drummer, Cary Guffey - Child actor, Chris Denson - College football player (Princeton Tigers), Mario West - College basketball player (Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets), Terry Harper (baseball) - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Douglasville:

  • WELLSTAR DOUGLAS HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 8954 HOSPITAL DRIVE)
  • ARBOR PLACE DIALYSIS (9559 HIGHWAY 5 STE #1)
  • DOUGLASVILLE DIALYSIS (3899 LONGVIEW DRIVE)
  • RENAL CARE GROUP-DOUGLAS COUNTY (4645 TIMBER RIDGE ROAD)
  • CENTRAL HOME HEALTH CARE, AN AMEDISYS COMPANY (3009 CHAPEL HILL ROAD, SUITE C)
  • DOUGLASVILLE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (4028 HWY 5)

Airports and heliports located in Douglasville:

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Amtrak station near Douglasville:

  • 20 miles: ATLANTA (1688 PEACHTREE ST. NW) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.

College/University in Douglasville:

  • ITT Technical Institute-Douglasville (Full-time enrollment: 102; Location: 5901 Stewart Parkway; Private, for-profit; Website: www.itt-tech.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Douglasville:

  • Chattahoochee Technical College (about 16 miles; Marietta, GA; Full-time enrollment: 8,173)
  • Southern Polytechnic State University (about 18 miles; Marietta, GA; FT enrollment: 5,258)
  • Morehouse College (about 18 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 2,379)
  • Clark Atlanta University (about 18 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 3,201)
  • Spelman College (about 19 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 2,383)
  • Atlanta Technical College (about 19 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 4,217)
  • Atlanta Metropolitan State College (about 19 miles; Atlanta, GA; FT enrollment: 2,437)

Public high schools in Douglasville:

Private high schools in Douglasville:

  • HARVESTER CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 421; Location: 4241 CENTRAL CHURCH RD; Grades: PK - 12)
  • HEIRWAY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 174; Location: 6758 SPRING ST; Grades: PK - 12)
  • INNER HARBOUR (Students: 126; Location: 4685 DORSETT SHOALS RD; Grades: KG - 12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Douglasville:

Private elementary/middle schools in Douglasville:

  • SUNBROOK ACADEMY AT CREEKSIDE (Students: 82; Location: 6029 PROFESSIONAL PKWY; Grades: PK - 1)
  • MONTESSORI SCHOOL OF DOUGLAS COUNTY (Students: 78; Location: 8014 DURALEE LN; Grades: PK - 5)
  • ST ROSE ACADEMY (Students: 56; Location: 6218 HOSPITAL WAY; Grades: KG - 8)
  • DOUGLASVILLE SDA ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 35; Location: 2836 BRIGHT STAR RD; Grades: KG - 8)
  • MAJESTIC LEADERSHIP ACADEMY (Students: 26; Location: 8677 HOSPITAL DR; Grades: KG - 2)
  • ABOUNDING GRACE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 5; Location: 4024 HWY 5; Grades: KG - KG)
See full list of schools located in Douglasville, map of school districts: DOUGLAS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • The song "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" was actually written about Douglasville .

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Notable locations in Douglasville: Douglas Industrial Park (A), Western Pines Country Club (B), Douglas County Sheriff Station (C), Douglas County Fire Department Station 11 (D), Mercer University Douglas County Center (E), Douglas County Water and Sewer Administration Building (F), Douglas County Fire Department Station 6 (G), Douglas County Health Department (H), Douglas County Chamber of Commerce (I), Douglasville Police Station (J), Douglasville City Hall (K), Douglas County Fire Department Station 10 (L), Douglas County Courthouse (M), Douglas County Public Library (N). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Boulevard Center Shopping Center (1), Market Square Shopping Center (2), Spring Market Shopping Center (3), Douglas Village Shopping Center (4), West Moreland Plaza Shopping Center (5), Forest Mart Shopping Center (6), Park Place Shopping Center (7), Douglas Corner Shopping Center (8), Douglas Crossing Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Douglasville include: Zion Hill Baptist Church (A), Warren Chapel Methodist Episcopal Church (B), Second Baptist Church (C), Saint James Methodist Church (D), Liberty Baptist Church (E), Church of God (F), True Gospel Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Hunter Memorial Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoirs: Douglasville Lake (A), Crystal Lake (B), Easons Lake (C), Talerico Lake (D), Shawnee Lake (E), Leatherwood Lake (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Sweetwater Creek (A), Slater Mill Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Douglasville include: Douglasville Commercial Historic District (1), Wortham Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Jocada Museum of Jazz (6754 Broad Street) (1), Douglas County Government - Small Claims- Magistrate Court- Magistrate Judges- Susan (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 8700 Hospital Drive) (2), Douglas County Government - Libraries (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 6810 Selman Drive) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Best Western (8304 Cherokee Boulevard) (1), Hampton Inn Atlanta/Douglasville (6371 Douglas Boulevard) (2), Courtyard by Marriott Six Flags (950 Bob Arnold Boulevard) (3), Hampton Inn (6371 Douglas Boulevard) (4), Comfort Inn Douglasville (5487 Westmoreland Plaza) (5), Atlanta Kitchen Equipment (4381 Industrial Access Road) (6), Best Western Garden Inn and St (8304 Cherokee Boulevard) (7), Days Inn (5489 Westmoreland Plaza) (8), Atlanta-Days Inn Douglasville/Fairburn Road (5489 Westmoreland Plz) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Douglas County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 99.3. This is worse than average.

City:

99.3
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.219. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.219
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 2.74. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.74
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.11. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.11
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 34.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 19.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.5
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.80. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.80
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00198. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00198
U.S.:

0.01468

Drinking water stations with addresses in Douglasville and their reported violations in the past:

DOUGLASVILLE-DOUGLAS CO. AUTH. (Population served: 117,302, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
DOGWOOD BLOSSOM TRAILER PARK (Population served: 162, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 23.5%
(7.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.4% for Black residents, 20.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 31.5% for other race residents, 60.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.2%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.6%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Douglasville in 2010:

  • 798 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 49 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 34 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 28 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 23 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 5 people in correctional residential facilities
520 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
39 people in nursing homes in 2000

Douglasville compared to Georgia state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age below state average.

Banks with most branches in Douglasville (2011 data):

  • SunTrust Bank: Arbor Place Branch, Cosby Station Branch, Fairburn Road Branch. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • Regions Bank: Fairburn Road Branch, Bill Arp Branch, Douglasville Main Branch. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Douglasville/Highway 5 Branch, Douglasville Branch, Arbor Place Branch. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Douglas County Bank: at 6157 Fairburn Road, branch established on 1974/06/25; Stewart Parkway Branch at 6100 Stewart Parkway, branch established on 1989/03/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $327.1 mil, Deposits: $312.2 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Thornton Holding Company, Inc.
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Douglasville Main Branch at 8458 Campbellton Street, branch established on 1960/08/04; Douglasville Branch at 3218 Highway 5, branch established on 1996/05/14. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • Synovus Bank: Church Street Branch at 6500 East Church Street, branch established on 2008/01/07; Chapel Hill Road Branch at 2991 Chapel Hill Road, branch established on 1987/10/06. Info updated 2011/01/25: Bank assets: $26,863.3 mil, Deposits: $22,415.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 296 total offices, Holding Company: Synovus Financial Corp.
  • Community & Southern Bank: First Commerce Community Bank Branch at 9001 Hospital Drive, branch established on 2003/03/04; Chapel Hill Branch at 9360 The Landing Drive, branch established on 2006/04/10. Info updated 2010/09/20: Bank assets: $2,188.5 mil, Deposits: $1,690.2 mil, headquarters in Carrollton, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 39 total offices, Holding Company: Community & Southern Holdings, Inc.
  • Guaranty Bank: Hospital Drive Branch at 8501 Hospital Drive, branch established on 2008/05/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $1,179.1 mil, Deposits: $1,102.7 mil, headquarters in Milwaukee, WI, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 166 total offices
  • Metro Bank: at 7475 Douglas Boulevard, branch established on 2008/01/28. Info updated 2008/01/29: Bank assets: $153.2 mil, Deposits: $129.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Metro Bancshares, Inc.
  • 5 other banks with 5 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Douglasville, Georgia:

  • Holiday Inn Express Atlanta West, 7101 Concourse Pkwy, Douglasville, GA 30134 , Phone: (770) 920-9228, Fax: (770) 920-9482
  • Sleep Inn, 7055 Concourse Pkwy, Douglasville, GA 30134 , Phone: (770) 920-8887, Fax: (770) 920-8803
  • In Town Suites Atlanta West, 5820 Plaza Pkwy, Douglasville, GA 30135 , Phone: (770) 920-5252, Fax: (770) 947-8092
  • Days Inn, 5489 Westmoreland PLZ, Douglasville, GA 30134 , Phone: (800) 325-2525, Fax: (770) 942-7861
  • Comfort Inn, 5487 Westmoreland Plz, Douglasville, GA 30134 , Phone: (678) 504-2000, Fax: (678) 504-2001
  • Holiday Inn Express, 5479 Westmoreland Plz, Douglasville, GA 30134 , Phone: (770) 949-5730, Fax: (770) 949-2619
  • Hampton Inn, 6371 Douglas Blvd, Douglasville, GA 30135 , Phone: (770) 577-2110, Fax: (770) 949-2233
  • Americas Best Value Inn, 5481 Westmoreland Plz, Douglasville, GA 30134 , Phone: (770) 949-4926, Fax: (770) 489-8305
  • 2 other hotels and motels
All 10 fire-safe hotels and motels in Douglasville, Georgia

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.3
Georgia average:

12.6

Douglasville travel time to work - commute Douglasville mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (51%)
  • Electricity (48%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Douglasville city (based on Douglas County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant45,97693
Catholic9,3602
Mainline Protestant7,94412
Other2,0187
Black Protestant7474
None66,358-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 16
Douglas County:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Douglas County:

0.48 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 62
Douglas County:

4.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 88
Here:

7.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.9%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Douglas County:

27.3%
Georgia:

27.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

10.9%
State:

14.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 10$36,039$43,2471$2,609
Other Government Administration 13$35,745$32,9951$1,857
Judicial and Legal 16$51,362$38,5220$0
Police Protection - Officers 91$400,827$52,8560$0
Police - Other 8$29,242$43,8630$0
Streets and Highways 45$113,171$30,1790$0
Parks and Recreation 20$42,415$25,44933$22,642
Other and Unallocable 20$69,941$41,9650$0
Totals for Government 223$778,742$41,90535$27,108

Douglasville government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $646,000 ($20.26)
    Regular Highways: $198,000 ($6.21)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $6,319,000 ($198.15)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,946,000 ($92.38)
    Central Staff Services: $1,596,000 ($50.05)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,067,000 ($33.46)
    Housing and Community Development: $890,000 ($27.91)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $504,000 ($15.80)
    General Public Buildings: $460,000 ($14.42)
    Financial Administration: $440,000 ($13.80)
    Regular Highways: $436,000 ($13.67)
    General - Other: $399,000 ($12.51)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $269,000 ($8.44)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $173,000 ($5.42)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Solid Waste Management: $278,000 ($8.72)
    Correctional Institutions: $173,000 ($5.42)
    Public Welfare - Other: $20,000 ($0.63)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $681,000 ($21.35)
    Central Staff Services: $129,000 ($4.05)
    Police Protection: $115,000 ($3.61)
    Solid Waste Management: $42,000 ($1.32)
    Parks and Recreation: $27,000 ($0.85)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $21,000 ($0.66)
    General Public Building: $16,000 ($0.50)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $7,628,000 ($239.20)

Douglasville government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $3,676,000 ($115.27)
    Parks and Recreation: $181,000 ($5.68)
    All Other: $9,000 ($0.28)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $47,000 ($1.47)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $4,621,000 ($144.90)
    All Other: $1,546,000 ($48.48)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $1,389,000 ($43.56)
    Interest Earnings: $288,000 ($9.03)
    Rents: $183,000 ($5.74)
    General Revenue, NEC: $145,000 ($4.55)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $37,000 ($1.16)
    Highways: $29,000 ($0.91)
  • Tax - Property: $3,834,000 ($120.23)
    Other Selective Sales: $2,426,000 ($76.07)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $1,663,000 ($52.15)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,547,000 ($48.51)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $957,000 ($30.01)
    Other License: $655,000 ($20.54)

Douglasville government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,560,000 ($362.50)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,254,000 ($227.47)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,325,000 ($135.62)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $19,000 ($0.60)

Douglasville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,360,000 ($168.08)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,363,000 ($293.60)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $333,000 ($10.44)

11.16% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,260 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.16%
Georgia average:

9.45%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($214 average AGI)
Douglas County:

0.05%
Georgia average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cobb County, GA  2.21% ($33,801 average AGI)
from Fulton County, GA  1.62% ($27,121)
from Carroll County, GA  0.95% ($30,882)


11.28% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,385 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.28%
Georgia average:

9.32%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($199 average AGI)
Douglas County:

0.06%
Georgia average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cobb County, GA  2.06% ($30,652 average AGI)
to Fulton County, GA  1.51% ($28,921)
to Carroll County, GA  0.99% ($30,450)

Strongest AM radio stations in Douglasville:

  • WDCY (1520 AM; daytime; 3 kW; DOUGLASVILLE, GA; Owner: WORD CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAOS (1600 AM; 20 kW; AUSTELL, GA; Owner: LA FAVORITA, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WAZX (1550 AM; 50 kW; SMYRNA, GA; Owner: GA-MEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WDWD (590 AM; 5 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQXI (790 AM; 28 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Douglasville:

  • WWWQ (100.5 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: WNNX LICO, INC.)
  • WNNX (99.7 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WNNX LICO, INC.)
  • WRFG (89.3 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: RADIO FREE GEORGIA BROADCASTING FOUNDATION INC)
  • WKHX-FM (101.5 FM; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WSB-FM (98.5 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WSTR (94.1 FM; SMYRNA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • WVEE (103.3 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WZGC (92.9 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF ATLANTA)
  • WALR-FM (104.1 FM; LA GRANGE, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WKLS (96.1 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLTM (94.9 FM; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WAMJ (102.5 FM; MABLETON, GA; Owner: NEW MABLETON BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHTA (107.9 FM; HAMPTON, GA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WPZE (97.5 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, GA; Owner: ROA LICENSES, LLC)
  • WBTR-FM (92.1 FM; CARROLLTON, GA; Owner: WYAI, INC.)
  • WLCL (105.7 FM; CANTON, GA; Owner: CHEROKEE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • W214AS (90.7 FM; WALESKA, GA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • W221AW (92.1 FM; NORTH CANTON, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WCCV (91.7 FM; CARTERSVILLE, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBZY-FM (96.7 FM; PEACHTREE CITY, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Douglasville:

  • WUVG (Channel 34; ATHENS, GA; Owner: UNIVISION ATLANTA LLC)
  • WSB-TV (Channel 2; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WSB-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WAGA (Channel 5; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WXIA-TV (Channel 11; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: GANNETT GEORGIA, L.P.)
  • WHSG (Channel 63; MONROE, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WANN-LP (Channel 32; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: PRISM BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDTA-LP (Channel 53; FAYETTEVILLE, GA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WUPA (Channel 69; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VIACOM STATIONS GROUP OF ATLANTA INC.)
  • WATL (Channel 36; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WATL, LLC)
  • WTBS (Channel 17; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: SUPERSTATION, INC.)
  • WGCL-TV (Channel 46; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WTHC-LP (Channel 42; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: THE ATLANTA CHANNEL, INC.)
  • WPBA (Channel 30; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: BOARD OF EDUCATION OF THE CITY OF ATLANTA)
  • W04DB (Channel 4; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VVILPTV, INC.)
  • WANX-LP (Channel 26; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: PRISM BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WIRE-CA (Channel 40; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WSKC-LP (Channel 59; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: KM LPTV OF ATLANTA, L.L.C.)
  • W24AL (Channel 24; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WATC (Channel 57; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: COMMUNITY TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WPXA (Channel 14; ROME, GA; Owner: PAXSON ATLANTA LICENSE, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Douglasville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 25Number of bridges
  • 136m446ftTotal length
  • $1,381,000Total costs
  • 838,398Total average daily traffic
  • 7,553Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11940-1949
  • 41950-1959
  • 91960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 51990-1999
  • 32000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Douglasville, GA
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Douglasville)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 217 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Douglasville, GA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 263 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Douglasville)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Douglasville)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 53 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 7 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED156$136,70370$115,367311$153,4069$44,2421$19,958,78072$89,3901$21,660
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$154,1284$103,43538$174,8752$9,2900$02$58,3250$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED32$129,14016$128,027202$159,81526$31,8870$018$111,3411$56,550
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN35$133,7419$146,410115$167,2645$69,2480$08$125,7740$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS6$118,5721$132,54032$153,7143$135,2670$02$96,9300$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0801.01 , 0803.01, 0803.02, 0805.03, 0805.05, 0806.01, 0806.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 7 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED10$167,4117$161,7770$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$186,9525$183,9980$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$211,0902$137,0900$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$77,9271$200,9101$146,700
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$172,6100$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0801.01 , 0803.01, 0803.02, 0805.03, 0805.05, 0806.01, 0806.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 442
  • Hazardous Condition: 249
  • Service Call: 186
  • Good Intent Call: 38

Incident types - Douglasville

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Douglasville, GA
Most common first names in Douglasville, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James32770.8 years
William26471.9 years
John23671.0 years
Mary22977.2 years
Robert16369.0 years
Charles12967.8 years
George9372.2 years
Annie9279.0 years
Thomas8969.2 years
Willie7775.4 years
Most common last names in Douglasville, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith16671.2 years
Brown8474.6 years
Williams7671.8 years
Davis7373.6 years
Johnson6570.1 years
White6170.5 years
Morris5872.7 years
Jones5774.2 years
Wilson4672.9 years
Jackson4469.7 years
Businesses in Douglasville, GA
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1LA Fitness1
AT&T4La Quinta1
Abercrombie & Fitch1La-Z-Boy1
Ace Hardware1Lane Bryant1
Advance Auto Parts3Lane Furniture1
Aeropostale1LensCrafters1
American Eagle Outfitters1Long John Silver's1
Applebee's1Lowe's1
Arby's1Macy's1
AutoZone3Marshalls1
Bath & Body Works1McDonald's4
Bed Bath & Beyond1Men's Wearhouse2
Best Western1Motherhood Maternity2
Blockbuster3New York & Co1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Nike9
Burger King1Office Depot1
CVS1OfficeMax1
Charlotte Russe1Old Navy1
Chick-Fil-A3Olive Garden1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Outback1
Church's Chicken1Outback Steakhouse1
Cinnabon 1Pac Sun1
Circle K1Panda Express1
Cold Stone Creamery1Payless1
ColorTyme1Penske1
Comfort Inn1PetSmart1
Cracker Barrel1Pier 1 Imports1
Curves1Pizza Hut3
DHL4Plato's Closet1
Dairy Queen3Publix Super Markets2
Days Inn1Quality1
Discount Tire1Quiznos1
Domino's Pizza3RadioShack1
Dunkin Donuts1Ramada1
FedEx13Red Lobster1
Finish Line1Rite Aid4
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Rooms To Go1
GNC5Rue211
GameStop2SONIC Drive-In1
Gap1Sam's Club1
Goodwill2Sears3
Gymboree1Shoe Carnival1
H&R Block4Sleep Inn1
Hobby Lobby1Spencer Gifts1
Holiday Inn1Sprint Nextel1
Hollister Co.1Starbucks2
Home Depot1T-Mobile3
Hot Topic1Taco Bell2
IHOP1Target1
InTown Suites1Toys"R"Us3
JCPenney1U-Haul5
Johnny Rockets1UPS13
Jones New York3Vans2
Journeys1Verizon Wireless2
Justice1Victoria's Secret1
KFC1Waffle House4
Kincaid1Walgreens4
Kmart1Walmart1
Kohl's1Wendy's1
Kroger4

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  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Alcoholic beverage merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of thefts in 2006 per 10,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) (population 5,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (population 5,000+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Motor vehicle, parts and supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Warehousing and storage (population 5,000+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Paper (population 5,000+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest 2006 city-data.com crime index per resident, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #76 (30134) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Bermudan first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #83 (30187) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Romanian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2005 and 2006"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2006 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (8-hour) air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
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