DeKalb County, GA has a population of 740,321 people with a median age of 35.4 and a median household income of $56,109. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of DeKalb County, GA grew from 734,871 to 740,321, a 0.74% increase and its median household income grew from $54,057 to $56,109, a 3.8% increase.
The population of DeKalb County, GA is 54% Black, 29% White, and 8.55% Hispanic. 19.4% of the people in DeKalb County, GA speak a non-English language, and 90.3% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in DeKalb County, GA are Emory University, with 4,510 graduates, Georgia Piedmont Technical College, with 1,941 graduates, and Georgia Perimeter College, with 1,844 graduates.
The median property value in DeKalb County, GA is $200,500, and the homeownership rate is 50.7%. Most people in DeKalb County, GA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 30 minutes. The average car ownership in DeKalb County, GA is 2 cars per household.
DeKalb County, GA is the 4th most populated county in Georgia and borders Clayton County, GA; Fulton County, GA; Gwinnett County, GA; Henry County, GA; and Rockdale County, GA.