Sugar Hill, GA

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2021 Population
24,599
2.52% 1-year growth
US Senator
N/AJon Ossoff
Democratic Party
US Senator
N/ARaphael Warnock
Democratic Party
2021 Median Age
37.1
3.63% 1-year increase
2021 Poverty Rate
8.23%
11% 1-year decrease
2021 Median Household Income
$89,583
0.69% 1-year decline
2021 Median Property Value
$277,700
11.4% 1-year growth

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In 2021, Sugar Hill, GA had a population of 24.6k people with a median age of 37.1 and a median household income of $89,583. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Sugar Hill, GA grew from 23,994 to 24,599, a 2.52% increase and its median household income declined from $90,205 to $89,583, a −0.69% decrease.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Sugar Hill, GA are White (Non-Hispanic) (54.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (12%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (11.4%), White (Hispanic) (8.24%), and Other (Hispanic) (5.91%).

None of the households in Sugar Hill, GA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

86.6% of the residents in Sugar Hill, GA are U.S. citizens.

In 2021, the median property value in Sugar Hill, GA was $277,700, and the homeownership rate was 80.4%.

Most people in Sugar Hill, GA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 32.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Sugar Hill, GA was 2 cars per household.

geosearchPopulation & Diversity

Sugar Hill, GA is home to a population of 24.6k people, from which 86.6% are citizens. As of 2021, 24.9% of Sugar Hill, GA residents were born outside of the country (6.12k people).

In 2021, there were 4.53 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (13.4k people) in Sugar Hill, GA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 2.95k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 2.8k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

86.6%
2021 Citizenship
89.6%
2020 Citizenship

As of 2021, 86.6% of Sugar Hill, GA residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.4%. In 2020, the percentage of US citizens in Sugar Hill, GA was 89.6%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Sugar Hill, GA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    13.4k ± 1.57k
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    2.95k ± 946
  3. Asian (Non-Hispanic)
    2.8k ± 671
19.9%
Hispanic Population
4.89k people

In 2021, there were 4.53 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (13.4k people) in Sugar Hill, GA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 2.95k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 2.8k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

19.9% of the people in Sugar Hill, GA are hispanic (4.89k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Sugar Hill, GA as a share of the total population.

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Foreign-Born Population

24.9%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
6.12k people
20.6%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
4.95k people

As of 2021, 24.9% of Sugar Hill, GA residents (6.12k people) were born outside of the United States, which is higher than the national average of 13.6%. In 2020, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Sugar Hill, GA was 20.6%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Gulf War (1990s)
    224 ± 141
  2. Vietnam
    180 ± 88
  3. Gulf War (2001-)
    117 ± 99

Sugar Hill, GA has a large population of military personnel who served in Gulf War (1990s), 1.24 times greater than any other conflict.

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The economy of Sugar Hill, GA employs 12.9k people. The largest industries in Sugar Hill, GA are Retail Trade (1,978 people), Manufacturing (1,685 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (1,316 people), and the highest paying industries are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($94,091), Information ($93,190), and Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($87,981).

Occupations

12.9k
2021 Value
± 1,114
5.72%
1 Year growth
± 11.7%

From 2020 to 2021, employment in Sugar Hill, GA grew at a rate of 5.72%, from 12.2k employees to 12.9k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Sugar Hill, GA, are Sales & Related Occupations (1,489 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (1,390 people), and Management Occupations (1,385 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Sugar Hill, GA.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

12.9k
2021 Value
± 1,114
5.72%
1 Year growth
± 11.7%

From 2020 to 2021, employment in Sugar Hill, GA grew at a rate of 5.72%, from 12.2k employees to 12.9k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Sugar Hill, GA, are Retail Trade (1,978 people), Manufacturing (1,685 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (1,316 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Sugar Hill, GA, though some of these residents may live in Sugar Hill, GA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$52,322
Median earning men ± $8,827
$34,442
Median earning women ± $8,290

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2021 are Information ($105,982), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($96,319), and Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($83,889).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2021 are Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($84,081), Public Administration ($75,875), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($63,158).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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As of N/A N/A, there are N/A people employed in Georgia. This represents a N/A% N/A in employment when compared to N/A N/A.

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Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Georgia to other states, or from other states to Georgia.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $73.4B
  2. $67.6B
  3. $50.5B

In 2020, the top outbound Georgia product (by dollars) was Motorized vehicles with $73.4B, followed by Mixed freight ($67.6B) and Machinery ($50.5B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Georgia products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$625B
2020 Value in Georgia
$1.3T
Projected 2050 Value in Georgia
109% growth

In 2020, total outbound Georgia trade was $625B. This is expected to increase 109% to $1.3T by 2050.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Georgia trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Georgia to other states, or from other states to Georgia.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $59.2B
  2. $36.9B
  3. $32.9B

In 2020, the top outbound Georgia domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Florida with $59.2B, followed by Tennessee with $36.9B and North Carolina and $32.9B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Georgia shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock are the senators currently representing the state of Georgia. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Georgia is currently represented by 14 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Georgia

N/AJon Ossoff
Senator from Georgia2
Assumed office on January 20, 2021
Inauguration delayed as incumbent senator David Perdue's term expired on January 3, 2021, two days prior to the 2020–21 United States Senate election in Georgia|runoff election.
N/ARaphael Warnock
Senator from Georgia3
Assumed office on January 20, 2021
Elected to the seat to succeed Kelly Loeffler, who had been appointed to the seat following the resignation of Johnny Isakson.

Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock are the senators currently representing Georgia.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Georgia over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Georgia

Georgia is currently represented by 14 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Georgia have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2021, 1.01% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.946% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2021 were High School or Equivalent (2.29M), Some college (1.78M), and Bachelors Degree (1.52M).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

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The median property value in Sugar Hill, GA was $277,700 in 2021, which is 1.13 times larger than the national average of $244,900. Between 2020 and 2021 the median property value increased from $249,300 to $277,700, a 11.4% increase. The homeownership rate in Sugar Hill, GA is 80.4%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.6%.

People in Sugar Hill, GA have an average commute time of 32.6 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Sugar Hill, GA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Property

$277,700
Median Property Value 2021
±$19,947
$6,647
Median Property Taxes
±$722

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Sugar Hill, GA the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Sugar Hill, GA compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

80.4%
Homeownership
2021
63.8%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2021

In 2021, 80.4% of the housing units in Sugar Hill, GA were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 83.1%.

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Income by Location

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The following map shows all of the places in Sugar Hill, GA colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

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$89,583
Median Household Income
± $10,298
8.27k
Number of Households
± 894

In 2021, the median household income of the 8.27k households in Sugar Hill, GA declined from $89,583 from the previous year's value of $90,205.

The following chart displays the households in Sugar Hill, GA distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Sugar Hill, GA is from Georgia.
0.475
2021 Wage GINI in Georgia
0.476
2020 Wage GINI in Georgia

In 2021, the income inequality in Georgia was 0.475 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.141% decline from 2020 to 2021, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Georgia was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Georgia in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Georgia across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2021
  1. Drove Alone (77.4%)
  2. Worked At Home (11.8%)
  3. Carpooled (9.7%)

In 2021, 77.4% of workers in Sugar Hill, GA drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (11.8%) and those who carpooled to work (9.7%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

32.6 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Sugar Hill, GA have a longer commute time (32.6 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.8 minutes). Additionally, 3.8% of the workforce in Sugar Hill, GA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Sugar Hill, GA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Sugar Hill, GA have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

8.23% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Sugar Hill, GA (2.03k out of 24.6k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.6%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 35 - 44, followed by Females 65 - 74 and then Males 65 - 74.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Sugar Hill, GA is White, followed by Hispanic and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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84.7% of the population of Sugar Hill, GA has health coverage, with 56.6% on employee plans, 8.03% on Medicaid, 6.91% on Medicare, 12.5% on non-group plans, and 0.654% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Gwinnett County, GA see 1517 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.43% decrease from the previous year (1539 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1609 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 802 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,517 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Gwinnett County, GA

Primary care physicians in Gwinnett County, GA see an average of 1,517 patients per year. This represents a 1.43% decrease from the previous year (1,539 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Gwinnett County, GA in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2021, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 29.1% under 18 years, 17.3% between 18 and 34 years, 45% between 35 and 64 years, and 8.59% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 49.7% were men and 50.3% were women.

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Uninsured People

15.3%
Uninsured
56.6%
Employer Coverage
8.03%
Medicaid
6.91%
Medicare
12.5%
Non-Group
0.654%
Military or VA

Between 2020 and 2021, the percent of uninsured citizens in Sugar Hill, GA grew by 0.808% from 15.2% to 15.3%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Sugar Hill, GA changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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