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Demographics

Basic demographic information on Dalton and Whitfield County is provided below. Additional information can be generated by contacting the Joint Development Authority. Available reports include demographics, household, income, retail spending and mosaic reports, all of which can be generated by radii and drivetime from a specific address.

Population Estimates

Community 2007 2008 2009 2010   2011
City of Dalton 33,142 33,648 33,327  33,128   33,313
Whitfield County 91,915 92,595 93,698 102,599  103,184
Dalton MSA* 133,346 134,288 134,319 135,070  142,741

*Dalton MSA includes Whitfield & Murray Counties
2007-2010 are estimates. 2011 data from 2011 Census.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey

 

Whitfield County Demographics

Category 2007 2008 2009 2010
Total Number of Households 31,274 31,679 30,559  35,180
Persons 16 or older in the labor force 44,723 45,540 43,986 43,878
Median family income (in dollars) 49,014 43,620 41,375  48,501
Mean family income (in dollars) 60,833 58,345 55,893  58,103
Per capita income (in dollars) 30,934 30,355 27,573  28,588

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey

 

Zip Code Demographics

Population

Zip Code Population Households
2010 Census 2012 Est. 2017 Proj. 2010 Census 2012 Est. 2017 Proj.
30720 Dalton 27,129 27,890 29,021 11,424 11,439 12,125
30721 Dalton 54,548 56,203 60,473 20,119 20,209 22,074
30710 Cohutta 6,908 7,155 7,655 2,715 2,736 2,968
30740 Rocky Face 8,516 8,670 9,228 3,405 3,377 3,665
30755 Tunnel Hill 9,017 9,091 9,400 3,741 3,703 3,892

 Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey

 

Race - 2012 Estimates

Zip Code White African American American Indian or Alaska Native  Asian/Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
Other Multi-Race
30720 Dalton 75.5% 4.3%
0.6% 2.6%
14.4%

2.5%

30721 Dalton 71.6%
4.0%
0.8% 0.09%
19.7%
3.0%
30710 Cohutta 94.1%
1.7%
0.3% 0.07%
2.1%
1.1%
30740 Rocky Face 89.9%
2.6%
0.2% 1.3%
4.1%
1.9%
30755 Tunnel Hill 91.2%
2.6%
0.4% 0.08%
3.4%
1.6%

 

Ethnicity - 2012 Estimates

Zip Code Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
30720 Dalton 30.2% 69.8%
30721 Dalton 41.7%
58.3%
30710 Cohutta 4.8%
95.2%
30740 Rocky Face 8.8%
91.2%
30755 Tunnel Hill 7.1%
92.9%

 

Age - 2012 Estimates

Zip Code Median Age
0-14 Years
15-24 Years
25-34 Years
35-44 Years
45-54 Years
55-64 Years
65+ Years
30720 Dalton 36 22.1%
13.7%
13.1%
13.4%
13.5%
10.6%
13.5%
30721 Dalton 32
25.9%
14.2%
14.0%
13.8%
12.4%
9.5%
10.2%
30710 Cohutta 41
20.0%
11.8%
9.8%
14.0%
16.9%
14.8%
12.8%
30740 Rocky Face 39
19.9%
13.1%
11.7%
14.0%
15.3%
12.8%
13.1%
30755 Tunnel Hill 39
19.8%
13.1%
11.5%
14.4%
15.4%
13.0%
12.8%

 

Household Income - 2012 Estimates

Zip Code Median Income
Per Capita Income
30720 Dalton $42,809 $25,231
30721 Dalton $35,438 $15,140
30710 Cohutta $44,432 $23,479
30740 Rocky Face $49,591
$21,529
30755 Tunnel Hill $40,724
$20,292

 

Zip Code Under $15,000
$15,000 -24,999
$25,000 -34,999 $35,000 -49,999 $50,000 -74,999 $75,000 -99,999 $100,000 -149,999 $150,000 or more
30720 Dalton 15.0% 13.1%
13.4% 16.2% 14.7% 9.3% 9.9% 8.4%
30721 Dalton 16.0%
18.5%
15.0% 17.4% 17.1% 7.6% 6.2% 2.2%
30710 Cohutta 13.0%
11.6%
16.1% 15.6% 17.2% 9.6% 9.5% 7.4%
30740 Rocky Face 11.0%
10.0%
12.9% 16.7% 22.7% 11.7% 11.3% 3.7%
30755 Tunnel Hill 14.4%
13.6%
14.7% 14.7% 22.9% 9.8% 6.1% 3.8%

 

Business Demographics - 2009 Estimates

Zip Code Number of Employees
Number of Establishments Number of Establishments with 20+ Employees
30720 Dalton 24,031 1,780 240
30721 Dalton 29,397
1,851 245
30710 Cohutta 446
97 5
30740 Rocky Face 693
112 6
30755 Tunnel Hill 1,139 169 9

 Source: Nielson Claritas

 
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