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DeKalb

County Data

  • Rural/Non-rural: Non-rural
  • County Health Ranking: 16
  • Population: 756,558
  • Total Number of Physicians: 2580
  • Life Expectancy: 74
  • #1 Cause of Death: Heart disease
  • Uninsured Population Under 65 (percentage): 15.9
  • Population in Poverty (percentage): 15.3
  • Population Without a High School Diploma (percentage): 11.3
  • #1 Industry: Local Government
  • White Alone, not Hispanic or Latino: 29.2
  • Black or African American Alone: 54.9
  • American Indian and Alaska Native: 0.5
  • Asian Alone: 6.6
  • Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander: 0.1
  • Two or More Races: 2.2
  • Hispanic or Latino: 8.6