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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 2009 2010 2011 2012  2013 2014 2015 2017
City of Dalton 33,327 33,128 33,313  33,406   33,414 33,529 33,853

34,077

Whitfield County 93,698 102,599 103,184 103,094  102,945 103,542 104,216 105,863
Dalton MSA* 134,319 135,070 142,741 142,465  142,212 142,917 143,781 143,904

*Dalton MSA includes Whitfield & Murray Counties
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey

 

Whitfield County Demographics

Category 2008 2009 2010 2014 2015 2017
Total Number of Households 31,679 30,559 35,180  34,450 36,429 35,863
Persons 16 or older in the labor force 45,540 43,986 43,878 44,869 -- --
Median family income (in dollars) 43,620 41,375 48,501 39,946 40,596 42,583
Mean family income (in dollars) 58,345 55,893 58,103 -- 57,271 --
Per capita income (in dollars) 30,355 27,573 28,588 30,520 20,353 20,576

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

 

Race - 2017 Estimates

County White African American American Indian or Alaska Native  Asian/Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
Other
Whitfield  73.7% 4.3% 2.2% 1.6%
3.0%

 

Ethnicity - 2017 Estimates

Zip Code Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
Whitfield 35.0% 59.4%

 

Age - 2017 Estimates

County Median Age
0-14 Years 15-24 Years 25-34 Years 35-44 Years 45-54 Years 55-64 Years 65+ Years
Whitfield  35.1 22.3% 13.4% 14.2% 12.9% 12.8% 11.3% 13.2%

 

 

 
Dalton-Whitfield County Joint Development Authority – 100 S. Hamilton St – Dalton, Georgia 30720
phone 706-278-7373 – fax 706-226-8739 – email EDinfo@daltonchamber.org
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