Catoosa County is located in north-western Georgia. The County Seat is Ringgold and the largest city is Fort Oglethorpe. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.catoosa.com/. The 2014 population estimate is 65,621 and the 2010 census population was 63,940. The land area is 162.16 square miles and there are 394.3 persons per square mile.
93.9% of the population is White, 2.6% is Black or African American, 2.7% is Hispanic or Latino, 1.4% is Asian, 0.4% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.1% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1.6% is two or more races. 82.3% have a high school degree or higher, and 17.5% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $130,200, there are 23,941 households, an average of 2.68 persons per household. The per capita income is $21,690, the median household income is $47,087, and 13.9% of the persons in Catoosa County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 4,789. Retail sales (in $1000) were $795,089, and sales per capita were $12,730. The percentage of black-owned firms is 0%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 28.5%.
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