is located in the Southeast region of the United States. The Capital is Atlanta and the largest city is Atlanta. The Official Web Site is located at http://georgia.gov/. Georgia
is the 8th most populous state in the United States. The 2014 population estimate is 10,097,343 and the 2010 census population was 9,688,681. The land area is 57,513.49 square miles and there are 168.4
persons per square mile.
62.5% of the population is White, 31.4% is Black or African American, 9.2% is Hispanic or Latino, 3.7% is Asian, 0.5% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0.1% is Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1.9% are two or more races. 84.7% are a high school graduate or higher, and 28% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $151,300. There are on average 2.71 persons per household, the per capita income is $25,182, the median household income is $49,179, and 18.2% of the persons in Georgia
are considered below poverty level.