Our Communities

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Our target demographic is low-income communities (dated communities), including both businesses and schools, which need innovative rehabilitation programs and readily available outreach programs that will improve their quality of life.

Target Population: Atlanta Metropolitan Core Areas

  • The population for the five core Atlanta Metropolitan counties has grown 5% from 2010 to 2012
  • The population boom is highlighted by Fulton County which has grown 12% during this time
  • The projected growth by 2018 at the current growth rate pushes the population to $4.1M for the 5 core counties

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Due to the growth within these areas a number of underserved communities are in need of revitalizing

Poverty Trends in Atlanta Metropolitan Core Areas

  • According to the 2010 Census, nearly 12% of the population in the 5 core counties live below the poverty line
  • This number grows to an estimated 452,000 by 2018
  • Of the percentage of individuals under the poverty line, 15. 7% are under the age of 18
  • Of the percentage of individuals under the poverty line, 10. 9% are over the age of 65