Douglasville, Georgia





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A Taste of Douglasville, Georgia

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT DOUGLASVILLE?

  1. Douglasville is the county seat of Douglas County, Georgia, United States. The population was 20,065 at the 2000 census and in 2009 was estimated to be more than 32,812. Douglasville is one of the fastest growing cities in Georgia.

  2. Douglasville, Georgia has experienced numerous natural disasters over the most recent decades. Being located in the South Eastern United States, the city experiences strong storms and tornadoes often because of its location in Dixie Alley. Its close proximity to the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean also makes the area prone to hurricane outer bands or remnants.

  3. In 2007 the city suffered one of the worst droughts in the areas history, causing a complete watering ban and resulting in the largest wildfire in Georgia history. The fire was located in south east Georgia, but it still affected the county with smoke often through the life of the fire.

  4. The median income for a household in the city is $45,289, and the median income for a family was $52,340.

Radio Stations:
WRFG 89.3 FM Atlanta, GA Variety
WCLK 91.9 FM Atlanta, GA Clark Atlanta University Jazz
W229AG (WCNN) 93.7 FM Atlanta, GA Sports
WSTR 94.1 FM Smyrna, GA Top-40
WWLG 96.7 FM Peachtree City, GA Top-40
WUMJ 97.5 FM Fayetteville, GA Urban Contemporary
W255CJ (WWWQ) 98.9 FM Atlanta, GA Top-40
WWWQ 99.7 FM Atlanta, GA Top-40
WPZE 102.5 FM Mableton, GA Gospel Music
W275BK (WAMJ) 102.9 FM Urban Contemporary
WVEE 103.3 FM Atlanta, GA Urban Contemporary
WWVA 105.7 FM Canton, GA Hip Hop
WAMJ 107.5 FM Roswell, GA Urban Contemporary
WHTA 107.9 FM Hampton, GA Hip Hop
WCNN 680 AM North Atlanta, GA Sports

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Demographics of Douglasville, Georgia

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

63.84%

30.29%

0.31%

1.73%

3.99%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Famous Blacks from Douglasville, Georgia

     
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Businesses in Douglasville, Georgia


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. A Touch Of Class Beauty & Barber -  Category: Black Hair Salon -  We offer service for men, women, boys and girls. Relaxers - Weaves - Color-Cuts- Men & Boys Cuts.  - 7100 Douglas Blvd., Douglasville, GA (770) 489-1180

  2. Deya's Dominican Hair Salon -  Category: Dominican Hair Salon -   2108 Fairburn Road, Douglasville, GA 30135-1069 (770) 920-7844   - (visit website)

  3. Heathy Hair by Nicole -  Category: Black Hair Salon -   2750 Chapel Hill Rd, Ste 800 Douglasville, GA 30135 (770) 837-7898

  4. Impressions Hair Care and Spa Serene -  Category: Black Hair Salon -   9641 Highway 5 Suite D Douglasville, GA 30135 (770) 942-0885   - (visit website)

  5. Kye Beauty Supply -  Category: Beauty Supply -   8390 Graely Street Suite #E Douglasville, GA 30135 (678) 558-7333

  6. Lady Gifty Beauty Supply -  Category: Beauty Supply -   9395 The Landing Dr. Douglasville, GA 30135 (770) 942-0885

  7. New Image Beauty Supply -  Category: Beauty Supply -   4303 Caroline Ct. Douglasville, GA 30135 (770) 577-0857

  8. Supply Your Needs Beauty Supply -  Category: Beauty Supply -   6340 East Broad St. Douglasville, GA 30135 (770) 949-1700

  9. Tammy Dominican Hair Salon -  Category: Dominican Hair Salon -   7214 Douglas Blvd # B2, Douglasville, GA 30135-1563 (770) 489-9890

  10. Total Image Hair Salon -  Category: Black Hair Salon -  2078 Fairburn Rd, Ste. 9 Douglasville, GA (404) 604-9462

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BLACK BUSINESSES - SERVICES - VENDORS ETC.

  1. Association Management Professionals, Inc. -  Category: Homeowner Services -  Homeowners Association Management  - 3400 Chapel Hill Rd Ste 100-18 Douglasville, Georgia (678) 813-2505   - (visit website)

  2. Law Office of Penelope Morris -  Category: Legal Services -   Premier Law Office Specializing in the Injured and Disabled, Personal Injury, Social Security, Workers' Compensation   6790 West Broad Street Douglasville, GA (770) 778-7908

  3. Vision of Life Inc. -  Category: Community Services -  The mission of Vision of Life Transitional Living Program is to provide sustainable services and supported transitional housing to young adults who are aging out of foster care, homeless, at-risk of homelessness, or are re-entering the community from a juvenile detention center with the goal of preparing them for independent permanent housing, employment, and careers. Our services are designed to assist these young adults with housing, employment, academic enrichment , and utilization of community services/resources.These services are coupled with intensive emotional and therapeutic? support with the ultimate goal of helping young adults to live independently and establish a firm foundation from which they can continue to work toward their long-term personal and professional goals.  - 8491 Hospital Drive #153 Douglasville, Georgia (404) 623-4396   - (visit website)

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AFRICAN AMERICAN CULTURE

  1. Black Educational History Exhibit -  Category: History -   Old Douglas County Courthouse 6754 Broad Street Douglasville, GA 30135 (770) 949-4090

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Gumbeaux's A Cajun Cage -  Category: Cajun -   (770) 947-8288

  2. Lil Mama's Soul Food -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -   8582 Courtland St Douglasville, GA 30134 (770) 489-3322

  3. Soulfood Haven -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -   5778 Fairburn Rd Douglasville, GA 30134 (770) 949-7410   - (visit website)

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CITY VIDEO CONNECTION


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CHURCHES



  1. Church of the Lord Jesus Christ Today -  8510 Newman Street, Douglasville, GA (770) 942-2886  - (visit website)

  2. St James Ame Church -  8310 Elm Street, Douglasville, GA 30134-1138 (770) 949-2383

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ANNUAL EVENTS



  1. Annual BEHE Juneteenth Festival
    (June)   Juneteenth Festival Douglasville, Georgia   - (visit website)

    Arts & Crafts, Vendors, Children's Activities. For additional information please contact Frankie Morris, President at (770) 489-6577 or Jackie Copeland, Secretary at (770) 489-0592.


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SCHOOLS

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