About Northlake

The Northlake community is a wonderfully diverse business, retail, industrial, and residential community in the heart of DeKalb County, Georgia. Great access is afforded by I-285, LaVista Rd., Briarcliff Rd. and Henderson Mill Rd. The CSX Railroad also provides industrial access.  Anchored by Northlake Mall, Briarcliff Village, Tower Festival Shopping Center, and three other centers, there are numerous opportunities for shopping, movie-going, restaurants, or other recreational pursuits.  The Northlake business area is surrounded by new and established single and multi-family residential neighborhoods.  The greater Northlake area is home to over 40,000 households and it has, in several zip codes, some of the highest income levels in greater Atlanta. This area  enjoys some of the finest public primary, middle and high schools in greater Atlanta.  Three private colleges also make Northlake their home.  Emory Orthopaedic and Spine Hospital serves the region from a site near Northlake.

Northlake is a vibrant, diverse, and livable community with connectivity to all that is offered by the City of Atlanta for the 4 million inhabitants in the metro Atlanta area.


Current (2011) Economic Development Statistics:

Economy in Tucker, Georgia

Economy Tucker, GA United States
Unemployment Rate 10.00% 9.10%
Recent Job Growth -0.51% -0.12%
Future Job Growth 28.98% 31.25%
Sales Taxes 7.00% 6.80%
Income Taxes 6.00% 6.25%
Income per Cap. $33,996 $27,067
Household Income $69,115 $52,954
Income Less Than 15K 4.93% 12.10%
Income between 15K and 25K 6.07% 10.18%
Income between 25K and 35K 8.36% 10.56%
Income between 35K and 50K 14.86% 14.98%
Income between 50K and 75K 20.92% 19.53%
Income between 75K and 100K 16.57% 12.52%
Income between 100K and 150K 17.69% 12.14%
Income between 150K and 250K 5.84% 3.91%
Income between 250K and 500K 4.29% 3.34%
Income greater than 500K 0.48% 0.75%
Management, Business, and Financial Operations 20.31% 13.81%
Professional and Related Occupations 30.62% 22.68%
Service 13.19% 14.51%
Sales and Office 25.06% 25.22%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry 0.06% 0.68%
Construction, Extraction, and Maintenance 7.02% 9.37%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving 7.28% 15.86%


The unemployment rate in Tucker, GA, is 10.00%, with job growth of -0.51%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 28.98%.

Tucker, GA Taxes

Tucker, GA,sales tax rate is 7.00%. Income tax is 6.00%.

Tucker, GA Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $33,996, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $69,115.