Arcade, Georgia

City

Location in Jackson County and the state of Georgia

Coordinates: 34°4′37″N 83°33′4″W / 34.07694°N 83.55111°W / 34.07694; -83.55111Coordinates: 34°4′37″N 83°33′4″W / 34.07694°N 83.55111°W / 34.07694; -83.55111

Country
United States

State
Georgia

County
Jackson

Area

 • Total
6.5 sq mi (16.8 km2)

 • Land
6.5 sq mi (16.7 km2)

 • Water
0 sq mi (0.1 km2)

Elevation
876 ft (267 m)

Population (2010)

 • Total
1,786

 • Density
252.8/sq mi (97.8/km2)

Time zone
Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)

 • Summer (DST)
EDT (UTC-4)

FIPS code
13-02648[1]

GNIS feature ID
0331049[2]

Arcade is a city in Jackson County, Georgia, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 1,786.[3]

Contents

1 Geography
2 Demographics
3 References
4 External links

Geography[edit]
Arcade is located at 34°4′37″N 83°33′4″W / 34.07694°N 83.55111°W / 34.07694; -83.55111 (34.076951, -83.551147).[4]
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 6.5 square miles (17 km2). 6.5 square miles (17 km2) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) of it (0.31%) is water.
Arcade does not have its own ZIP code, but instead uses neighboring Jefferson’s code.
Demographics[edit]

Historical population

Census
Pop.

1920
108

1930
94

−13.0%

1940
98

4.3%

1950
114

16.3%

1960
108

−5.3%

1970
229

112.0%

1980
223

−2.6%

1990
697

212.6%

2000
1,643

135.7%

2010
1,786

8.7%

Est. 2015
1,799
[5]
0.7%

U.S. Decennial Census[6]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 1,643 people, 565 households, and 457 families residing in the city. The population density was 254.2 people per square mile (98.2/km²). There were 609 housing units at an average density of 94.2 per square mile (36.4/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 88.37% White, 7.18% African American, 0.06% Native American, 2.31% Asian, 0.67% from other races, and 1.40% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.70% of the population.
There were 565 households out of which 42.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.5% were married couples living together, 11.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 19.1% were non-families. 15.6% of all households were made up o