Atlanta Region Population and Employment Forecast - 2040
The Atlanta Regional Commission's population and employment forecasts for 2040 show continued strong growth for the 20-county Atlanta region. ARC expects that 8.3 million people will call the region home by the year 2040, an increase of roughly three million people. Job growth, although not as robust as in the 1990s, will remain strong, as well. ARC forecasts the region to have 4.5 million jobs by 2040, an addition of about 1.6 million jobs.
Source: Atlanta Regional Commission