Doraville is a city in DeKalb County, Georgia, United States, northeast of Atlanta. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 8,335
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Location in DeKalb County and the state of Georgia
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 3.6 square miles (9.3 km2), all of it land. Crooked Creek goes through Doraville. Crooked Creek is a tributary of the Chattahoochee River.
On November 21, 2005, General Motors announced that it would close its Doraville automobile manufacturing plant on September 26, 2008. The plant assembled the Chevrolet Uplander/Pontiac Montana SV6/Buick Terraza/Saturn Relay family of minivans. The site is no longer being considered for the future home of the NFL's Atlanta Falcons. The plant has been bought as of September 2014 by a joint team of developers to create a Atlantic Station like approach to the site.