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ZIP Code 30008

Primary City:Marietta, GA (View All Cities)
County: Cobb County
Timezone: Eastern (3:29pm)
Area code: 678 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.90, -84.59
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 30008

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 30008. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 30008. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 30008, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Marietta, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 30008 ZIP Code

ZIP code 30008 is located in northwest Georgia and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 30008 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 30008 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 29,822
Population Density 3,157 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,922
Median Home Value $126,400
Land Area 9.45 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,578
Median Household Income $42,707

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2691,1341,0691,2241,3421,5101,3601,3031,1901,07185463047331321215110054
Female1,2481,1391,0198279401,1721,2591,2461,0551,036938739619403300237185201
Total2,5172,2732,0882,0512,2822,6822,6192,5492,2452,1071,7921,3691,092716512388285255

Gender

 Male 15,259 51%
 Female 14,563 49%
Gender

Race

 White 11,718 39.3%
 Black Or African American 12,262 41.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 178 0.6%
 Asian 699 2.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.1%
 Other Race 3,908 13.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,042 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1028791,4041,3731,01858531574
Renter2621,0661,01973140518110559
Total3641,9452,4232,1041,423766420133

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,004 42%
 Single Guardian 2,494 26%
 Singles 2,428 25%
 Singles With Roommate 652 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,618 59%
 Households with Kids 3,960 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male227296239262261227210224212236215226174218242227229280246256
Female237277251235239234207226233224203203200189158186212159112190
Total464573490497500461417450445460418429374407400413441439358446

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 30008 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 30008 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 30008 real estate data, the median home value of $126,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 30008 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 30008 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 30008 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 27,136 91.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2,343 7.9%
 Juvenile Facilities 61 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 207 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 75 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,705 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,045 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,828 35%
 Households Vacant 1,344 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 595 44.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 1.1%
 For Sale Only 275 20.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 1.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 434 32.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 29 0.7%
 1 Bedroom 674 16.2%
 2 Bedroom 1,727 41.6%
 3+ Bedroom 1,725 41.5%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $42,707 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 30008 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 30008. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 9,074 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,618 31%
 No Earnings 7,924 32%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 9,074 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,618 31%
 No Earnings 7,924 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,992 88.4%
 Public transportation 454 3.3%
 Taxicab 58 0.4%
 Motorcycle 10 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 410 3.0%
 Worked at Home 639 4.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,568 25.9%
 High School Graduate 4,910 49.5%
 Associate's degree 500 5.0%
 Bachelor's degree 1,387 14.0%
 Master's degree 366 3.7%
 Professional school degree 140 1.4%
 Doctorate degree 55 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,889 82.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 490 6.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 791 11.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 30008

ZIP Code 30008 is in the Cobb County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 30008.

Hollydale Elementary School
2901 Bay Berry Dr SW
Marietta, GA 30008
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cobb County School District
Milford Elementary School
2390 Austell Rd SW
Marietta, GA 30008
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cobb County School District
Dunleith Elementary School
120 Saine Dr SW
Marietta, GA 30008
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Marietta City School District
Marietta Regional Youth Detention Center
1575 County Services Parkway S
Marietta, GA 30008
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Department of Juvenile Justice School District
In His Image Christian Academy
630 Kurt Dr SW
Marietta, GA 30008
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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