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ZIP Code 30030

Primary City:Decatur, GA (View All Cities)
County: Dekalb County
Timezone: Eastern (7:34pm)
Area code: 404 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.77, -84.29
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 30030

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 30030. 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 30030. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 30030, 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:
Decatur, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 30030 ZIP Code

ZIP code 30030 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 30030 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is slightly higher than average. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 30030 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,473
Population Density 4,065 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,327
Median Home Value $307,800
Land Area 6.51 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,232
Median Household Income $66,134

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9248436724915118991,0371,1211,089952811725612357249161141117
Female9038116417959581,0931,3051,3081,2181,104965877784530352342327448
Total1,8271,6541,3131,2861,4691,9922,3422,4292,3072,0561,7761,6021,396887601503468565

Gender

 Male 11,712 44%
 Female 14,761 56%
Gender

Race

 White 18,600 70.3%
 Black Or African American 5,730 21.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 67 0.3%
 Asian 1,188 4.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.1%
 Other Race 179 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 695 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner399371,8591,6831,478686374146
Renter3841,366906718482417420337
Total4232,3032,7652,4011,9601,103794483

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,418 36%
 Single Guardian 1,671 14%
 Singles 4,832 40%
 Singles With Roommate 1,311 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,012 74%
 Households with Kids 3,220 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male178181206167200194156161132143152125128124110111102927675
Female200200157176168183157156147132148113136112130116124201224226
Total378381363343368377313317279275300238264236240227226293300301

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 30030 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 30030 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1940s. Looking at 30030 real estate data, the median home value of $307,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 30030. Rentals in 30030 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 30030 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,714 97.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 12 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 82 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 579 2.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 86 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,912 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,290 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,030 38%
 Households Vacant 1,095 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 449 41%
 Rented & Unoccupied 21 2%
 For Sale Only 265 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 75 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 257 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 186 4%
 1 Bedroom 2,043 41%
 2 Bedroom 1,756 36%
 3+ Bedroom 953 19%
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 $66,134 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 30030 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Residents in ZIP code 30030 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 30030 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 30030 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 9,107 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,383 26%
 No Earnings 6,457 31%
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 9,107 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,383 26%
 No Earnings 6,457 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,887 78.0%
 Public transportation 875 6.9%
 Taxicab 64 0.5%
 Motorcycle 13 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 647 5.1%
 Worked at Home 1,193 9.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 30030 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 256 3%
 High School Graduate 1,713 23%
 Associate's degree 279 4%
 Bachelor's degree 2,489 34%
 Master's degree 1,587 21%
 Professional school degree 606 8%
 Doctorate degree 458 6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,133 75.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 905 21.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 116 2.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 30030

ZIP Code 30030 is in the Decatur City School District. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 30030.

Fifth Avenue Elementary
101 Fifth Ave
Decatur, GA 30030
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Decatur City School District
Renfroe Middle School
220 West College Ave
Decatur, GA 30030
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Decatur City School District
Clairemont Elementary School
155 Erie Ave
Decatur, GA 30030
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Decatur City School District
Winnona Park Elementary School
510 Avery St
Decatur, GA 30030
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Decatur City School District
Oakhurst Elementary School
175 Mead Rd
Decatur, GA 30030
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Decatur City School District
New Glennwood Elementary
440 East Ponce De Leon Ave
Decatur, GA 30030
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Decatur City School District
Decatur High School
310 North McDonough St
Decatur, GA 30030
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Decatur City School District
St Thomas More School
630 W Ponce De Leon Ave
Decatur, GA 30030
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Community School
308 Clairemont Ave
Decatur, GA 30030
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Academe of the Oaks
146 New St
Decatur, GA 30030
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
The Hirsch Academy
705 S Candler St
Decatur, GA 30030
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Friends School of Atlanta
862 Columbia Dr
Decatur, GA 30030
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Waldorf School of Atlanta
827 Kirk Rd
Decatur, GA 30030
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Decatur First Umc Weekday Childrens Ministries
312 Sycamore Bldg
Decatur, GA 30030
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Decatur Presbyterian Children'S Community
205 Sycamore St
Decatur, GA 30030
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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