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ZIP Code 30034

Primary City:Decatur, GA (View All Cities)
County: Dekalb County
Timezone: Eastern (4:39am)
Area code: 404 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.69, -84.25
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 30034

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 30034. 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 30034. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 30034, 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 30034 ZIP Code

ZIP code 30034 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 30034 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 30034 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 43,113
Population Density 2,543 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,209
Median Home Value $111,100
Land Area 16.95 sq mi
Water Area 0.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,962
Median Household Income $48,210

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4371,4731,6731,7861,3121,3981,1681,2101,1901,3411,3261,3381,16175644921413276
Female1,3721,3861,5781,6951,5041,5821,6211,5831,5891,8271,9802,0231,622917567372249206
Total2,8092,8593,2513,4812,8162,9802,7892,7932,7793,1683,3063,3612,7831,6731,016586381282

Gender

 Male 19,440 45%
 Female 23,673 55%
Gender

Race

 White 963 2.2%
 Black Or African American 41,225 95.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 70 0.2%
 Asian 121 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 175 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 554 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner851,1201,8272,7103,1061,45546688
Renter3651,2971,2541,05068431511723
Total4502,4173,0813,7603,7901,770583111

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,372 34%
 Single Guardian 5,684 36%
 Singles 4,157 26%
 Singles With Roommate 749 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 10,045 63%
 Households with Kids 5,917 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male303292271284273279283329309325342351324331388394379313312292
Female284289285267249277268293299288311343333303352378346342277307
Total587581556551522556551622608613653694657634740772725655589599

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 30034 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 30034 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 30034 real estate data, the median home value of $111,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 30034 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 30034 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 30034 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 42,856 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 80 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 142 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 35 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,668 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,189 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,105 28%
 Households Vacant 2,247 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,020 45%
 Rented & Unoccupied 64 3%
 For Sale Only 355 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 41 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 27 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 740 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 0.1%
 1 Bedroom 682 12.8%
 2 Bedroom 1,730 32.4%
 3+ Bedroom 2,922 54.7%
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 $48,210 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 30034 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 30034 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 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 30034. 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 14,270 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,778 22%
 No Earnings 13,530 38%
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 14,270 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,778 22%
 No Earnings 13,530 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,207 87.5%
 Public transportation 1,382 7.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 14 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 168 0.9%
 Worked at Home 745 4.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 1,029 8.7%
 High School Graduate 7,574 63.9%
 Associate's degree 964 8.1%
 Bachelor's degree 1,705 14.4%
 Master's degree 457 3.9%
 Professional school degree 72 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 60 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,731 79.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,231 12.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 773 7.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 30034

ZIP Code 30034 is in the Dekalb County School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 30034.

Dekalb Transition School
2670 Old Wesley Chapel Rd
Decatur, GA 30034
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Dekalb County School District
Chapel Hill Middle School
3535 Dogwood Farm Rd
Decatur, GA 30034
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dekalb County School District
Bob Mathis Elementary School
3505 Boring Rd
Decatur, GA 30034
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dekalb County School District
Chapel Hill Elementary School
3536 Radcliffe Blvd
Decatur, GA 30034
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dekalb County School District
Rainbow Elementary School
2801 Kelley Chapel Rd
Decatur, GA 30034
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dekalb County School District
Flat Shoals Elementary School
3226 Flat Shoals Rd
Decatur, GA 30034
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dekalb County School District
Narvie Harris Elementary School
3981 McGill Dr
Decatur, GA 30034
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dekalb County School District
Cedar Grove Middle School
2300 Wildcat Rd
Decatur, GA 30034
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dekalb County School District
Columbia Middle School
3001 Columbia Dr
Decatur, GA 30034
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dekalb County School District
Oakview Elementary
3574 Oakvale Rd
Decatur, GA 30034
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dekalb County School District
Dekalb Regional Youth Detention Center
2946 Clifton Springs Rd
Decatur, GA 30034
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Department of Juvenile Justice School District
Southwest Dekalb High School
2863 Kelley Chapel Rd
Decatur, GA 30034
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dekalb County School District
Cambridge Academy
2780 Flat Shoals Rd
Decatur, GA 30034
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Augustine Preparatory Academy of Atlanta
4650 Flat Shoals Pkwy
Decatur, GA 30034
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Greenforest Mccalep Christian Academy
3250 Rainbow Dr
Decatur, GA 30034
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Green Pastures Christian School
5455 Flat Shoals Pkwy
Decatur, GA 30034
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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