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ZIP Code 30238

Primary City:Jonesboro, GA (View All Cities)
County: Clayton County
Timezone: Eastern (11:39am)
Area code: 678 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.50, -84.38
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 30238

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 30238. 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 30238. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 30238, 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:
Jonesboro, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 30238 ZIP Code

ZIP code 30238 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 30238 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 large. 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 30238 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 34,713
Population Density 2,057 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,200
Median Home Value $92,100
Land Area 16.87 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,627
Median Household Income $43,569

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4421,6031,5311,5171,1369801,0091,2001,1561,1461,0538356474222111445841
Female1,3651,4691,5341,4711,1211,2621,3751,4721,4231,5611,3551,08984647133221712495
Total2,8073,0723,0652,9882,2572,2422,3842,6722,5792,7072,4081,9241,493893543361182136

Gender

 Male 16,131 46%
 Female 18,582 54%
Gender

Race

 White 6,381 18.4%
 Black Or African American 24,521 70.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 122 0.4%
 Asian 833 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 26 0.1%
 Other Race 1,904 5.5%
 Two Or More Races 926 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1069221,9912,2381,63976329048
Renter2421,0279577664181585012
Total3481,9492,9483,0042,05792134060

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,787 41%
 Single Guardian 3,939 34%
 Singles 2,419 21%
 Singles With Roommate 482 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,229 54%
 Households with Kids 5,398 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male260319263323327329313312322327313310288293284319329317268257
Female264270286291307265293328276300319304301310288322342266253208
Total524589549614634594606640598627632614589603572641671583521465

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 30238 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 30238 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 30238 real estate data, the median home value of $92,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 30238 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 30238 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 30238 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 34,684 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 7 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 22 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,998 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 999 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,630 28%
 Households Vacant 1,573 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 634 40%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 1%
 For Sale Only 357 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 35 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 506 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 0.2%
 1 Bedroom 66 1.9%
 2 Bedroom 943 26.5%
 3+ Bedroom 2,548 71.5%
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 $43,569 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 30238 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 30238. 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 10,553 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,140 23%
 No Earnings 9,761 37%
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 10,553 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,140 23%
 No Earnings 9,761 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,502 94.2%
 Public transportation 221 1.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 22 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 253 1.8%
 Worked at Home 332 2.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,476 15.4%
 High School Graduate 6,375 66.3%
 Associate's degree 572 6.0%
 Bachelor's degree 841 8.8%
 Master's degree 279 2.9%
 Professional school degree 67 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 8,231 81.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 952 9.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 929 9.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 30238

ZIP Code 30238 is in the Clayton County School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 30238.

Brown Elementary School
9771 Poston Rd
Jonesboro, GA 30238
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clayton County School District
Mundys Mill Middle School
1251 Mundys Mill Rd
Jonesboro, GA 30238
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Clayton County School District
Pointe South Middle School
8495 Thomas Rd
Jonesboro, GA 30238
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Clayton County School District
Swint Elementary School
500 Hwy 138 West
Jonesboro, GA 30238
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clayton County School District
Kendrick Middle School
7971 Kendrick Rd
Jonesboro, GA 30238
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Clayton County School District
Callaway Elementary School
120 Oriole Dr
Jonesboro, GA 30238
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clayton County School District
Mundy'S Mill High School
9652 Fayetteville Rd
Jonesboro, GA 30238
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Clayton County School District
Hope Christian Academy
455 Highway 138 W Ste H
Jonesboro, GA 30238
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Anointed Minds Preparatory School
742 Veterans Pkwy
Jonesboro, GA 30238
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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