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ZIP Code 30253

Primary City:Mcdonough, GA (View All Cities)
County: Henry County
Timezone: Eastern (5:18am)
Area code: 678 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.45, -84.19
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 30253

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 30253. 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 30253. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 30253, 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:
Mcdonough, GA
Unacceptable:
Mc Donough

Stats and Demographics for the 30253 ZIP Code

ZIP code 30253 is located in west Georgia and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 30253 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 a large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 30253 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 49,380
Population Density 1,018 people per sq mi
Housing Units 19,117
Median Home Value $147,600
Land Area 48.52 sq mi
Water Area 0.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 17,180
Median Household Income $57,913

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,7732,0612,2322,1151,4651,3881,5331,8961,9661,8511,4391,128873603410298182104
Female1,7702,0142,1222,0811,5461,5531,9682,3782,1362,0451,5941,3091,113800591447324272
Total3,5434,0754,3544,1963,0112,9413,5014,2744,1023,8963,0332,4371,9861,4031,001745506376

Gender

 Male 23,317 47%
 Female 26,063 53%
Gender

Race

 White 22,222 45.0%
 Black Or African American 22,425 45.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 146 0.3%
 Asian 1,835 3.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 42 0.1%
 Other Race 1,395 2.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,315 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1451,4142,9792,9562,0031,195627137
Renter5491,5501,6281,01456226112436
Total6942,9644,6073,9702,5651,456751173

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,533 50%
 Single Guardian 4,222 25%
 Singles 3,711 22%
 Singles With Roommate 714 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 9,339 54%
 Households with Kids 7,841 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male320373357402408409375428441445422437461467403468468428348334
Female324364360375357421410391435420408429457408421492464390314363
Total644737717777765830785819876865830866918875824960932818662697

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 30253 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 30253 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 30253 real estate data, the median home value of $147,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 30253. Rentals in 30253 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 30253 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 48,532 98.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 675 1.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 151 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 22 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,937 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,519 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,724 30%
 Households Vacant 1,937 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 875 45%
 Rented & Unoccupied 24 1%
 For Sale Only 491 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 35 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 76 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 436 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 17 0.3%
 1 Bedroom 1,218 18.2%
 2 Bedroom 2,119 31.7%
 3+ Bedroom 3,337 49.9%
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 $57,913 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 30253 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 30253. 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 16,819 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,482 24%
 No Earnings 12,428 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 16,819 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,482 24%
 No Earnings 12,428 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 20,817 93%
 Public transportation 309 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 272 1%
 Worked at Home 950 4%
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 1,387 10%
 High School Graduate 8,309 57%
 Associate's degree 1,037 7%
 Bachelor's degree 2,689 18%
 Master's degree 697 5%
 Professional school degree 259 2%
 Doctorate degree 158 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 9,954 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 2,441 18%
 Not Enrolled in School 851 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 30253

ZIP Code 30253 is in the Henry County School District. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 30253.

Wesley Lakes Elementary School
685 McDonough Parkway
Mcdonough, GA 30253
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Henry County School District
Eagle'S Landing Middle School
295 Tunis Rd
Mcdonough, GA 30253
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Henry County School District
Henry County Middle School
166 Holly Smith Dr
Mcdonough, GA 30253
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Henry County School District
Mcdonough Elementary School
330 Tomlinson St
Mcdonough, GA 30253
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Henry County School District
Hickory Flat Elementary School
841 Brannan Rd
Mcdonough, GA 30253
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Henry County School District
Oakland Elementary School
551 Hwy 81 West
Mcdonough, GA 30253
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Henry County School District
Flippen Elementary School
425 Peach Dr
Mcdonough, GA 30253
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Henry County School District
Walnut Creek Elementary
3535 McDonough Parkway
Mcdonough, GA 30253
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Henry County School District
Henry County High School
401 Tomlinson St
Mcdonough, GA 30253
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Henry County School District
Eagle'S Landing High School
301 Tunis Rd
Mcdonough, GA 30253
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Henry County School District
Creekside Christian Academy
175 Foster Dr
Mcdonough, GA 30253
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Peoples Baptist Academy
850 Mill Rd
Mcdonough, GA 30253
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Abc Montessori Academy for the Brilliant Child
483 Walker Dr
Mcdonough, GA 30253
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Living Word Christian Academy
185 Tunis Rd
Mcdonough, GA 30253
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Eagle'S Landing Christian Academy
2400 Highway 42 N
Mcdonough, GA 30253
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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