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ZIP Code 30268

Primary City:Palmetto, GA (View All Cities)
County: Fulton County
Timezone: Eastern (6:53am)
Area code: 678 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.6, -84.7
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 30268

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 30268. 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 30268. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 30268, 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:
Palmetto, GA
Acceptable:
Chatt Hills, Chattahoochee Hills

Stats and Demographics for the 30268 ZIP Code

ZIP code 30268 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 30268 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 large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 30268 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,090
Population Density 139 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,870
Median Home Value $128,400
Land Area 65.38 sq mi
Water Area 1.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,314
Median Household Income $47,421

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male339343363348266270272283325318301259250170127864845
Female329315348344255271305354327341328265240197126103110119
Total668658711692521541577637652659629524490367253189158164

Gender

 Male 4,413 49%
 Female 4,677 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,479 49.3%
 Black Or African American 3,785 41.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.2%
 Asian 76 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 511 5.6%
 Two Or More Races 220 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2325745854646132618860
Renter81222220171114646261
Total104479678717575390250121

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,545 47%
 Single Guardian 795 24%
 Singles 835 25%
 Singles With Roommate 139 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,060 62%
 Households with Kids 1,254 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6768726169686866726791746170727678616155
Female6179556155537071666668816667597187715648
Total128147127122124121138137138133159155127137131147165132117103

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 30268 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 30268 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 30268 real estate data, the median home value of $128,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 30268 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 30268 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 30268 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,013 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 38 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 6 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 33 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,720 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 599 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 995 26%
 Households Vacant 556 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 193 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 120 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 72 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 157 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 60 7%
 1 Bedroom 76 9%
 2 Bedroom 388 44%
 3+ Bedroom 350 40%
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 $47,421 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 30268 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 30268. 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 3,140 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,751 24%
 No Earnings 2,423 33%
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 3,140 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,751 24%
 No Earnings 2,423 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,925 93.3%
 Public transportation 28 0.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 71 1.7%
 Worked at Home 184 4.4%
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 481 17%
 High School Graduate 1,831 63%
 Associate's degree 165 6%
 Bachelor's degree 270 9%
 Master's degree 101 3%
 Professional school degree 51 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,815 74.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 335 13.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 282 11.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 30268

ZIP Code 30268 is in the Fulton County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 30268.

Georgia Baptist Chidlren'S Home and Family Ministr
9250 Hutcheson Ferry Rd
Palmetto, GA 30268
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Fulton County School District
Palmetto Elementary School
505 Carlton Rd
Palmetto, GA 30268
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fulton County School District

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