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ZIP Code 30294

Primary City:Ellenwood, GA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (7:13am)
Coordinates:33.64, -84.25
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 30294

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 30294. 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 30294. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 30294, 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:
Ellenwood, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 30294 ZIP Code

ZIP code 30294 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 30294 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 single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 30294 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 39,865
Population Density 1,232 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,764
Median Home Value $128,100
Land Area 32.36 sq mi
Water Area 0.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,498
Median Household Income $56,577

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4631,4891,7301,7151,1561,0401,2271,5511,5951,5801,2671,1137774842611489651
Female1,4341,5651,6641,6261,1671,2691,4811,9321,8841,8351,6321,313931527326223177136
Total2,8973,0543,3943,3412,3232,3092,7083,4833,4793,4152,8992,4261,7081,011587371273187

Gender

 Male 18,743 47%
 Female 21,122 53%
Gender

Race

 White 3,967 10.0%
 Black Or African American 33,138 83.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 96 0.2%
 Asian 952 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 1,056 2.6%
 Two Or More Races 650 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner921,3763,2303,1522,20883732182
Renter1285246234682601216016
Total2201,9003,8533,6202,46895838198

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,195 46%
 Single Guardian 3,999 30%
 Singles 2,694 20%
 Singles With Roommate 610 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,327 54%
 Households with Kids 6,171 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male298310321286289282295292331356343344337350342412374318269268
Female265304272310260316334316339335324311342352338366346301275227
Total563614593596549598629608670691667655679702680778720619544495

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 30294 has a small 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 30294 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 30294 real estate data, the median home value of $128,100 is slightly less than average 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 30294. Rentals in 30294 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 30294 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 39,831 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 16 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 8 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 10,295 70%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,003 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,200 15%
 Households Vacant 1,266 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 275 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 1%
 For Sale Only 510 40%
 Sold & Unoccupied 39 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 28 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 398 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 173 8%
 2 Bedroom 456 20%
 3+ Bedroom 1,645 72%
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 $56,577 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 30294 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. 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 30294. 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 13,962 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,666 19%
 No Earnings 9,443 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 13,962 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,666 19%
 No Earnings 9,443 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,417 93.3%
 Public transportation 479 2.7%
 Taxicab 8 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 225 1.3%
 Worked at Home 459 2.6%
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 1,149 10.7%
 High School Graduate 6,187 57.5%
 Associate's degree 836 7.8%
 Bachelor's degree 2,084 19.4%
 Master's degree 316 2.9%
 Professional school degree 48 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 131 1.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,111 84.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 735 8.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 569 6.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 30294

ZIP Code 30294 is in the Clayton County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 30294.

East Clayton Elementary School
2750 Forest Parkway
Ellenwood, GA 30294
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clayton County School District
Cedar Grove Elementary School
2330 River Rd
Ellenwood, GA 30294
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dekalb County School District
Cedar Grove High School
2360 River Rd
Ellenwood, GA 30294
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dekalb County School District
Destiny Achievers Academy of Excellence
3595 Linecrest Rd
Ellenwood, GA 30294
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dekalb County School District
Anointed Word Christian Schools International
3800 Linecrest Rd
Ellenwood, GA 30294
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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