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ZIP Code 30309

Primary City:Atlanta, GA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Sherwood Forest
County: Fulton County
Timezone: Eastern (7:23pm)
Area code: 404 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.80, -84.39
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 30309

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 30309. 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 30309. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 30309, 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:
Atlanta, GA
Unacceptable:
Atl

Stats and Demographics for the 30309 ZIP Code

ZIP code 30309 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 30309 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 30309 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,845
Population Density 6,391 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,207
Median Home Value $288,800
Land Area 3.42 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,730
Median Household Income $71,854

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3222461962191,1861,9191,5611,2721,1701,000699520522329200936656
Female3322981833281,4321,9511,3508736505165185464833331748389130
Total6545443795472,6183,8702,9112,1451,8201,5161,2171,0661,005662374176155186

Gender

 Male 11,576 53%
 Female 10,269 47%
Gender

Race

 White 15,773 72.2%
 Black Or African American 3,739 17.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 49 0.2%
 Asian 1,382 6.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0%
 Other Race 342 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 551 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1251,3071,5641,23494451115663
Renter1,3703,3741,3788215422327237
Total1,4954,6812,9422,0551,486743228100

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,525 18%
 Single Guardian 663 5%
 Singles 8,253 60%
 Singles With Roommate 2,289 17%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,611 92%
 Households with Kids 1,119 8%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male68465666594747563740424036383437254974122
Female696560427055604865393439373430354487132173
Total1371111161081291021071041027976797372647269136206295

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 30309 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 30309 were primarily built in the 2000s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 30309 real estate data, the median home value of $288,800 is high 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 30309. Rentals in 30309 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 30309 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,282 97.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 144 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 370 1.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 49 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,013 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 891 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,826 48%
 Households Vacant 2,477 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 856 34.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 53 2.1%
 For Sale Only 680 27.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 76 3.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 428 17.3%
 For Migrant Workers 11 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 373 15.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 753 11%
 1 Bedroom 3,738 55%
 2 Bedroom 1,911 28%
 3+ Bedroom 383 6%
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 $71,854 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 30309 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 30309 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 30309 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 11,074 58%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,622 24%
 No Earnings 3,416 18%
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 11,074 58%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,622 24%
 No Earnings 3,416 18%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,079 76.8%
 Public transportation 670 4.6%
 Taxicab 96 0.7%
 Motorcycle 28 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,461 10.1%
 Worked at Home 1,083 7.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 30309 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 265 3%
 High School Graduate 1,991 21%
 Associate's degree 361 4%
 Bachelor's degree 3,757 40%
 Master's degree 1,641 17%
 Professional school degree 1,075 11%
 Doctorate degree 411 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 892 62.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 507 35.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 36 2.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 30309

ZIP Code 30309 is in the Atlanta Public Schools. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 30309.

Grady High School
929 Charles Allen Dr NE
Atlanta, GA 30309
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Atlanta Public Schools
The Childrens School
345 10th St NE
Atlanta, GA 30309
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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