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ZIP Code 30501

Primary City:Gainesville, GA (View All Cities)
County: Hall County
Timezone: Eastern (1:11am)
Area code: 678 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.32, -83.81
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 30501

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 30501. 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 30501. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 30501, 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:
Gainesville, GA
Unacceptable:
Westside

Stats and Demographics for the 30501 ZIP Code

ZIP code 30501 is located in north 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 30501 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 30501 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,048
Population Density 1,284 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,673
Median Home Value $145,500
Land Area 21.85 sq mi
Water Area 2.67 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,115
Median Household Income $31,588

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3771,2811,0361,2301,0531,1691,016959884821706573532370241227180170
Female1,2781,1689421,0481,3381,051996891820753667604622470397374364440
Total2,6552,4491,9782,2782,3912,2202,0121,8501,7041,5741,3731,1771,154840638601544610

Gender

 Male 13,825 49%
 Female 14,223 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,858 53.0%
 Black Or African American 3,932 14.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 188 0.7%
 Asian 505 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 53 0.2%
 Other Race 7,667 27.3%
 Two Or More Races 845 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner59337578738826634513228
Renter5431,3481,201860546304252148
Total6021,6851,7791,5981,372938765376

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,697 41%
 Single Guardian 2,226 24%
 Singles 2,588 28%
 Singles With Roommate 604 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,554 61%
 Households with Kids 3,561 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male281273275294265260249243264203206212202213241270260264195223
Female234273254264235251243217222198190176186192177168173249281296
Total515546529558500511492460486401396388388405418438433513476519

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 30501 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 30501 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1970s. Looking at 30501 real estate data, the median home value of $145,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 30501 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 30501 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 30501 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,434 94.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 148 0.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 57 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 332 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 493 1.8%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 584 2.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,546 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,367 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,202 49%
 Households Vacant 1,558 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 807 51.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 0.7%
 For Sale Only 222 14.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 1.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 110 7.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 383 24.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 287 6%
 1 Bedroom 949 18%
 2 Bedroom 2,400 47%
 3+ Bedroom 1,525 30%
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 $31,588 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 30501 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 30501 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,714 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,307 22%
 No Earnings 7,969 40%
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 7,714 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,307 22%
 No Earnings 7,969 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,405 88.7%
 Public transportation 59 0.6%
 Taxicab 44 0.4%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 814 7.7%
 Worked at Home 281 2.7%
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 2,756 36%
 High School Graduate 3,128 41%
 Associate's degree 277 4%
 Bachelor's degree 750 10%
 Master's degree 457 6%
 Professional school degree 233 3%
 Doctorate degree 63 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,462 83.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 200 3.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 884 13.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 30501

ZIP Code 30501 is in the Gainesville City School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 30501.

Centennial Arts Academy
852 Century Place
Gainesville, GA 30501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gainesville City School District
Enota Multiple Intelligences Academy
1340 Enota Ave NE
Gainesville, GA 30501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gainesville City School District
Fair Street International Baccalaureate World School
695 Fair St
Gainesville, GA 30501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gainesville City School District
New Holland Core Knowledge Academy
170 Barn St
Gainesville, GA 30501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gainesville City School District
Gainesville Middle School
1581 Community Way
Gainesville, GA 30501
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Gainesville City School District
Riverbend Elementary School
1742 Cleveland Hwy
Gainesville, GA 30501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hall County School District
Gainesville Regional Youth Detention Center
450 Crescent Dr
Gainesville, GA 30501
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Department of Juvenile Justice School District
Gainesville High School
830 Century Place
Gainesville, GA 30501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Gainesville City School District
Wood'S Mill Academy
715 Woodsmill Rd
Gainesville, GA 30501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Gainesville City School District
Riverside Military Academy
2001 Riverside Dr
Gainesville, GA 30501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Brenau Academy
620 Academy St
Gainesville, GA 30501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Lakeview Academy
796 Lakeview Dr
Gainesville, GA 30501
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Jubilee Christian Academy
1221 Harmony St
Gainesville, GA 30501
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
North Georgia Christian School
1397 Thompson Bridge Rd
Gainesville, GA 30501
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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