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ZIP Code 30506

Primary City:Gainesville, GA (View All Cities)
County: Hall County
Timezone: Eastern (1:34pm)
Area code: 678 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.3, -83.9
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 30506

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 30506. 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 30506. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 30506, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 30506 ZIP Code

ZIP code 30506 is located in north Georgia and covers a slightly higher 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 30506 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 extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 30506 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 41,667
Population Density 415 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,783
Median Home Value $200,200
Land Area 100.34 sq mi
Water Area 23.94 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,213
Median Household Income $63,038

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2841,5551,6401,4591,0461,0261,1531,4431,5671,6281,4951,3931,230975659457292245
Female1,3141,4761,5871,3319811,0851,2241,5051,5451,6751,6161,3721,345983663558482378
Total2,5983,0313,2272,7902,0272,1112,3772,9483,1123,3033,1112,7652,5751,9581,3221,015774623

Gender

 Male 20,547 49%
 Female 21,120 51%
Gender

Race

 White 38,132 91.5%
 Black Or African American 512 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 160 0.4%
 Asian 341 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 26 0.1%
 Other Race 1,842 4.4%
 Two Or More Races 654 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1261,2092,4172,8532,6301,825900279
Renter205631665572301187261152
Total3311,8403,0823,4252,9312,0121,161431

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 9,729 64%
 Single Guardian 2,048 13%
 Singles 2,820 19%
 Singles With Roommate 616 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 9,563 63%
 Households with Kids 5,650 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male239257259285284319295327330329320351326314285325334278237216
Female228252268297283291284308310332318312314311283308323233184223
Total467509527582567610579635640661638663640625568633657511421439

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 30506 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 30506 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 30506 real estate data, the median home value of $200,200 is slightly higher 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 30506. Rentals in 30506 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 30506 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 41,625 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 37 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 5 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,058 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,181 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,974 17%
 Households Vacant 2,570 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 385 15.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 0.5%
 For Sale Only 491 19.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 54 2.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,041 40.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 586 22.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 35 1%
 1 Bedroom 199 7%
 2 Bedroom 1,036 35%
 3+ Bedroom 1,701 57%
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 $63,038 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 30506 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. Most commuters in 30506 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 13,986 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,465 23%
 No Earnings 11,445 35%
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 13,986 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,465 23%
 No Earnings 11,445 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,153 91.4%
 Public transportation 84 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 46 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 302 1.6%
 Worked at Home 1,174 6.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 1,860 13%
 High School Graduate 7,042 50%
 Associate's degree 665 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,920 21%
 Master's degree 1,023 7%
 Professional school degree 397 3%
 Doctorate degree 130 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,584 81.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 968 12.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 499 6.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 30506

ZIP Code 30506 is in the Forsyth County School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 30506.

Chestatee Elementary
6945 Keith Bridge Rd
Gainesville, GA 30506
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Forsyth County School District
Mount Vernon Elementary School
4844 Jim Hood Rd
Gainesville, GA 30506
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hall County School District
Wauka Mountain Elementary School
5850 Brookton Lula Rd
Gainesville, GA 30506
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hall County School District
Lanier Elementary School
4782 Thompson Bridge Rd
Gainesville, GA 30506
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hall County School District
Sardis Elementary School
2805 Sardis Rd
Gainesville, GA 30506
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hall County School District
North Hall Middle School
4856 Rilla Rd
Gainesville, GA 30506
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hall County School District
Chestatee Middle School
2740 Fran Mar Dr
Gainesville, GA 30506
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hall County School District
North Hall High School
4885 Mount Vernon Rd
Gainesville, GA 30506
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hall County School District
Chestatee High School
3005 Sardis Rd
Gainesville, GA 30506
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hall County School District

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