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ZIP Code 30523

Primary City:Clarkesville, GA (View All Cities)
County: Habersham County
Timezone: Eastern (11:01pm)
Area code: 706 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.7, -83.5
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 30523

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 30523. 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 30523. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 30523, 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:
Clarkesville, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 30523 ZIP Code

ZIP code 30523 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 30523 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 30523 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,904
Population Density 75 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,922
Median Home Value $164,400
Land Area 172.25 sq mi
Water Area 2.69 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,171
Median Household Income $43,717

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male39640438838931332431535839540950745050342229424216590
Female321402423327305306321370380456499504540459325241212149
Total7178068117166186306367287758651,0069541,043881619483377239

Gender

 Male 6,364 49%
 Female 6,540 51%
Gender

Race

 White 12,190 94.5%
 Black Or African American 143 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 37 0.3%
 Asian 88 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 292 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 151 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner48283551782944821531146
Renter100225193215149966027
Total1485087449971,093917591173

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,140 61%
 Single Guardian 636 12%
 Singles 1,195 23%
 Singles With Roommate 200 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,688 71%
 Households with Kids 1,483 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7483799874738190867870688983758580797055
Female56646265817675818984861137070756783584450
Total130147141163155149156171175162156181159153150152163137114105

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 30523 has a large 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 30523 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 30523 real estate data, the median home value of $164,400 is slightly higher than average 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 30523. Rentals in 30523 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 30523 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,736 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 114 0.9%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 54 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,466 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,640 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,065 15%
 Households Vacant 1,751 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 160 9.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 0.4%
 For Sale Only 182 10.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 38 2.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,125 64.2%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 236 13.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 34 4%
 1 Bedroom 161 17%
 2 Bedroom 288 31%
 3+ Bedroom 450 48%
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 $43,717 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 30523 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 30523 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 3,312 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,151 21%
 No Earnings 4,890 47%
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 3,312 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,151 21%
 No Earnings 4,890 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,226 90.1%
 Public transportation 3 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 7 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 183 3.9%
 Worked at Home 271 5.8%
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 637 14%
 High School Graduate 2,430 54%
 Associate's degree 308 7%
 Bachelor's degree 724 16%
 Master's degree 253 6%
 Professional school degree 132 3%
 Doctorate degree 53 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,745 84.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 134 6.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 189 9.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 30523

ZIP Code 30523 is in the Habersham County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 30523.

North Habersham Middle School
1500 Wall Bridge Rd
Clarkesville, GA 30523
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Habersham County School District
Woodville Elementary School
911 Historic Old Hwy 441
Clarkesville, GA 30523
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Habersham County School District
Clarkesville Elementary School
6539 Hwy 115
Clarkesville, GA 30523
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Habersham County School District
Trinity Classical School
231 Harvest Church Rd
Clarkesville, GA 30523
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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