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ZIP Code 30531

Primary City:Cornelia, GA (View All Cities)
County: Habersham County
Timezone: Eastern (5:18pm)
Area code: 706 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.5, -83.6
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 30531

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 30531. 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 30531. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 30531, 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:
Cornelia, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 30531 ZIP Code

ZIP code 30531 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 30531 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 30531 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,279
Population Density 294 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,501
Median Home Value $139,900
Land Area 38.34 sq mi
Water Area 0.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,968
Median Household Income $35,083

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
Male4934604184153464023503673323763182942822031691068962
Female480453412342344371404368317347339328314271213170148176
Total973913830757690773754735649723657622596474382276237238

Gender

 Male 5,482 49%
 Female 5,797 51%
Gender

Race

 White 8,700 77.1%
 Black Or African American 395 3.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 77 0.7%
 Asian 466 4.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 54 0.5%
 Other Race 1,301 11.5%
 Two Or More Races 286 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner35260425517552438276104
Renter1313653042181421105932
Total166625729735694548335136

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,129 54%
 Single Guardian 718 18%
 Singles 980 25%
 Singles With Roommate 141 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,392 60%
 Households with Kids 1,576 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1011009785919681100929585987268948481896756
Female92104111981048881801009283808770715987606571
Total193204208183195184162180192187168178159138165143168149132127

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 30531 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 30531 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 30531 real estate data, the median home value of $139,900 is slightly less 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 30531. Rentals in 30531 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 30531 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,083 98.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 138 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 58 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,561 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,046 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,361 30%
 Households Vacant 533 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 243 46%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 2%
 For Sale Only 73 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 50 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 148 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 20 1%
 1 Bedroom 224 16%
 2 Bedroom 591 43%
 3+ Bedroom 553 40%
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 $35,083 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 30531 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 30531 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 2,837 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,901 22%
 No Earnings 3,757 44%
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 2,837 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,901 22%
 No Earnings 3,757 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,913 92.1%
 Public transportation 14 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 165 3.9%
 Worked at Home 157 3.7%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 986 30%
 High School Graduate 1,661 51%
 Associate's degree 71 2%
 Bachelor's degree 418 13%
 Master's degree 55 2%
 Professional school degree 31 1%
 Doctorate degree 39 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,821 90.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 126 4.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 162 5.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 30531

ZIP Code 30531 is in the Habersham County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 30531.

Cornelia Elementary School
375 Old Cleveland Rd
Cornelia, GA 30531
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Habersham County School District
South Habersham Middle School
237 Old Athens Hwy
Cornelia, GA 30531
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Habersham County School District
Level Grove Elementary School
2525 Level Grove Rd
Cornelia, GA 30531
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Habersham County School District

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