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ZIP Code 30536

Primary City:Ellijay, GA (View All Cities)
County: Gilmer County
Timezone: Eastern (8:52pm)
Area code: 706 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.7, -84.4
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 30536

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 30536. 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 30536. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 30536, 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:
Ellijay, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 30536 ZIP Code

ZIP code 30536 is located in northwest 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 30536 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 30536 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,363
Population Density 54 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,694
Median Home Value $158,800
Land Area 154.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,385
Median Household Income $42,138

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
Male2432442602522021782372822883073223043333031941467543
Female2202372442341751952282472542793153803472792141548266
Total463481504486377373465529542586637684680582408300157109

Gender

 Male 4,213 50%
 Female 4,150 50%
Gender

Race

 White 7,964 95.2%
 Black Or African American 25 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.3%
 Asian 20 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 215 2.6%
 Two Or More Races 115 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2818537751468456727670
Renter6016213413489583413
Total8834751164877362531083

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,992 59%
 Single Guardian 422 12%
 Singles 804 24%
 Singles With Roommate 167 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,432 72%
 Households with Kids 953 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4334605951484749494944644063545353514140
Female4445444839523854545547494647435856433427
Total87791041079010085103103104911138611097111109947567

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 30536 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 30536 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 30536 real estate data, the median home value of $158,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 30536 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 30536 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 30536 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,250 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 113 1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,581 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,120 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 684 15%
 Households Vacant 1,309 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 95 7.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.3%
 For Sale Only 98 7.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 856 65.4%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 244 18.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 54 6%
 2 Bedroom 307 35%
 3+ Bedroom 517 59%
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 $42,138 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 30536 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 30536 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,245 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,505 22%
 No Earnings 3,016 45%
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 2,245 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,505 22%
 No Earnings 3,016 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,733 88.5%
 Public transportation 12 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 12 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 160 5.2%
 Worked at Home 170 5.5%
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 535 17.2%
 High School Graduate 1,854 59.6%
 Associate's degree 109 3.5%
 Bachelor's degree 432 13.9%
 Master's degree 108 3.5%
 Professional school degree 55 1.8%
 Doctorate degree 20 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,013 81.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 119 9.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 118 9.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 30536

ZIP Code 30536 is in the Gilmer County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 30536.

Clear Creek Middle School
1020 Clear Creek Rd
Ellijay, GA 30536
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Gilmer County School District
Josephine Edwards Christian School
12472 Highway 515 N
Ellijay, GA 30536
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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