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ZIP Code 30546

Primary City:Hiawassee, GA (View All Cities)
County: Towns County
Timezone: Eastern (3:44pm)
Area code: 706 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.9, -83.7
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 30546

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 30546. 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 30546. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 30546, 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:
Hiawassee, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 30546 ZIP Code

ZIP code 30546 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 30546 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 30546 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,496
Population Density 48 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,457
Median Home Value $171,100
Land Area 135.21 sq mi
Water Area 5.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,028
Median Household Income $36,871

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 55Male Median Age: 53Female Median Age: 57

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1221431581481019610813819020219620131427026819612984
Female112118161162105101125162171189230256358324296209170183
Total234261319310206197233300361391426457672594564405299267

Gender

 Male 3,064 47%
 Female 3,432 53%
Gender

Race

 White 6,372 98.1%
 Black Or African American 14 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.3%
 Asian 19 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 31 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 38 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner20112240363562627385104
Renter34911029174689362
Total54203342454636695478166

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,657 55%
 Single Guardian 296 10%
 Singles 964 32%
 Singles With Roommate 111 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,457 81%
 Households with Kids 571 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2025263726272333343229323728243036332516
Female1724173318183318313620372840254637332121
Total3749437044455651656849696568497673664637

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 30546 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 30546 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 30546 real estate data, the median home value of $171,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 30546 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 30546 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 30546 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,383 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 113 2%
 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 1,189 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,224 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 615 11%
 Households Vacant 2,429 45%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 200 8.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 0.3%
 For Sale Only 206 8.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,819 74.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 185 7.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 22 5%
 1 Bedroom 105 23%
 2 Bedroom 137 30%
 3+ Bedroom 196 43%
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 $36,871 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 30546 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. More commuters in 30546 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 1,405 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,418 24%
 No Earnings 3,012 52%
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 1,405 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,418 24%
 No Earnings 3,012 52%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,964 87%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 189 8%
 Worked at Home 115 5%
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 361 14%
 High School Graduate 1,478 57%
 Associate's degree 110 4%
 Bachelor's degree 340 13%
 Master's degree 186 7%
 Professional school degree 78 3%
 Doctorate degree 49 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 573 73%
 Enrolled in Private School 118 15%
 Not Enrolled in School 89 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 30546

ZIP Code 30546 is in the Towns County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 30546.

Towns County Elementary School
1150 Konahetah Rd
Hiawassee, GA 30546
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Towns County School District
Towns County Middle School
1400 Hwy 76 East
Hiawassee, GA 30546
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Towns County School District
Towns County High School
1400 Hwy 76 East
Hiawassee, GA 30546
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Towns County School District
Eastgate Life Academy
227 Chatuge Way
Hiawassee, GA 30546
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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