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ZIP Code 30549

Primary City:Jefferson, GA (View All Cities)
County: Jackson County
Timezone: Eastern (7:17pm)
Area code: 706 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.1, -83.6
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 30549

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 30549. 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 30549. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 30549, 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:
Jefferson, GA
Acceptable:
Arcade

Stats and Demographics for the 30549 ZIP Code

ZIP code 30549 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 30549 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 large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 30549 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,500
Population Density 206 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,659
Median Home Value $165,800
Land Area 109.35 sq mi
Water Area 1.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,817
Median Household Income $58,061

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8389208977636086948388989509547565725474222981687975
Female821905878691500702846838918842717596619465363212151159
Total1,6591,8251,7751,4541,1081,3961,6841,7361,8681,7961,4731,1681,166887661380230234

Gender

 Male 11,277 50%
 Female 11,223 50%
Gender

Race

 White 19,345 86.0%
 Black Or African American 1,879 8.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 42 0.2%
 Asian 400 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 420 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 406 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1099361,4111,4371,10581233085
Renter1123393783041971147672
Total2211,2751,7891,7411,302926406157

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,920 63%
 Single Guardian 1,182 15%
 Singles 1,423 18%
 Singles With Roommate 292 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,461 57%
 Households with Kids 3,356 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male158158179186178199164197182170177208172170156178172143114129
Female165158159180169171195181189179176171169183135164137141114107
Total323316338366347370359378371349353379341353291342309284228236

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 30549 has a slightly less than average 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 30549 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 30549 real estate data, the median home value of $165,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 30549 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 30549 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 30549 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,043 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 345 1.5%
 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 112 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,891 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,334 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,592 18%
 Households Vacant 842 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 155 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 1%
 For Sale Only 300 36%
 Sold & Unoccupied 53 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 59 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 267 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 28 2%
 1 Bedroom 153 8%
 2 Bedroom 648 36%
 3+ Bedroom 989 54%
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 $58,061 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 30549 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. However, that is not the case in 30549. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,732 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,097 18%
 No Earnings 6,199 36%
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 7,732 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,097 18%
 No Earnings 6,199 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,199 94.0%
 Public transportation 8 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 35 0.4%
 Worked at Home 542 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 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 1,310 17.9%
 High School Graduate 3,907 53.4%
 Associate's degree 492 6.7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,185 16.2%
 Master's degree 320 4.4%
 Professional school degree 59 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 40 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,357 84.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 362 7.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 425 8.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 30549

ZIP Code 30549 is in the Jackson County School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 30549.

West Jackson Middle School
400 Gum Springs Church Rd
Jefferson, GA 30549
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jackson County School District
Gum Springs Elementary School
600 Gum Springs Church Rd
Jefferson, GA 30549
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson County School District
Jefferson Elementary School
415 Hoschton St
Jefferson, GA 30549
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson City School District
Jefferson Middle School
100 Dragon Dr
Jefferson, GA 30549
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jefferson City School District
Jefferson Academy
99 Dragon Dr
Jefferson, GA 30549
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jefferson City School District
Jackson County High School
1668 Winder Hwy
Jefferson, GA 30549
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jackson County School District
Jefferson High School
575 Washington St
Jefferson, GA 30549
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jefferson City School District
Jackson Trail Christian School
371 Hope Haven Rd
Jefferson, GA 30549
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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