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ZIP Code 30553

Primary City:Lavonia, GA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (3:19pm)
Coordinates:34.4, -83.1
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 30553

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 30553. 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 30553. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 30553, 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:
Lavonia, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 30553 ZIP Code

ZIP code 30553 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 30553 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 single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 30553 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,232
Population Density 122 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,277
Median Home Value $136,300
Land Area 59.25 sq mi
Water Area 5.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,979
Median Household Income $38,580

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2402462212171791811972192232512732492602001671126636
Female2262082081971862321702162042712862812682351771699170
Total466454429414365413367435427522559530528435344281157106

Gender

 Male 3,537 49%
 Female 3,695 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,935 82.1%
 Black Or African American 881 12.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.3%
 Asian 31 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 234 3.2%
 Two Or More Races 129 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3315526343449243426259
Renter90170189147124694315
Total12332545258161650330574

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,535 52%
 Single Guardian 510 17%
 Singles 806 27%
 Singles With Roommate 128 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,120 71%
 Households with Kids 859 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4657535552444653514044533945424042464740
Female2853375351364241384946383738453240404029
Total7411090108103808894898990917683877282868769

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 30553 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 30553 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 30553 real estate data, the median home value of $136,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 30553. Rentals in 30553 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 $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 30553 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,232 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 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 1,168 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 964 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 847 20%
 Households Vacant 1,298 30%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 141 10.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.4%
 For Sale Only 134 10.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 1.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 769 59.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 230 17.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 16 2%
 1 Bedroom 119 12%
 2 Bedroom 430 44%
 3+ Bedroom 406 42%
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 $38,580 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 30553 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 30553 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,101 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 817 14%
 No Earnings 2,795 49%
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 2,101 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 817 14%
 No Earnings 2,795 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,457 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 116 4%
 Worked at Home 104 4%
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 407 17%
 High School Graduate 1,594 66%
 Associate's degree 94 4%
 Bachelor's degree 237 10%
 Master's degree 61 3%
 Professional school degree 26 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 951 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 44 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 167 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 30553

ZIP Code 30553 is in the Franklin County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 30553.

Lavonia Elementary School
818 Hartwell Rd
Lavonia, GA 30553
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Franklin County School District

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