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ZIP Code 30601

Primary City:Athens, GA (View All Cities)
County: Clarke County
Timezone: Eastern (1:42pm)
Area code: 706 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.00, -83.35
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 30601

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 30601. 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 30601. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 30601, 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:
Athens, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 30601 ZIP Code

ZIP code 30601 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 30601 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 30601 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 20,835
Population Density 883 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,644
Median Home Value $112,300
Land Area 23.60 sq mi
Water Area 0.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,250
Median Household Income $20,884

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 26Male Median Age: 25Female Median Age: 26

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6996385716522,6481,0687745625325234833813381951401033346
Female6935145026372,560976759589474522532431383272226161111107
Total1,3921,1521,0731,2895,2082,0441,5331,1511,0061,0451,015812721467366264144153

Gender

 Male 10,386 50%
 Female 10,449 50%
Gender

Race

 White 9,915 47.6%
 Black Or African American 8,615 41.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 61 0.3%
 Asian 242 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 17 0.1%
 Other Race 1,567 7.5%
 Two Or More Races 418 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner15145756262558138320892
Renter1,9001,3776075664042109829
Total2,0511,8341,1691,191985593306121

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,917 23%
 Single Guardian 1,947 24%
 Singles 2,428 29%
 Singles With Roommate 1,958 24%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,106 74%
 Households with Kids 2,144 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male137151135143125139132109133121116110121103103106118108217520
Female142160137122105104102103100114981037910896108109107217520
Total2793112722652302432342122332352142132002111992142272154341,040

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 30601 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 30601 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 30601 real estate data, the median home value of $112,300 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 30601. Rentals in 30601 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 30601 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 20,705 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 25 0.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 105 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,979 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,080 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,191 54%
 Households Vacant 1,394 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 620 44.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 34 2.4%
 For Sale Only 145 10.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 30 2.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 183 13.1%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 379 27.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 208 4%
 1 Bedroom 709 14%
 2 Bedroom 2,284 46%
 3+ Bedroom 1,745 35%
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 $20,884 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 30601 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 30601 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 4,971 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,256 30%
 No Earnings 7,479 42%
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 4,971 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,256 30%
 No Earnings 7,479 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,172 85%
 Public transportation 202 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 147 2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 795 9%
 Worked at Home 159 2%
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 1,055 21%
 High School Graduate 2,739 54%
 Associate's degree 195 4%
 Bachelor's degree 575 11%
 Master's degree 353 7%
 Professional school degree 67 1%
 Doctorate degree 93 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,811 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 95 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 416 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 30601

ZIP Code 30601 is in the Clarke County School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 30601.

Chase Street Elementary School
757 North Chase St
Athens, GA 30601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clarke County School District
Fowler Drive Elementary School
400 Fowler Dr
Athens, GA 30601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clarke County School District
Coile Middle School
110 Old Elberton Rd
Athens, GA 30601
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Clarke County School District
Howard B. Stroud Elementary School
715 Fourth St
Athens, GA 30601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clarke County School District
Judia Jackson Harris Elementary
2300 Danielsville Rd
Athens, GA 30601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clarke County School District
St Joseph Catholic School
134 Prince Ave
Athens, GA 30601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Athens Christian School
1270 Highway 29 N
Athens, GA 30601
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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