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ZIP Code 30648

Primary City:Lexington, GA (View All Cities)
County: Oglethorpe County
Timezone: Eastern (9:35am)
Area code: 706 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.9, -83.0
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 30648

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 30648. 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 30648. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 30648, 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:
Lexington, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 30648 ZIP Code

ZIP code 30648 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 30648 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 30648 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,988
Population Density 35 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,285
Median Home Value $113,900
Land Area 84.28 sq mi
Water Area 0.51 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,132
Median Household Income $48,571

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male839912511567776879941131001151188446383016
Female10095801077597849811512710699958779292919
Total183194205222142174152177209240206214213171125675935

Gender

 Male 1,467 49%
 Female 1,521 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,184 73.1%
 Black Or African American 700 23.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.4%
 Asian 9 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 31 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 51 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner10891471972141597817
Renter174242434018136
Total271311892402541779123

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 617 55%
 Single Guardian 212 19%
 Singles 253 22%
 Singles With Roommate 50 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 736 65%
 Households with Kids 396 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male924181824141724202922242426192326272016
Female1522181618261723111613141522252022261414
Total2446363442403447314535383948444348533430

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 30648 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 30648 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1990s. Looking at 30648 real estate data, the median home value of $113,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 30648 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 30648 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 30648 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,988 100%
 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 578 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 333 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 221 17%
 Households Vacant 153 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 32 20.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 15 9.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 3.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 22.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 65 42.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 5 2%
 2 Bedroom 102 43%
 3+ Bedroom 130 55%
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 $48,571 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 30648 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 30648. 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 970 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 450 17%
 No Earnings 1,289 48%
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 970 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 450 17%
 No Earnings 1,289 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,202 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 52 4%
 Worked at Home 60 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. 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 360 32%
 High School Graduate 591 53%
 Associate's degree 37 3%
 Bachelor's degree 86 8%
 Master's degree 11 1%
 Professional school degree 21 2%
 Doctorate degree 13 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 663 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 25 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 43 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 30648

ZIP Code 30648 is in the Oglethorpe County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 30648.

Oglethorpe County Elementary School
15 Fairground Rd
Lexington, GA 30648
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oglethorpe County School District
Oglethorpe County Primary School
300 Comer Rd
Lexington, GA 30648
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oglethorpe County School District
Oglethorpe County High School
749 Athens Rd
Lexington, GA 30648
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Oglethorpe County School District

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