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ZIP Code 30720

Primary City:Dalton, GA (View All Cities)
County: Whitfield County
Timezone: Eastern (5:27pm)
Area code: 706 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.8, -85.0
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 30720

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 30720. 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 30720. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 30720, 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:
Dalton, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 30720 ZIP Code

ZIP code 30720 is located in northwest 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 30720 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults 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 30720 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,895
Population Density 555 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,319
Median Home Value $149,300
Land Area 48.47 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,804
Median Household Income $42,902

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0331,0379531,0031,025968822939935962795726656512354231177119
Female986967950951903875847894922958821749683571449398306418
Total2,0192,0041,9031,9541,9281,8431,6691,8331,8571,9201,6161,4751,3391,083803629483537

Gender

 Male 13,247 49%
 Female 13,648 51%
Gender

Race

 White 20,129 74.8%
 Black Or African American 1,190 4.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 173 0.6%
 Asian 767 2.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.1%
 Other Race 3,958 14.7%
 Two Or More Races 664 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner795199911,2321,178866528176
Renter5231,003879701479292205153
Total6021,5221,8701,9331,6571,158733329

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,838 49%
 Single Guardian 1,786 18%
 Singles 2,679 27%
 Singles With Roommate 501 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,225 63%
 Households with Kids 3,579 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male202221267158228205195190219204188180193188180194186212231201
Female201215181196198201205185178181194195194186184199183185200200
Total403436448354426406400375397385382375387374364393369397431401

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 30720 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 30720 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 30720 real estate data, the median home value of $149,300 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 30720. Rentals in 30720 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 30720 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,092 97.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 374 1.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 340 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 85 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,612 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,957 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,235 37%
 Households Vacant 1,515 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 869 57.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 1.1%
 For Sale Only 203 13.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 46 3.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 50 3.3%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 327 21.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 216 5%
 1 Bedroom 843 19%
 2 Bedroom 2,081 46%
 3+ Bedroom 1,386 31%
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 $42,902 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 30720 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 30720 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 9,010 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,438 25%
 No Earnings 7,667 35%
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 9,010 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,438 25%
 No Earnings 7,667 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,441 92.1%
 Public transportation 35 0.3%
 Taxicab 165 1.3%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 413 3.3%
 Worked at Home 372 3.0%
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 2,156 24%
 High School Graduate 4,496 49%
 Associate's degree 547 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,254 14%
 Master's degree 368 4%
 Professional school degree 219 2%
 Doctorate degree 109 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,914 83.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 325 5.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 647 11.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 30720

ZIP Code 30720 is in the North Georgia Resa School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 30720.

Mountainbrook Psychoeducation Center
820 North Hamilton St
Dalton, GA 30720
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: North Georgia Resa School District
Brookwood Elementary School
501 Central Ave
Dalton, GA 30720
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dalton City School District
Westwood Elementary School
708 Trammell St
Dalton, GA 30720
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dalton City School District
City Park Elementary School
405 School St
Dalton, GA 30720
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dalton City School District
Valley Point Elementary School
3798 South Dixie Rd SE
Dalton, GA 30720
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Whitfield County School District
Dug Gap Elementary School
2032 Dug Gap Rd
Dalton, GA 30720
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Whitfield County School District
New Hope Elementary School
1175 New Hope Rd NW
Dalton, GA 30720
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Whitfield County School District
New Hope Middle School
1325 New Hope Rd NW
Dalton, GA 30720
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Whitfield County School District
Dalton High School
1500 Manly St
Dalton, GA 30720
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dalton City School District
Learning Tree Elementary School
300 S Tibbs Rd
Dalton, GA 30720
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Rock Hill School
506 Learning Way
Dalton, GA 30720
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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