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ZIP Code 30728

Primary City:La Fayette, GA (View All Cities)
County: Walker County
Timezone: Eastern (3:09pm)
Area code: 706 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.7, -85.2
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 30728

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 30728. 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 30728. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 30728, 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:
La Fayette, GA
Unacceptable:
Lafayette

Stats and Demographics for the 30728 ZIP Code

ZIP code 30728 is located in northwest 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 30728 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 slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 30728 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,612
Population Density 113 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,621
Median Home Value $90,100
Land Area 173.56 sq mi
Water Area 0.38 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,596
Median Household Income $38,023

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male57164968067951252363365371171172364362143936919914367
Female605600693620555557624645674749704681683553366298255224
Total1,1761,2491,3731,2991,0671,0801,2571,2981,3851,4601,4271,3241,304992735497398291

Gender

 Male 9,526 49%
 Female 10,086 51%
Gender

Race

 White 18,093 92.3%
 Black Or African American 944 4.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 52 0.3%
 Asian 114 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 100 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 303 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner675408971,1671,200904506117
Renter19246142640033722311643
Total2591,0011,3231,5671,5371,127622160

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,898 51%
 Single Guardian 1,446 19%
 Singles 1,978 26%
 Singles With Roommate 274 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,040 66%
 Households with Kids 2,556 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male124103114133119126133126145120134136153137133158143126119118
Female11013112211410412713410712814115214213312514513712412193118
Total234234236247223253267233273261286278286262278295267247212236

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 30728 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 30728 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 30728 real estate data, the median home value of $90,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 30728 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 30728 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 30728 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,159 97.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 201 1.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 205 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 47 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,067 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,331 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,198 25%
 Households Vacant 1,025 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 281 27.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.5%
 For Sale Only 171 16.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 46 4.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 50 4.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 471 46.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 98 5%
 1 Bedroom 254 12%
 2 Bedroom 835 39%
 3+ Bedroom 966 45%
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 $38,023 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 30728 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 30728 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 30728 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,314 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,270 21%
 No Earnings 6,686 44%
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 5,314 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,270 21%
 No Earnings 6,686 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,128 96.2%
 Public transportation 33 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 15 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 114 1.5%
 Worked at Home 123 1.7%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,323 21%
 High School Graduate 4,223 66%
 Associate's degree 289 5%
 Bachelor's degree 419 7%
 Master's degree 108 2%
 Professional school degree 52 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,466 86.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 154 3.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 379 9.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 30728

ZIP Code 30728 is in the Walker County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 30728.

Gilbert Elementary School
87 South Burnt Mill Rd
La Fayette, GA 30728
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Walker County School District
Lafayette Middle School
419 Rdrunner Blvd
La Fayette, GA 30728
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Walker County School District
Naomi Elementary School
4038 East Hwy 136
La Fayette, GA 30728
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Walker County School District
North Lafayette Elementary School
610 North Duke St
La Fayette, GA 30728
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Walker County School District
Lafayette High School
5178 Round Pond Rd
La Fayette, GA 30728
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Walker County School District

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