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ZIP Code 30824

Primary City:Thomson, GA (View All Cities)
County: Mcduffie County
Timezone: Eastern (10:20pm)
Area code: 706 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.5, -82.5
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 30824

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 30824. 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 30824. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 30824, 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:
Thomson, GA
Unacceptable:
Winfield

Stats and Demographics for the 30824 ZIP Code

ZIP code 30824 is located in north 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 30824 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 an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 30824 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,201
Population Density 87 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,390
Median Home Value $109,800
Land Area 198.62 sq mi
Water Area 7.77 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,564
Median Household Income $34,567

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male62161464760848548443646052061060050350935824116810166
Female618629605604575531504550576658646622603438358249195209
Total1,2391,2431,2521,2121,0601,0159401,0101,0961,2681,2461,1251,112796599417296275

Gender

 Male 8,031 47%
 Female 9,170 53%
Gender

Race

 White 8,967 52.1%
 Black Or African American 7,811 45.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 41 0.2%
 Asian 60 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.1%
 Other Race 89 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 224 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner663746909381,005712363119
Renter23252041544832521210243
Total2988941,1051,3861,330924465162

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,812 43%
 Single Guardian 1,865 28%
 Singles 1,626 25%
 Singles With Roommate 261 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,167 63%
 Households with Kids 2,397 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1371341091121311311101181241411521399711812611912714393101
Female138114118145125115112140137147130100116112116124133120111115
Total275248227257256246222258261288282239213230242243260263204216

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 30824 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 30824 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 30824 real estate data, the median home value of $109,800 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 30824. Rentals in 30824 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 30824 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,883 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 282 1.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 36 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,671 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,596 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,297 31%
 Households Vacant 826 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 276 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 1%
 For Sale Only 90 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 66 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 119 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 267 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 123 5%
 1 Bedroom 376 17%
 2 Bedroom 711 32%
 3+ Bedroom 1,029 46%
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 $34,567 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 30824 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 30824 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 4,233 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,584 20%
 No Earnings 6,002 47%
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 4,233 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,584 20%
 No Earnings 6,002 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,569 93.9%
 Public transportation 27 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 18 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 191 3.2%
 Worked at Home 126 2.1%
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 1,350 27.4%
 High School Graduate 2,594 52.7%
 Associate's degree 246 5.0%
 Bachelor's degree 496 10.1%
 Master's degree 125 2.5%
 Professional school degree 80 1.6%
 Doctorate degree 29 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,311 84.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 245 6.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 368 9.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 30824

ZIP Code 30824 is in the Mcduffie County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 30824.

Norris Elementary School
511 Main St
Thomson, GA 30824
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mcduffie County School District
Maxwell Elementary School
520 Mount Pleasant Rd
Thomson, GA 30824
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mcduffie County School District
Thomson Elementary School
409 Guill St
Thomson, GA 30824
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mcduffie County School District
Thomson-Mcduffie Middle School
1191 White Oak Rd
Thomson, GA 30824
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mcduffie County School District
Thomson High School
1160 White Oak Rd
Thomson, GA 30824
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mcduffie County School District

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