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ZIP Code 30906

Primary City:Augusta, GA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: South Augusta
County: Richmond County
Timezone: Eastern (2:56am)
Area code: 706 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.3, -82.0
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 30906

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 30906. 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 30906. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 30906, 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:
Augusta, GA
Unacceptable:
Peach Orchard

Stats and Demographics for the 30906 ZIP Code

ZIP code 30906 is located in east 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 30906 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 30906 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 57,748
Population Density 684 people per sq mi
Housing Units 23,181
Median Home Value $82,100
Land Area 84.45 sq mi
Water Area 1.42 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 20,764
Median Household Income $34,265

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,2902,2482,1592,4441,9521,8751,6511,5761,6251,8431,9311,6171,297948690536274141
Female2,1982,2482,1812,3272,0422,1531,9491,8031,8242,2022,2712,0141,5781,255914835484373
Total4,4884,4964,3404,7713,9944,0283,6003,3793,4494,0454,2023,6312,8752,2031,6041,371758514

Gender

 Male 27,097 47%
 Female 30,651 53%
Gender

Race

 White 19,332 33.5%
 Black Or African American 35,518 61.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 160 0.3%
 Asian 547 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 63 0.1%
 Other Race 613 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,515 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1721,0711,8653,0763,0682,0941,304288
Renter7062,2311,7351,51494342522250
Total8783,3023,6004,5904,0112,5191,526338

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,591 37%
 Single Guardian 7,273 35%
 Singles 4,908 24%
 Singles With Roommate 992 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 12,534 60%
 Households with Kids 8,230 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male421467493486437463428449471474425430413417514531524468407421
Female411468462437441449423473462472440417451401469460491477430412
Total8329359559238789128519229339468658478648189839911,015945837833

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 30906 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 30906 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 30906 real estate data, the median home value of $82,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 30906 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 30906 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 30906 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 56,618 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 725 1.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 198 0.3%
 Nursing Facilities 97 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 110 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,094 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,844 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,826 34%
 Households Vacant 2,417 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 846 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 25 1%
 For Sale Only 441 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 82 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 50 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 973 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 101 1%
 1 Bedroom 606 8%
 2 Bedroom 2,841 35%
 3+ Bedroom 4,484 56%
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 $34,265 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 30906 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, 30906 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. More commuters in 30906 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 15,356 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,593 23%
 No Earnings 19,631 43%
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 15,356 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,593 23%
 No Earnings 19,631 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 21,399 95.9%
 Public transportation 252 1.1%
 Taxicab 21 0.1%
 Motorcycle 55 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 312 1.4%
 Worked at Home 271 1.2%
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. 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 3,581 21.9%
 High School Graduate 10,085 61.8%
 Associate's degree 897 5.5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,055 6.5%
 Master's degree 446 2.7%
 Professional school degree 208 1.3%
 Doctorate degree 50 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 11,528 80.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 753 5.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 2,134 14.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 30906

ZIP Code 30906 is in the Richmond County School District. There are 26 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 30906.

Goshen Elementary School
4040 Old Waynesboro Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond County School District
Tobacco Road Elementary School
2397 Tobacco Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond County School District
Southside Elementary School
3310 Old Louisville Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond County School District
Gracewood Elementary School
2032 Tobacco Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond County School District
Sego Middle School
3420 Julia Ave
Augusta, GA 30906
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Richmond County School District
Glenn Hills Elementary School
2838 Glenn Hills Dr
Augusta, GA 30906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond County School District
Barton Chapel Elementary School
2329 Barton Chapel Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond County School District
Windsor Spring Road Elementary School
2534 Windsor Spring Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond County School District
Rollins Elementary School
2160 Mura Dr
Augusta, GA 30906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond County School District
Meadowbrook Elementary School
3630 Goldfinch Dr
Augusta, GA 30906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond County School District
Wheeless Road Elementary School
2530 Wheeless Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond County School District
Terrace Manor Elementary School
3110 Tate Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond County School District
Hains Elementary School
1820 Windsor Spring Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond County School District
Glenn Hills Middle School
2941 Glenn Hills Dr
Augusta, GA 30906
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Richmond County School District
Wilkinson Gardens Elementary School
1925 Kratha Dr
Augusta, GA 30906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond County School District
Augusta Youth Development Campus
3481 Mike Padgett Hwy
Augusta, GA 30906
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Department of Juvenile Justice School District
Augusta Regional Youth Detention Center
3485 Mike Padgett Hwy
Augusta, GA 30906
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Department of Juvenile Justice School District
Glenn Hills High School
2840 Glenn Hills Dr
Augusta, GA 30906
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Richmond County School District
Butler High School
2011 Lumpkin Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Richmond County School District
Cross Creek High School
3855 Old Waynesboro Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Richmond County School District
Richmond County Technical Career Magnet School
2500 Lumpkin Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Richmond County School District
Hillcrest Baptist School
3045 Deans Bridge Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Alleluia Community School
2819 Peach Orchard Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Abc Daycare & Kindergarten
3305 Pecan St
Augusta, GA 30906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Burns Memorial United Methodist Church Preschool
2372 Lumpkin Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The First Academy
3633 Peach Orchard Rd
Augusta, GA 30906
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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