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ZIP Code 30909

Primary City:Augusta, GA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: West Augusta
County: Richmond County
Timezone: Eastern (6:39am)
Area code: 706 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.48, -82.10
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 30909

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 30909. 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 30909. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 30909, 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:
Forest Hills

Stats and Demographics for the 30909 ZIP Code

ZIP code 30909 is located in northeast Georgia and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 30909 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 an extremely small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 30909 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 41,585
Population Density 1,599 people per sq mi
Housing Units 20,730
Median Home Value $150,700
Land Area 26.01 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 18,941
Median Household Income $41,666

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5521,1881,0881,1551,9562,0961,5551,1831,1201,1681,1521,059909635479407309240
Female1,4991,1561,0701,3152,4952,3721,4721,2671,2391,3141,4591,3191,102886680618523548
Total3,0512,3442,1582,4704,4514,4683,0272,4502,3592,4822,6112,3782,0111,5211,1591,025832788

Gender

 Male 19,251 46%
 Female 22,334 54%
Gender

Race

 White 20,403 49.1%
 Black Or African American 18,053 43.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 155 0.4%
 Asian 1,053 2.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 104 0.3%
 Other Race 732 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,085 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1761,0851,3131,7481,8861,3461,055350
Renter1,9483,2971,5861,420893409261168
Total2,1244,3822,8993,1682,7791,7551,316518

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,553 35%
 Single Guardian 3,854 20%
 Singles 6,919 37%
 Singles With Roommate 1,615 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 13,791 73%
 Households with Kids 5,150 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male325313303261264209227252236227210236232183237210213230265299
Female321303299273256201235227237212219246213180219238227286345372
Total646616602534520410462479473439429482445363456448440516610671

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 30909 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 30909 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 30909 real estate data, the median home value of $150,700 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 30909. Rentals in 30909 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 30909 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 41,316 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 185 0.4%
 Other Institutional 58 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 26 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,410 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,549 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 9,982 48%
 Households Vacant 1,789 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 841 47%
 Rented & Unoccupied 58 3%
 For Sale Only 318 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 39 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 125 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 408 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 266 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,956 22%
 2 Bedroom 4,851 55%
 3+ Bedroom 1,827 21%
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 $41,666 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 30909 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 30909 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 13,643 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,565 24%
 No Earnings 10,500 33%
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 13,643 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,565 24%
 No Earnings 10,500 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,801 95.8%
 Public transportation 127 0.7%
 Taxicab 16 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 301 1.6%
 Worked at Home 331 1.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 983 8%
 High School Graduate 5,605 48%
 Associate's degree 955 8%
 Bachelor's degree 2,319 20%
 Master's degree 836 7%
 Professional school degree 513 4%
 Doctorate degree 447 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,119 67.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,367 22.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 609 10.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 30909

ZIP Code 30909 is in the Richmond County School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 30909.

Lighthouse Care Center of Augusta
3100 Perimeter Parkway
Augusta, GA 30909
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Richmond County School District
Bayvale Elementary School
3309 Milledgeville Rd
Augusta, GA 30909
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond County School District
Merry Elementary School
415 Boy Scout Rd
Augusta, GA 30909
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond County School District
Copeland Elementary School
1440 Jackson Rd
Augusta, GA 30909
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond County School District
National Hills Elementary School
1215 Northwood Rd
Augusta, GA 30909
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond County School District
Langford Middle School
3019 Walton Way Ext
Augusta, GA 30909
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Richmond County School District
Tutt Middle School
495 Boy Scout Rd
Augusta, GA 30909
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Richmond County School District
Lake Forest Hills Elementary School
3140 Lake Forest Dr
Augusta, GA 30909
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond County School District
Sue Reynolds Elementary School
3840 Wrightsboro Rd
Augusta, GA 30909
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richmond County School District
New Life Christian Academy
3336 Wrightsboro Rd
Augusta, GA 30909
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
First Baptist Church Kindergarten
3500 Walton Way Extension
Augusta, GA 30909
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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