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ZIP Code 30536

Post Office City:Ellijay, GA (View All Cities)
County: Gilmer County
Timezone: Eastern (1:09pm)
Area code: 706 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.7, -84.4
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 30536

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 30536. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 30536 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Ellijay, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 30536 ZIP Code

ZIP code 30536 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 30536 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 30536 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,363
Population Density 54 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,694
Median Home Value $158,800
Land Area 154.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,385
Median Household Income $42,138

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5243220463
5-9244237481
10-14260244504
15-19252234486
20-24202175377
25-29178195373
30-34237228465
35-39282247529
40-44288254542
45-49307279586
50-54322315637
55-59304380684
60-64333347680
65-69303279582
70-74194214408
75-79146154300
80-847582157
85 Plus4366109

Gender

 Male 4,213 50%
 Female 4,150 50%
Gender

Race

 White 7,964 95.2%
 Black Or African American 25 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.3%
 Asian 20 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 215 2.6%
 Two Or More Races 115 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24286088
25-34185162347
35-44377134511
45-54514134648
55-6468489773
65-7456758625
75-8427634310
85 Plus701383

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,992 59%
 Single Guardian 422 12%
 Singles 804 24%
 Singles With Roommate 167 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,432 72%
 Households with Kids 953 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1434487
2344579
36044104
45948107
5513990
64852100
7473885
84954103
94954103
104955104
11444791
126449113
13404686
146347110
15544397
165358111
175356109
18514394
19413475
20402767

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 30536 has a large 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 30536 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 30536 real estate data, the median home value of $158,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 30536 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 30536 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 30536 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see East Ellijay, GA home prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,250 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 113 1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,581 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,120 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 684 15%
 Households Vacant 1,309 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 95 7.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.3%
 For Sale Only 98 7.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 856 65.4%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 244 18.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 54 6%
 2 Bedroom 307 35%
 3+ Bedroom 517 59%
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 $42,138 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 30536 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. Most commuters in 30536 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,245 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,505 22%
 No Earnings 3,016 45%
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 2,245 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,505 22%
 No Earnings 3,016 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,733 88.5%
 Public transportation 12 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 12 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 160 5.2%
 Worked at Home 170 5.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 947 15.3%
 High School Graduate 3,763 60.9%
 Associate's degree 388 6.3%
 Bachelor's degree 736 11.9%
 Master's degree 212 3.4%
 Professional school degree 108 1.7%
 Doctorate degree 20 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,013 81.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 119 9.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 118 9.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 30536

ZIP Code 30536 is in the Gilmer County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 30536.

Clear Creek Middle School
1020 Clear Creek Rd
Ellijay, GA 30536
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Gilmer County School District

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