Official Zip Code NameThomaston
Zip Code StateGeorgia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code706 / 762
Current Population:23490
Racial Majority:White 67.20%
Public School Racial Majority:White 58.1%
Unemployment Rate:7.06%
Median Household Income$36989
Average Adjusted Gross Income$40623
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time21.6 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Primary County: Upson
Elevation Range489 - 1079 ft.
Area198 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.88058090, -84.33872223

Zip Code 30286 Description

Zip Code 30286 is located in the state of Georgia in the Atlanta metro area. Zip code 30286 is primarily located in Upson County. The official US Postal Service name for 30286 is THOMASTON, Georgia. Portions of zip code 30286 are contained within or border the city limits of Thomaston, GA, Sunset Village, GA, Hannahs Mill, GA, and Lincoln Park, GA. Zip code 30286 is within area code 706, area code 762 and area code 478. 30286 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Georgia.

The current unemployment level in 30286 is 7.06% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 10.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 8.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 30286 decreased to 23490 from 24308 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 30286 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 30286 public schools is White. 70.5% of students in 30286 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 15874 66.99% 15797 +0%
 Black Or African American 6885 29.06% 6735 +2%
 Hispanic 622 2.62% 525 +18%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 0.14% 46 -26%
 Asian 51 0.22% 114 -55%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 18 0% 18 -100%
 Two Or More Races 253 0.97% 253 -9%

Zip Code 30286 Race/Ethnicity

 White 58.1%
 Black Or African American 34.8%
 Hispanic 2.7%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 3.7%

Zip Code 30286 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2349024308
Male Population47.70%
Female Population52.30%
Total Households9307
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
70.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$36989
Income Under $50K Per Year63.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.10%
114 US Congressional DistrictGeorgia 3
RepresentativeLynn Westmoreland
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$169837
Average Real Estate Sale Price$83047
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)7.06%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.37%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.84%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 45b - Southern Outer Piedmont
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 30286 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)31344047566468676250413449
Avg Max Temp (°F)56616975828890898576685875
Avg Precip (In.)5.034.85.963.893.443.475.243.963.282.593.754.2649.68
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Thomaston, GA
CBSA Type30286
CBSA Population27806
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time (EST)
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours