ZIP Code 30540 - Ellijay Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameEllijay
Zip Code StateGeorgia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Gilmer
Area Code706 / 762
Current Population:17297
Racial Majority:White 82.25%
Public School Racial Majority:White 75.8%
Unemployment Rate:2.6%
Median Household Income$40538
Average Adjusted Gross Income$53740
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time25.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1132 - 3058 ft.
Area191 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.72328000, -84.54566200

Zip Code 30540 Profile

ZIP Code 30540 is located in the state of Georgia in the Metro Atlanta metro area. ZIP code 30540 is primarily located in Gilmer County. The official US Postal Service name for 30540 is ELLIJAY, Georgia. Portions of ZIP code 30540 are contained within or border the city limits of Ellijay, GA, East Ellijay, GA, . ZIP code 30540 is within area code 706 and area code 762. 30540 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Georgia.

The current unemployment level in 30540 is 2.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 2.6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 30540 decreased to 17297 from 20779 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 30540 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 30540 public schools is White. 73% of students in 30540 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 15039 82.25% 14814 +2%
 Black Or African American 87 0.48% 75 +16%
 Hispanic 2634 14.41% 2135 +23%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 35 0.19% 46 -24%
 Asian 7 0.04% 44 -84%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 15 -100%
 Other Race 14 1.22% 14 +1493%
 Two Or More Races 154 1.42% 154 +69%

Zip Code 30540 Race/Ethnicity

 White 75.8%
 Black Or African American 0.5%
 Hispanic 22.3%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.9%

Zip Code 30540 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1729720779
Male Population49.60%
Female Population50.40%
Total Households6823
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$40538
Income Under $50K Per Year61.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.40%
30540 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Georgia District 9Doug CollinsRepublican
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30540 Georgia State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
7David RalstonRepublican
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30540 Georgia State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
51Steve GoochRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$163514
Average Real Estate Sale Price$83784
Current Unemployment Level 2.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 66g - Southern Metasedimentary Mountains
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 30540 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)28303743526065645845383146
Avg Max Temp (°F)48536169768386858070605168
Avg Precip (In.)6.555.816.634.965.044.545.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 30540
Gilmer High SchoolGilmer
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 30540
Clear Creek Middle SchoolGilmer
Gilmer Middle SchoolGilmer