Zip Code 30605 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAthens
Zip Code StateGeorgia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Clarke
Secondary County: Oconee
Area Code706 / 762
Current Population:39952
Racial Majority:White 64.38%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 56.6%
Unemployment Rate:3.2%
Median Household Income$30916
Average Adjusted Gross Income$51740
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time17.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range620 - 791 ft.
Area37 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.90676800, -83.32136100

Zip Code 30605 Description

Zip Code 30605 is located in the state of Georgia in the Metro Atlanta metro area. Zip code 30605 is primarily located in Clarke County. Portions of 30605 are also located in Oconee County. The official US Postal Service name for 30605 is ATHENS, Georgia. Portions of zip code 30605 are contained within or border the city limits of Athens-Clarke County, GA, . Zip code 30605 is within area code 762 and area code 706. 30605 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Georgia.

The current unemployment level in 30605 is 3.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 30605 increased to 39952 from 38777 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 30605 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 30605 public schools is Black. 76.1% of students in 30605 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 25547 64.38% 25862 -1%
 Black Or African American 7646 19.27% 8092 -6%
 Hispanic 2396 6.04% 2346 +2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 45 0.11% 48 -6%
 Asian 2850 7.18% 2756 +3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 21 -100%
 Other Race 112 0.03% 112 -91%
 Two Or More Races 715 2.99% 715 +66%

Zip Code 30605 Race/Ethnicity

 White 22.6%
 Black Or African American 56.6%
 Hispanic 14.2%
 Asian 2.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 3.9%

Zip Code 30605 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3995238777
Male Population48.30%
Female Population51.70%
Total Households15949
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
76.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$30916
Income Under $50K Per Year65.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.60%
30605 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Georgia District 10Jody HiceRepublican
Georgia District 9Doug CollinsRepublican
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30605 Georgia State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
117Houston GainesRepublican
118Spencer FryeDemocrat
119Marcus A. WiedowerRepublican
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30605 Georgia State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
46Bill CowsertRepublican
47Frank GinnRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$171913
Average Real Estate Sale Price$177239
Current Unemployment Level 3.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.1%
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 DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 30605 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)32354248576569686250423550
Avg Max Temp (°F)52576573818790898374645573
Avg Precip (In.)4.784.395.083.413.893.864.373.843.573.433.733.7148.06
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Athens-Clarke County, GA
CBSA Type30605
CBSA Population196366
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours