Zip Code 30606 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:40225
Racial Majority:White 63.34%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 46.6%
Unemployment Rate:3.2%
Median Household Income$42690
Average Adjusted Gross Income$79570
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time18 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range643 - 758 ft.
Area29 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.93932500, -83.43771100

Zip Code 30606 Description

Zip Code 30606 is located in the state of Georgia in the Metro Atlanta metro area. Zip code 30606 is primarily located in Clarke County. Portions of 30606 are also located in Oconee County. The official US Postal Service name for 30606 is ATHENS, Georgia. Portions of zip code 30606 are contained within or border the city limits of Athens-Clarke County, GA, . Zip code 30606 is within area code 762 and area code 706. 30606 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Georgia.

The current unemployment level in 30606 is 3.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.2% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 30606 increased to 40225 from 35512 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 30606 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 30606 public schools is Black. 81.9% of students in 30606 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 26338 63.34% 25285 +4%
 Black Or African American 9713 23.36% 9240 +5%
 Hispanic 3548 8.53% 3609 -2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 47 0.11% 44 +7%
 Asian 1305 3.14% 1331 -2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.02% 15 -53%
 Other Race 94 0.29% 94 +28%
 Two Or More Races 607 1.21% 607 -17%

Zip Code 30606 Race/Ethnicity

 White 19.4%
 Black Or African American 46.6%
 Hispanic 27.2%
 Asian 2.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 4%

Zip Code 30606 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4022535512
Male Population46.40%
Female Population53.60%
Total Households16955
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
81.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$42690
Income Under $50K Per Year56.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year19.00%
30606 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Georgia District 10Jody HiceRepublican
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30606 Georgia State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
117Houston GainesRepublican
118Spencer FryeDemocrat
119Marcus A. WiedowerRepublican
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30606 Georgia State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
46Bill CowsertRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$229499
Average Real Estate Sale Price$199003
Current Unemployment Level 3.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.7%
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 30606 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)32344148576569686250413450
Avg Max Temp (°F)52576674818891898374645573
Avg Precip (In.)4.864.415.183.463.933.864.343.833.593.473.763.7648.44
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Athens-Clarke County, GA
CBSA Type30606
CBSA Population196366
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours