Zip Code 30609 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAthens
Zip Code StateGeorgia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Clarke
Area Code706 / 762
Current Population:1956
Racial Majority:White 83.48%
Unemployment Rate:3.2%
Median Household Income$18284
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time14.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range669 - 682 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.89740600, -83.37461100

Zip Code 30609 Description

Zip Code 30609 is located in the state of Georgia in the Metro Atlanta metro area. Zip code 30609 is primarily located in Clarke County. The official US Postal Service name for 30609 is ATHENS, Georgia. Portions of zip code 30609 are contained within or border the city limits of Athens-Clarke County, GA, . Zip code 30609 is within area code 706 and area code 762. 30609 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Georgia.

The current unemployment level in 30609 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%.

The majority ethnicity residing in 30609 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 30609 public schools is . % of students in 30609 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1385 83.48% 1568 -12%
 Black Or African American 83 5% 160 -48%
 Hispanic 76 4.58% 72 +6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 54 3.25% 113 -52%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 41 3.68% 41 +49%

Zip Code 30609 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 30609 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population19560
Male Population28.00%
Female Population72.00%
Total Households0
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$18284
Income Under $50K Per Year83.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year11.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.60%

30609 Georgia State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
119Marcus A. WiedowerRepublican
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30609 Georgia State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
46Bill CowsertRepublican
47Frank GinnRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$227771
Average Real Estate Sale Price$116878
Current Unemployment Level 3.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.7%
Athens-Clarke County, GA
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 30609 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)32354248576569686250423550
Avg Max Temp (°F)52576674818891898374645573
Avg Precip (In.)4.784.385.113.413.923.874.373.823.583.443.753.7248.16
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Athens-Clarke County, GA
CBSA Type30609
CBSA Population196366
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 30609
Cedar Shoals High SchoolClarke
Clarke Central High School
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 30609
Clarke Middle SchoolClarke
Hilsman Middle SchoolClarke