Atlanta, GA 30317 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 30317: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Atlanta, GA 30317

Not Acceptable, USPS
ATL, GA 30317

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 266
  • Single Family Addresses: 5,227
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 886
  • County: DeKalb County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.75, Longitude -84.314
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 30317 has segments in 2 Counties (DeKalb, Fulton).

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Atlanta, GA 30317 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 12,458
Population in Households 12,429
Population in Familes 8,342
Population in Group Qrtrs 29
Population Density1 3,641
Diversity Index2 54


Total Households 5,426
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 2,752
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,250 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,982 (47.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,444 (39.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 824 (13.2%)
Median Home Value $249,394
Average Home Value $255,743


Median Household Income $50,071
Average Household Income $70,335
Per Capita Income $30,725
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.8% 0.99%
Households 0.74% 0.93%
Families 0.53% 0.79%
Median Household Income   2.43%
Per Capita Income   2.15%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Atlanta, GA 30317 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 30317 to the other 717 ZIP Codes in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 262 64th
Population Density1 # 26 97th
Diversity Index2 # 268 62nd
Median Household Income # 199 72nd
Per Capita Income # 83 89th

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