Gainesville, GA 30501 ZIP Code Profile

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Gainesville, GA | Westside, GA

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ZIP Code 30501: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Gainesville, GA 30501

Not Acceptable, USPS
Westside, GA 30501

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 2,278
  • Single Family Addresses: 8,825
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,386
  • County: Hall County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.286, Longitude -83.82
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Gainesville, GA 30501 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 28,955
Daytime Population: Workers 40,629
Daytime Population: Residents 16,465
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 57,094
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.97
Population in Households 27,462
Population in Familes 21,922
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,493
Population Density2 1,259
Diversity Index3 85


Median Household Income $39,191
Average Household Income $61,288
Per Capita Income $21,979


Total Housing Units 11,146 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,834 (34.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,685 (51.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,627 (14.6%)
Median Home Value $180,446
Average Home Value $261,711


Total Households 9,519
Average Household Size 2.88
Family Households 6,131
Average Family Size 4
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.43% 0.88%
Households 0.55% 0.95%
Families 0.35% 0.79%
Median Household Income   2.23%
Per Capita Income   2.73%

Gainesville, GA 30501 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 30501 to the other 710 ZIP Codes in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 131 82nd
Population Density # 130 82nd
Diversity Index # 7 99th
Median Household Income # 422 41st
Per Capita Income # 348 51st

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