Clarkesville, GA 30523 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 30523: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Clarkesville, GA 30523

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 588
  • Single Family Addresses: 5,408
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Habersham County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.614, Longitude -83.521
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 30523 has segments in 2 Counties (Habersham, Rabun).

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Clarkesville, GA 30523 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 13,321
Population in Households 13,169
Population in Familes 11,222
Population in Group Qrtrs 152
Population Density1 81
Diversity Index2 20


Total Households 5,309
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 3,838
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 7,224 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,122 (57.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,187 (16.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,915 (26.5%)
Median Home Value $170,182
Average Home Value $230,361


Median Household Income $46,047
Average Household Income $62,546
Per Capita Income $25,092
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.75% 0.9%
Households 0.65% 0.8%
Families 0.51% 0.7%
Median Household Income   3.08%
Per Capita Income   2.31%
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.

Clarkesville, GA 30523 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 30523 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 # 253 65th
Population Density1 # 384 46th
Diversity Index2 # 642 10th
Median Household Income # 244 66th
Per Capita Income # 178 75th

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