La Fayette, GA 30728 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 30728: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
La Fayette, GA 30728

Not Acceptable, USPS
Lafayette, GA 30728

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 590
  • Single Family Addresses: 7,220
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 93
  • County: Walker County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.709, Longitude -85.287
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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La Fayette, GA 30728 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 19,963
Population in Households 19,256
Population in Familes 16,091
Population in Group Qrtrs 707
Population Density1 104
Diversity Index2 20


Total Households 7,739
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 5,409
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 8,848 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,251 (59.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,488 (28.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,109 (12.5%)
Median Home Value $99,594
Average Home Value $140,949


Median Household Income $38,901
Average Household Income $51,787
Per Capita Income $20,962
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.04% -0.01%
Households 0.05% -0.02%
Families -0.1% -0.11%
Median Household Income   -0.38%
Per Capita Income   1.4%
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.

La Fayette, GA 30728 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 30728 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 # 203 72nd
Population Density1 # 343 52nd
Diversity Index2 # 643 11th
Median Household Income # 384 47th
Per Capita Income # 339 53rd

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