Thomson, GA 30824 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 30824: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Thomson, GA 30824

Not Acceptable, USPS
Winfield, GA 30824

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 709
  • Single Family Addresses: 6,468
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 65
  • County: McDuffie County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.468, Longitude -82.498
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 30824 has segments in 3 Counties (Columbia, McDuffie, Warren).

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Thomson, GA 30824 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 17,273
Population in Households 17,002
Population in Familes 14,287
Population in Group Qrtrs 271
Population Density1 89
Diversity Index2 55


Total Households 6,597
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 4,654
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 7,534 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,035 (53.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,562 (34.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 937 (12.4%)
Median Home Value $116,210
Average Home Value $153,296


Median Household Income $35,567
Average Household Income $50,115
Per Capita Income $19,649
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.16% -0.18%
Households -0.16% -0.21%
Families -0.31% -0.32%
Median Household Income   1.52%
Per Capita Income   2.58%
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.

Thomson, GA 30824 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 30824 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 # 217 70th
Population Density1 # 361 49th
Diversity Index2 # 240 66th
Median Household Income # 551 23rd
Per Capita Income # 487 32nd

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