Jefferson, GA 30549 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 30549: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Jefferson, GA 30549

Acceptable Alternative
Arcade, GA 30549

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Jackson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.113, Longitude -83.58
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 689
  • PO Box Addresses: 545
  • Residential Addresses: 9,077
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 138
    • Single Family Addresses: 8,939

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Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Jefferson, GA 30549 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 24,317
Daytime Population: Workers 8,422
Daytime Population: Residents 12,386
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 20,808
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.86
Population in Households 23,901
Population in Familes 21,086
Population in Group Qrtrs 416
Population Density2 233
Diversity Index3 37


Median Household Income $55,528
Average Household Income $72,016
Per Capita Income $25,027


Total Housing Units 9,195 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,365 (69.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,002 (21.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 828 ( 9.0%)
Median Home Value $174,068
Average Home Value $202,180


Total Households 8,367
Average Household Size 2.86
Family Households 6,459
Average Family Size 3
  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 1.5% 1.8%
Households 1.38% 1.78%
Families 1.28% 1.69%
Median Household Income   1.26%
Per Capita Income   2.64%

Jefferson, GA 30549 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 30549 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 # 166 77th
Population Density # 246 65th
Diversity Index # 527 26th
Median Household Income # 155 78th
Per Capita Income # 208 71st

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