Athens, GA 30601 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 30601: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Athens, GA 30601

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Clarke County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.975, Longitude -83.364
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 30601 has segments in 3 Counties (Clarke, Jackson, Madison).

  • Businesses Addresses: 953
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 10,044
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 3,081
    • Single Family Addresses: 6,963

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

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Athens, GA 30601 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 22,751
Daytime Population: Workers 20,540
Daytime Population: Residents 13,270
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 33,810
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.49
Population in Households 22,313
Population in Familes 13,262
Population in Group Qrtrs 438
Population Density2 930
Diversity Index3 71


Median Household Income $22,014
Average Household Income $36,460
Per Capita Income $14,704


Total Housing Units 10,228 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,875 (28.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,091 (59.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,262 (12.3%)
Median Home Value $116,047
Average Home Value $163,783


Total Households 8,966
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 4,135
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 1.08% 1.06%
Households 1.05% 1.07%
Families 0.81% 0.91%
Median Household Income   0.88%
Per Capita Income   2.64%

Athens, GA 30601 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 30601 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 # 180 75th
Population Density # 149 79th
Diversity Index # 48 93rd
Median Household Income # 689 3rd
Per Capita Income # 672 5th

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