Data Profile of ZIP Code 30079

All About Scottdale, GA (ZIP Code 30079)

Georgia

Demographics Data and Important Statistics About 30079

The ZIP Code 30079 is associated with the city of Scottdale in Georgia in DeKalb County in the U.S. An estimated 29.5% in this Georgia region have a bachelor's degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $24,494. An estimated 16% of the population in this ZIP lives below the poverty line, while the median househould income is $51,318. The median age in ZIP Code 30079 is approximately 38.8 years, and 16.1% of the region's residents are aged 62 years and older. The current population estimate is 3,973.

Population in 30079

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 30079 is 3,973.

Scottdale, GA

The 30079 ZIP Code is associated with Scottdale, GA in DeKalb County.

Area Codes associated with 30079

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 30079 include 404, and 678.

Sunrise / Sunset in 30079

Sunrise: 7:22 am
Sunset: 5:28 pm
Sunrise in 30079 7:22 am
Sunrise in 30079 5:28 pm

Weather forecast for 30079

Forecast currently unavailable.

Current air quality in 30079

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 30079 Good

Internet in 30079

Approximately 89.6% of households in ZIP Code 30079 have a computer, while about 84.6% of households have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 30079

The gender split in ZIP Code 30079 is an estimated 43.2% male and approximately 56.8% female.

Health Insurance in 30079

Approximately 21.5% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 30079 (Scottdale, GA) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Race & Ethnicity in ZIP Code 30079

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 30079, 93.8% is one race, while 6.2% are two or more races. Approximately 2.4% of 30079 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 30079 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is Black or African American (70.3%), followed by White (21.9%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 30079. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 30079

Industry Percent
White 21.9%
Black or African American 70.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native 3.5%
Asian 10.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.4%
Some other race 0.4%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Income in ZIP Code 30079

The median household income in ZIP Code 30079 is $51,318, while the region's mean household income is $59,518. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $24,494. The per capita income in ZIP Code 30079 of $24,494 is approximately 21.16% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $31,067. An estimated 15.7% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately65.26% higher than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 25.2% of the population in 30079 earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, while an estimated 13.7% earn $35,000 to $49,999 per year, and 1.8% of 30079 residents earn $200,000 or more per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 30079. This visualizes the percentage of households in this region that fall within different income ranges, e.g. $100,000 to $149,999 per year.

Total Income in 30079

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 7.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 10.6%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 10.1%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 13.7%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 25.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 11.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 12.2%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 2.3%
$200,000 or more per year 1.8%

Education levels in ZIP Code 30079

In ZIP Code 30079, 76.0% of the population graduated high school, while 29.5% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 6.5% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 12.9% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 22.3% in this DeKalb County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 30079

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 6.5%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 17.6%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 22.3%
Some college, no degree 18.2%
Associate's degree 6.0%
Bachelor's degree 16.6%
Graduate or professional degree 12.9%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 30079. This visualizes the percentage of the population that has attained a specific level of education, e.g. a graduate or professional degree.

Age Breakdown in ZIP Code 30079

Residents of ZIP Code 30079 are older than average. The median age of 38.8 years in ZIP Code 30079 is approximately 1.84% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 80.6% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 16.1% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 17.7% of the population in 30079 falls in the age group 25 to 34 years, while an estimated 16.2% are aged 35 to 44 years. On the low end of the scale, 0.4% of 30079 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 30079. This visualizes the percentage of the population in the region that falls into certain age ranges, e.g. 35 to 44 years old.

Age Breakdown in 30079

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 6.0%
5 to 9 years 6.3%
10 to 14 years 4.2%
15 to 19 years 5.5%
20 to 24 years 6.2%
25 to 34 years 17.7%
35 to 44 years 16.2%
45 to 54 years 13.1%
55 to 59 years 8.0%
60 to 64 years 4.0%
65 to 74 years 10.5%
75 to 84 years 2.1%
85 years and over 0.4%

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 30079

In ZIP Code 30079, 90.5% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 1.1% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 7.0% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 0.4% of homes. Lastly, 1.0% of homes list "other languages" as spoken in the home. All percentages referenced are for the population 5 years and older in this DeKalb County region.

Language Spoken in 30079

Language Spoken Percent
English only 90.5%
Spanish 1.1%
Other Indo-European languages 7.0%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 0.4%
Other languages 1.0%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 30079. This visualizes the percentage of homes in the area that list a specific language as being spoken in the home, e.g. Spanish.

Real Estate & Housing in ZIP Code 30079

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 30079, an estimated 19.2% of homes were built between 2000 and 2009. Additionally, 18.8% of homes in the region were built between 1970 and 1979, while an estimated 0.0% of homes were built between 2010 and 2013 in this DeKalb County region.

Age of Housing in 30079

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 15.1%
Built between 2010 and 2013 0.0%
Built between 2000 and 2009 19.2%
Built between 1990 and 1999 6.5%
Built between 1980 and 1989 3.5%
Built between 1970 and 1979 18.8%
Built between 1960 and 1969 7.6%
Built between 1950 and 1959 10.0%
Built between 1940 and 1949 7.6%
Built in 1939 or earlier 11.8%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 30079. This visualizes the percentage of homes in the region that were built in a certain time frame, e.g. built between 1950 and 1959.

Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 30079

In 30079, 74.9% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 5.2% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 27.7 minutes. Approximately 19.7% of the employed population 16 years and over in 30079 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 15.7% work in wholesale trade. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.4% of 30079 workers 16 years and over work in agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying job industry breakdown details for ZIP Code 30079. This visualizes the percentage of the population 16 years and over that work in certain industries, e.g. educational services, and health care and social assistance.

Job Industry Breakdown in 30079

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.4%
Construction 5.7%
Manufacturing 2.1%
Wholesale trade 15.7%
Retail trade 8.8%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 2.0%
Information 6.3%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 6.1%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 8.3%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 19.7%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 13.1%
Other services, except public administration 8.4%
Public administration 3.3%

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 30079

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 30079 is high blood pressure, as an estimated 34.8% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 30079 is high cholesterol, as approximately 25.8% of adults 18 and older in this DeKalb County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 30079. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and above that have specific chronic health issues, e.g. high blood pressure, diabetes, or arthritis.

Health Issues in 30079

Health Issue Percent of adults*
High blood pressure 34.8%
Chronic kidney disease 3.0%
Current asthma 10.5%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 4.4%
High cholesterol 25.8%
Stroke 3.3%
Diagnosed diabetes 12.2%
Arthritis 21.2%
Coronary heart disease 4.9%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 30079

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 30079 is cholesterol screening, as an estimated 89.7% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 78.5% of those 18 and above in 30079 list current access to health insurance, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 30079 include sleeping less than 7 hours (42.3% of adults aged 18 and above) and obesity (33.0% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 30079

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 56.5%
Cholesterol screening 89.7%
Current access to health insurance 78.5%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 76.2%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 69.1%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 30079. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and above that engage in preventative health measures, e.g. sholesterol screenings and visits to doctors for routine checkups.

Health Risk Behaviors Details

Bar chart displaying health risk behaviors details in ZIP Code 30079. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and older that engage in health risk behaviors, e.g. smoking or binge drinking.

Health Risk Behaviors in 30079

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
No leisure-time physical activity 26.9%
Binge drinking 14.4%
Current smoking 17.5%
Obesity 33.0%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 42.3%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 30079

The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 30079 of 11.6¢/kWh. This rate is about 23.43% less than the average rate in Georgia, and approximately 28.92% less than the average rate in the U.S. as a whole. Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 30079 has an average daily solar radiation level of 5.27 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 27.91% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 20.03% less than an area in the U.S. with historically high solar radiation levels (AZ).

Electricity Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the electricity rates breakdown in ZIP Code 30079. This visualizes electricity rates in 30079 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 30079

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 30079 11.6¢/kWh 9.29¢/kWh 5.72¢/kWh
Georgia 15.15¢/kWh 13.41¢/kWh 10.27¢/kWh
United States 16.32¢/kWh 13.45¢/kWh 9.34¢/kWh

Solar Power in 30079

Month ZIP Code 30079 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 4.54 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.81 3 6.31
Mar 5.23 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.64 5.13 7.3
May 5.78 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.75 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.51 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.55 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.52 5.15 7.02
Oct 5.77 3.32 6.92
Nov 5.06 2.33 5.99
Dec 4.05 1.78 5.46
All figures listed are kWh/m2/day — kilowatt hours per square meter per day

Solar Radiation Levels

Line chart displaying solar radiation levels in ZIP Code 30079. This visualizes solar power levels in 30079 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Consumer Financial Products Complaints in 30079

Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 30079, credit reporting or credit repair services have received the most complaints in 30079 in the past 12 months. Debt collection received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this DeKalb County region was problem with a credit reporting company's investigation.

Consumer Complaints (Products)

Pie chart displaying the specific consumer financial products associated with complaints that originated from residents in ZIP Code 30079. This visualizes the specific products that were the subject of complaints, e.g. a mortgage or a credit card.

Consumer Complaints by Product in 30079

Complaint Product Number of Complaints*
Credit reporting or credit repair services 4
Debt collection 2
Vehicle loan or lease 1
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints by Issue in 30079

Complaint Issue Number of Complaints*
Problem with a credit reporting company's investigation 3
Incorrect information on your report 1
Problems at the end of the loan or lease 1
Took or threatened to take negative or legal action 1
Written notification about debt 1
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints (Issues)

Pie chart displaying the complaints about consumer financial products and services that were sent to companies for response from residents in ZIP Code 30079. This visualizes the specific complaint issues that arose in this region, e.g. incorrect information on a report.