The ZIP Code 30268 is associated with the city of Palmetto in Georgia in Fulton County in the U.S. The 30268 ZIP Code has a median age of 40.4 years, and 20.0% of residents are aged 62 years and older. Median househould income in this region is $51,865, while about 14% of the population lives below the poverty line. An estimated 21.2% in this Georgia region have a bachelor's degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $25,337. The current population estimate is 10,298.
Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 30268, 97.9% is one race, while 2.1% are two or more races. Approximately 9.9% of 30268 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 30268 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (57.6%), followed by Black or African American (37.1%) .
|Black or African American||37.1%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||0.6%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander||0.0%|
|Some other race||4.3%|
The median household income in ZIP Code 30268 is $51,865, while the region's mean household income is $66,397. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $25,337. The per capita income in ZIP Code 30268 of $25,337 is approximately 18.44% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $31,067. An estimated 14.3% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately50.53% higher than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 21.0% of the population in 30268 earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, while an estimated 17.7% earn $35,000 to $49,999 per year, and 2.6% of 30268 residents earn $150,000 to $199,999 per year.
|Less than $10,000 per year||9.4%|
|$10,000 to $14,999 per year||5.8%|
|$15,000 to $24,999 per year||8.4%|
|$25,000 to $34,999 per year||7.5%|
|$35,000 to $49,999 per year||17.7%|
|$50,000 to $74,999 per year||21.0%|
|$75,000 to $99,999 per year||10.7%|
|$100,000 to $149,999 per year||13.0%|
|$150,000 to $199,999 per year||2.6%|
|$200,000 or more per year||4.0%|
In ZIP Code 30268, 80.3% of the population graduated high school, while 21.2% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 5.4% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 10.6% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 35.2% in this Fulton County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).
|Less than 9th grade||5.4%|
|9th to 12th grade, no diploma||14.3%|
|High school graduate (includes equivalency)||35.2%|
|Some college, no degree||18.6%|
|Graduate or professional degree||10.6%|
Residents of ZIP Code 30268 are older than average. The median age of 40.4 years in ZIP Code 30268 is approximately 6.04% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 72.5% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 20.0% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 16.4% of the population in 30268 falls in the age group 45 to 54 years, while an estimated 14.0% are aged 35 to 44 years. On the low end of the scale, 1.0% of 30268 residents are aged 85 years and over.
|Under 5 years||4.7%|
|5 to 9 years||7.4%|
|10 to 14 years||9.7%|
|15 to 19 years||8.9%|
|20 to 24 years||5.7%|
|25 to 34 years||6.2%|
|35 to 44 years||14.0%|
|45 to 54 years||16.4%|
|55 to 59 years||5.3%|
|60 to 64 years||5.4%|
|65 to 74 years||10.3%|
|75 to 84 years||5.1%|
|85 years and over||1.0%|
In ZIP Code 30268, 87.7% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 8.2% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 1.9% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 1.9% of homes. Lastly, 0.2% of homes list "other languages" as spoken in the home. All percentages referenced are for the population 5 years and older in this Fulton County region.
|Other Indo-European languages||1.9%|
|Asian and Pacific Islander languages||1.9%|
Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 30268, an estimated 39.5% of homes were built between 2000 and 2009. Additionally, 20.3% of homes in the region were built between 1980 and 1989, while an estimated 1.4% of homes were built between 1940 and 1949 in this Fulton County region.
|Year Home Built||Percent|
|Built in 2014 or later||1.4%|
|Built between 2010 and 2013||3.4%|
|Built between 2000 and 2009||39.5%|
|Built between 1990 and 1999||10.0%|
|Built between 1980 and 1989||20.3%|
|Built between 1970 and 1979||9.3%|
|Built between 1960 and 1969||7.1%|
|Built between 1950 and 1959||2.7%|
|Built between 1940 and 1949||1.4%|
|Built in 1939 or earlier||4.8%|
In 30268, 58.1% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 4.2% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 35.2 minutes. Approximately 14.9% of the employed population 16 years and over in 30268 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 13.9% work in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.4% of 30268 workers 16 years and over work in agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining.
|Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining||0.4%|
|Transportation and warehousing, and utilities||12.9%|
|Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing||4.4%|
|Professional, scientific, management, and administrative||9.2%|
|Educational services, and health care and social assistance||14.9%|
|Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services||13.9%|
|Other services, except public administration||4.1%|
One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 30268 is high blood pressure, as an estimated 35.4% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 30268 is high cholesterol, as approximately 31.3% of adults 18 and older in this Fulton County region contend with that issue.
|Health Issue||Percent of adults*|
|Coronary heart disease||6.5%|
|High blood pressure||35.4%|
|Cancer (excluding skin cancer)||6.0%|
|Chronic kidney disease||3.2%|
One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 30268 is cholesterol screening, as an estimated 90.9% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 77.8% of those 18 and above in 30268 list current access to health insurance, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 30268 include sleeping less than 7 hours (36.5% of adults aged 18 and above) and obesity (34.0% of those 18 and older).
|Preventive Measure||Percent of adults*|
|Taking medicine for high blood pressure control||74.4%|
|Visits to doctor for routine checkup||75.8%|
|Visits to dentist or dental clinic||55.1%|
|Current access to health insurance||77.8%|
|Risk Behavior||Percent of adults*|
|Sleeping less than 7 hours||36.5%|
|No leisure-time physical activity||26.3%|
The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 30268 of 10.18¢/kWh. This rate is about 32.81% less than the average rate in Georgia, and approximately 36.18% less than the average rate in the U.S. as a whole. Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 30268 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).
|ZIP Code 30268||10.18¢/kWh||10.44¢/kWh||6.87¢/kWh|
|Month||ZIP Code 30268||Low (WA)||High (AZ)|
Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 30268, credit reporting or credit repair services have received the most complaints in 30268 in the past 12 months. Debt collection received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Fulton County region was problem with a credit reporting company's investigation.
|Complaint Product||Number of Complaints*|
|Credit reporting or credit repair services||19|
|Checking or savings account||2|
|Complaint Issue||Number of Complaints*|
|Problem with a credit reporting company's investigation||10|
|Incorrect information on your report||9|
|Attempts to collect debt not owed||5|
|Written notification about debt||2|