Data Profile of ZIP Code 30286

All About Thomaston, GA (ZIP Code 30286)

Georgia

Demographics Data and Other Detailed Statistics About 30286

The ZIP Code 30286 is associated with the city of Thomaston in Georgia in Upson County in the U.S. The 30286 ZIP Code has a median age of 41.4 years, and 20.7% of residents are aged 62 years and older. The median household income is at $36,469, while an estimated 16% of the population in this ZIP is living below the poverty line. An estimated 14.2% in this Georgia region have a bachelor's degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $22,004. The current population estimate is 22,143.

Population in 30286

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 30286 is 22,143.

Thomaston, GA

The 30286 ZIP Code is associated with Thomaston, GA in Upson County.

Area Codes associated with 30286

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 30286 include 706, and 762.

Sunrise / Sunset in 30286

Sunrise: 7:17 am
Sunset: 5:31 pm
Sunrise in 30286 7:17 am
Sunrise in 30286 5:31 pm

Weather forecast for 30286

Forecast currently unavailable.

Current air quality in 30286

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 30286 Good

Internet in 30286

Approximately 82.8% of households in ZIP Code 30286 have a computer, while about 69.2% of households have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 30286

In ZIP Code 30286, males make up an estimated 47.5% of the overall population, while females comprise approximately 52.5%.

Health Insurance in 30286

Approximately 22.5% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 30286 (Thomaston, GA) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Race & Ethnicity in ZIP Code 30286

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 30286, 98.3% is one race, while 1.7% are two or more races. Approximately 2.6% of 30286 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 30286 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (67.0%), followed by Black or African American (31.1%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 30286. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 30286

Industry Percent
White 67.0%
Black or African American 31.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.9%
Asian 0.8%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.9%
Some other race 1.0%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Income in ZIP Code 30286

The median household income in ZIP Code 30286 is $36,469, while the region's mean household income is $52,491. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $22,004. The per capita income in ZIP Code 30286 of $22,004 is approximately 29.17% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $31,067. An estimated 15.9% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately67.37% higher than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 16.0% of the population in 30286 earn $15,000 to $24,999 per year, while an estimated 14.6% earn less than $10,000 per year, and 1.1% of 30286 residents earn $200,000 or more per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 30286. 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 30286

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 14.6%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 3.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 16.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 14.0%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 14.1%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 14.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 9.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 8.8%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 3.3%
$200,000 or more per year 1.1%

Education levels in ZIP Code 30286

In ZIP Code 30286, 82.7% of the population graduated high school, while 14.2% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 5.6% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 5.2% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 38.0% in this Upson County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 30286

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 5.6%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 11.7%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 38.0%
Some college, no degree 21.0%
Associate's degree 9.5%
Bachelor's degree 9.0%
Graduate or professional degree 5.2%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 30286. 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 30286

Residents of ZIP Code 30286 are older than average. The median age of 41.4 years in ZIP Code 30286 is approximately 8.66% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 76.3% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 20.7% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 13.3% of the population in 30286 falls in the age group 45 to 54 years, while an estimated 12.5% are aged 35 to 44 years. On the low end of the scale, 1.9% of 30286 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 30286. 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 30286

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 6.5%
5 to 9 years 4.6%
10 to 14 years 8.5%
15 to 19 years 6.5%
20 to 24 years 5.8%
25 to 34 years 11.0%
35 to 44 years 12.5%
45 to 54 years 13.3%
55 to 59 years 7.0%
60 to 64 years 6.4%
65 to 74 years 9.9%
75 to 84 years 6.0%
85 years and over 1.9%

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 30286

In ZIP Code 30286, 96.8% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 1.9% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 1.3% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 0.1% of homes. Lastly, 0.0% of homes list "other languages" as spoken in the home. All percentages referenced are for the population 5 years and older in this Upson County region.

Language Spoken in 30286

Language Spoken Percent
English only 96.8%
Spanish 1.9%
Other Indo-European languages 1.3%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 0.1%
Other languages 0.0%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 30286. 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 30286

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 30286, an estimated 19.5% of homes were built between 1970 and 1979. Additionally, 14.7% of homes in the region were built between 1980 and 1989, while an estimated 0.4% of homes were built in 2014 or later in this Upson County region.

Age of Housing in 30286

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 0.4%
Built between 2010 and 2013 1.6%
Built between 2000 and 2009 8.4%
Built between 1990 and 1999 12.1%
Built between 1980 and 1989 14.7%
Built between 1970 and 1979 19.5%
Built between 1960 and 1969 10.0%
Built between 1950 and 1959 11.0%
Built between 1940 and 1949 8.0%
Built in 1939 or earlier 14.5%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 30286. 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 30286

In 30286, 52.3% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 1.2% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 22.5 minutes. Approximately 25.9% of the employed population 16 years and over in 30286 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 19.3% work in manufacturing. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.7% of 30286 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 30286. 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 30286

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.7%
Construction 7.3%
Manufacturing 19.3%
Wholesale trade 2.5%
Retail trade 8.8%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 3.4%
Information 1.8%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 4.0%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 6.1%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 25.9%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 6.9%
Other services, except public administration 4.9%
Public administration 8.2%

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 30286

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 30286 is high blood pressure, as an estimated 42.7% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 30286 is high cholesterol, as approximately 36.5% of adults 18 and older in this Upson County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 30286. 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 30286

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Diagnosed diabetes 14.3%
High blood pressure 42.7%
Chronic kidney disease 3.8%
Coronary heart disease 8.3%
Stroke 4.4%
High cholesterol 36.5%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 6.8%
Current asthma 10.6%
Arthritis 30.4%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 30286

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 30286 is cholesterol screening, as an estimated 89.4% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 77.5% of those 18 and above in 30286 list current access to health insurance, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 30286 include obesity (40.8% of adults aged 18 and above) and sleeping less than 7 hours (38.6% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 30286

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 77.3%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 53.7%
Current access to health insurance 77.5%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 76.4%
Cholesterol screening 89.4%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 30286. 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 30286. 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 30286

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Binge drinking 14.1%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 38.6%
Obesity 40.8%
Current smoking 22.2%
No leisure-time physical activity 31.5%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 30286

The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 30286 of 9.77¢/kWh. This rate is about 35.51% less than the average rate in Georgia, and approximately 38.75% less than the average rate in the U.S. as a whole. Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 30286 has an average daily solar radiation level of 5.33 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 29.37% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 19.12% 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 30286. This visualizes electricity rates in 30286 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 30286

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 30286 9.77¢/kWh 10.82¢/kWh 6.46¢/kWh
Georgia 15.15¢/kWh 13.41¢/kWh 11.75¢/kWh
United States 15.95¢/kWh 13.45¢/kWh 9.72¢/kWh

Solar Power in 30286

Month ZIP Code 30286 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 4.68 1.9 5.84
Feb 5.04 3 6.31
Mar 5.49 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.86 5.13 7.3
May 5.84 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.59 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.43 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.57 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.41 5.15 7.02
Oct 5.65 3.32 6.92
Nov 5.14 2.33 5.99
Dec 4.26 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 30286. This visualizes solar power levels in 30286 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Consumer Financial Products Complaints in 30286

Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 30286, credit reporting or credit repair services have received the most complaints in 30286 in the past 12 months. Mortgage received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Upson 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 30286. This visualizes the specific products that were the subject of complaints, e.g. a mortgage or a credit card.

Consumer Complaints by Product in 30286

Complaint Product Number of Complaints*
Credit reporting or credit repair services 6
Mortgage 3
Checking or savings account 2
Debt collection 1
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints by Issue in 30286

Complaint Issue Number of Complaints*
Problem with a credit reporting company's investigation 6
Struggling to pay mortgage 2
Closing an account 1
Opening an account 1
Trouble during payment process 1
Other 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 30286. This visualizes the specific complaint issues that arose in this region, e.g. incorrect information on a report.