Data Profile of ZIP Code 30518

All About Buford, GA (ZIP Code 30518)

Georgia

Demographics Data and Detailed Statistics About 30518

The ZIP Code 30518 is associated with the city of Buford in Georgia in Gwinnett County in the U.S. Median househould income in this region is $80,839, while about 7% of the population lives below the poverty line. The ZIP Code 30518 has a median age of approximately 36.4 years, with 12.5% of residents aged 62 years and older. An estimated 35.0% in this Georgia region have a bachelor's degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $32,344. The current population estimate is 53,780.

Population in 30518

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 30518 is 53,780.

Buford, GA

The 30518 ZIP Code is associated with Buford, GA in Gwinnett County.

Area Codes associated with 30518

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 30518 include 470, 678, and 770.

Sunrise / Sunset in 30518

Sunrise: 7:21 am
Sunset: 5:26 pm
Sunrise in 30518 7:21 am
Sunrise in 30518 5:26 pm

Weather forecast for 30518

Today's forecast for 30518: Sunny, with a high near 66. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Current air quality in 30518

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 30518 Good

Internet in 30518

Approximately 90.9% of households in ZIP Code 30518 have a computer, while about 80.7% of households have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 30518

Females make up an estimated 51.0% of the overall population in ZIP Code 30518, while males comprise about 49.0%.

Health Insurance in 30518

Approximately 20.6% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 30518 (Buford, GA) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Race & Ethnicity in ZIP Code 30518

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 30518, 97.0% is one race, while 3.0% are two or more races. Approximately 19.3% of 30518 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 30518 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (72.1%), followed by Black or African American (15.5%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 30518. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 30518

Industry Percent
White 72.1%
Black or African American 15.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.7%
Asian 8.8%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.1%
Some other race 6.0%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Income in ZIP Code 30518

The median household income in ZIP Code 30518 is $80,839, while the region's mean household income is $97,829. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $32,344. The per capita income in ZIP Code 30518 of $32,344 is approximately 4.11% more than the per capita income in Georgia overall of $31,067. An estimated 6.8% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 28.42% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 21.9% of the population in 30518 earn $100,000 to $149,999 per year, while an estimated 16.5% earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, and 3.4% of 30518 residents earn $10,000 to $14,999 per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 30518. 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 30518

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 4.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 3.4%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 5.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 6.7%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 9.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 16.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 13.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 21.9%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 10.5%
$200,000 or more per year 7.7%

Education levels in ZIP Code 30518

In ZIP Code 30518, 85.8% of the population graduated high school, while 35.0% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 7.1% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 11.5% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 24.6% in this Gwinnett County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 30518

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 7.1%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 7.1%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 24.6%
Some college, no degree 18.2%
Associate's degree 8.1%
Bachelor's degree 23.6%
Graduate or professional degree 11.5%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 30518. 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 30518

Residents of ZIP Code 30518 are younger than average. The median age of 36.4 years in ZIP Code 30518 is approximately 4.46% lower than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 71.8% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 12.5% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 16.0% of the population in 30518 falls in the age group 45 to 54 years, while an estimated 15.1% are aged 35 to 44 years. On the low end of the scale, 1.0% of 30518 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 30518. 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 30518

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 6.4%
5 to 9 years 7.8%
10 to 14 years 8.3%
15 to 19 years 8.4%
20 to 24 years 5.4%
25 to 34 years 12.4%
35 to 44 years 15.1%
45 to 54 years 16.0%
55 to 59 years 5.6%
60 to 64 years 5.2%
65 to 74 years 5.7%
75 to 84 years 2.7%
85 years and over 1.0%

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 30518

In ZIP Code 30518, 71.7% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 17.0% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 5.9% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 5.1% 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 Gwinnett County region.

Language Spoken in 30518

Language Spoken Percent
English only 71.7%
Spanish 17.0%
Other Indo-European languages 5.9%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 5.1%
Other languages 0.2%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

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Real Estate & Housing in ZIP Code 30518

The median home value in ZIP Code 30518 in September 2022 comes in at $447,800. The September 2022 value is approximately 3% higher than the $434,311 median value in April 2022, and 19% higher than the $375,013 median value in October 2021. Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 30518, an estimated 33.8% of homes were built between 2000 and 2009. Additionally, 24.8% of homes in the region were built between 1990 and 1999, while an estimated 0.6% of homes were built between 1940 and 1949 in this Gwinnett County region.

Home Values in 30518

Month Home value
Sep 2022 $447,800
Aug 2022 $448,917
Jul 2022 $450,314
Jun 2022 $451,882
May 2022 $445,399
Apr 2022 $434,311
Mar 2022 $424,056
Feb 2022 $416,209
Jan 2022 $409,396
Dec 2021 $398,747
Nov 2021 $386,759
Oct 2021 $375,013

Median Home Values Over Time

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Age of Housing in 30518

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 6.0%
Built between 2010 and 2013 4.8%
Built between 2000 and 2009 33.8%
Built between 1990 and 1999 24.8%
Built between 1980 and 1989 14.3%
Built between 1970 and 1979 5.2%
Built between 1960 and 1969 4.0%
Built between 1950 and 1959 4.7%
Built between 1940 and 1949 0.6%
Built in 1939 or earlier 1.9%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 30518. 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 30518

In 30518, 68.0% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 7.9% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 32.7 minutes. Approximately 16.7% of the employed population 16 years and over in 30518 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 14.2% work in professional, scientific, management, and administrative. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.1% of 30518 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 30518. 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 30518

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.1%
Construction 10.2%
Manufacturing 10.7%
Wholesale trade 4.9%
Retail trade 12.7%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 4.6%
Information 3.1%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 7.2%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 14.2%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 16.7%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 9.6%
Other services, except public administration 4.2%
Public administration 1.7%

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 30518

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 30518 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 30.8% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 30518 is high blood pressure, as approximately 29.7% of adults 18 and older in this Gwinnett County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 30518. 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 30518

Health Issue Percent of adults*
High blood pressure 29.7%
Stroke 2.4%
Diagnosed diabetes 9.1%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 5.2%
Chronic kidney disease 2.4%
Coronary heart disease 4.9%
High cholesterol 30.8%
Arthritis 19.2%
Current asthma 8.7%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 30518

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 30518 is cholesterol screening, as an estimated 89.9% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 79.4% of those 18 and above in 30518 list current access to health insurance, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 30518 include sleeping less than 7 hours (33.3% of adults aged 18 and above) and obesity (28.7% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 30518

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Cholesterol screening 89.9%
Current access to health insurance 79.4%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 70.1%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 72.4%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 64.2%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 30518. 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 30518. 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 30518

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Obesity 28.7%
Current smoking 15.3%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 33.3%
No leisure-time physical activity 21.3%
Binge drinking 15.7%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 30518

The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 30518 of 9.84¢/kWh. This rate is about 35.05% less than the average rate in Georgia, and approximately 39.71% less than the average rate in the U.S. as a whole. Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 30518 has an average daily solar radiation level of 5.38 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 30.58% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 18.36% less than an area in the U.S. with historically high solar radiation levels (AZ).

Electricity Breakdown Details

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Electricity Rates in 30518

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 30518 9.84¢/kWh 9.79¢/kWh 6.46¢/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 30518

Month ZIP Code 30518 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 4.45 1.9 5.84
Feb 5.06 3 6.31
Mar 5.35 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.69 5.13 7.3
May 5.74 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.82 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.71 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.85 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.84 5.15 7.02
Oct 5.83 3.32 6.92
Nov 4.99 2.33 5.99
Dec 4.2 1.78 5.46
All figures listed are kWh/m2/day — kilowatt hours per square meter per day

Solar Radiation Levels

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Consumer Financial Products Complaints in 30518

Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 30518, credit reporting or credit repair services have received the most complaints in 30518 in the past 12 months. Debt collection received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Gwinnett County region was incorrect information on a report.

Consumer Complaints (Products)

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Consumer Complaints by Product in 30518

Complaint Product Number of Complaints*
Credit reporting or credit repair services 123
Debt collection 53
Credit card or prepaid card 8
Checking or savings account 6
Mortgage 5
Other 8
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints by Issue in 30518

Complaint Issue Number of Complaints*
Incorrect information on your report 64
Problem with a credit reporting company's investigation 55
Attempts to collect debt not owed 38
Written notification about debt 11
Improper use of your report 8
Other 27
* 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 30518. This visualizes the specific complaint issues that arose in this region, e.g. incorrect information on a report.