The ZIP Code 30523 is associated with the city of Clarkesville in Georgia in Habersham County in the U.S. Median househould income is at $52,409, with an estimated 7% of the population living below the poverty line. The ZIP Code 30523 has a median age of approximately 49.3 years, with 29.0% of residents aged 62 years and older. An estimated 26.8% in this Georgia region have a bachelor's degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $29,378. The current population estimate is 12,465.
Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 30523, 98.6% is one race, while 1.4% are two or more races. Approximately 2.0% of 30523 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 30523 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (94.5%), followed by Black or African American (3.0%) .
|Black or African American||3.0%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||1.0%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander||0.2%|
|Some other race||2.5%|
The median household income in ZIP Code 30523 is $52,409, while the region's mean household income is $68,880. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $29,378. The per capita income in ZIP Code 30523 of $29,378 is approximately 5.44% less than the per capita income in the U.S. 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 20.4% of the population in 30523 earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, while an estimated 16.6% earn $35,000 to $49,999 per year, and 4.1% of 30523 residents earn $150,000 to $199,999 per year.
|Less than $10,000 per year||4.6%|
|$10,000 to $14,999 per year||7.8%|
|$15,000 to $24,999 per year||11.8%|
|$25,000 to $34,999 per year||5.7%|
|$35,000 to $49,999 per year||16.6%|
|$50,000 to $74,999 per year||20.4%|
|$75,000 to $99,999 per year||13.2%|
|$100,000 to $149,999 per year||11.0%|
|$150,000 to $199,999 per year||4.1%|
|$200,000 or more per year||4.7%|
In ZIP Code 30523, 89.1% of the population graduated high school, while 26.8% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 2.8% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 11.7% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 34.1% in this Habersham County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).
|Less than 9th grade||2.8%|
|9th to 12th grade, no diploma||8.0%|
|High school graduate (includes equivalency)||34.1%|
|Some college, no degree||20.5%|
|Graduate or professional degree||11.7%|
Residents of ZIP Code 30523 are older than average. The median age of 49.3 years in ZIP Code 30523 is approximately 29.4% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 84.4% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 29.0% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 14.9% of the population in 30523 falls in the age group 45 to 54 years, while an estimated 14.1% are aged 65 to 74 years. On the low end of the scale, 2.6% of 30523 residents are aged 85 years and over.
|Under 5 years||2.7%|
|5 to 9 years||4.3%|
|10 to 14 years||5.1%|
|15 to 19 years||5.7%|
|20 to 24 years||5.9%|
|25 to 34 years||11.3%|
|35 to 44 years||9.4%|
|45 to 54 years||14.9%|
|55 to 59 years||9.3%|
|60 to 64 years||6.0%|
|65 to 74 years||14.1%|
|75 to 84 years||8.5%|
|85 years and over||2.6%|
In ZIP Code 30523, 96.1% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 3.1% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 0.5% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 0.2% 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 Habersham County region.
|Other Indo-European languages||0.5%|
|Asian and Pacific Islander languages||0.2%|
Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 30523, an estimated 25.5% of homes were built between 2000 and 2009. Additionally, 23.4% of homes in the region were built between 1990 and 1999, while an estimated 0.3% of homes were built between 2010 and 2013 in this Habersham County region.
|Year Home Built||Percent|
|Built in 2014 or later||1.1%|
|Built between 2010 and 2013||0.3%|
|Built between 2000 and 2009||25.5%|
|Built between 1990 and 1999||23.4%|
|Built between 1980 and 1989||18.5%|
|Built between 1970 and 1979||13.4%|
|Built between 1960 and 1969||8.6%|
|Built between 1950 and 1959||3.9%|
|Built between 1940 and 1949||2.4%|
|Built in 1939 or earlier||2.9%|
In 30523, 54.2% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 4.0% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 32.5 minutes. Approximately 27.7% of the employed population 16 years and over in 30523 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 17.6% work in manufacturing. On the lower end of the scale, just 1.6% of 30523 workers 16 years and over work in agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining.
|Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining||1.6%|
|Transportation and warehousing, and utilities||2.6%|
|Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing||2.7%|
|Professional, scientific, management, and administrative||5.6%|
|Educational services, and health care and social assistance||27.7%|
|Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services||5.1%|
|Other services, except public administration||3.8%|
One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 30523 is high blood pressure, as an estimated 38.5% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 30523 is high cholesterol, as approximately 37.9% of adults 18 and older in this Habersham County region contend with that issue.
|Health Issue||Percent of adults*|
|Chronic kidney disease||3.4%|
|High blood pressure||38.5%|
|Cancer (excluding skin cancer)||8.0%|
|Coronary heart disease||8.3%|
One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 30523 is cholesterol screening, as an estimated 91.2% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 81.8% of those 18 and above in 30523 list current access to health insurance, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 30523 include obesity (34.1% of adults aged 18 and above) and sleeping less than 7 hours (33.0% of those 18 and older).
|Preventive Measure||Percent of adults*|
|Current access to health insurance||81.8%|
|Visits to doctor for routine checkup||76.0%|
|Taking medicine for high blood pressure control||78.9%|
|Visits to dentist or dental clinic||59.7%|
|Risk Behavior||Percent of adults*|
|No leisure-time physical activity||26.5%|
|Sleeping less than 7 hours||33.0%|
The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 30523 of 12.2¢/kWh. This rate is about 19.47% less than the average rate in Georgia, and approximately 23.51% less than the average rate in the U.S. as a whole. Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 30523 has an average daily solar radiation level of 5.4 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 31.07% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 18.06% less than an area in the U.S. with historically high solar radiation levels (AZ).
|ZIP Code 30523||12.2¢/kWh||10.69¢/kWh||5.98¢/kWh|
|Month||ZIP Code 30523||Low (WA)||High (AZ)|
Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 30523, credit reporting or credit repair services have received the most complaints in 30523 in the past 12 months. Mortgage received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Habersham County region was improper use of a report.
|Complaint Product||Number of Complaints*|
|Credit reporting or credit repair services||6|
|Complaint Issue||Number of Complaints*|
|Improper use of your report||5|
|Applying for a mortgage or refinancing an existing mortgage||1|
|Problem with a credit reporting company's investigation||1|
|Struggling to pay mortgage||1|
|Written notification about debt||1|