Data Profile of ZIP Code 30546

All About Hiawassee, GA (ZIP Code 30546)

Georgia

Detailed Demographics Data and Other Stats About 30546

The ZIP Code 30546 is associated with the city of Hiawassee in Georgia in Towns County in the U.S. The median household income is at $50,245, while an estimated 10% of the population in this ZIP is living below the poverty line. The ZIP Code 30546 has a median age of approximately 58.6 years, with 43.1% of residents aged 62 years and older. An estimated 29.6% in this Georgia region have a bachelor's degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $29,505. The current population estimate is 7,199.

Population in 30546

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 30546 is 7,199.

Hiawassee, GA

The 30546 ZIP Code is associated with Hiawassee, GA in Towns County.

Area Codes associated with 30546

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 30546 include 706.

Sunrise / Sunset in 30546

Sunrise: 7:26 am
Sunset: 5:23 pm
Sunrise in 30546 7:26 am
Sunrise in 30546 5:23 pm

Weather forecast for 30546

Overnight's forecast for 30546: A chance of rain showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Current air quality in 30546

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 30546 Good

Internet in 30546

Approximately 84.9% of households in ZIP Code 30546 have a computer, while about 76.4% of households have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 30546

Females make up an estimated 53.9% of the overall population in ZIP Code 30546, while males comprise about 46.1%.

Health Insurance in 30546

Approximately 16.0% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 30546 (Hiawassee, GA) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Race & Ethnicity in ZIP Code 30546

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 30546, 99.2% is one race, while 0.8% are two or more races. Approximately 0.9% of 30546 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 30546 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (97.7%), followed by Black or African American (1.3%) .

Race Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the racial composition of ZIP Code 30546. This visualizes the percentage of the population of each race (race alone or in combination with one or more other races).

Racial Composition of 30546

Industry Percent
White 97.7%
Black or African American 1.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.8%
Asian 1.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.0%
Some other race 0.0%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Income in ZIP Code 30546

The median household income in ZIP Code 30546 is $50,245, while the region's mean household income is $64,637. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $29,505. The per capita income in ZIP Code 30546 of $29,505 is approximately 5.03% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $31,067. An estimated 9.6% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately1.05% higher than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 23.7% of the population in 30546 earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, while an estimated 14.2% earn $35,000 to $49,999 per year, and 2.6% of 30546 residents earn $200,000 or more per year.

Household Income Details

Bar chart displaying household income in ZIP Code 30546. 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 30546

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 7.7%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 9.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 12.0%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 14.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 23.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 10.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 10.0%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 3.7%
$200,000 or more per year 2.6%

Education levels in ZIP Code 30546

In ZIP Code 30546, 90.8% of the population graduated high school, while 29.6% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 3.5% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 12.0% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 31.5% in this Towns County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 30546

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 3.5%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 5.7%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 31.5%
Some college, no degree 21.5%
Associate's degree 8.1%
Bachelor's degree 17.7%
Graduate or professional degree 12.0%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 30546. 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 30546

Residents of ZIP Code 30546 are older than average. The median age of 58.6 years in ZIP Code 30546 is approximately 53.81% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 87.8% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 43.1% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 20.7% of the population in 30546 falls in the age group 65 to 74 years, while an estimated 14.1% are aged 75 to 84 years. On the low end of the scale, 3.4% of 30546 residents are aged 10 to 14 years.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 30546. 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 30546

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 3.7%
5 to 9 years 3.4%
10 to 14 years 3.4%
15 to 19 years 4.7%
20 to 24 years 5.5%
25 to 34 years 7.0%
35 to 44 years 7.3%
45 to 54 years 10.2%
55 to 59 years 9.0%
60 to 64 years 6.4%
65 to 74 years 20.7%
75 to 84 years 14.1%
85 years and over 4.6%

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 30546

In ZIP Code 30546, 97.2% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 1.5% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 0.9% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 0.4% 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 Towns County region.

Language Spoken in 30546

Language Spoken Percent
English only 97.2%
Spanish 1.5%
Other Indo-European languages 0.9%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 0.4%
Other languages 0.0%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 30546. 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 30546

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 30546, an estimated 26.6% of homes were built between 2000 and 2009. Additionally, 25.3% of homes in the region were built between 1990 and 1999, while an estimated 1.0% of homes were built between 1940 and 1949 in this Towns County region.

Age of Housing in 30546

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 1.5%
Built between 2010 and 2013 2.7%
Built between 2000 and 2009 26.6%
Built between 1990 and 1999 25.3%
Built between 1980 and 1989 15.6%
Built between 1970 and 1979 13.7%
Built between 1960 and 1969 6.1%
Built between 1950 and 1959 5.8%
Built between 1940 and 1949 1.0%
Built in 1939 or earlier 1.7%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 30546. 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 30546

In 30546, 45.1% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 4.9% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 20.9 minutes. Approximately 30.1% of the employed population 16 years and over in 30546 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 11.1% work in retail trade. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.8% of 30546 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 30546. 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 30546

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.8%
Construction 7.8%
Manufacturing 5.4%
Wholesale trade 4.8%
Retail trade 11.1%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 3.3%
Information 1.9%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 7.9%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 8.5%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 30.1%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 8.3%
Other services, except public administration 5.9%
Public administration 4.3%

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 30546

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 30546 is high blood pressure, as an estimated 44.9% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 30546 is high cholesterol, as approximately 43.1% of adults 18 and older in this Towns County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 30546. 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 30546

Health Issue Percent of adults*
High blood pressure 44.9%
Arthritis 35.8%
Coronary heart disease 10.6%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 10.3%
Diagnosed diabetes 14.3%
High cholesterol 43.1%
Current asthma 9.0%
Chronic kidney disease 4.3%
Stroke 4.5%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 30546

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 30546 is cholesterol screening, as an estimated 93.5% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 84.4% of those 18 and above in 30546 list taking medicine for high blood pressure control, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 30546 include sleeping less than 7 hours (31.6% of adults aged 18 and above) and obesity (31.4% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 30546

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 62.3%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 84.4%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 79.8%
Current access to health insurance 84%
Cholesterol screening 93.5%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 30546. 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 30546. 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 30546

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
No leisure-time physical activity 27.2%
Sleeping less than 7 hours 31.6%
Current smoking 16.1%
Binge drinking 12.4%
Obesity 31.4%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 30546

The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 30546 of 11.77¢/kWh. This rate is about 22.31% less than the average rate in Georgia, and approximately 27.88% less than the average rate in the U.S. as a whole. Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 30546 has an average daily solar radiation level of 5.12 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 24.27% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 22.31% 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 30546. This visualizes electricity rates in 30546 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 30546

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 30546 11.77¢/kWh 11.39¢/kWh 8.19¢/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 30546

Month ZIP Code 30546 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 4.37 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.82 3 6.31
Mar 4.96 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.66 5.13 7.3
May 5.6 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.61 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.54 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.57 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.31 5.15 7.02
Oct 5.32 3.32 6.92
Nov 4.7 2.33 5.99
Dec 4.04 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 30546. This visualizes solar power levels in 30546 compared to radiation levels in both a historically low radiation state (WA) and a historically high radiation state (AZ).

Consumer Financial Products Complaints in 30546

Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 30546, debt collection have received the most complaints in 30546 in the past 12 months. Mortgage received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Towns County region was applying for a mortgage or refinancing an existing mortgage.

Consumer Complaints (Products)

Pie chart displaying the specific consumer financial products associated with complaints that originated from residents in ZIP Code 30546. This visualizes the specific products that were the subject of complaints, e.g. a mortgage or a credit card.

Consumer Complaints by Product in 30546

Complaint Product Number of Complaints*
Debt collection 2
Mortgage 2
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints by Issue in 30546

Complaint Issue Number of Complaints*
Applying for a mortgage or refinancing an existing mortgage 2
Attempts to collect debt not owed 2
* 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 30546. This visualizes the specific complaint issues that arose in this region, e.g. incorrect information on a report.