Tallahassee Zip Code 32308 – What To Know Before Moving

Overview

The Tallahassee zip code of 32308 is located northeast of the Tallahassee city center and includes no mobile homes, but a handful of condos and townhouses. The area includes the Tallahassee Board of Realtor’s northeast areas of Tallahassee’s MLS. This area has one of the highest median ages and includes several popular school zones.

The Commercial Trade Area Report breaks down Tallahassee’s zip code 32308 into socioeconomic and demographic segments. The primary segments, based on Esri Tapestry data, are displayed in numerical order with #1 being the most dominant. The residents’ characteristics and spending habits are explained in detail. Download a free report here: Trade Area Report for Tallahassee FL 32308

It includes charts and statistics about the housing, people, economics, and quality of life of the neighborhood. Download a free report here: Neighborhood Report for Tallahassee FL 32308

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Population Statistics – Who Lives in 32308

The 2020 population in Tallahassee’s zip code 32308 is estimated at 22,000 (or 1,560 people per square mile). The population has grown 5% since 2010. Tallahassee has grown 6.3% since 2010. Leon County has grown 6.8% and Florida 13% in the same decade.

The median age in zip code 32308 is 41 years old. The median age for Tallahassee is 27, for Leon County it is 31 years old. The median age for Florida is 42, while for the United States the median age is 38 years old. Around 55% of the population owns their residence.

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The median per capita income is $40,234. This is much higher than the median income for Tallahassee at $26,787, and Leon County at $29,754. The median income for Florida is $30,197 and the for the United States is $32,621. The distribution of the incomes shows that there are many households are earning more than 6 figures in the 32308 zip code. Approximately 42% of the households earn $75,000 or more yearly.

Less than half of the population is married (46%). More than half (53%) of the households in the 32308 zip code do not have children under the age of 18 years old. Most of those children are elementary school age or younger.

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What are the Primary Occupations of Those Who Live In 32308 Zip Code?

About 29.5% of the population living in the zip code 32308 has a graduate or professional degree beyond their college education. This compares to 21.5% of Tallahassee residents, 19.9% of Leon County residents with professional or graduate degrees. In Florida this population is approximately 10.6% and is 12.1% of the USA population. In the 2012 presidential election 61.3% of the population voted for the Democrat.

The biggest occupational category of employment in the 32308 zip code is health care and social assistance. This category is followed by public administration, education, professional, scientific and technical, and retail trade.

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Approximately 87% of the residents of the Tallahassee 32308 zip code drive less than 30 minutes to work and most of them drive alone and approximately 4.5% work from home. There are many college professors living in the 32308 zip code.

Renters versus Owners in 32308

Considering the larger households incomes, it makes sense that more than 55% of the residents are homeowners.

School grades in the 32308 zip code

The charts below do not include every single school zoned for the zip codes, only the most common for space reasons. Check what schools your potential residence is zoned for here: Leon County School Zones

Elementary Schools include Apalachee, Bond, Buck Lake, DeSoto Trail, Hartsfield, Gilchrist, Sullivan, Roberts, Ruediger, and Moore.  These highest performing schools, according to the data compiled by Niche, are Buck Lake, DeSoto Trail, Gilchrist, and Roberts.

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The middle schools zoned for the 32308 zip code include: Cobb, Deerlake, Fairview, Griffin, Nims, Raa, Swift Creek, and Montford.

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The 32308 zip code area is zoned for Godby, Rickards, Lincoln, Leon and Chiles High School.

Real Estate Characteristics

Tallahassee real estate has seen steady increases year over year since 2010. Real estate in the Tallahassee zip code of 32308 has seen an almost 30% increase in the past two years.

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There are slightly less than 400 single family homes sold in the Tallahassee zip code of 32308 yearly. The median estimate home value is $302,200 in 2021. This is up 14.4% in 12 months. Homes are selling at slightly more than list price with about 44 days on the market.

There are virtually no mobile homes in the Tallahassee zip code 32308 area. There are approximately 70 townhomes sold each year and 20 condominiums in the zip code.

Some neighborhoods have several homes built in the 1930s, but there is new construction most years. The median age of home is 37 years old. About a half of the homes have a fireplace and around 15% of the homes have a pool. Homes average around 1,900 square feet and the average yard is about a third of an acre, but some years have averaged near half an acre.

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Biggest Subdivisions / Neighborhoods in Tallahassee Zip Code 32308

This list is not exhaustive and includes only the most common subdivisions: Alachua Townhouses, Arbor Hills, Arendell Hill, Ashton Woods, Azalea Ridge, Ben Mor Hills, Betton, Betton Hill, Betton Oaks, Betton Woods, Braemore Park, Brandt Hills, Brandt Place Townhouses, Brewster Estates, Briar Chase, Brockswood Park, Brookfield, Brookwood, Buckwood, Camellia Oaks, Canopy, Capital Hills, Carmel in the Woods, Centerville Court Condos, Centerville Trace, Centre Court, Centre Point Village, Charleston Place, Chateau Lafayette, Chez Sois, Clearview Terrace, Clifford Hill Place, Cottages at Lonnie, Cottages at Mahan, Cottages of Miccosukee, Country Walk, Crestview, Eastgate, Emerald Chase, Evening Rose, Forest Commons, Forest Green, Franklin Park, Gardenia Gardens, Ginger Place, Glen Hawk, Glendale, Glenwood, Gramercy Place, Hermitage, Hickory Ridge, Hidden Valley, Hillcrest Court, Hillcrest Townhouses, Hillwood, Japonica Forest, Killearn Acres, Killearn Estates, Kuhlacre, Lafayette Oaks, Legacy Park, Leonterra, Lucerne at Woodlands, Magnolia Place, Mahan Circle, Marston Place, Meadowbrook, Melody Hills, Melrose Park, Miccosukee Hills, Miccosukee Pines, Midtown at Meridian Condo, Midyette Plantation, Northbend, Oak Park, Old Town, Olson Landing, Park Charleston, Pilckem Ridge, Piney Z, Preakness Point, Raintree, Rose Hollow, Sandcastle, Sandcastle Woodlands, Sawgrass Plantation, Shadowlawn, Shiloh, Southern Oaks, Springwood, Stonegate, Sweet Water Oaks, Talaflo Terrace, Tallahassee Highlands, Teal Lane Townhouses, Villas at Mahan, Thomasville Green, Township One North, Ty Ty Woods, Vieux Carre, Waverly Hills, Wilson Carraway, Windsor Hills, Windsor Oaks, Woodberry, and Woodgate.

AARP Livability Index

The AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that collects and compiles various quality of life indicators. The Livability Index is the result of this data to help people choose how they live as they age. For example, the housing index includes the number of homes that have zero step entrances, that are affordable, and include family living options. Check out more details on their webpage for this zip code here: AARP Livability Index – Location Results

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Review of real estate sales in 32308 for 2021.