Tallahassee Zip Code 32312 – What To Know Before Moving


The Tallahassee zip code of 32312 is located northeast of the Tallahassee city center and some of the most popular residential neighborhoods. The area is included mostly in the Tallahassee Board of Realtor’s northeast areas of Tallahassee’s MLS but has a small portion of the northwest area. This zip code includes one of the highest median household incomes.

The Commercial Trade Area Report breaks down Tallahassee’s zip code 32312 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 32312

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 32312


Population Statistics – Who Lives in 32312

The 2020 population in Tallahassee’s zip code 32312 is estimated at 34,800 (or 294 people per square mile). The population has grown 10.2% 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 32312 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 81% of the population owns their residence.

The median per capita income is $50,411. 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 earning more than 6 figures in the 32312 zip code. Approximately 62% of the households earn $75,000 or more yearly.

More than 62% of the population in Tallahassee zip code 32312 is married. More than half (52%) of the households in the 32312 zip code do not have children under the age of 18 years old. Most of the children are elementary school age or younger.


What are the Primary Occupations of Those Who Live In 32312 Zip Code?

About 30.8% of the population living in the zip code 32312 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 32312 zip code is education. There are many professors and educators living in this zip code. This category is followed by professional, scientific and technical, public administration, and health care and social assistance occupations.


The average commute to work for more than 63% of the residents of 32312 is less than 30 minutes and most drive alone and Approximately 7.1% of residents work from home.

Renters versus Owners in 32312

Considering the larger households and per capita incomes, it makes sense that most of the residents are homeowners (81%).

School grades in the 32312 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  in the Tallahassee 32312 zip code include: Buck Lake, De Soto Trail, Gilchrist, Hawks Rise, Killearn Lakes, Roberts, Sealey, and WT Moore Elementary.  The highest performing schools are below, according to the data compiled by Niche.


The middle schools zoned for the 32312 zip code are mostly for Cobb, Deerlake, Raa, Swift Creek, Montford.

The 32312 zip code area is zoned for Godby, Lincoln, and Rickards 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 32312 has the highest median estimated home values and over 25% increase in the past 36 months.

There are between 600-700 single family homes sold in the Tallahassee zip code of 32312 yearly. The median home sale is $385,000 in 2021. This has increased over 14.2% in 12 months. Homes are selling at slightly more less list price with about a month on the market.

There are approximately 4 mobile homes sold yearly in the Tallahassee zip code 32312 area. There are around 25 condominiums and townhouses sold in the zip code yearly.

Some neighborhoods have a handful of homes built mid-century, and there are new construction homes sold every year. The median age of home is 28 years old, one of the youngest in the Tallahassee area. About 87% of the homes have a fireplace and around 20% of the homes have a pool. Homes average around 2300 square feet and the average yard ranges around three quarters of an acre.


Biggest Subdivisions / Neighborhoods in Tallahassee Zip Code 32312

This list is not exhaustive and includes only the most common subdivisions: Acorn Grove, Arrowhead Estates, Bannerman Bluff, Barrington Park, Barrington Park Condominium, Bobbin Brook, Bobbin Mill Woods, Bobbin Trace, Brandon Woods, Brandon Woods at Lakeshore, Briar Chase, Broken Lance Estates, Brookside Village, Bull Run, Carriage Road, Centerville Conservation, Chastain Manor, Cherry Bluff, Chimney Swift Hollow, Circle J Acres, Cortona Hills, Coventry Banks, Deerfield Plantation, Deerwood at Ox Bottom Manor, Eagles Ridge, Fern Glen, Ferrell Prop, Gardenia Gardens, Glen at Golden Eagle, Golden Eagle, Golden Eagle Plantation, Greystone, Groves at Summerbrooke, Hawks Nest, Hickory Woods, High Hills, Highgrove, Hollystone, Hunters Crossing, Iamonia Lodge, Killearn Lakes, Killearn Commons, Killearn Estates, Killearn Lakes, Kinhega Estates, Kinhega Landing, Kinhega Oaks, Kirkwood, L Stoutamire Jr Prop Unrec, Lake McBride, Lakeshore Estates, Leewood Hills, Linene Woods, Live Oak Plantation, Loma Woods, Luna Manor, Luna Pines, Luna Plantation, Maclay Hammock, Maclean Hills, McBride Estates, McBride Hills, Meadows at Oak Grove, Meridian Estates, Meridian Hills, Meridian Meadows, Meridian Oaks, Meridian Ridge, Meridianna Estates, Miller Landing, Millstone Farms, Millwood Estates, Moore Pond, Northwood, Oak Grove Plantation, Oak Knoll Estates, Olson Crest, Ox Bottom, Ox Bottom Crest, Ox Bottom Gardens, Ox Bottom Manor, Ox Bottom Reserve, Ox Bow Estates, Palafox, Paramores Estates, Penny Lane, Persimmon Hill, Piedmont Estates, Piedmont Park, Pine Landing, Pine Tip Hills, Preservation Pointe, Preserve at Buck Lake, Reserve at the Ridge, Rivers Edge, Rosehill, Rustlewood, Sable Chase, Savannah Trace, Scotswood, Sleepy Hollow, Southshore Estates, Spencer Properties, Spruce Creek, Standing Pines, Stonebriar, Suburban Hills, Summerbrooke, Terre Bonne, The Meadows at Oak Grove, The Glen, The Groves at Summerbrooke, The Meadows at Oak Grove, The Preserve at Buck Lake, Thomas Ridge, Timber Ridge, Timber Woods, Trillium, Turkey Run, Tuscan Hill, Villages at Maclay, Waverly, Waverly Hills, Wellswood, Windsor Trace, and Woodbrook.

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

Overview of real estate sold in the Tallahassee zip code of 32312 in the year 2021. Most bathrooms of 9 was sold in Bobbin Trace. Smallest square foot of 360sf was sold in Lake Iamonia Islands. Most acres of 9.67 was sold on Ox Bottom Road. Most bedrooms of 7 was sold on Lakeshore Drive. Biggest square footages of 8,629sf was sold in Pine Tip Hills. The oldest was built 1951 and located on Lake Ridge Drive.