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ZIP Code 31055

Primary City:Mc Rae, GA (View All Cities)
County: Telfair County
Timezone: Eastern (11:36am)
Coordinates:32.0, -82.8
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31055

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31055. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 31055. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31055, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Mc Rae, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 31055 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31055 is located in central Georgia and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 31055 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 31055 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,245
Population Density 61 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,353
Median Home Value $59,500
Land Area 134.62 sq mi
Water Area 1.61 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,645
Median Household Income $29,295

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male221222181247249369461515503415402297236169110835736
Female244212215209201196172201198221273229257147152138100107
Total465434396456450565633716701636675526493316262221157143

Gender

 Male 4,773 58%
 Female 3,472 42%
Gender

Race

 White 4,465 54.2%
 Black Or African American 2,970 36.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.3%
 Asian 89 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 470 5.7%
 Two Or More Races 223 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3915725934640929623268
Renter82160157171136684817
Total12131741651754536428085

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,088 41%
 Single Guardian 621 23%
 Singles 810 31%
 Singles With Roommate 126 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,828 69%
 Households with Kids 817 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3747425349283357555540213233516446513529
Female3857344539403447523347394452374045513648
Total751047698886867104107888760768588104911027177

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31055 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 31055 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1970s. Looking at 31055 real estate data, the median home value of $59,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 31055 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 31055 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 31055 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,342 76.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,771 21.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 131 1.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 822 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 984 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 839 25%
 Households Vacant 708 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 124 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 2%
 For Sale Only 63 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 102 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 396 56%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 39 3%
 1 Bedroom 173 14%
 2 Bedroom 505 40%
 3+ Bedroom 555 44%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $29,295 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 31055 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 31055 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 31055 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,895 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,005 12%
 No Earnings 5,547 66%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,895 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,005 12%
 No Earnings 5,547 66%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,408 94.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 136 5.3%
 Worked at Home 18 0.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,353 30.5%
 High School Graduate 2,529 56.9%
 Associate's degree 187 4.2%
 Bachelor's degree 207 4.7%
 Master's degree 134 3.0%
 Professional school degree 24 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 7 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,455 87.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 205 12.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 31055

ZIP Code 31055 is in the Telfair County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 31055.

Telfair County Middle School
3 West Hwy 280
Mc Rae, GA 31055
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Telfair County School District
Telfair County Elementary
532 East Oak St
Mc Rae, GA 31055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Telfair County School District
Telfair County High School
458 South Third Ave
Mc Rae, GA 31055
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Telfair County School District

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