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ZIP Code 31206

Primary City:Macon, GA (View All Cities)
County: Bibb County
Timezone: Eastern (9:10am)
Area code: 478 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.80, -83.69
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31206

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31206. 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 31206. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31206, 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:
Macon, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 31206 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31206 is located in central Georgia and covers a slightly less 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 31206 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 31206 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 29,072
Population Density 1,041 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,298
Median Home Value $69,700
Land Area 27.92 sq mi
Water Area 0.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,089
Median Household Income $23,681

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4171,3001,2681,32097281277976377383786473053034127420115584
Female1,3111,2691,1741,3641,1501,0471,0109979491,0661,083889690473390313249228
Total2,7282,5692,4422,6842,1221,8591,7891,7601,7221,9031,9471,6191,220814664514404312

Gender

 Male 13,420 46%
 Female 15,652 54%
Gender

Race

 White 5,576 19.2%
 Black Or African American 22,362 76.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 62 0.2%
 Asian 137 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 524 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 407 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner583487481,1851,078665489161
Renter5201,3471,1181,08073633817840
Total5781,6951,8662,2651,8141,003667201

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,809 28%
 Single Guardian 4,248 42%
 Singles 2,536 25%
 Singles With Roommate 496 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,795 57%
 Households with Kids 4,294 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male299295270267295250252246257279228278251232265268264260263217
Female236278250275249245255271249241197245240251223276292275298287
Total535573520542544495507517506520425523491483488544556535561504

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31206 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 31206 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 31206 real estate data, the median home value of $69,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 31206 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 31206 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 31206 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,471 97.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 154 0.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 176 0.6%
 Other Institutional 16 0.1%
 College Student Housing 251 0.9%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,358 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,374 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,357 44%
 Households Vacant 2,209 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 899 41%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 1%
 For Sale Only 240 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 50 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 33 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 969 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 0.2%
 1 Bedroom 361 6.8%
 2 Bedroom 2,353 44.0%
 3+ Bedroom 2,617 49.0%
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 $23,681 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 31206 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, 31206 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 31206 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,529 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,383 25%
 No Earnings 10,452 49%
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 5,529 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,383 25%
 No Earnings 10,452 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,767 90.4%
 Public transportation 114 1.3%
 Taxicab 30 0.3%
 Motorcycle 3 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 607 7.1%
 Worked at Home 75 0.9%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,230 31.9%
 High School Graduate 4,181 59.8%
 Associate's degree 223 3.2%
 Bachelor's degree 204 2.9%
 Master's degree 97 1.4%
 Professional school degree 51 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,512 79.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 328 4.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,319 16.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 31206

ZIP Code 31206 is in the Bibb County School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 31206.

Bloomfield - Middle School Alternative School Prog
4375 Bloomfield Dr
Macon, GA 31206
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Bibb County School District
Rice Elementary School
3750 Jessie Rice St
Macon, GA 31206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bibb County School District
Burghard Elementary School
6020 Bloomfield Rd
Macon, GA 31206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bibb County School District
Barden Elementary School
2521 Anderson Dr
Macon, GA 31206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bibb County School District
Weaver Middle School
2570 Heath Rd
Macon, GA 31206
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bibb County School District
Bloomfield Middle School
4375 Bloomfield Rd
Macon, GA 31206
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bibb County School District
Bruce Elementary School
3660 Houston Ave
Macon, GA 31206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bibb County School District
Westside High School
2851 Heath Rd
Macon, GA 31206
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bibb County School District
Southwest High School
1730 Canterbury Rd
Macon, GA 31206
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bibb County School District

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