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ZIP Code 31211

Primary City:Macon, GA (View All Cities)
County: Bibb County
Timezone: Eastern (1:23pm)
Area code: 478 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.9, -83.6
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31211

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31211. 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 31211. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31211, 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 31211 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31211 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 31211 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 31211 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,282
Population Density 331 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,499
Median Home Value $111,700
Land Area 49.16 sq mi
Water Area 0.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,628
Median Household Income $37,363

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5885815825855185274944494945735755234703092311729867
Female514534604532507589540549572648623565539322289219154146
Total1,1021,1151,1861,1171,0251,1161,0349981,0661,2211,1981,0881,009631520391252213

Gender

 Male 7,836 48%
 Female 8,446 52%
Gender

Race

 White 6,784 41.7%
 Black Or African American 8,963 55.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 30 0.2%
 Asian 107 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 21 0.1%
 Other Race 144 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 233 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner55343608921950592393114
Renter2327215245073691698347
Total2871,0641,1321,4281,319761476161

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,599 39%
 Single Guardian 1,688 25%
 Singles 2,011 30%
 Singles With Roommate 330 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,435 67%
 Households with Kids 2,193 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1221101151351251101269912110512812210412313014411010695123
Female104849311510210711111310111312712811911710111410892117104
Total226194208250227217237212222218255250223240231258218198212227

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31211 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 31211 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 31211 real estate data, the median home value of $111,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 31211 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 31211 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 31211 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,225 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 28 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 29 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,798 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,178 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,652 35%
 Households Vacant 871 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 474 54%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1%
 For Sale Only 94 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 261 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 55 2%
 1 Bedroom 562 23%
 2 Bedroom 993 40%
 3+ Bedroom 848 34%
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 $37,363 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 31211 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 31211 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 4,399 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,069 26%
 No Earnings 4,549 38%
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 4,399 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,069 26%
 No Earnings 4,549 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,966 92.1%
 Public transportation 50 0.8%
 Taxicab 72 1.1%
 Motorcycle 14 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 59 0.9%
 Worked at Home 317 4.9%
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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 905 20%
 High School Graduate 2,498 54%
 Associate's degree 354 8%
 Bachelor's degree 494 11%
 Master's degree 113 2%
 Professional school degree 160 3%
 Doctorate degree 64 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,522 68.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 785 21.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 353 9.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 31211

ZIP Code 31211 is in the Bibb County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 31211.

King - Danforth Elementary School
1301 Shurling Dr
Macon, GA 31211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bibb County School District
Appling Middle School
1210 Shurling Dr
Macon, GA 31211
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bibb County School District
Jones Elementary School
2350 Alandale Dr
Macon, GA 31211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bibb County School District
Clifton Ridge Middle School
169 Dusty Ln
Macon, GA 31211
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jones County School District
Northeast High School
1646 Upper River Rd
Macon, GA 31211
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bibb County School District

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