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ZIP Code 31216

Primary City:Macon, GA (View All Cities)
County: Bibb County
Timezone: Eastern (11:41am)
Area code: 478 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.73, -83.69
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31216

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31216. 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 31216. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31216, 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 31216 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31216 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 31216 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 small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 31216 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,109
Population Density 292 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,245
Median Home Value $154,300
Land Area 55.11 sq mi
Water Area 0.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,786
Median Household Income $59,659

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male48956453855045752757764668071165958048433827916611861
Female477502490439403450474516558585575525472386278237185133
Total9661,0661,0289898609771,0511,1621,2381,2961,2341,105956724557403303194

Gender

 Male 8,424 52%
 Female 7,685 48%
Gender

Race

 White 11,807 73.3%
 Black Or African American 3,263 20.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 54 0.3%
 Asian 254 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 39 0.2%
 Other Race 489 3.0%
 Two Or More Races 203 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner585287821,040974711413113
Renter121313292180139723713
Total1798411,0741,2201,113783450126

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,320 57%
 Single Guardian 1,019 18%
 Singles 1,213 21%
 Singles With Roommate 234 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,727 64%
 Households with Kids 2,059 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male859311610594116129981279411312810598134981181188282
Female951121166483108100921199910710394879090100877286
Total180205232169177224229190246193220231199185224188218205154168

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31216 has a small 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 31216 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 31216 real estate data, the median home value of $154,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 31216. Rentals in 31216 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 31216 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,139 94.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 890 5.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 74 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,198 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,421 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,167 19%
 Households Vacant 459 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 166 36%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 2%
 For Sale Only 94 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 179 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 173 14%
 2 Bedroom 454 37%
 3+ Bedroom 588 48%
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 $59,659 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 31216 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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, 31216 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 31216 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 5,633 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,575 20%
 No Earnings 4,979 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 5,633 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,575 20%
 No Earnings 4,979 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,390 98.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 22 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 37 0.5%
 Worked at Home 90 1.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 1,022 16.1%
 High School Graduate 3,971 62.6%
 Associate's degree 388 6.1%
 Bachelor's degree 733 11.6%
 Master's degree 173 2.7%
 Professional school degree 37 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 17 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,504 76.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 626 19.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 165 5.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 31216

ZIP Code 31216 is in the Bibb County School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 31216.

Heard Elementary School
6515 Houston Rd
Macon, GA 31216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bibb County School District
Porter Elementary School
5802 School Rd
Macon, GA 31216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bibb County School District
Rutland Middle School
6260 Skipper Rd
Macon, GA 31216
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bibb County School District
Rutland High School
6250 Skipper Rd
Macon, GA 31216
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bibb County School District
Windsor Academy
4150 Jones Rd
Macon, GA 31216
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Central Fellowship Christian Academy
8460 Hawkinsville Rd
Macon, GA 31216
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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