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ZIP Code 31220

Primary City:Macon, GA (View All Cities)
County: Bibb County
Timezone: Eastern (3:03am)
Area code: 478 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.88, -83.81
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31220

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31220. 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 31220. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31220, 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 31220 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31220 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 31220 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 extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 31220 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,839
Population Density 291 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,846
Median Home Value $151,200
Land Area 47.49 sq mi
Water Area 2.63 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,419
Median Household Income $57,700

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4724784954463764254334504524905165123962741511097247
Female427444494439479493487524510530575539418277197154126132
Total8999229898858559189209749621,0201,0911,051814551348263198179

Gender

 Male 6,594 48%
 Female 7,245 52%
Gender

Race

 White 9,013 65.1%
 Black Or African American 3,868 27.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 39 0.3%
 Asian 545 3.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 130 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 236 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4940969796097651022343
Renter202495313224158515554
Total2519041,0101,1841,13456127897

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,949 54%
 Single Guardian 816 15%
 Singles 1,363 25%
 Singles With Roommate 291 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,538 65%
 Households with Kids 1,881 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male79959510010185101891021099395106929111297796777
Female869286939282771009311495949596989383996688
Total165187181193193167178189195223188189201188189205180178133165

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31220 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 31220 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 31220 real estate data, the median home value of $151,200 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 31220. Rentals in 31220 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 $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 31220 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,674 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 32 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 116 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 17 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,084 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 783 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,552 27%
 Households Vacant 427 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 165 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1%
 For Sale Only 114 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 41 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 75 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 66 4%
 1 Bedroom 201 12%
 2 Bedroom 654 39%
 3+ Bedroom 737 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 $57,700 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 31220 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 31220 can expect to fall in that range. 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 4,858 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,507 23%
 No Earnings 3,307 31%
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 4,858 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,507 23%
 No Earnings 3,307 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,635 97.3%
 Public transportation 4 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 46 0.7%
 Worked at Home 132 1.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 254 6%
 High School Graduate 2,358 58%
 Associate's degree 284 7%
 Bachelor's degree 654 16%
 Master's degree 330 8%
 Professional school degree 109 3%
 Doctorate degree 98 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,182 75.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 421 14.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 281 9.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 31220

ZIP Code 31220 is in the Bibb County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 31220.

Heritage Elementary School
6050 Thomaston Rd
Macon, GA 31220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bibb County School District
Stratford Academy
6010 Peake Rd
Macon, GA 31220
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Middle Georgia Christian School
5859 Thomaston Rd
Macon, GA 31220
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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