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ZIP Code 31312

Primary City:Guyton, GA (View All Cities)
County: Effingham County
Timezone: Eastern (9:29pm)
Area code: 912 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.3, -81.4
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31312

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31312. 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 31312. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31312, 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:
Guyton, GA
Unacceptable:
Marlow, Pineora

Stats and Demographics for the 31312 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31312 is located in east 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 31312 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 31312 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,443
Population Density 103 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,046
Median Home Value $155,400
Land Area 159.51 sq mi
Water Area 0.91 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,569
Median Household Income $63,204

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5916527426584694824916236107056334833562561851125140
Female5746667097184334825415906677146545013522631951138448
Total1,1651,3181,4511,3769029641,0321,2131,2771,4191,28798470851938022513588

Gender

 Male 8,139 49%
 Female 8,304 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,599 88.8%
 Black Or African American 1,345 8.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 46 0.3%
 Asian 100 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.1%
 Other Race 75 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 269 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1006451,0311,28783650420947
Renter79220256170104442413
Total1798651,2871,45794054823360

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,608 65%
 Single Guardian 879 16%
 Singles 820 15%
 Singles With Roommate 262 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,011 54%
 Households with Kids 2,558 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male115124108126121132145121133150137160148147146130150119113100
Female10410912613313311113414014814214416513212614315115915011595
Total219233234259254243279261281292281325280273289281309269228195

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31312 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 31312 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 31312 real estate data, the median home value of $155,400 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 31312. Rentals in 31312 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 31312 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,443 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,634 60%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,025 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 910 15%
 Households Vacant 477 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 95 19.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.4%
 For Sale Only 158 33.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 2.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 7.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 173 36.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 0.2%
 1 Bedroom 0 0.0%
 2 Bedroom 245 24.5%
 3+ Bedroom 753 75.3%
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 $63,204 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 31312 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. In 31312 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,555 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,749 23%
 No Earnings 3,739 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 5,555 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,749 23%
 No Earnings 3,739 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,004 94.1%
 Public transportation 19 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 25 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 81 1.1%
 Worked at Home 318 4.3%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 562 11.6%
 High School Graduate 3,389 70.2%
 Associate's degree 230 4.8%
 Bachelor's degree 502 10.4%
 Master's degree 109 2.3%
 Professional school degree 24 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 15 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,737 81.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 269 8.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 338 10.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 31312

ZIP Code 31312 is in the Effingham County School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 31312.

Marlow Elementary School
5160 Ga Hwy 17 South
Guyton, GA 31312
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Effingham County School District
Effingham County Middle School
1659 Ga Hwy 119 South
Guyton, GA 31312
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Effingham County School District
Sand Hill Elementary School
199 Stagecoach Ave
Guyton, GA 31312
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Effingham County School District
South Effingham Middle School
1200 Noel C Conaway Rd
Guyton, GA 31312
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Effingham County School District
South Effingham Elementary School
767 Kolic Helmey Rd
Guyton, GA 31312
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Effingham County School District
South Effingham High School
1220 Noel C Conaway Rd
Guyton, GA 31312
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Effingham County School District

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