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ZIP Code 31316

Primary City:Ludowici, GA (View All Cities)
County: Long County
Timezone: Eastern (3:31pm)
Area code: 912 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.8, -81.7
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31316

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31316. 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 31316. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31316, 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:
Ludowici, GA
Unacceptable:
Bayview, Donald, Elim

Stats and Demographics for the 31316 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31316 is located in southeast Georgia and covers a large 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 31316 are primarily white. 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 a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 31316 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,749
Population Density 34 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,061
Median Home Value $128,100
Land Area 289.30 sq mi
Water Area 2.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,409
Median Household Income $45,972

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male396403409378319363356376330395313245191116115514228
Female447371389370389370354329318340315266195142126756166
Total84377479874870873371070564873562851138625824112610394

Gender

 Male 4,826 50%
 Female 4,923 50%
Gender

Race

 White 6,693 68.7%
 Black Or African American 2,324 23.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 50 0.5%
 Asian 105 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 42 0.4%
 Other Race 181 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 354 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner8737048657940124910629
Renter157309237178125572811
Total24467972375752630613440

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,682 49%
 Single Guardian 788 23%
 Singles 787 23%
 Singles With Roommate 152 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,945 57%
 Households with Kids 1,464 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male80996670877574798889107677274648282678380
Female84831028672677579787373768384839462706171
Total164182168156159142149158166162180143155158147176144137144151

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31316 has a slightly less than average 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 31316 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 31316 real estate data, the median home value of $128,100 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 31316. Rentals in 31316 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 31316 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,421 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 227 2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 101 1%
 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 1,597 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 710 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,102 27%
 Households Vacant 652 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 373 57%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 3%
 For Sale Only 52 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 46 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 30 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 134 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 17 2%
 2 Bedroom 611 57%
 3+ Bedroom 443 41%
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 $45,972 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 31316 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, 31316 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 31316 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,012 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,414 18%
 No Earnings 3,239 42%
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 3,012 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,414 18%
 No Earnings 3,239 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,693 94.7%
 Public transportation 45 1.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 136 3.5%
 Worked at Home 25 0.6%
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 380 12.3%
 High School Graduate 1,960 63.2%
 Associate's degree 310 10.0%
 Bachelor's degree 306 9.9%
 Master's degree 139 4.5%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,706 76.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 134 6.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 401 17.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 31316

ZIP Code 31316 is in the Long County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 31316.

Smiley Elementary School
1530 Ga Hwy 57
Ludowici, GA 31316
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Long County School District
Walker Middle School
116 Main St Ext SW
Ludowici, GA 31316
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Long County School District
Long County High School
550 South McDonald St
Ludowici, GA 31316
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Long County School District
Faith Baptist Christian Academy
12 S McDonald St
Ludowici, GA 31316
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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