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ZIP Code 31331

Primary City:Townsend, GA (View All Cities)
County: Mcintosh County
Timezone: Eastern (9:31am)
Area code: 912 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.5, -81.4
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31331

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31331. 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 31331. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31331, 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:
Townsend, GA
Acceptable:
Shellman Blf, Shellman Bluff
Unacceptable:
Ashintilly, Cox, Eulonia, Ridgeville

Stats and Demographics for the 31331 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31331 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 31331 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 31331 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,856
Population Density 27 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,630
Median Home Value $111,800
Land Area 295.58 sq mi
Water Area 30.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,330
Median Household Income $39,650

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2161952412731381941672042243083523043132781791108445
Female178243228260208175191231251300337355341284188999765
Total394438469533346369358435475608689659654562367209181110

Gender

 Male 3,825 49%
 Female 4,031 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,654 59.2%
 Black Or African American 3,010 38.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 38 0.5%
 Asian 12 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 46 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 94 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4221635459066656125278
Renter359311311811056379
Total7730946770877661728987

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,651 50%
 Single Guardian 595 18%
 Singles 957 29%
 Singles With Roommate 127 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,428 73%
 Households with Kids 902 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4840424239403437455538504751455759595334
Female2943423149424858464645454547534267534547
Total7783847388828295911018395929898991261129881

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31331 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 31331 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 31331 real estate data, the median home value of $111,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 31331. Rentals in 31331 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 31331 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,856 100%
 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 1,511 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,248 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 571 10%
 Households Vacant 2,300 41%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 215 9.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 0.7%
 For Sale Only 161 7.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,580 68.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 321 14.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 79 30%
 3+ Bedroom 181 70%
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 $39,650 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 31331 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 31331 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 31331. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,622 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,313 24%
 No Earnings 2,532 46%
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 1,622 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,313 24%
 No Earnings 2,532 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,097 87%
 Public transportation 21 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 61 3%
 Worked at Home 232 10%
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 475 21.6%
 High School Graduate 1,266 57.4%
 Associate's degree 14 0.6%
 Bachelor's degree 248 11.3%
 Master's degree 144 6.5%
 Professional school degree 47 2.1%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 866 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 184 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 18 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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