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ZIP Code 31401

Primary City:Savannah, GA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: South Historic District|Downtown Savannah
County: Chatham County
Timezone: Eastern (1:29pm)
Area code: 912 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.07, -81.09
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31401

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31401. 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 31401. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31401, 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:
Savannah, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 31401 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31401 is located in east Georgia and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 31401 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is small. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 31401 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,696
Population Density 4,535 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,389
Median Home Value $224,200
Land Area 4.78 sq mi
Water Area 0.48 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,902
Median Household Income $23,090

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 26Male Median Age: 27Female Median Age: 25

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7284823609402,0941,0186744484664975525144863362101549158
Female6985143581,4742,6661,223670412418460503505524350269196170178
Total1,4269967182,4144,7602,2411,3448608849571,0551,0191,010686479350261236

Gender

 Male 10,108 47%
 Female 11,588 53%
Gender

Race

 White 10,384 47.9%
 Black Or African American 10,047 46.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 45 0.2%
 Asian 530 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.1%
 Other Race 227 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 448 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner10226333241459143524694
Renter1,7821,748713718656447252109
Total1,8842,0111,0451,1321,247882498203

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,422 16%
 Single Guardian 1,925 22%
 Singles 3,703 42%
 Singles With Roommate 1,852 21%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,186 81%
 Households with Kids 1,716 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male15717513713012211472100749480655962777283246462492
Female1581381401301311229395738685746350678390428806712
Total3153132772602532361651951471801651391221121441551736741,2681,204

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31401 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 31401 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 31401 real estate data, the median home value of $224,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 31401. Rentals in 31401 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 31401 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,664 86.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 2,439 11.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 585 2.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,689 15%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 788 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,425 56%
 Households Vacant 2,487 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,017 40.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 44 1.8%
 For Sale Only 296 11.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 61 2.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 332 13.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 736 29.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 408 7%
 1 Bedroom 2,013 36%
 2 Bedroom 2,047 36%
 3+ Bedroom 1,173 21%
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 $23,090 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 31401 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Residents in ZIP code 31401 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 31401 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 31401 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 4,851 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,867 28%
 No Earnings 7,680 44%
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 4,851 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,867 28%
 No Earnings 7,680 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,287 69.0%
 Public transportation 430 5.6%
 Taxicab 42 0.5%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,409 18.4%
 Worked at Home 491 6.4%
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 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 944 17%
 High School Graduate 2,282 41%
 Associate's degree 206 4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,332 24%
 Master's degree 483 9%
 Professional school degree 236 4%
 Doctorate degree 104 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,701 77.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 216 9.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 267 12.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 31401

ZIP Code 31401 is in the Chatham County School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 31401.

Hubert Middle School
768 Grant St
Savannah, GA 31401
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Chatham County School District
East Broad Street School
400 East Broad St
Savannah, GA 31401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chatham County School District
Esther F. Garrison School of Visual and Performing
649 West Jones St
Savannah, GA 31401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chatham County School District
St Vincent'S Academy
207 E Liberty St
Savannah, GA 31401
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Paul Academy
315 W 38th St
Savannah, GA 31401
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Veritas Academy
25 W Oglethorpe Ln
Savannah, GA 31401
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Notre Dame Academy
1709 Bull St
Savannah, GA 31401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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