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ZIP Code 31520

Primary City:Brunswick, GA (View All Cities)
County: Glynn County
Timezone: Eastern (4:16pm)
Area code: 912 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.18, -81.48
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31520

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31520. 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 31520. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31520, 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:
Brunswick, GA
Unacceptable:
Altama, Sears

Stats and Demographics for the 31520 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31520 is located in southeast Georgia and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 31520 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 31520 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,336
Population Density 1,324 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,032
Median Home Value $98,400
Land Area 16.87 sq mi
Water Area 1.69 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,491
Median Household Income $29,522

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male96183178571886683767562762874970559649737530520517699
Female924813716777903819753668621788785684613481406337289324
Total1,8851,6441,5011,4951,7691,6561,4281,2951,2491,5371,4901,2801,110856711542465423

Gender

 Male 10,635 48%
 Female 11,701 52%
Gender

Race

 White 8,992 40.3%
 Black Or African American 11,123 49.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 66 0.3%
 Asian 168 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.1%
 Other Race 1,531 6.9%
 Two Or More Races 444 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner48218453763884752536184
Renter5061,17485187563234518882
Total5541,3921,3041,6381,5161,097724266

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,623 31%
 Single Guardian 2,693 32%
 Singles 2,639 31%
 Singles With Roommate 536 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,536 65%
 Households with Kids 2,955 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male198182196181175178177146155168150152143172137146170126139179
Female210198190139177157184146149146129144136161142141150179165176
Total408380386320352335361292304314279296279333279287320305304355

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31520 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 rented. Homes in ZIP code 31520 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1950s. Looking at 31520 real estate data, the median home value of $98,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 31520 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 31520 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 31520 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,489 96.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 448 2.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 10 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 235 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 154 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,187 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,651 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,653 46%
 Households Vacant 1,541 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 761 49%
 Rented & Unoccupied 29 2%
 For Sale Only 135 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 74 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 516 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 150 3%
 1 Bedroom 650 14%
 2 Bedroom 1,604 35%
 3+ Bedroom 2,159 47%
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 $29,522 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 31520 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 31520 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 5,966 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,282 25%
 No Earnings 6,769 40%
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 5,966 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,282 25%
 No Earnings 6,769 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,365 88.5%
 Public transportation 131 1.6%
 Taxicab 114 1.4%
 Motorcycle 12 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 491 5.9%
 Worked at Home 206 2.5%
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 1,510 24.2%
 High School Graduate 3,487 55.9%
 Associate's degree 354 5.7%
 Bachelor's degree 601 9.6%
 Master's degree 185 3.0%
 Professional school degree 45 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 51 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,051 76.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 197 4.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 745 18.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 31520

ZIP Code 31520 is in the First District Resa School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 31520.

Coastal Academy Psychoeducational Program
2 Ross Rd
Brunswick, GA 31520
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: First District Resa School District
Faces-Prek
1900 Lee St
Brunswick, GA 31520
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Glynn County School District
Jackson Learning Center
1405 H St
Brunswick, GA 31520
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Glynn County School District
Goodyear Elementary School
3000 Roxboro Rd
Brunswick, GA 31520
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Glynn County School District
Glynn Middle School
635 Lanier Blvd
Brunswick, GA 31520
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Glynn County School District
Risley Early College Academy
2900 Albany St
Brunswick, GA 31520
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Glynn County School District
Burroughs-Molette Elementary School
1900 Lee St
Brunswick, GA 31520
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Glynn County School District
Glynn Academy
1001 Mansfield St
Brunswick, GA 31520
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Glynn County School District
Brunswick High School
3920 Habersham St
Brunswick, GA 31520
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Glynn County School District
St Francis Xavier Catholic School
1121 Union St
Brunswick, GA 31520
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Emmanuel Christian School
1010 Old Jesup Rd
Brunswick, GA 31520
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Montessori Christian Schoolhouse
3105 Wildwood Dr
Brunswick, GA 31520
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Heritage Christian Academy
4265 Norwich Street Ext
Brunswick, GA 31520
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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