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ZIP Code 31523

Primary City:Brunswick, GA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (7:23pm)
Coordinates:31.2, -81.6
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31523

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31523. 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 31523. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31523, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 31523 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31523 is located in southeast 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 31523 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 31523 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,229
Population Density 72 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,444
Median Home Value $150,900
Land Area 185.02 sq mi
Water Area 13.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,914
Median Household Income $57,021

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4115045014093173483594654855214984864143272181146649
Female3934825024502953504055104915595545024183192071378677
Total8049861,0038596126987649759761,0801,052988832646425251152126

Gender

 Male 6,492 49%
 Female 6,737 51%
Gender

Race

 White 11,132 84.1%
 Black Or African American 1,483 11.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 65 0.5%
 Asian 88 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 227 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 226 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5441079798993962325368
Renter6318818816392552012
Total1175989851,1521,03167827380

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,072 63%
 Single Guardian 755 15%
 Singles 904 18%
 Singles With Roommate 183 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,040 62%
 Households with Kids 1,874 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male75928193103998411310511094107861049272108716678
Female679378819510511082901239010294937795124797556
Total142185159174198204194195195233184209180197169167232150141134

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31523 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 31523 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 31523 real estate data, the median home value of $150,900 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 31523. Rentals in 31523 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 31523 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,213 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 16 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,022 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,111 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 781 14%
 Households Vacant 530 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 125 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 3%
 For Sale Only 143 27%
 Sold & Unoccupied 43 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 75 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 130 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 15 1%
 2 Bedroom 292 27%
 3+ Bedroom 757 71%
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 $57,021 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 31523 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. More commuters in 31523 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 4,786 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,357 23%
 No Earnings 3,313 32%
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 4,786 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,357 23%
 No Earnings 3,313 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,838 95.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 26 0.4%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 87 1.4%
 Worked at Home 183 3.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 455 11%
 High School Graduate 2,414 59%
 Associate's degree 367 9%
 Bachelor's degree 575 14%
 Master's degree 179 4%
 Professional school degree 56 1%
 Doctorate degree 35 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,695 88.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 197 6.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 170 5.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 31523

ZIP Code 31523 is in the Glynn County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 31523.

Jane Macon Middle School
201 McKenzie Dr
Brunswick, GA 31523
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Glynn County School District
Satilla Marsh Elementary School
360 South Port Parkway
Brunswick, GA 31523
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Glynn County School District
Sterling Elementary School
200 McKenzie Ln
Brunswick, GA 31523
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Glynn County School District
Risley Middle School
707 Southport Parkway
Brunswick, GA 31523
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Glynn County School District
Goldengate Christian Academy
5608 New Jesup Hwy
Brunswick, GA 31523
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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