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ZIP Code 31527

Primary City:Jekyll Island, GA (View All Cities)
County: Glynn County
Timezone: Eastern (4:47am)
Area code: 912 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.07, -81.45
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31527

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31527. 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 31527. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31527, 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:
Jekyll Island, GA
Acceptable:
Brunswick

Stats and Demographics for the 31527 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31527 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 31527 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely small. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 31527 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 805
Population Density 46 people per sq mi
Housing Units 798
Median Home Value $384,500
Land Area 17.65 sq mi
Water Area 14.74 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 435
Median Household Income $70,964

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 66Male Median Age: 67Female Median Age: 66

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male943671211511102028465449473323
Female656620710113161936616747532925
Total1599122719211614263964107121961006248

Gender

 Male 378 47%
 Female 427 53%
Gender

Race

 White 774 96.1%
 Black Or African American 7 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.6%
 Asian 10 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner01720641038730
Renter81911132418237
Total82018338812111037

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 243 56%
 Single Guardian 28 6%
 Singles 134 31%
 Singles With Roommate 30 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 411 94%
 Households with Kids 24 6%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12120200200030021211
Female01121300111400220110
Total13241500311430241321

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31527 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 31527 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 31527 real estate data, the median home value of $384,500 is extremely high 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 31527. Rentals in 31527 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 31527 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 805 100%
 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 147 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 165 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 123 15%
 Households Vacant 363 45%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 157 43%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 11 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 179 49%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 26 22%
 3+ Bedroom 90 78%
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 $70,964 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 31527 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. 31527 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 31527 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 31527 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 198 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 111 16%
 No Earnings 384 55%
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 198 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 111 16%
 No Earnings 384 55%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 164 57%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 20 7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 104 36%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 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 54 16%
 High School Graduate 126 37%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 81 24%
 Master's degree 67 20%
 Professional school degree 13 4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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