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ZIP Code 31539

Primary City:Hazlehurst, GA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (7:51pm)
Coordinates:31.8, -82.6
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31539

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31539. 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 31539. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31539, 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:
Hazlehurst, GA
Unacceptable:
Roper

Stats and Demographics for the 31539 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31539 is located in south 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 31539 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 large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 31539 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,468
Population Density 54 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,231
Median Home Value $81,300
Land Area 269.88 sq mi
Water Area 4.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,456
Median Household Income $36,101

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6136055994894414364454854774994874124282962091108662
Female540560513490438460495461438490496470430319271185120113
Total1,1531,1651,112979879896940946915989983882858615480295206175

Gender

 Male 7,179 50%
 Female 7,289 50%
Gender

Race

 White 10,906 75.4%
 Black Or African American 2,152 14.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 0.2%
 Asian 69 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1,139 7.9%
 Two Or More Races 168 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner8841865280082560327999
Renter2033973292852261357938
Total2918159811,0851,051738358137

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,724 50%
 Single Guardian 1,171 21%
 Singles 1,336 24%
 Singles With Roommate 225 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,348 61%
 Households with Kids 2,108 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1221181281321201201151331171341241201289395106979110088
Female9611111511112611590114115121119101868610997100949088
Total218229243243246235205247232255243221214179204203197185190176

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31539 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 owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 31539 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 31539 real estate data, the median home value of $81,300 is low 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 31539. Rentals in 31539 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 31539 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,357 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 44 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 67 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,908 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,856 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,692 27%
 Households Vacant 775 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 227 29.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 1.5%
 For Sale Only 51 6.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 3.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 66 8.5%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 394 50.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 96 6%
 2 Bedroom 554 36%
 3+ Bedroom 882 58%
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 $36,101 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 31539 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 31539 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,184 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,831 17%
 No Earnings 4,533 43%
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 4,184 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,831 17%
 No Earnings 4,533 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,841 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 279 5%
 Worked at Home 149 3%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,086 24.2%
 High School Graduate 2,699 60.1%
 Associate's degree 339 7.5%
 Bachelor's degree 244 5.4%
 Master's degree 68 1.5%
 Professional school degree 40 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 16 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,796 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 127 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 221 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 31539

ZIP Code 31539 is in the Jeff Davis County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 31539.

Jeff Davis Middle School
93 Collins St
Hazlehurst, GA 31539
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jeff Davis County School District
Jeff Davis Elementary School
81 Pat Dixon Rd
Hazlehurst, GA 31539
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jeff Davis County School District
Jeff Davis Primary School
71 Burketts Ferry Rd
Hazlehurst, GA 31539
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jeff Davis County School District
Jeff Davis High School
156 Collins St
Hazlehurst, GA 31539
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jeff Davis County School District

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