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ZIP Code 31546

Primary City:Jesup, GA (View All Cities)
County: Wayne County
Timezone: Eastern (3:25pm)
Area code: 912 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.5, -81.8
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31546

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31546. 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 31546. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31546, 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:
Jesup, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 31546 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31546 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 31546 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 slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 31546 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,095
Population Density 48 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,765
Median Home Value $99,900
Land Area 169.88 sq mi
Water Area 2.82 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,351
Median Household Income $38,831

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male24423720922826137453457752639038931423715498845331
Female230217214187166193197184219256232203177156116965854
Total47445442341542756773176174564662151741431021418011185

Gender

 Male 4,940 61%
 Female 3,155 39%
Gender

Race

 White 5,386 66.5%
 Black Or African American 2,201 27.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 51 0.6%
 Asian 77 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 190 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 188 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2917424834738725417546
Renter6414815812686673210
Total9332240647347332120756

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,264 54%
 Single Guardian 440 19%
 Singles 563 24%
 Singles With Roommate 84 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,509 64%
 Households with Kids 842 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5052475842624847383932454548494447484047
Female5153455342504739394243484338314437433228
Total10110592111841129586778175938886808884917275

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31546 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 31546 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 31546 real estate data, the median home value of $99,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 31546 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 31546 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 31546 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,135 75.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,943 24.0%
 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 17 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,015 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 645 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 691 25%
 Households Vacant 414 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 78 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1%
 For Sale Only 51 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 64 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 199 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 36 6%
 1 Bedroom 20 3%
 2 Bedroom 234 37%
 3+ Bedroom 343 54%
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 $38,831 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 31546 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 31546 can expect to fall in that range. 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 2,070 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,552 23%
 No Earnings 3,138 46%
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 2,070 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,552 23%
 No Earnings 3,138 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,223 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 82 3%
 Worked at Home 59 2%
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 825 21.5%
 High School Graduate 2,425 63.1%
 Associate's degree 179 4.7%
 Bachelor's degree 241 6.3%
 Master's degree 95 2.5%
 Professional school degree 61 1.6%
 Doctorate degree 15 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,393 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 37 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 163 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 31546

ZIP Code 31546 is in the Wayne County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 31546.

Arthur Williams Middle School
1175 South Us Hwy 301
Jesup, GA 31546
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wayne County School District
Jesup Elementary School
642 East Plum St
Jesup, GA 31546
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wayne County School District

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