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ZIP Code 31549

Primary City:Lumber City, GA (View All Cities)
County: Telfair County
Timezone: Eastern (5:26pm)
Coordinates:31.9, -82.8
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31549

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31549. 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 31549. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31549, 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:
Lumber City, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 31549 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31549 is located in south 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 31549 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 31549 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,239
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,243
Median Home Value $55,500
Land Area 112.05 sq mi
Water Area 2.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 887
Median Household Income $19,097

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male707489843255634382749794705440252117
Female6381767957387257661009376734751443745
Total133155165163899313510014817419017014310191695862

Gender

 Male 1,084 48%
 Female 1,155 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,296 57.9%
 Black Or African American 889 39.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 34 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 19 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner9611031431491016326
Renter7463160482992
Total161071342031971307228

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 354 40%
 Single Guardian 218 25%
 Singles 280 32%
 Singles With Roommate 35 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 592 67%
 Households with Kids 295 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1291317161513161422221614152213172396
Female171051319101118231617191410161613181616
Total2919183035252434373839352825382930412522

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31549 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 31549 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 31549 real estate data, the median home value of $55,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 31549 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 31549 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 31549 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,161 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 78 3%
 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 227 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 428 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 232 19%
 Households Vacant 356 29%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 51 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Sale Only 15 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 83 23%
 For Migrant Workers 4 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 186 52%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 19 7%
 2 Bedroom 55 21%
 3+ Bedroom 186 72%
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 $19,097 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 31549 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 31549 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. Most commuters in 31549 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 454 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 101 8%
 No Earnings 680 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 454 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 101 8%
 No Earnings 680 55%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 514 96.3%
 Public transportation 8 1.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 1.7%
 Worked at Home 3 0.6%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 143 32%
 High School Graduate 259 58%
 Associate's degree 31 7%
 Bachelor's degree 13 3%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 353 88.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 45 11.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 31549

ZIP Code 31549 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 31549.

Ocmulgee Christian Academy
1028 Sand Pit Rd
Lumber City, GA 31549
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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