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ZIP Code 31635

Primary City:Lakeland, GA (View All Cities)
County: Lanier County
Timezone: Eastern (1:42pm)
Area code: 229 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.1, -83.1
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31635

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31635. 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 31635. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31635, 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:
Lakeland, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 31635 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31635 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 31635 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 31635 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,560
Population Density 58 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,746
Median Home Value $85,000
Land Area 112.61 sq mi
Water Area 8.68 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,361
Median Household Income $31,151

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male28623626725122527324021821123720916416611294764516
Female267215228202236263196213207188242160170132122895846
Total55345149545346153643643141842545132433624421616510362

Gender

 Male 3,326 51%
 Female 3,234 49%
Gender

Race

 White 4,405 67.1%
 Black Or African American 1,807 27.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.3%
 Asian 81 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 112 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 131 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3521025933528022915025
Renter82233159119114734018
Total11744341845439430219043

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,143 48%
 Single Guardian 534 23%
 Singles 577 24%
 Singles With Roommate 107 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,432 61%
 Households with Kids 929 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5458675546494452455660545938544950475147
Female4956553950365044354952474337375041443037
Total10311412294968594968010511210110275919991918184

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31635 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 31635 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 31635 real estate data, the median home value of $85,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 31635 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 31635 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 31635 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,300 96.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 208 3.2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 51 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 901 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 622 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 838 31%
 Households Vacant 385 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 132 34%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 38 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 41 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 157 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 137 14%
 2 Bedroom 357 37%
 3+ Bedroom 478 49%
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 $31,151 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 31635 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, 31635 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 31635 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 1,491 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,059 23%
 No Earnings 2,031 44%
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 1,491 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,059 23%
 No Earnings 2,031 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,716 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 147 8%
 Worked at Home 28 1%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 575 27.2%
 High School Graduate 1,097 51.9%
 Associate's degree 201 9.5%
 Bachelor's degree 171 8.1%
 Master's degree 62 2.9%
 Professional school degree 7 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,048 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 47 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 145 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 31635

ZIP Code 31635 is in the Lanier County School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 31635.

Lanier County Primary School
242 South Valdosta Rd
Lakeland, GA 31635
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lanier County School District
Lanier County Middle School
325 West Patten Ave
Lakeland, GA 31635
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lanier County School District
Lanier County Elementary School
92 Valdosta Rd
Lakeland, GA 31635
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lanier County School District
Lanier County High School
325 West Patten Ave
Lakeland, GA 31635
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lanier County School District
Lakeland Adventist School
106 W Thigpen Ave
Lakeland, GA 31635
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Lakeland Christian Academy
29 E Main St
Lakeland, GA 31635
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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