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ZIP Code 31642

Primary City:Pearson, GA (View All Cities)
County: Atkinson County
Timezone: Eastern (3:40am)
Area code: 912 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.3, -82.9
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31642

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31642. 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 31642. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31642, 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:
Pearson, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 31642 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31642 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 31642 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 single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 31642 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,898
Population Density 27 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,991
Median Home Value $80,600
Land Area 182.11 sq mi
Water Area 3.87 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,715
Median Household Income $27,674

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male216192201211182176186170186177129122107797542289
Female2011852091851431571681681621531531411199571522721
Total417377410396325333354338348330282263226174146945530

Gender

 Male 2,488 51%
 Female 2,410 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,887 58.9%
 Black Or African American 848 17.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.3%
 Asian 16 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 21 0.4%
 Other Race 1,041 21.3%
 Two Or More Races 72 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner251572372262311658417
Renter791401081056057186
Total10429734533129122210223

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 852 50%
 Single Guardian 387 23%
 Singles 390 23%
 Singles With Roommate 86 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 992 58%
 Households with Kids 723 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4341444235483739333132474051423949414041
Female3834424632424032393548493839343643363639
Total8175868867907771726680967890767592777680

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31642 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 31642 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 31642 real estate data, the median home value of $80,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 31642. Rentals in 31642 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 31642 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,878 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 11 0.2%
 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 9 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 466 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 676 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 573 29%
 Households Vacant 276 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 78 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 18 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 147 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 16 3%
 1 Bedroom 79 14%
 2 Bedroom 157 28%
 3+ Bedroom 317 56%
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 $27,674 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 31642 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, 31642 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 31642 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,421 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 851 23%
 No Earnings 1,389 38%
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 1,421 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 851 23%
 No Earnings 1,389 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,754 96.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 54 3.0%
 Worked at Home 14 0.8%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 686 43.0%
 High School Graduate 780 48.9%
 Associate's degree 45 2.8%
 Bachelor's degree 51 3.2%
 Master's degree 19 1.2%
 Professional school degree 7 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 8 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 973 90.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 10 0.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 96 8.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 31642

ZIP Code 31642 is in the Atkinson County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 31642.

Pearson Elementary School
563 King St North
Pearson, GA 31642
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Atkinson County School District
Atkinson County Middle School
145 Rebel Ln
Pearson, GA 31642
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Atkinson County School District
Atkinson County High School
145 Rebel Ln
Pearson, GA 31642
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Atkinson County School District

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