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ZIP Code 31707

Primary City:Albany, GA (View All Cities)
County: Dougherty County
Timezone: Eastern (8:30am)
Area code: 229 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.59, -84.21
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31707

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31707. 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 31707. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31707, 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:
Albany, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 31707 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31707 is located in southwest Georgia and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 31707 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 31707 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,299
Population Density 1,349 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,219
Median Home Value $111,200
Land Area 18.76 sq mi
Water Area 0.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,171
Median Household Income $34,654

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8488168328791,008938836663677661722686570380305253187155
Female8808377629261,2451,125914844769838901893798535446461361348
Total1,7281,6531,5941,8052,2532,0631,7501,5071,4461,4991,6231,5791,368915751714548503

Gender

 Male 11,416 45%
 Female 13,883 55%
Gender

Race

 White 10,449 41.3%
 Black Or African American 13,884 54.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 45 0.2%
 Asian 341 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 18 0.1%
 Other Race 256 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 306 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner604666649501,174813740298
Renter9651,6651,11893074830718291
Total1,0252,1311,7821,8801,9221,120922389

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,597 32%
 Single Guardian 2,809 25%
 Singles 4,032 36%
 Singles With Roommate 733 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,923 71%
 Households with Kids 3,248 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male181153182161154162152179169175157174173153145149162180243208
Female184176184156184162144169178164145147157149135164148218261280
Total365329366317338324296348347339302321330302280313310398504488

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31707 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 31707 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 31707 real estate data, the median home value of $111,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 31707 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 31707 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 31707 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,089 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 2 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 186 0.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 22 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,554 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,611 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,006 49%
 Households Vacant 1,048 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 594 57%
 Rented & Unoccupied 53 5%
 For Sale Only 174 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 78 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 132 13%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 29 0.5%
 1 Bedroom 1,066 17.8%
 2 Bedroom 2,613 43.5%
 3+ Bedroom 2,295 38.2%
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 $34,654 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 31707 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. More commuters in 31707 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 7,993 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,454 22%
 No Earnings 7,949 39%
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 7,993 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,454 22%
 No Earnings 7,949 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,332 94.6%
 Public transportation 166 1.5%
 Taxicab 23 0.2%
 Motorcycle 17 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 193 1.8%
 Worked at Home 195 1.8%
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. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,410 20%
 High School Graduate 3,746 53%
 Associate's degree 350 5%
 Bachelor's degree 960 14%
 Master's degree 344 5%
 Professional school degree 136 2%
 Doctorate degree 104 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,534 81.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 445 10.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 379 8.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 31707

ZIP Code 31707 is in the Dougherty County School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 31707.

Magnolia Elementary School
1700 Samford Ave
Albany, GA 31707
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dougherty County School District
West Town Elementary School
1113 University St
Albany, GA 31707
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dougherty County School District
Sherwood Acres Elementary School
2201 Doncaster Dr
Albany, GA 31707
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dougherty County School District
Merry Acres Middle School
1601 Florence Dr
Albany, GA 31707
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Dougherty County School District
Lake Park Elementary School
605 Meadowlark Dr
Albany, GA 31707
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dougherty County School District
Alice Coachman Elementary School
1425 West Oakridge Dr
Albany, GA 31707
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dougherty County School District
Westover High School
2600 Partridge Dr
Albany, GA 31707
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Dougherty County School District
St Teresa'S School
417 Edgewood Ln
Albany, GA 31707
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Deerfield-Windsor School
2500 Nottingham Way
Albany, GA 31707
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Life Christian Academy of Palmyra
1225 W 4th Ave
Albany, GA 31707
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
A School for Children
1120 W Broad Ave Ste B4
Albany, GA 31707
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Byne Christian School
2832 Ledo Rd
Albany, GA 31707
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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