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ZIP Code 31716

Primary City:Baconton, GA (View All Cities)
County: Mitchell County
Timezone: Eastern (2:21pm)
Area code: 229 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.4, -84.1
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31716

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31716. 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 31716. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31716, 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:
Baconton, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 31716 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31716 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 31716 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 31716 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,896
Population Density 36 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,207
Median Home Value $78,500
Land Area 80.89 sq mi
Water Area 0.27 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,074
Median Household Income $35,450

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male108106114113747975989710912510379635027165
Female105969910071867910691125112105907350302215
Total213202213213145165154204188234237208169136100573820

Gender

 Male 1,441 50%
 Female 1,455 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,762 60.8%
 Black Or African American 1,019 35.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.3%
 Asian 10 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 52 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 44 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner17621511921911415911
Renter19595258312074
Total361212032502221616615

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 524 49%
 Single Guardian 280 26%
 Singles 237 22%
 Singles With Roommate 33 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 668 62%
 Households with Kids 406 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1721242422232624112118242922282621221614
Female2025201614252016212324191023232021171911
Total3746444036484640324442433945514642393525

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31716 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 31716 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 31716 real estate data, the median home value of $78,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 31716 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 31716 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 31716 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,887 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 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 9 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 497 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 327 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 250 21%
 Households Vacant 133 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 23 17.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2.3%
 For Sale Only 21 15.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 3.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 12.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.8%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 64 48.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 19 8%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 60 27%
 3+ Bedroom 146 65%
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 $35,450 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 31716 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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, 31716 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 31716 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 915 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 374 18%
 No Earnings 792 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 915 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 374 18%
 No Earnings 792 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,055 94%
 Public transportation 36 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 20 2%
 Worked at Home 11 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 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 230 25%
 High School Graduate 564 61%
 Associate's degree 50 5%
 Bachelor's degree 77 8%
 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 558 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 131 18%
 Not Enrolled in School 25 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 31716

ZIP Code 31716 is in the Mitchell County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 31716.

Baconton Community Charter School
260 East Walton St
Baconton, GA 31716
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Mitchell County School District
North Mitchell County Elementary School
15815 Ga Hwy 93
Baconton, GA 31716
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mitchell County School District

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