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ZIP Code 31743

Primary City:De Soto, GA (View All Cities)
County: Sumter County
Timezone: Eastern (7:32pm)
Area code: 229 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.9, -84.0
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31743

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31743. 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 31743. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31743, 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:
De Soto, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 31743 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31743 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 31743 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 31743 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 630
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 267
Median Home Value $59,500
Land Area 54.18 sq mi
Water Area 2.41 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 237
Median Household Income $29,375

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male121918171820142415302928229111210
Female15213521131618131518323420131013816
Total27405338313632373048616242222125916

Gender

 Male 299 47%
 Female 331 53%
Gender

Race

 White 146 23.2%
 Black Or African American 457 72.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 12 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.3%
 Other Race 11 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner17173844252513
Renter61591713142
Total722265557262915

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 95 40%
 Single Guardian 74 31%
 Singles 62 26%
 Singles With Roommate 6 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 167 70%
 Households with Kids 70 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male34212713617352134722
Female30634346499656334566
Total64846105910101691084681288

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31743 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 31743 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 31743 real estate data, the median home value of $59,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 31743 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 31743 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 31743 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 630 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 93 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 77 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 67 25%
 Households Vacant 30 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Sale Only 1 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 27%
 For Migrant Workers 2 7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 17 57%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 12 26%
 2 Bedroom 4 9%
 3+ Bedroom 31 66%
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 $29,375 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 31743 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. 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 31743 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 103 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 82 25%
 No Earnings 148 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 103 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 82 25%
 No Earnings 148 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 153 94%
 Public transportation 3 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 7 4%
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 60 40.3%
 High School Graduate 82 55.0%
 Associate's degree 6 4.0%
 Bachelor's degree 1 0.7%
 Master's degree 0 0.0%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 73 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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