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ZIP Code 31780

Primary City:Plains, GA (View All Cities)
County: Sumter County
Timezone: Eastern (2:47am)
Area code: 229 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.0, -84.4
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31780

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31780. 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 31780. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31780, 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:
Plains, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 31780 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31780 is located in west 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 31780 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 31780 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,285
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 968
Median Home Value $75,400
Land Area 99.75 sq mi
Water Area 0.78 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 846
Median Household Income $29,274

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male546459898562516464817981825854312029
Female676783725556516067827975836647514275
Total1211311421611401181021241311631581561651241018262104

Gender

 Male 1,107 48%
 Female 1,178 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,280 56.0%
 Black Or African American 868 38.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.4%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.2%
 Other Race 113 4.9%
 Two Or More Races 10 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner540991221451095630
Renter2252303434212027
Total27921291561791307657

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 371 44%
 Single Guardian 210 25%
 Singles 243 29%
 Singles With Roommate 22 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 590 70%
 Households with Kids 256 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male13118101491311171011141113151526132022
Female16917111511102011171614162071516142014
Total2920252129202331282727282733223042274036

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31780 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 31780 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 31780 real estate data, the median home value of $75,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 31780. Rentals in 31780 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 31780 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,114 93%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 171 7%
 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 305 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 301 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 240 25%
 Households Vacant 122 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 28 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 9 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 54 44%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 22 8%
 2 Bedroom 117 42%
 3+ Bedroom 142 51%
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 $29,274 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 31780 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, 31780 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 31780 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 531 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 401 22%
 No Earnings 885 49%
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 531 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 401 22%
 No Earnings 885 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 819 99.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3 0.4%
 Worked at Home 5 0.6%
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 278 34.2%
 High School Graduate 424 52.1%
 Associate's degree 21 2.6%
 Bachelor's degree 75 9.2%
 Master's degree 10 1.2%
 Professional school degree 5 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 1 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 407 95.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 0.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 3.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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