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ZIP Code 31792

Primary City:Thomasville, GA (View All Cities)
County: Thomas County
Timezone: Eastern (7:11pm)
Area code: 229 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.8, -84.1
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31792

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31792. 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 31792. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31792, 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:
Thomasville, GA
Acceptable:
Metcalf
Unacceptable:
Gateway, Tville

Stats and Demographics for the 31792 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31792 is located in southwest 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 31792 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults 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 31792 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 23,835
Population Density 113 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,947
Median Home Value $141,000
Land Area 210.83 sq mi
Water Area 2.90 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,599
Median Household Income $31,591

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male904845811760630677656621697832800752625489375259182150
Female796837810797787788714722796920875864787613499388366411
Total1,7001,6821,6211,5571,4171,4651,3701,3431,4931,7521,6751,6161,4121,102874647548561

Gender

 Male 11,065 46%
 Female 12,770 54%
Gender

Race

 White 11,991 50.3%
 Black Or African American 10,969 46.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 96 0.4%
 Asian 177 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 296 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 306 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner534117471,1721,271926599224
Renter374963782811582371201112
Total4271,3741,5291,9831,8531,297800336

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,780 39%
 Single Guardian 2,456 26%
 Singles 2,913 30%
 Singles With Roommate 450 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,420 67%
 Households with Kids 3,179 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male195191178181196177154152166161172178150150148157167150138126
Female146171182132170166175163163157183161157152131191175161139173
Total341362360313366343329315329318355339307302279348342311277299

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31792 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 31792 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 31792 real estate data, the median home value of $141,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 31792 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 31792 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 31792 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 23,265 97.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 32 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 395 1.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 63 0.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 80 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,456 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,947 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,196 38%
 Households Vacant 1,348 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 404 30.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.3%
 For Sale Only 208 15.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 44 3.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 157 11.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 531 39.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 112 2%
 1 Bedroom 605 13%
 2 Bedroom 1,712 38%
 3+ Bedroom 2,084 46%
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 $31,591 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 31792 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 31792 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 6,413 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,479 19%
 No Earnings 8,317 46%
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 6,413 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,479 19%
 No Earnings 8,317 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,875 92.5%
 Public transportation 4 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 414 4.9%
 Worked at Home 216 2.5%
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 1,266 19%
 High School Graduate 3,460 51%
 Associate's degree 430 6%
 Bachelor's degree 866 13%
 Master's degree 353 5%
 Professional school degree 211 3%
 Doctorate degree 211 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,124 81.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 645 12.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 298 5.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 31792

ZIP Code 31792 is in the Thomas County School District. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 31792.

Pathways Educational Program
208 North Pinetree Blvd
Thomasville, GA 31792
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Thomas County School District
Thomas County Middle School
4681 Us Hwy 84 Byp West
Thomasville, GA 31792
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Thomas County School District
Hand in Hand Primary
4687 Us Hwy 84 Byp West
Thomasville, GA 31792
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Thomas County School District
Jerger Elementary School
1006 South Broad St
Thomasville, GA 31792
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Thomasville City School District
Harper Elementary School
520 Fletcher St
Thomasville, GA 31792
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Thomasville City School District
Scott Elementary School
100 North Hansell St
Thomasville, GA 31792
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Thomasville City School District
Macintyre Park Middle School
117 Glenwood Dr
Thomasville, GA 31792
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Thomasville City School District
T J Loftiss II Regional Youth Detention Center
400 South Pinetree Blvd
Thomasville, GA 31792
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Department of Juvenile Justice School District
Thomas County Central High School
4686 Us Hwy 84 Byp West
Thomasville, GA 31792
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Thomas County School District
Bishop Hall Charter School
1819 East Clay St
Thomasville, GA 31792
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Thomas County School District
Thomasville High School
315 South Hansell St
Thomasville, GA 31792
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Thomasville City School District
Rescue Mission Christian School
230 Cherokee St
Thomasville, GA 31792
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Favor Christian Academy
507 N Broad St
Thomasville, GA 31792
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Thomasville Christian School
1040 Glenwood Dr
Thomasville, GA 31792
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Thomas Episcopal School
216 Remington Ave
Thomasville, GA 31792
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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