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ZIP Code 31798

Primary City:Wray, GA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (6:56am)
Coordinates:31.6, -83.1
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31798

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31798. 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 31798. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31798, 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:
Wray, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 31798 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31798 is located in south 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 31798 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 31798 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 983
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 468
Median Home Value $68,600
Land Area 77.38 sq mi
Water Area 1.78 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 375
Median Household Income $51,211

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male332533403036262233344227302816867
Female3333283534342028384434244234161299
Total665861756470465071787651726232201516

Gender

 Male 476 48%
 Female 507 52%
Gender

Race

 White 757 77%
 Black Or African American 139 14%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 13 1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 56 6%
 Two Or More Races 18 2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner533487359572312
Renter31613128643
Total849618567632715

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 217 58%
 Single Guardian 65 17%
 Singles 84 22%
 Singles With Roommate 9 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 248 66%
 Households with Kids 127 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male489752594839762510101311
Female698376133449654567898
Total1017171012818128121215121071117182219

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31798 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 31798 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 31798 real estate data, the median home value of $68,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 31798 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 31798 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 31798 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 983 100%
 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 109 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 201 43%
 Renter Occupied Households 65 14%
 Households Vacant 93 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 47 51%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 35 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 64 100%
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 $51,211 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 31798 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 31798 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. However, that is not the case in 31798. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 250 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 65 9%
 No Earnings 440 58%
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 250 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 65 9%
 No Earnings 440 58%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 290 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 13 5%
 High School Graduate 187 73%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 13 5%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 43 17%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 79 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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