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ZIP Code 31827

Primary City:Talbotton, GA (View All Cities)
County: Talbot County
Timezone: Eastern (2:02am)
Area code: 706 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.7, -84.5
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31827

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31827. 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 31827. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31827, 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:
Talbotton, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 31827 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31827 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 31827 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 31827 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,134
Population Density 14 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,034
Median Home Value $67,500
Land Area 151.22 sq mi
Water Area 1.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 860
Median Household Income $25,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6865617759435259418580103824943181413
Female646467765350655663103101100685856303018
Total1321291281531129311711510418818120315010799484431

Gender

 Male 1,012 47%
 Female 1,122 53%
Gender

Race

 White 536 25.1%
 Black Or African American 1,572 73.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.2%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 12 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner114078155172965616
Renter184127385931166
Total29811051932311277222

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 335 39%
 Single Guardian 241 28%
 Singles 248 29%
 Singles With Roommate 36 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 605 70%
 Households with Kids 255 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1411235151392171416111198122426711
Female13131311131211151315141971212722241116
Total2724361628252036202930301821201946501827

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31827 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 31827 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 31827 real estate data, the median home value of $67,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 31827 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 31827 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 31827 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,117 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 17 0.8%
 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 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 323 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 301 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 236 23%
 Households Vacant 174 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 11 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 67 39%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 74 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 36 12%
 2 Bedroom 100 32%
 3+ Bedroom 175 56%
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 $25,000 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 31827 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 31827 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 31827 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. In 31827 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 696 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 319 14%
 No Earnings 1,252 55%
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 696 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 319 14%
 No Earnings 1,252 55%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 744 86%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 107 12%
 Worked at Home 13 2%
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 264 32%
 High School Graduate 456 56%
 Associate's degree 13 2%
 Bachelor's degree 58 7%
 Master's degree 24 3%
 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 367 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 19 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 20 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 31827

ZIP Code 31827 is in the Talbot County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 31827.

Central Elementary/High School
945 North Washington Ave
Talbotton, GA 31827
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Talbot County School District

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