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ZIP Code 31905

Primary City:Fort Benning, GA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (4:21pm)
Coordinates:32.4, -84.8
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31905

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31905. 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 31905. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31905, 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:
Fort Benning, GA
Acceptable:
Columbus
Unacceptable:
Camp Rogers, Cols

Stats and Demographics for the 31905 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31905 is located in west 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 31905 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of single adults and an extremely large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 31905 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,044
Population Density 416 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,277
Land Area 38.53 sq mi
Water Area 0.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,134
Median Household Income $52,260

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 57Male Median Age: 66Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9638305861,3992,8881,61795860130811846161166411
Female92780659030358687665348324610942162667522
Total1,8901,6361,1761,7023,4742,4931,6111,0845542278832371213933

Gender

 Male 10,359 65%
 Female 5,685 35%
Gender

Race

 White 10,762 67%
 Black Or African American 2,650 17%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 158 1%
 Asian 364 2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 144 1%
 Other Race 993 6%
 Two Or More Races 973 6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner17311010
Renter4641,583843183331130
Total4651,590846184341140

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,264 72%
 Single Guardian 499 16%
 Singles 314 10%
 Singles With Roommate 57 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 5
 Households without Kids 791 25%
 Households with Kids 2,343 75%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2001781842141951821481611441261351191031038260101405751699
Female1801961861781891511741421501431381229493726060555688
Total380374370392384333322303294269273241197196154120161460807787

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31905 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more military bases nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 31905 were primarily built in the 2000s. Rentals in 31905 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 31905 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,917 68%
 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 5,127 32%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7 0.2%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 7 0.2%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,120 72.9%
 Households Vacant 1,143 26.7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 823 72%
 Rented & Unoccupied 279 24%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 26 2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 22 0.7%
 1 Bedroom 52 1.7%
 2 Bedroom 235 7.6%
 3+ Bedroom 2,780 90.0%
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 $52,260 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 31905 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 31905 is unusual in that "Worked at Home" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. A higher percentage of people in 31905 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 31905 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 7,426 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,122 35%
 No Earnings 2,183 15%
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 7,426 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,122 35%
 No Earnings 2,183 15%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,330 36.4%
 Public transportation 30 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 116 1.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 851 7.2%
 Worked at Home 6,571 55.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 31905 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 99 2%
 High School Graduate 2,774 64%
 Associate's degree 241 6%
 Bachelor's degree 883 20%
 Master's degree 210 5%
 Professional school degree 108 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,618 80.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 320 7.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 563 12.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 31905

ZIP Code 31905 is in the Georgia/Alabama School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 31905.

Herbert J Dexter Elementary School
99 Yeager Ave
Fort Benning, GA 31905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Georgia/Alabama School District
Don C Faith Middle School
1375 Ingersoll St
Fort Benning, GA 31905
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Georgia/Alabama School District
Frank R Loyd Elementary School
900 Santa Fe Rd
Fort Benning, GA 31905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Georgia/Alabama School District
Morris R Mcbride Elementary School
700 Custer Rd
Fort Benning, GA 31905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Georgia/Alabama School District
Freddie Stowers Elementary School
7791 Stowers Dr
Fort Benning, GA 31905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Georgia/Alabama School District
Edward a White Elementary School
300 1st Division Rd
Fort Benning, GA 31905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Georgia/Alabama School District
Richard G Wilson Elementary School
112 Lavoie Ave
Fort Benning, GA 31905
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Georgia/Alabama School District

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