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ZIP Code 39815

Primary City:Attapulgus, GA (View All Cities)
County: Decatur County
Timezone: Eastern (5:35am)
Area code: 229 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.75, -84.47
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39815

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39815. 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 39815. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39815, 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:
Attapulgus, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 39815 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39815 is located in southwest 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 39815 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 39815 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,686
Population Density 33 people per sq mi
Housing Units 745
Median Home Value $81,000
Land Area 51.33 sq mi
Water Area 0.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 631
Median Household Income $29,292

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male44536374523949464470646748341724186
Female395464664733366566697765434538272020
Total83107127140997285111110139141132917955513826

Gender

 Male 812 48%
 Female 874 52%
Gender

Race

 White 444 26.3%
 Black Or African American 1,168 69.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.7%
 Asian 5 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 48 2.8%
 Two Or More Races 10 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner53078114103835517
Renter7243038257105
Total1254108152128906522

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 261 41%
 Single Guardian 198 31%
 Singles 154 24%
 Singles With Roommate 18 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 420 67%
 Households with Kids 211 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male81010961261415121512159141116201320
Female8710713813911815131711171710111112
Total1617201619201923262030253220312826312432

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39815 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39815 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 39815 real estate data, the median home value of $81,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 39815 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 39815 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39815 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,684 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 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 2 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 238 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 247 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 146 20%
 Households Vacant 114 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 15%
 For Migrant Workers 2 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 60 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 53 30%
 3+ Bedroom 123 70%
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 $29,292 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 39815 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, 39815 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 39815. 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 410 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 104 8%
 No Earnings 786 60%
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 410 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 104 8%
 No Earnings 786 60%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 441 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 25 5%
 Worked at Home 6 1%
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 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 118 26%
 High School Graduate 242 54%
 Associate's degree 25 6%
 Bachelor's degree 52 12%
 Master's degree 12 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 383 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 38 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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