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ZIP Code 39817

Primary City:Bainbridge, GA (View All Cities)
County: Decatur County
Timezone: Eastern (9:12pm)
Area code: 229 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.9, -84.6
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39817

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39817. 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 39817. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39817, 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:
Bainbridge, GA
Unacceptable:
Bdge, West Bainbridge

Stats and Demographics for the 39817 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39817 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 39817 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 39817 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,894
Population Density 74 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,370
Median Home Value $88,300
Land Area 146.97 sq mi
Water Area 5.62 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,776
Median Household Income $30,907

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male413396425470464388376383388457404331253185126694928
Female3823803713893603462983613503863593652901991541398377
Total795776796859824734674744738843763696543384280208132105

Gender

 Male 5,605 51%
 Female 5,289 49%
Gender

Race

 White 5,431 49.9%
 Black Or African American 5,077 46.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 39 0.4%
 Asian 30 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 171 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 145 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2823136856954834219470
Renter1693282962412081145515
Total19755966481075645624985

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,582 42%
 Single Guardian 1,110 29%
 Singles 925 24%
 Singles With Roommate 159 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,299 61%
 Households with Kids 1,477 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male787986808773768278889681847678898411610392
Female6580778573786582825974709474807871857571
Total143159163165160151141164160147170151178150158167155201178163

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39817 has a slightly less 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 39817 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 39817 real estate data, the median home value of $88,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 39817 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 39817 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39817 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,060 92.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 815 7.5%
 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 19 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,467 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 883 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,426 33%
 Households Vacant 594 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 201 34%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 51 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 80 13%
 For Migrant Workers 26 4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 210 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 474 31%
 1 Bedroom 114 7%
 2 Bedroom 247 16%
 3+ Bedroom 692 45%
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 $30,907 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 39817 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 39817 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,680 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,358 15%
 No Earnings 4,037 44%
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 3,680 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,358 15%
 No Earnings 4,037 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,875 89%
 Public transportation 51 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 346 8%
 Worked at Home 78 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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 925 25.2%
 High School Graduate 2,106 57.3%
 Associate's degree 366 10.0%
 Bachelor's degree 175 4.8%
 Master's degree 76 2.1%
 Professional school degree 29 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,152 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 52 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 268 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39817

ZIP Code 39817 is in the Decatur County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39817.

Hutto Middle School
1201 Martin Luther King Jr Dr
Bainbridge, GA 39817
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Decatur County School District
West Bainbridge Elementary School
915 Zorn Rd
Bainbridge, GA 39817
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Decatur County School District
Jones-Wheat Elementary School
1400 East Broughton St
Bainbridge, GA 39817
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Decatur County School District

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