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ZIP Code 39828

Primary City:Cairo, GA (View All Cities)
County: Grady County
Timezone: Eastern (5:25am)
Area code: 229 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.8, -84.2
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39828

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39828. 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 39828. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39828, 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:
Cairo, GA
Unacceptable:
Cario, Karo

Stats and Demographics for the 39828 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39828 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 39828 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 39828 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,150
Population Density 109 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,459
Median Home Value $112,100
Land Area 138.48 sq mi
Water Area 2.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,693
Median Household Income $28,579

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male63952846250153355546445047247249543937930920815011067
Female577595521517482548468448455544546497469388276249169168
Total1,2161,1239831,0181,0151,1039328989271,0161,041936848697484399279235

Gender

 Male 7,233 48%
 Female 7,917 52%
Gender

Race

 White 7,799 51.5%
 Black Or African American 5,751 38.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 91 0.6%
 Asian 79 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 21 0.1%
 Other Race 1,157 7.6%
 Two Or More Races 252 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner46300514736772618374132
Renter21558441436729915511849
Total2618849281,1031,071773492181

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,520 44%
 Single Guardian 1,437 25%
 Singles 1,465 26%
 Singles With Roommate 271 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,642 64%
 Households with Kids 2,051 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1331101391311131239198103101809592949710011910085116
Female12010513011510611513010414010811610299961071111167610799
Total253215269246219238221202243209196197191190204211235176192215

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39828 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 39828 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 39828 real estate data, the median home value of $112,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 39828 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 39828 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39828 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,037 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 113 0.7%
 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 2,155 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,337 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,201 34%
 Households Vacant 766 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 158 20.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.7%
 For Sale Only 87 11.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 2.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 94 12.3%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 405 52.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 82 3%
 1 Bedroom 170 7%
 2 Bedroom 856 33%
 3+ Bedroom 1,475 57%
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 $28,579 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 39828 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. Most commuters in 39828 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,804 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,856 16%
 No Earnings 6,155 52%
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 3,804 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,856 16%
 No Earnings 6,155 52%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,857 95.7%
 Public transportation 4 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 96 1.9%
 Worked at Home 111 2.2%
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 1,481 30.8%
 High School Graduate 2,503 52.0%
 Associate's degree 237 4.9%
 Bachelor's degree 355 7.4%
 Master's degree 155 3.2%
 Professional school degree 26 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 52 1.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,161 88.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 128 3.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 277 7.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39828

ZIP Code 39828 is in the Grady County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39828.

Southside Elementary School
491 3rd St SE
Cairo, GA 39828
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grady County School District
Northside Elementary School
985 1st St NW
Cairo, GA 39828
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grady County School District
Washington Middle School
1277 Martin Luther King Ave SW
Cairo, GA 39828
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Grady County School District
Eastside Elementary School
1201 20th St NE
Cairo, GA 39828
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Grady County School District
Cairo High School
455 5th St SE
Cairo, GA 39828
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Grady County School District

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