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ZIP Code 39837

Primary City:Colquitt, GA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (9:37am)
Coordinates:31.1, -84.7
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39837

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39837. 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 39837. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39837, 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:
Colquitt, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 39837 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39837 is located in southwest Georgia and covers a large 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 39837 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 39837 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,166
Population Density 22 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,805
Median Home Value $83,100
Land Area 283.16 sq mi
Water Area 1.61 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,435
Median Household Income $32,342

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male205197202192189155156175196216202225178146121934646
Female22121217819016620817015620624021421919519214111593110
Total426409380382355363326331402456416444373338262208139156

Gender

 Male 2,940 48%
 Female 3,226 52%
Gender

Race

 White 4,002 64.9%
 Black Or African American 2,020 32.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.2%
 Asian 27 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 33 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 69 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2215125135736330117965
Renter59154132138125605226
Total8130538349548836123191

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,179 48%
 Single Guardian 503 21%
 Singles 665 27%
 Singles With Roommate 88 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,651 68%
 Households with Kids 784 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4138473040323044513844464331393331434644
Female4838494743415138393136323643424048342631
Total8976967783738182906980787974817379777275

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39837 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39837 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 39837 real estate data, the median home value of $83,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 39837. Rentals in 39837 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39837 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,998 97.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 59 1.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 93 1.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 16 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 836 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 853 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 746 27%
 Households Vacant 370 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 105 28.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1.6%
 For Sale Only 21 5.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 4.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 69 18.6%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 149 40.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 48 8%
 1 Bedroom 38 6%
 2 Bedroom 229 36%
 3+ Bedroom 313 50%
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 $32,342 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 39837 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 39837 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,985 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 712 15%
 No Earnings 2,126 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 1,985 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 712 15%
 No Earnings 2,126 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,123 89.8%
 Public transportation 12 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 186 7.9%
 Worked at Home 43 1.8%
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 417 22%
 High School Graduate 1,232 65%
 Associate's degree 92 5%
 Bachelor's degree 73 4%
 Master's degree 22 1%
 Professional school degree 27 1%
 Doctorate degree 38 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,048 87.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 74 6.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 72 6.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39837

ZIP Code 39837 is in the Miller County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39837.

Miller County Elementary School
996 Phillipsburg Rd
Colquitt, GA 39837
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Miller County School District
Miller County Middle School
996 Phillipsburg Rd
Colquitt, GA 39837
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Miller County School District
Miller County High School
996 Phillipsburg Rd
Colquitt, GA 39837
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Miller County School District

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