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ZIP Code 39840

Primary City:Cuthbert, GA (View All Cities)
County: Randolph County
Timezone: Eastern (1:06pm)
Area code: 229 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.8, -84.8
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39840

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39840. 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 39840. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39840, 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:
Cuthbert, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 39840 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39840 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 39840 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 39840 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,726
Population Density 27 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,979
Median Home Value $63,500
Land Area 211.12 sq mi
Water Area 1.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,346
Median Household Income $29,157

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male21318013723814314414512912717022820218410995884337
Female15515518222618619514615816121626122220116314310899137
Total368335319464329339291287288386489424385272238196142174

Gender

 Male 2,612 46%
 Female 3,114 54%
Gender

Race

 White 1,932 33.7%
 Black Or African American 3,690 64.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 19 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 26 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 55 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner119117632137526520180
Renter56165127172145805328
Total67256303493520345254108

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 821 35%
 Single Guardian 644 27%
 Singles 803 34%
 Singles With Roommate 78 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,669 71%
 Households with Kids 677 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5448324140403039312525322629433646516242
Female3725334026262939352946403631392850565329
Total917365816666597866547172626082649610711571

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39840 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39840 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 39840 real estate data, the median home value of $63,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 39840 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 39840 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39840 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,418 94.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 34 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 80 1.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 176 3.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 18 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 763 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 757 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 826 28%
 Households Vacant 633 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 120 19.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.3%
 For Sale Only 21 3.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 178 28.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 309 48.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 42 6%
 1 Bedroom 76 11%
 2 Bedroom 170 25%
 3+ Bedroom 389 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 $29,157 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 39840 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 39840 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 1,649 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 683 16%
 No Earnings 2,058 47%
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 1,649 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 683 16%
 No Earnings 2,058 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,756 92%
 Public transportation 54 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 20 1%
 Worked at Home 73 4%
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 570 31.8%
 High School Graduate 796 44.4%
 Associate's degree 109 6.1%
 Bachelor's degree 251 14.0%
 Master's degree 56 3.1%
 Professional school degree 10 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 598 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 98 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 92 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39840

ZIP Code 39840 is in the Randolph County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39840.

Randolph County Elementary School
214 North Highland Ave
Cuthbert, GA 39840
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Randolph County School District
Randolph Clay Middle School
3451 Ga Hwy 266
Cuthbert, GA 39840
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Randolph County School District
Randolph Clay High School
3451 Ga Hwy 266
Cuthbert, GA 39840
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Randolph County School District

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