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ZIP Code 39846

Primary City:Edison, GA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (3:12pm)
Coordinates:31.54, -84.75
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39846

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39846. 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 39846. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39846, 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:
Edison, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 39846 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39846 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 39846 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is 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 39846 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,440
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,061
Median Home Value $61,300
Land Area 86.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.50 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 928
Median Household Income $23,571

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
Male114100105943855536460758371684223192111
Female7412192968177838169868078634734455978
Total1882211971901191321361451291611631491318957648089

Gender

 Male 1,096 45%
 Female 1,344 55%
Gender

Race

 White 896 36.7%
 Black Or African American 1,436 58.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.2%
 Asian 18 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 63 2.6%
 Two Or More Races 23 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner63481126133758123
Renter4173587140232439
Total471071391971739810562

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 343 37%
 Single Guardian 244 26%
 Singles 309 33%
 Singles With Roommate 32 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 601 65%
 Households with Kids 327 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male272724203018151720262221191715242010258
Female1019151820222923271823261015241415222110
Total3746393850404440474445472932393835324618

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39846 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39846 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 39846 real estate data, the median home value of $61,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 39846 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 39846 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39846 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,392 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 48 2%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 286 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 273 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 369 35%
 Households Vacant 133 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 26 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 10 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 25 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 68 51%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 4%
 1 Bedroom 83 27%
 2 Bedroom 85 27%
 3+ Bedroom 130 42%
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 $23,571 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 39846 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, 39846 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. More commuters in 39846 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 360 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 271 22%
 No Earnings 589 48%
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 360 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 271 22%
 No Earnings 589 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 511 95.3%
 Public transportation 5 0.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 17 3.2%
 Worked at Home 3 0.6%
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 125 28%
 High School Graduate 219 49%
 Associate's degree 8 2%
 Bachelor's degree 84 19%
 Master's degree 15 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 472 92.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 16 3.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 23 4.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39846

ZIP Code 39846 is in the Calhoun County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39846.

Calhoun County Middle/High School
700 Manry St
Edison, GA 39846
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Calhoun County School District
Pataula Charter Academy
18637 Hartford St
Edison, GA 39846
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Commission Charter Schools- Pataula Charter Academy
Calhoun County Middle School
700 Manry St
Edison, GA 39846
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Calhoun County School District
Calhoun County High School
700 Manry St
Edison, GA 39846
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Calhoun County School District

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