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ZIP Code 39859

Primary City:Iron City, GA (View All Cities)
County: Seminole County
Timezone: Eastern (9:19am)
Area code: 229 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.0, -84.8
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39859

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39859. 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 39859. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39859, 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:
Iron City, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 39859 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39859 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 39859 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 39859 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,281
Population Density 22 people per sq mi
Housing Units 584
Median Home Value $81,700
Land Area 57.62 sq mi
Water Area 1.55 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 514
Median Household Income $41,200

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male46524245242534403038525345381819127
Female394038313533264835464553413447282121
Total8592807659586088658497106867265473328

Gender

 Male 620 48%
 Female 661 52%
Gender

Race

 White 943 73.6%
 Black Or African American 318 24.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 11 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner539638296774822
Renter1015131117961
Total15547693113865423

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 253 49%
 Single Guardian 119 23%
 Singles 127 25%
 Singles With Roommate 15 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 341 66%
 Households with Kids 173 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male9111758161110710959912119945
Female7899869710974126694754
Total1619261416222017171916921151820131699

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39859 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39859 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1980s. Looking at 39859 real estate data, the median home value of $81,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 39859. Rentals in 39859 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39859 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,281 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 218 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 214 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 82 14%
 Households Vacant 70 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 16%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 32 46%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 11 24%
 3+ Bedroom 35 76%
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 $41,200 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 39859 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 39859 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 39859 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 351 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 153 17%
 No Earnings 413 45%
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 351 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 153 17%
 No Earnings 413 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 440 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 14 3%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 119 32%
 High School Graduate 183 49%
 Associate's degree 27 7%
 Bachelor's degree 12 3%
 Master's degree 26 7%
 Professional school degree 7 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 269 94%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 17 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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