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ZIP Code 39862

Primary City:Leary, GA (View All Cities)
County: Calhoun County
Timezone: Eastern (3:31am)
Area code: 229 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.5, -84.5
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39862

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39862. 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 39862. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39862, 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:
Leary, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 39862 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39862 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 39862 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 a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 39862 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,326
Population Density 9 people per sq mi
Housing Units 678
Median Home Value $48,000
Land Area 147.74 sq mi
Water Area 2.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 556
Median Household Income $40,735

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3842364733233735373752705336291598
Female314051342729313938546866653223232315
Total698287816052687475911201361186852383223

Gender

 Male 637 48%
 Female 689 52%
Gender

Race

 White 593 44.7%
 Black Or African American 672 50.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 10 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 42 3.2%
 Two Or More Races 5 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner0273794129724417
Renter6233225291173
Total65069119158835120

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 245 44%
 Single Guardian 122 22%
 Singles 182 33%
 Singles With Roommate 7 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 409 74%
 Households with Kids 147 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male671059315696887791212954
Female6877699794111310136761052
Total121517121512241318101921172015191819106

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39862 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39862 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 39862 real estate data, the median home value of $48,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 39862 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 39862 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39862 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,326 100%
 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 180 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 240 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 136 20%
 Households Vacant 122 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 3 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 31 25%
 For Migrant Workers 1 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 61 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 26 37%
 3+ Bedroom 44 63%
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 $40,735 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 39862 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, 39862 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. However, that is not the case in 39862. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 437 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 92 10%
 No Earnings 372 41%
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 437 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 92 10%
 No Earnings 372 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 456 91.8%
 Public transportation 25 5.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 3.0%
 Worked at Home 1 0.2%
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 76 23%
 High School Graduate 202 62%
 Associate's degree 8 2%
 Bachelor's degree 37 11%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 4 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 221 81.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 44 16.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 7 2.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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