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ZIP Code 31037

Primary City:Helena, GA (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (7:32am)
Coordinates:32.1, -82.9
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31037

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31037. 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 31037. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31037, 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:
Helena, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 31037 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31037 is located in central 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 31037 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults 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 31037 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,313
Population Density 73 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,530
Median Home Value $57,300
Land Area 59.23 sq mi
Water Area 0.58 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,238
Median Household Income $21,617

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 38


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5115103218
5-9121143264
10-14102121223
15-19148106254
20-2426691357
25-2935492446
30-34327103430
35-3929092382
40-44214132346
45-49179101280
50-5416999268
55-5915092242
60-648375158
65-696189150
70-744654100
75-79286391
80-84322759
85 Plus133245

Gender

 Male 2,698 63%
 Female 1,615 37%
Gender

Race

 White 2,343 54.3%
 Black Or African American 1,772 41.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.1%
 Asian 6 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 140 3.2%
 Two Or More Races 47 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24214061
25-3410481185
35-4415274226
45-5416955224
55-6417147218
65-7413437171
75-849226118
85 Plus27835

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 564 46%
 Single Guardian 290 23%
 Singles 344 28%
 Singles With Roommate 40 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 768 62%
 Households with Kids 470 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1172037
2241640
3222042
4232649
5232851
6322961
7253257
8232952
9182543
10192140
11252954
12142337
13232649
14212243
15212041
16323466
17231841
18301545
19421961
20382260

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31037 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 31037 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 31037 real estate data, the median home value of $57,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 31037 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 31037 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 31037 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,167 73%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,146 27%
 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 398 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 472 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 368 24%
 Households Vacant 292 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 51 17.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1.7%
 For Sale Only 18 6.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 1.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 52 17.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 161 55.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 16 5%
 1 Bedroom 22 6%
 2 Bedroom 103 30%
 3+ Bedroom 199 59%
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 $21,617 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 31037 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, 31037 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 31037 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 606 19%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 136 4%
 No Earnings 2,480 77%
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 606 19%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 136 4%
 No Earnings 2,480 77%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 624 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 2%
 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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 653 37.4%
 High School Graduate 946 54.1%
 Associate's degree 25 1.4%
 Bachelor's degree 85 4.9%
 Master's degree 35 2.0%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 506 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 38 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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