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ZIP Code 31327

Primary City:Sapelo Island, GA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Mcintosh County
Timezone: Eastern (11:58am)
Area code: 912 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.46, -81.25
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31327

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31327. 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 31327. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31327, 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:
Sapelo Island, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 31327 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31327 is located in southeast 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 31327 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 31327 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 195
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 235
Land Area 38.39 sq mi
Water Area 13.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 90

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 44

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


 Male 100 51%
 Female 95 49%


 White 82 42%
 Black Or African American 103 53%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 3 2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 3 2%
 Two Or More Races 4 2%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 51 57%
 Single Guardian 6 7%
 Singles 28 31%
 Singles With Roommate 5 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 74 82%
 Households with Kids 16 18%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31327 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 31327 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 195 100%
 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 17 7%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 46 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 27 11%
 Households Vacant 145 62%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 4.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 0 0.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 127 87.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 10 6.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 31327 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. In 31327 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 74 61%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 47 39%
 No Earnings 0 0%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 74 61%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 47 39%
 No Earnings 0 0%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 121 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 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 area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 37 50%
 High School Graduate 0 0%
 Associate's degree 37 50%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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