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ZIP Code 31545

Primary City:Jesup, GA (View All Cities)
County: Wayne County
Timezone: Eastern (2:06am)
Area code: 912 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.7, -82.0
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31545

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31545. 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 31545. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31545, 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:
Jesup, GA
Unacceptable:
Doctortown, Gardi, Madray Springs, Mckinnon

Stats and Demographics for the 31545 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31545 is located in southeast 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 31545 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is 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 31545 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,133
Population Density 163 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,870
Median Home Value $75,700
Land Area 98.99 sq mi
Water Area 2.27 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,009
Median Household Income $33,456

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 56546701,324
5-96125591,171
10-146035361,139
15-195995571,156
20-244955201,015
25-295365411,077
30-34440509949
35-394835191,002
40-445165051,021
45-495665971,163
50-545185581,076
55-594695441,013
60-64418471889
65-69316424740
70-74236273509
75-79187221408
80-84110162272
85 Plus58151209

Gender

 Male 7,816 48%
 Female 8,317 52%
Gender

Race

 White 12,018 74.5%
 Black Or African American 3,285 20.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 42 0.3%
 Asian 69 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 375 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 342 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2471264335
25-34398537935
35-446714031,074
45-548713551,226
55-648292651,094
65-74636165801
75-8437376449
85 Plus732295

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,970 49%
 Single Guardian 1,355 23%
 Singles 1,442 24%
 Singles With Roommate 242 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,683 61%
 Households with Kids 2,326 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1148125273
2146153299
3145119264
4106140246
5136107243
6115116231
7115109224
8120112232
9126115241
10127127254
11134119253
12113108221
1311271183
14117111228
15124106230
16113115228
17134126260
18108111219
1912099219
20114104218

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31545 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 31545 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 31545 real estate data, the median home value of $75,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 31545 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 31545 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 31545 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,777 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 124 0.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 211 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 21 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,334 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,588 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,087 30%
 Households Vacant 861 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 271 31.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 24 2.8%
 For Sale Only 86 10.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 35 4.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 134 15.6%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 309 35.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 0.5%
 1 Bedroom 210 10.1%
 2 Bedroom 762 36.6%
 3+ Bedroom 1,099 52.8%
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 $33,456 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 31545 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. 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 31545 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,028 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,818 24%
 No Earnings 5,126 43%
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 4,028 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,818 24%
 No Earnings 5,126 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,264 92.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 278 4.9%
 Worked at Home 170 3.0%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 822 17.9%
 High School Graduate 3,124 68.2%
 Associate's degree 187 4.1%
 Bachelor's degree 383 8.4%
 Master's degree 51 1.1%
 Professional school degree 15 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,950 78.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 511 13.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 322 8.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 31545

ZIP Code 31545 is in the Wayne County School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 31545.

Martha Puckett Middle School
475 Durrence Rd
Jesup, GA 31545
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wayne County School District
Martha Rawls Smith Elementary School
710 West Pine St
Jesup, GA 31545
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wayne County School District
Bacon Elementary School
1425 West Orange St
Jesup, GA 31545
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wayne County School District
Screven Elementary School
555 Sunset Blvd
Jesup, GA 31545
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wayne County School District
Wayne County High School
1 Jacket Dr
Jesup, GA 31545
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wayne County School District
Lake Grace Christian School
5393 Odum Screven Rd
Jesup, GA 31545
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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