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ZIP Code 31808

Primary City:Fortson, GA (View All Cities)
County: Harris County
Timezone: Eastern (6:49am)
Area code: 706 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.64, -85.01
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 31808

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 31808. 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 31808. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 31808, 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:
Fortson, GA

Stats and Demographics for the 31808 ZIP Code

ZIP code 31808 is located in west 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 31808 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 31808 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,679
Population Density 129 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,606
Median Home Value $221,300
Land Area 51.97 sq mi
Water Area 1.59 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,405
Median Household Income $81,325

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5181179360
5-9223177400
10-14248235483
15-19272279551
20-24155149304
25-29132135267
30-34167167334
35-39230234464
40-44254278532
45-49323309632
50-54285312597
55-59277274551
60-64221217438
65-69166150316
70-7410296198
75-795268120
80-84355287
85 Plus113445

Gender

 Male 3,334 50%
 Female 3,345 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,812 87.0%
 Black Or African American 514 7.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.3%
 Asian 135 2.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 69 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 126 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24211334
25-3418732219
35-4442751478
45-5459735632
55-6453128559
65-7430622328
75-841237130
85 Plus24125

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,690 70%
 Single Guardian 279 12%
 Singles 352 15%
 Singles With Roommate 84 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,508 63%
 Households with Kids 897 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1364682
2353772
3343367
4413980
5403575
6513283
7433578
8343569
9554095
10504898
115547102
12445195
135745102
14424486
155158109
165459113
176458122
185961120
19444387
20303565

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 31808 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 31808 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 31808 real estate data, the median home value of $221,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 31808. Rentals in 31808 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 31808 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,673 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,721 66%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 495 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 189 7%
 Households Vacant 201 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 25 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 52 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 58 29%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 61 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 34 17%
 3+ Bedroom 167 83%
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 $81,325 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 31808 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. 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 31808 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,657 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 940 18%
 No Earnings 1,707 32%
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 2,657 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 940 18%
 No Earnings 1,707 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,157 96.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 13 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 40 1.2%
 Worked at Home 69 2.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 145 6%
 High School Graduate 1,066 46%
 Associate's degree 224 10%
 Bachelor's degree 477 21%
 Master's degree 263 11%
 Professional school degree 151 6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,250 83.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 192 12.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 60 4.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 31808

ZIP Code 31808 is in the Harris County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 31808.

New Mountain Hill Elementary School
33 Mountain Hill Rd
Fortson, GA 31808
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harris County School District

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