31551 Zip Code

Below you will find a comprehensive overview of the statistics and characteristics of the 31551 zip code. These include population demographics, economic characteristics, education data, occupation information, housing characteristics, and more.

Key Information:
StateGeorgia
CityMershon
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Geo Location31.49349, -82.2759
Population879
Size184.348 square miles
Median Family Income$31447.00
Median Home Value$151300.00

Population & Demographics

The following information lists the population statistics and breakdown for the 31551 zip code. The total population is 879, of which, 360 are male and 519 are female. With a total area of 184.348 square miles, the population density is 4.6 people per square mile. The median age of the population is 44.8 years old. Below you’ll find additional information on the population and demographics of this zip code, including age distribution, race distribution, language spoken, and more.

YearPopulation
20111251
20121138
20131089
20141080
2015916
20161190
20171257
2018963
2019848
2020884
2021879

Age BracketNumber of PeoplePercentage of Population
Under 5 years old 313.5%
Age 5-912314%
Age 10-140%
Age 15-19232.6%
Age 20-24748.4
Age 25-29546.1%
Age 30-340%
Age 35-39414.7%
Age 40-44104 11.8%
Age 45-49343.9%
Age 50-54333.8%
Age 55-59687.7%
Age 60-64525.9%
Age 65-69728.2%
Age 70-74161.8%
Age 75-79131.5%
Age 80-849410.7%
Age 85 and over475.3%


Languages Spoken (of those 5 years of age and older) :
  • Speaks Language other than English: 0 %
  • Speaks Spanish: 0 %
  • Speaks Other Indo-European Language: 0 %
  • Speaks Pacific Island Languages: 0 %
  • Speak Other Languages: 0 %
Marital Status: 
  • Currently Married: 49.7 %
  • Divorced: 8.3 %
  • Separated (not divorced): 10.3 %
  • Never Married: 24.6 %

Income & Economic Characteristics

The median inflation-adjusted family income in the 31551 zip code is $31447. This is -0.4054 less than the national average. This income places 18.3% of the population below the poverty line. The average retirement income for individuals in this zip code (for those that have it) is $20273. Below you can find additional economic characteristics, including income bracket distribution, median income over time, retirement statistics, and more.

Annual Income Bracket ($)Number of Families in Bracket
Less than $10,000.00
$10,000.00 – $14,999.0031
$15,000.00 – $24,999.0063
$25,000.00 – $34,999.0038
$35,000.00 – $49,999.0014
$50,000.00 – $74,999.0018
$75,000.00 – $99,999.0021
$100,000.00 – $149,999.0049
$150,000.00 – $199,999,0014
$200,000.00 +

YearMedian Family Income ($ USD)
201152566
201247083
201347292
201455694
201560272
201651071
2017
201832946
201933409
2020
202131447

Income Source# of Households
Wage or Salary168
Self Employment25
Social Security187
Dividends, Interest, or Rental98
Retirement83
Other93

Total Insured & Uninsured Individuals: 
  • Families Insure: 732
  • Families Uninsured: 143
Total Individuals with and w/o retirement income:   
  • Yes retirement income: 83
  • No retirement income: 271

Education

In the 31551 zip code, 92.7% of individuals over 25 years old have a high school degree or higher, and 16.4% have a bachelors degree or higher. Additionally, 0% of individuals 3 years and older are in private school, and 100% are in public school. The data below outline the education level breakdown, degree field breakdown, and more.




Occupation and Work Characteristics

In the 31551 zip, there are an estimated 347 people in the labor force, of which, 337 are employed, and 6 are unemployed. There are a total of 4 people in the armed forces. The average commute time for this zip code is 31.9 minutes. Of the total people that work, – worked from home and 341 commuted. The average number of hours worked is 43. Below you’ll find additional information on occupation distribution, industry breakdown, commuting characteristics and workplace statistics.

Occupation# of Individual
Management, Business, Science, and Arts64
Services39
Sales and Office98
Construction and Maintenance:59
Transportation and Material Moving77





Housing

The median home value for the 31551 zip code is 151300. There is an estimated  354 number of occupied housing units, the median gross rent in is $737 per month, and the average monthly housing costs are estimated to be $456. Below you’ll find additional breakdowns of home values, rents, home build years, and more.

Home Value (USD)Number of Homes
Less than $50,00029
$50,000 – $99,00094
$100,000 – $149,99927
$150,000 – $199,99965
$200,000 – $299,99971
$300,000 – $499,99917
$500,000 – $999,999
$1,000,000+

Home Year BuiltNumber of Homes
2020 or Later
2010 – 201937
2000 – 200977
1980 – 199980
1960 – 197990
1940 – 195941
1939 or earlier29

The median number of rooms in all housing units is 6.4 rooms.
Monthly Rent ($ USD)Number of Units
Less than $5004
$500 – $99928
$1,000 – $1,4994
$1,500 – $1,999
$2,000 – $2,499
$2,499 – $2,999
$3,000 +

Monthly Housing Costs ($)Number of Households
Less than 300107
300-49986
500-79964
800-9999
1000-149955
1500-199918
2000-2499
2500-2999
3000+

Monthly Housing Cost as a % of Monthly IncomeNumber of Households
Less than 20%57
20%-24.9%
25%-29.9%
30%-34.9%
35+%



# of VehiclesHouseholds
None
163
2222
3+69
Home Heating Characteristics: 
  • Utility Gas: 4 %
  • Bottle Tank or LP Gas: 12.4 %
  • Electricity: 83.6 %
  • Oil or Kerosene etc: 0 %
  • Coal or Coke: 0 %
  • All Other: 0 %

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All information sourced from official government sources including Census.gov, the IRS, and the Department of Education.