31903 Zip Code

Below you will find a comprehensive overview of the statistics and characteristics of the 31903 zip code. These include population demographics, economic characteristics, education data, occupation information, housing characteristics, and more.

Key Information:
StateGeorgia
CityColumbus
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Geo Location32.41475, -84.95323
Population19587
Size25.97 square miles
Median Family Income$29491.00
Median Home Value$58300.00

Population & Demographics

The following information lists the population statistics and breakdown for the 31903 zip code. The total population is 19587, of which, 9331 are male and 10256 are female. With a total area of 25.97 square miles, the population density is 690.1 people per square mile. The median age of the population is 31 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
201120989
201221748
201322594
201422654
201520900
201620559
201719835
201819255
201917922
202017796
202119587

Age BracketNumber of PeoplePercentage of Population
Under 5 years old 16858.6%
Age 5-9202910.4%
Age 10-1416048.2%
Age 15-1914227.3%
Age 20-2416038.2
Age 25-2911085.7%
Age 30-3411505.9%
Age 35-399855%
Age 40-44891 4.5%
Age 45-4915177.7%
Age 50-5411145.7%
Age 55-5911986.1%
Age 60-6410945.6%
Age 65-697854%
Age 70-746203.2%
Age 75-792431.2%
Age 80-843071.6%
Age 85 and over2321.2%


Languages Spoken (of those 5 years of age and older) :
  • Speaks Language other than English: 9.5 %
  • Speaks Spanish: 7.6 %
  • Speaks Other Indo-European Language: 1 %
  • Speaks Pacific Island Languages: 0.8 %
  • Speak Other Languages: 0 %
Marital Status: 
  • Currently Married: 21 %
  • Divorced: 17.1 %
  • Separated (not divorced): 5.5 %
  • Never Married: 48 %

Income & Economic Characteristics

The median inflation-adjusted family income in the 31903 zip code is $29491. This is -0.6247 less than the national average. This income places 41.6% of the population below the poverty line. The average retirement income for individuals in this zip code (for those that have it) is $12459. 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 $10,000.00559
$10,000.00 – $14,999.00198
$15,000.00 – $24,999.00817
$25,000.00 – $34,999.00834
$35,000.00 – $49,999.00639
$50,000.00 – $74,999.00510
$75,000.00 – $99,999.00190
$100,000.00 – $149,999.00122
$150,000.00 – $199,999,0012
$200,000.00 +31

YearMedian Family Income ($ USD)
201124548
201226867
201325930
201426280
201525887
201627897
201727617
201828949
201928411
202030273
202129491

Income Source# of Households
Wage or Salary4790
Self Employment378
Social Security2435
Dividends, Interest, or Rental296
Retirement1317
Other1106

Total Insured & Uninsured Individuals: 
  • Families Insure: 15745
  • Families Uninsured: 3553
Total Individuals with and w/o retirement income:   
  • Yes retirement income: 1317
  • No retirement income: 6226

Education

In the 31903 zip code, 73.5% of individuals over 25 years old have a high school degree or higher, and 7.8% have a bachelors degree or higher. Additionally, 4.2% of individuals 3 years and older are in private school, and 95.8% are in public school. The data below outline the education level breakdown, degree field breakdown, and more.




Occupation and Work Characteristics

In the 31903 zip, there are an estimated 7460 people in the labor force, of which, 6305 are employed, and 874 are unemployed. There are a total of 281 people in the armed forces. The average commute time for this zip code is 18.9 minutes. Of the total people that work, 172 worked from home and 6525 commuted. The average number of hours worked is 38.5. Below you’ll find additional information on occupation distribution, industry breakdown, commuting characteristics and workplace statistics.

Occupation# of Individual
Management, Business, Science, and Arts607
Services1888
Sales and Office1671
Construction and Maintenance:643
Transportation and Material Moving1496





Housing

The median home value for the 31903 zip code is 58300. There is an estimated  7543 number of occupied housing units, the median gross rent in is $779 per month, and the average monthly housing costs are estimated to be $734. Below you’ll find additional breakdowns of home values, rents, home build years, and more.

Home Value (USD)Number of Homes
Less than $50,000913
$50,000 – $99,000998
$100,000 – $149,999166
$150,000 – $199,99962
$200,000 – $299,99927
$300,000 – $499,99917
$500,000 – $999,99915
$1,000,000+

Home Year BuiltNumber of Homes
2020 or Later
2010 – 2019456
2000 – 2009837
1980 – 1999983
1960 – 19792244
1940 – 19592885
1939 or earlier138

The median number of rooms in all housing units is 5 rooms.
Monthly Rent ($ USD)Number of Units
Less than $500953
$500 – $9993517
$1,000 – $1,499635
$1,500 – $1,99971
$2,000 – $2,49915
$2,499 – $2,999
$3,000 +

Monthly Housing Costs ($)Number of Households
Less than 300689
300-4991445
500-7992230
800-9992077
1000-1499837
1500-199988
2000-249915
2500-2999
3000+8

Monthly Housing Cost as a % of Monthly IncomeNumber of Households
Less than 20%371
20%-24.9%86
25%-29.9%64
30%-34.9%58
35+%333



# of VehiclesHouseholds
None2010
13214
21529
3+790
Home Heating Characteristics: 
  • Utility Gas: 36.9 %
  • Bottle Tank or LP Gas: 1.5 %
  • Electricity: 60.1 %
  • 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.