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31012 Zip Code (Chester, GA) Detailed Profile




City: Chester, GA (1.58%)
Counties: Dodge County, GA (75.00%), Bleckley County, GA (25.00%)
Estimated zip code population in 2019: 2,995
Zip code population in 2010: 2,683
Zip code population in 2000: 2,246

Houses and condos: 701
Renter-occupied apartments: 117
% of renters here:

23%
State:

36%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 31012: 78.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 54.4 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.8 sq. mi.
Population density: 55 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 31012
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2019:
This zip code:

0.8% ($475)
Georgia:

0.9% ($1,771)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $818 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $392 (0.7%)

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Males: 2,193  (73.2%)
Females: 801  (26.8%)

For population 25 years and over in 31012:

  • High school or higher: 76.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.8%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 31012:

  • Never married: 52.5%
  • Now married: 27.1%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 3.9%
  • Divorced: 14.9%

Zip code 31012 compared to state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 31012 (2019)
    • 1,53857.3%White
    • 1,02638.2%Black
    • 883.3%Hispanic or Latino
    • 250.9%Two or more races
    • 30.1%Asian
    • 10.04%American Indian
    • 10.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
    • 10.04%Some other race
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100% rural population.

Estimated median house/condo value in 2019: $59,931
31012:

$59,931
Georgia:

$202,500



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists, there were 10 registered sex offenders living in 31012 zip code as of January 28, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 31012 is 282 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

39.8 years
Georgia median age:

37.2 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.7 people
Georgia:

2.7 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 31012, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $40,134 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$40,134
State:

$56,131

Salary/wage: $34,844 (reported on 82.0% of returns)
Here:

$34,844
State:

$47,942
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 80.8% for AGIs below $25k, 82.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 75.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 78.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 45.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $647 (reported on 30.0% of returns)
This zip code:

$647
Georgia:

$1,706
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.9% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Ordinary dividends: $1,000 (reported on 4.0% of returns)
Here:

$1,000
State:

$7,265

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$2,350 (reported on 4.0% of returns)
Here:

+$2,350
State:

+$16,323

Profit/loss from business: +$4,857 (reported on 14.0% of returns)
Here:

+$4,857
State:

+$7,583

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $9,167 (reported on 6.0% of returns)
31012:

$9,167
Georgia:

$17,199

Total itemized deductions: $18,664 (22% of AGI, reported on 22.0% of returns)
Here:

$18,664
State:

$23,886

Here:

22.2% of AGI
State:

21.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 11.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 12.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 12.9% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Charity contributions: $6,400 (reported on 18.0% of returns)
Here:

$6,400
State:

$5,507
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxes paid: $5,145 (reported on 22.0% of returns)
31012:

$5,145
State:

$7,838
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.3% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Earned income credit: $2,679 (reported on 28.0% of returns)
Here:

$2,679
State:

$2,589
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.3% for AGIs below $25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 66.0%
Here:

66%
State:

55%
(% for various income ranges: 60.9% for AGIs below $25k, 61.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 71.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 75.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 100.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 31012, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $31,313 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$31,313
State:

$47,553

Salary/wage: $29,586 (reported on 84.3% of returns)
Here:

$29,586
State:

$42,178
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 91.6% for AGIs below $10k, 80.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 84.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 81.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 88.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 54.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,514 (reported on 33.5% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,514
Georgia:

$1,772
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.1% for AGIs below $10k, 0.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $1,918 (reported on 8.9% of returns)
Here:

$1,918
State:

$4,283

Net capital gain/loss: +$10,081 (reported on 6.7% of returns)
Here:

+$10,081
State:

+$16,461

Profit/loss from business: +$3,942 (reported on 15.6% of returns)
Here:

+$3,942
State:

+$8,201
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.9% for AGIs below $10k, 5.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.0% for AGIs $50k-75k)

Total itemized deductions: $14,764 (24% of AGI, reported on 19.9% of returns)
Here:

$14,764
State:

$19,944

Here:

24.1% of AGI
State:

22.6% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 9.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 10.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 14.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 13.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $4,279 (7% of AGI, reported on 18.8% of returns)
Here:

$4,279
State:

$4,354

Here:

7.0% of AGI
State:

4.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $3,394 (reported on 70.7% of returns)
31012:

$3,394
State:

$8,223
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.0% for AGIs below $10k, 3.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 14.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,776 (reported on 28.2% of returns)
Here:

$1,776
State:

$1,986

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 71.6%
Here:

72%
State:

62%
(% for various income ranges: 72.5% for AGIs below $10k, 70.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 70.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 73.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 73.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 72.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2019:
This zip code:

$31,463
Georgia:

$61,980
Chester, GA (31012) map Nearest zip codes: 31019, 31022, 31065, 31014, 31009, 31023.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

61.0%
Georgia:

49.0%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

10.3%
Georgia:

46.8%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 83
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 416


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 31 (28 now married, 2 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 309 (135 now married, 174 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 31012 with a mortgage: 64
Houses without a mortgage: 328

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $798
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $256

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

31.1%
Whole state:

13.3%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

17.0%
Whole state:

7.6%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

6.8
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.6
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 31012: Chester Volunteer Fire Department (A), Dodge State Prison Fire Department (B), Dodge Correctional Institution (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 31012 include: Christian Hope Church (A), Chester Baptist Church (B), Little Bethel Church (C), Middle Grounds Church (D), Pine Level Church (E), Rowland Chapel (F), Salem Baptist Church (G), Trail Branch Church (H), Welcome Friend Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Rogers-Darsey Cemetery (1), Rowland Cemetery (2), Lister Cemetery (3), Macedonia Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Lakes and reservoirs: Stitchihatchie Pond (A), Floyd Lake (B), Wynne Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Creek: Little Gum Swamp Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 92014 or later
  • 262010 to 2013
  • 372000 to 2009
  • 1141990 to 1999
  • 1791980 to 1989
  • 911970 to 1979
  • 1441960 to 1969
  • 441950 to 1959
  • 251940 to 1949
  • 251939 or earlier

Zip code 31012 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Chester, GA (31012)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Chester, GA (31012)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 211 bedroom
  • 642 bedrooms
  • 2673 bedrooms
  • 124 bedrooms
  • 205+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chester, GA (31012)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Chester, GA (31012)
  • 4no bedroom
  • 201 bedroom
  • 562 bedrooms
  • 233 bedrooms
  • 104 bedrooms
  • 55+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Chester, GA (31012) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Chester, GA (31012) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 15no vehicle
  • 691 vehicle
  • 2182 vehicles
  • 503 vehicles
  • 254 vehicles
  • 95+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Chester, GA (31012) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Chester, GA (31012) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 25no vehicle
  • 711 vehicle
  • 162 vehicles
  • 13 vehicles
  • 44 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 31012 household income distribution in 2019

  • Zip code 31012 household income distribution in 2019
  • 90Less than $10,000
  • 41$10,000 to $14,999
  • 59$15,000 to $19,999
  • 22$20,000 to $24,999
  • 20$25,000 to $29,999
  • 13$30,000 to $34,999
  • 13$35,000 to $39,999
  • 24$40,000 to $44,999
  • 10$45,000 to $49,999
  • 21$50,000 to $59,999
  • 23$60,000 to $74,999
  • 106$75,000 to $99,999
  • 13$100,000 to $124,999
  • 18$125,000 to $149,999
  • 5$150,000 to $199,999
  • 1$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 31012

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 31012
  • 27Less than $10,000
  • 23$10,000 to $14,999
  • 10$15,000 to $19,999
  • 9$20,000 to $24,999
  • 34$25,000 to $29,999
  • 12$30,000 to $34,999
  • 7$35,000 to $39,999
  • 38$40,000 to $49,999
  • 25$50,000 to $59,999
  • 36$60,000 to $69,999
  • 5$70,000 to $79,999
  • 15$80,000 to $89,999
  • 17$100,000 to $124,999
  • 44$125,000 to $149,999
  • 9$150,000 to $174,999
  • 14$175,000 to $199,999
  • 6$200,000 to $249,999
  • 4$250,000 to $299,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 31012

  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 31012
  • 8Less than $100
  • 28$100 to $149
  • 14$150 to $199
  • 8$200 to $249
  • 11$250 to $299
  • 4$300 to $349
  • 2$350 to $399
  • 1$400 to $449
  • 5$450 to $499
  • 6$500 to $549
  • 6$1,000 to $1,249
  • 15No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2019: $385.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2019 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $81,364
  • Black or African American householders: $45,870

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $59,931
31012:

$59,931
Georgia:

$202,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $31,057 - $121,804

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $95,923
Here:

$95,923
State:

$274,276

Mobile homes: $37,621
Here:

$37,621
State:

$74,102
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 31012
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 402
  • 3 or 4: 26
  • 5 to 9: 31
  • 10 to 19: 7
  • 20 to 49: 5
  • Mobile homes: 222

Unemployment: 4.3%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 31012

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 31012
  • 82.3%455Drove a car alone
  • 12.1%67Carpooled
  • 0.7%4Walked
  • 0.5%3Other means
  • 3.6%20Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 31012

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 31012
  • 36Less than 5 minutes
  • 195 to 9 minutes
  • 1010 to 14 minutes
  • 8115 to 19 minutes
  • 10420 to 24 minutes
  • 4925 to 29 minutes
  • 5530 to 34 minutes
  • 1740 to 44 minutes
  • 10845 to 59 minutes
  • 2160 to 89 minutes
  • 2790 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 39.9%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,995
  • Male householders: 190 (46 living alone), Female householders: 313 (84 living alone)
  • 217 spouses (217 opposite-sex spouses), 46 unmarried partners, (46 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 444 children (304 natural, 53 adopted, 90 stepchildren), 62 grandchildren, 2 brothers or sisters, 14 parents, 0 foster children, 47 other relatives, 27 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 1,616 (-1 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 169 2-persons, 50 3-persons, 68 4-persons, 53 5-persons, 10 6-persons, 8 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 130 1-person, 10 2-persons

64 married couples with children.
220 single-parent households (133 men, 87 women).

95.7% of residents of 31012 zip code speak English at home.
3.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (57% very well, 43% not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 65 (2.2%)
(30.9% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

2.2%
Whole state:

10.3%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 56%Honduras
  • 8%Singapore
  • 2%Brazil
Most common first ancestries reported in 31012
  • 7%American
  • 1%Irish
  • 0%African
  • 0%Scotch-Irish
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 342010 or later
  • 272000 to 2009
  • 451990 to 1999
  • 17Before 1990

Zip code 31012 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • WOOLFOLK CHEM WRKS DUBLIN WHSE (RAILROAD AVE in DUBLIN, GA)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , OWNERNAME (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • COUNTY ROAD 156 ( in CHESTER, GA)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: SEWERAGE SYSTEMS
    Organizations: TOWN OF CHESTER (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: CHESTER, CITY OF, CHESTER, TOWN OF

Zip code 31012 marital status for males
Zip code 31012 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 6.1%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1.1%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 85.5%Electricity
  • 10.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.0%Wood
  • 1.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.6%Utility gas

Population in 1990: 1,517. Population change in the 1990s: +729 (+48.1%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 2,370
  • Northeast: 92
  • Midwest: 119
  • South: 259
  • West: 20

57% of the 31012 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 28% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Georgia.

76% of the 31012 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 4% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 92% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 5% moved from different state.

Year householders moved into unit in Chester, GA (31012)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school):
Here:

0.0%
Georgia:

9.6%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 1
Here:

1.6%
Georgia:

9.9%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 13
Here:

23.2%
Georgia:

17.3%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Class of Workers in 2019
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 82,310Business and financial operations occupations
  • 47,938Management occupations
  • 47,528Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
  • 45,167Construction and extraction occupations
  • 43,288Education, training, and library occupations
  • 34,107Transportation occupations

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:

  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Religious Organizations (1-4 employees: 2 establishments)
  • Construction: Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors (1-4: 1)
  • Mining: Support Activities for Nonmetallic Minerals (except Fuels) (1-4: 1)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 1,232 people in state prisons

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 1,005 people in state prisons

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2012:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 8. The highest number of fires - 21 took place in 2009, and the least - 0 in 2006. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Zip Code 31012 When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (61.5%), and Structure Fires (29.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Zip Code 31012
    • 8861.5%Outside Fires
    • 4229.4%Structure Fires
    • 107.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 32.1%Other

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for zip code 31012, Georgia

Most common first names in zip code 31012 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1569.2 years
Willie1469.0 years
John1268.0 years
Mary1080.0 years
William1074.0 years
Jack771.1 years
Charles755.6 years
Lillian577.4 years
Joseph468.7 years
Walter463.2 years
Most common last names in zip code 31012 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Rowland1770.3 years
Allen1470.4 years
Floyd1276.4 years
Mullis1270.0 years
Jones970.2 years
Bryant973.4 years
White873.3 years
Rogers776.0 years
Hinson782.3 years
Nobles771.6 years
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