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31516 Zip Code (Blackshear, GA) Detailed Profile




Cities: Blackshear, GA (2.73%), Waycross, GA (0.36%), Patterson, GA (0.00%)
County: Pierce County, GA
Estimated zip code population in 2019: 15,116
Zip code population in 2010: 14,735
Zip code population in 2000: 11,974

Houses and condos: 6,351
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,167
% of renters here:

21%
State:

36%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 31516: 80.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 151.3 sq. mi.
Water area: 13.3 sq. mi.
Population density: 100 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 31516
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2019:
This zip code:

0.8% ($958)
Georgia:

0.9% ($1,771)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,260 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $778 (1.0%)

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Males: 7,456  (49.3%)
Females: 7,659  (50.7%)

For population 25 years and over in 31516:

  • High school or higher: 83.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.8%
  • Unemployed: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 31516:

  • Never married: 25.8%
  • Now married: 51.0%
  • Separated: 6.9%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 10.3%

Zip code 31516 compared to state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below 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 31516 (2019)
    • 12,53485.1%White
    • 1,3078.9%Black
    • 6054.1%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1691.1%Two or more races
    • 580.4%American Indian
    • 440.3%Asian
    • 120.08%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
    • 60.04%Some other race
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Urban population: 4,617
Rural population: 10,498

Estimated median house/condo value in 2019: $112,786
31516:

$112,786
Georgia:

$202,500



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists, there were 57 registered sex offenders living in 31516 zip code as of July 03, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 31516 is 261 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

39.7 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 31516, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $43,127 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$43,127
State:

$56,131

Salary/wage: $37,257 (reported on 84.1% of returns)
Here:

$37,257
State:

$47,942
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 75.4% for AGIs below $25k, 81.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 79.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 76.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 71.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 44.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $2,385 (reported on 26.0% of returns)
This zip code:

$2,385
Georgia:

$1,706
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $2,434 (reported on 10.6% of returns)
Here:

$2,434
State:

$7,265
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs below $25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$6,826 (reported on 9.2% of returns)
Here:

+$6,826
State:

+$16,323
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 4.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$5,710 (reported on 15.4% of returns)
Here:

+$5,710
State:

+$7,583
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 9.6% for AGIs below $25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.8% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $10,011 (reported on 6.2% of returns)
31516:

$10,011
Georgia:

$17,199
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.5% for AGIs below $25k, 1.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Total itemized deductions: $20,606 (23% of AGI, reported on 27.3% of returns)
Here:

$20,606
State:

$23,886

Here:

23.1% of AGI
State:

21.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.3% for AGIs below $25k, 10.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 15.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 16.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 12.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $4,927 (reported on 21.8% of returns)
Here:

$4,927
State:

$5,507
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs below $25k, 1.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $6,189 (reported on 27.2% of returns)
31516:

$6,189
State:

$7,838
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.1% for AGIs below $25k, 1.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 6.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,598 (reported on 30.6% of returns)
Here:

$2,598
State:

$2,589
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.9% for AGIs below $25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 68.9%
Here:

69%
State:

55%
(% for various income ranges: 65.6% for AGIs below $25k, 68.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 75.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 70.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 73.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 100.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 31516, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $35,142 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$35,142
State:

$47,553

Salary/wage: $31,521 (reported on 86.0% of returns)
Here:

$31,521
State:

$42,178
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 167.8% for AGIs below $10k, 81.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 84.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 84.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 80.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 52.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,840 (reported on 31.4% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,840
Georgia:

$1,772
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.1% for AGIs below $10k, 1.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $2,706 (reported on 11.3% of returns)
Here:

$2,706
State:

$4,283
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.1% for AGIs below $10k, 0.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$13,521 (reported on 10.3% of returns)
Here:

+$13,521
State:

+$16,461
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -0.7% for AGIs below $10k, 0.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 13.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$6,791 (reported on 16.0% of returns)
Here:

+$6,791
State:

+$8,201
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 13.3% for AGIs below $10k, 6.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.2% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $3,024 (reported on 1.6% of returns)
31516:

$3,024
Georgia:

$2,969
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Total itemized deductions: $17,520 (24% of AGI, reported on 26.3% of returns)
Here:

$17,520
State:

$19,944

Here:

23.6% of AGI
State:

22.6% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 15.4% for AGIs below $10k, 6.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 11.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 15.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 15.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 15.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $4,408 (6% of AGI, reported on 22.7% of returns)
Here:

$4,408
State:

$4,354

Here:

5.7% of AGI
State:

4.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.2% for AGIs below $10k, 1.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $5,010 (reported on 65.2% of returns)
31516:

$5,010
State:

$8,223
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.3% for AGIs below $10k, 3.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 17.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,976 (reported on 29.0% of returns)
Here:

$1,976
State:

$1,986

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 76.9%
Here:

77%
State:

62%
(% for various income ranges: 71.4% for AGIs below $10k, 79.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 78.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 76.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 75.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 83.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2019:
This zip code:

$41,315
Georgia:

$61,980
Blackshear, GA (31516) map Nearest zip codes: 31501, 31557, 31556, 31551, 31503, 31542.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

51.5%
Georgia:

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

6.1%
Georgia:

46.8%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,057
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 4,402


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 240 (94 now married, 142 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 3,091 (1,489 now married, 1,596 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 31516 with a mortgage: 1,904 (34 second mortgage, 150 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,472

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,069
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $324

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

22.6%
Whole state:

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

15.6%
Whole state:

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

6.2
State:

6.8
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.6
State:

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

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Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 902014 or later
  • 2682010 to 2013
  • 8552000 to 2009
  • 1,8191990 to 1999
  • 1,0531980 to 1989
  • 6641970 to 1979
  • 6211960 to 1969
  • 3641950 to 1959
  • 1471940 to 1949
  • 3841939 or earlier

Zip code 31516 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Blackshear, GA (31516)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Blackshear, GA (31516)
  • 28no bedroom
  • 601 bedroom
  • 6362 bedrooms
  • 2,8373 bedrooms
  • 6734 bedrooms
  • 965+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Blackshear, GA (31516)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Blackshear, GA (31516)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 1021 bedroom
  • 3932 bedrooms
  • 4503 bedrooms
  • 1354 bedrooms
  • 765+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Blackshear, GA (31516) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Blackshear, GA (31516) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 48no vehicle
  • 1,0651 vehicle
  • 1,9932 vehicles
  • 8333 vehicles
  • 3424 vehicles
  • 615+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Blackshear, GA (31516) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Blackshear, GA (31516) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 198no vehicle
  • 4451 vehicle
  • 3832 vehicles
  • 1073 vehicles
  • 354 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 31516 household income distribution in 2019

  • Zip code 31516 household income distribution in 2019
  • 514Less than $10,000
  • 283$10,000 to $14,999
  • 424$15,000 to $19,999
  • 412$20,000 to $24,999
  • 413$25,000 to $29,999
  • 248$30,000 to $34,999
  • 307$35,000 to $39,999
  • 186$40,000 to $44,999
  • 136$45,000 to $49,999
  • 435$50,000 to $59,999
  • 741$60,000 to $74,999
  • 556$75,000 to $99,999
  • 288$100,000 to $124,999
  • 185$125,000 to $149,999
  • 152$150,000 to $199,999
  • 102$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 31516

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 31516
  • 213Less than $10,000
  • 132$10,000 to $14,999
  • 54$15,000 to $19,999
  • 123$20,000 to $24,999
  • 186$25,000 to $29,999
  • 190$30,000 to $34,999
  • 68$35,000 to $39,999
  • 115$40,000 to $49,999
  • 134$50,000 to $59,999
  • 247$60,000 to $69,999
  • 180$70,000 to $79,999
  • 52$80,000 to $89,999
  • 181$90,000 to $99,999
  • 437$100,000 to $124,999
  • 301$125,000 to $149,999
  • 388$150,000 to $174,999
  • 156$175,000 to $199,999
  • 325$200,000 to $249,999
  • 205$250,000 to $299,999
  • 115$300,000 to $399,999
  • 67$400,000 to $499,999
  • 65$500,000 to $749,999
  • 35$750,000 to $999,999
  • 14$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 31516

  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 31516
  • 39Less than $100
  • 88$100 to $149
  • 11$150 to $199
  • 22$200 to $249
  • 43$250 to $299
  • 88$300 to $349
  • 47$350 to $399
  • 90$400 to $449
  • 17$450 to $499
  • 183$500 to $549
  • 44$550 to $599
  • 107$600 to $649
  • 58$650 to $699
  • 40$700 to $749
  • 26$800 to $899
  • 34$900 to $999
  • 74$1,000 to $1,249
  • 75No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2019: $706.

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

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $145,137
  • Black or African American householders: $96,388
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $166,187
  • Some other race householders: $609,355
  • Two or more races householders: $180,590
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $188,346

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $112,786
31516:

$112,786
Georgia:

$202,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $47,203 - $177,315

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $160,209
Here:

$160,209
State:

$274,276
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 31516
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,653
  • One, attached: 41
  • Two: 55
  • 3 or 4: 125
  • 5 to 9: 88
  • 20 to 49: 13
  • Mobile homes: 2,267
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 45

Unemployment: 5.6%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 31516

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 31516
  • 85.8%4,871Drove a car alone
  • 7.7%437Carpooled
  • 0.4%22Streetcar or trolley car
  • 1.3%72Walked
  • 2.2%125Other means
  • 2.5%140Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 31516

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 31516
  • 116Less than 5 minutes
  • 3445 to 9 minutes
  • 93010 to 14 minutes
  • 1,05315 to 19 minutes
  • 1,12020 to 24 minutes
  • 35025 to 29 minutes
  • 80930 to 34 minutes
  • 4935 to 39 minutes
  • 6240 to 44 minutes
  • 21245 to 59 minutes
  • 27760 to 89 minutes
  • 19490 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 42.0%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 15,116
  • Male householders: 2,523 (420 living alone), Female householders: 2,987 (782 living alone)
  • 2,587 spouses (2,587 opposite-sex spouses), 351 unmarried partners, (351 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 4,747 children (4,423 natural, 131 adopted, 194 stepchildren), 857 grandchildren, 72 brothers or sisters, 139 parents, 0 foster children, 312 other relatives, 395 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 167 (-1 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,925 2-persons, 996 3-persons, 656 4-persons, 284 5-persons, 191 6-persons, 61 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 1,203 1-person, 176 2-persons

1,674 married couples with children.
1,405 single-parent households (289 men, 1,116 women).

97.7% of residents of 31516 zip code speak English at home.
1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (33% very well, 11% well, 56% not well).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 341 (2.3%)
(25.5% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

2.3%
Whole state:

10.3%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 71%Honduras
  • 16%France
  • 7%Sweden
  • 6%United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland
  • 1%Haiti
Most common first ancestries reported in 31516
  • 24%American
  • 5%English
  • 4%Irish
  • 2%German
  • 2%Scotch-Irish
  • 2%European
  • 1%French Canadian
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 252010 or later
  • 3012000 to 2009
  • 101990 to 1999
  • 116Before 1990

Zip code 31516 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • ACE POLE CO INC (6352 TIMBER LANE in BLACKSHEAR, GA)
    AIR SYNTHETIC MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (Georgia's Geographic Environmental Information) - UST-2, UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK PROGRAM, UST-3, UST-1, UST-4,
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: WOOD PRESERVING
    Business NAICS classification: WOOD PRESERVATION.
    Organizations: GEORGIA OILMENS SERVICES (CONTACT/AGENT) , ACE POLE COMPANY INC (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , ACE POLE COMPANY INC (CONTACT/OWNER) , C M EUNICE JR (CONTACT/OWNER) , EUNICE C M JR (CONTACT/OWNER) , GIBSON OIL EQUIP CO (INSTALLER)
    Alternative names: ACE EQUIPMENT CO
  • BLACKSHEAR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (5217 NORTH HIGHWAY 121 in BLACKSHEAR, GA)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-0297
    Organizations: PIERCE COUNTY (SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • PIERCE COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL (4850 COUNTY FARM ROAD in BLACKSHEAR, GA)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-0182
  • PIERCE COUNTY MIDDLE SCHOOL (5216 COUNTY FARM ROAD in BLACKSHEAR, GA)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-0197
  • MRCX (200 PARK ST in BLACKSHEAR, GA)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business NAICS classification: ALL OTHER MISCELLANEOUS WASTE MANAGEMENT SERVICES.
    Organizations: OPERNAME (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , ROBERSON EVERT (CONTACT/OWNER) , JIMMY LEE/ PAUL DAVIS (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • AMERICAN EGG PRODUCTS, INC (375 PIERCE INDUSTRIAL BLVD in BLACKSHEAR, GA)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Organizations: AMERICAN EGG PRODS INC (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • BEAVERDAM DAIRY, LLC (RR 2 BOX 125 in BLACKSHEAR, GA)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: DAIRY FARMS
  • BLACKSHEAR (LAS) ( in BLACKSHEAR, GA)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: SEWERAGE SYSTEMS
    Organizations: CITY OF BLACKSHEAR (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • BLACKSHEAR MILLING (HIGHWAY 38 in BLACKSHEAR, GA)
    AIR MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: PREPARED FEEDS AND FEED INGREDIENTS FOR ANIMALS AND FOWLS, EXCEPT DOGS AND CATS
  • BOWEN DAIRY, INC. (1193 CASON RD in BLACKSHEAR, GA)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: DAIRY FARMS
  • B & E POOL SUPPLY (P O BOX 125 in BLACKSHEAR, GA)
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
  • BLACKSHEAR / PINEY GROVE CHURCH RD LF (PINEY GROVE CHURCH RD. in BLACKSHEAR, GA)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: REFUSE SYSTEMS
    Business NAICS classification: SOLID WASTE LANDFILL.
  • CARTER SOUTH CO (106 NICHOLS ST. in BLACKSHEAR, GA)
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: RUBBER AND PLASTICS FOOTWEAR

Zip code 31516 marital status for males
Zip code 31516 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 4.2%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1.5%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 91.2%Electricity
  • 4.7%Utility gas
  • 2.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%No fuel used

Population in 1990: 9,612. Population change in the 1990s: +2,362 (+24.6%).

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

  • This state: 11,176
  • Northeast: 517
  • Midwest: 368
  • South: 2,263
  • West: 285

61% of the 31516 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 47% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Georgia.

93% of the 31516 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 62% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 39% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 0% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 2% moved from abroad.

Year householders moved into unit in Blackshear, GA (31516)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 69
Here:

4.3%
Georgia:

9.6%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 65
Here:

9.6%
Georgia:

9.9%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 28
Here:

7.9%
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 ($)
  • 71,047Law enforcement workers including supervisors
  • 61,277Management occupations
  • 60,534Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
  • 54,564Life, physical, and social science occupations
  • 52,292Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 48,613Education, training, and library occupations

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code (BLACKSHEAR, GA):

  • PIERCE COUNTY NURSING (221 CARTER AVE; small business) : $124,586 in 9 contracts from 1999 to 2003
    Contracts for Nursing Home Care Contracts by Department of Veterans Affairs
    Signed by year: 2000: $56,000; 2001: $42,000; 2002: $0; 2003: $24,586; 2004: $0; 2005: $0; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $24,586 with Department of Veterans Affairs for Nursing Home Care Contracts. Signed on 2003-09-15. Completion date: 2003-09-15.
    $16,000, same as above. Signed on 2000-10-15. Completion date: 2000-12-15.
    $15,000, same as above. Signed on 2001-07-15. Completion date: 2001-10-15.
    $15,000, same as above. Signed on 2000-07-15. Completion date: 2000-09-15.
  • WILLIAMSON, NOLAN L (2034 WILLIAMSON RD; small business) : $65,392 in 3 contracts from 2003 to 2004
    $23,475 with Navy for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Non-Building Facilities. Signed on 2003-09-02. Completion date: 2003-11-02.
    $21,967 with Navy for Construction of Structures and Facilities -- Other Utilities. Signed on 2004-05-25. Completion date: 2004-07-26.
    $19,950 with Navy for Fencing, Fences, Gates and Components. Signed on 2003-08-12. Completion date: 2003-09-25.
  • DIXON NEW HOLLAND COMPANY INC (3294 HWY 84 WEST; small business) : $34,814 in 3 contracts from 2000 to 2004
    $29,000 with Navy for Warehouse Trucks and Tractors, Self-Propelled. Signed on 2000-08-24. Completion date: 2000-09-13.
    $3,350 with Army for Miscellaneous Items. Signed on 2003-04-04. Completion date: 2003-04-11.
    $2,464 with Army for Water Distillation Equipment, Marine and Industrial. Signed on 2004-12-01. Completion date: 2004-12-30.
  • PERFORMANCE RAILWAY SERVICES (228 PARK STREET; small business) : $16,714 in 3 contracts from 2004 to 2005
    $10,000 with Army for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Railway Equipment. Signed on 2004-12-07. Completion date: 2004-12-21.
    $6,486 with Army for Locomotives. Signed on 2005-03-15. Completion date: 2005-03-25.
    $228 with Army for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Railway Equipment. Signed on 2005-03-17. Completion date: 2004-12-21.
  • D & M TRUCKING COMPANY INC (2792 HIGHWAY 84 WEST; small business)
    $3,439 with Navy for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Engine Accessories. Signed on 2004-06-04. Completion date: 2004-06-25.

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

  • Wholesale Trade: Tobacco and Tobacco Product Merchant Wholesalers (100-249 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Wholesale Trade: Poultry and Poultry Product Merchant Wholesalers (100-249: 1)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (20-49: 2, 10-19: 1, 5-9: 2)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Nursing Care Facilities (50-99: 1, 1-4: 1)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (20-49: 1, 10-19: 2, 1-4: 3)

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:

  • 67 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 45 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 24 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 82 people in nursing homes
  • 23 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 5 people in other nonhousehold living situations

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 61. The highest number of fire incidents - 162 took place in 2011, and the least - 16 in 2005. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Zip Code 31516 When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (56.2%), and Structure Fires (29.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Zip Code 31516
    • 51456.2%Outside Fires
    • 26529.0%Structure Fires
    • 11913.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 171.9%Other

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for zip code 31516, Georgia

Most common first names in zip code 31516 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James12267.2 years
John8373.2 years
William6871.0 years
Mary6774.7 years
Robert4367.0 years
Willie3667.6 years
Thomas3264.2 years
George2774.2 years
Annie2578.0 years
Joseph2474.7 years
Most common last names in zip code 31516 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Dixon8374.5 years
Davis6775.1 years
Smith5773.4 years
Strickland4871.8 years
Johnson4172.0 years
Carter4074.0 years
Harris3672.4 years
Walker3172.2 years
Thomas2871.6 years
Bowen2873.9 years
Businesses in zip code 31516
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1H&R Block1
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
Comfort Inn1Rite Aid1
Domino's Pizza1Subway1
FedEx1U-Haul1
Ford1UPS3
GNC1
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