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Estimated zip code population in 2019: 1,584
Zip code population in 2010: 1,838
Zip code population in 2000: 1,698

Houses and condos: 894
Renter-occupied apartments: 122
% of renters here:

18%
State:

36%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 31824: 77.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 112.4 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.7 sq. mi.
Population density: 14 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 31824
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2019:
This zip code:

1.2% ($509)
Georgia:

0.9% ($1,771)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,007 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $342 (0.9%)

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Males: 808  (51.0%)
Females: 775  (49.0%)

For population 25 years and over in 31824:

  • High school or higher: 80.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 31824:

  • Never married: 27.9%
  • Now married: 50.3%
  • Separated: 5.8%
  • Widowed: 5.3%
  • Divorced: 10.7%

Zip code 31824 compared to state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 31824 (2019)
    • 87547.6%White
    • 85946.7%Black
    • 804.4%Hispanic or Latino
    • 170.9%Two or more races
    • 60.3%Asian
    • 10.05%Some other race
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Estimated median house/condo value in 2019: $41,797
31824:

$41,797
Georgia:

$202,500



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in 31824 zip code as of February 25, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 31824 is 271 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

43.4 years
Georgia median age:

37.2 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.3 people
Georgia:

2.7 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 31824, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $35,522 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$35,522
State:

$56,131

Salary/wage: $31,367 (reported on 86.7% of returns)
Here:

$31,367
State:

$47,942
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 94.5% for AGIs below $25k, 88.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 80.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 55.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 55.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $970 (reported on 16.7% of returns)
This zip code:

$970
Georgia:

$1,706
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $25k, 0.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.5% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Ordinary dividends: $1,433 (reported on 10.0% of returns)
Here:

$1,433
State:

$7,265

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$7,825 (reported on 6.7% of returns)
Here:

+$7,825
State:

+$16,323

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $8,167 (reported on 5.0% of returns)
31824:

$8,167
Georgia:

$17,199

Total itemized deductions: $16,946 (30% of AGI, reported on 21.7% of returns)
Here:

$16,946
State:

$23,886

Here:

29.7% of AGI
State:

21.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.2% for AGIs below $25k, 11.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 20.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 9.9% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Charity contributions: $3,760 (reported on 16.7% of returns)
Here:

$3,760
State:

$5,507

Taxes paid: $4,000 (reported on 21.7% of returns)
31824:

$4,000
State:

$7,838
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.2% for AGIs below $25k, 1.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.3% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Earned income credit: $2,864 (reported on 41.7% of returns)
Here:

$2,864
State:

$2,589
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 13.0% for AGIs below $25k, 2.2% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 70.0%
Here:

70%
State:

55%
(% for various income ranges: 71.0% for AGIs below $25k, 73.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 57.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 66.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 75.0% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 31824, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $26,955 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$26,955
State:

$47,553

Salary/wage: $25,240 (reported on 88.2% of returns)
Here:

$25,240
State:

$42,178
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 217.5% for AGIs below $10k, 88.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 85.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 77.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 83.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 39.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,355 (reported on 26.0% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,355
Georgia:

$1,772
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 9.5% for AGIs below $10k, 1.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.6% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Taxable dividends: $1,344 (reported on 9.7% of returns)
Here:

$1,344
State:

$4,283
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$1,089 (reported on 6.8% of returns)
Here:

+$1,089
State:

+$16,461

Profit/loss from business: +$169 (reported on 9.8% of returns)
Here:

+$169
State:

+$8,201

Profit/loss from farming: +$1,154 (reported on 3.9% of returns)
Here +$1,154
State -$6,357

Total itemized deductions: $14,490 (25% of AGI, reported on 15.1% of returns)
Here:

$14,490
State:

$19,944

Here:

24.8% of AGI
State:

22.6% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 8.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 12.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 16.6% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $3,357 (6% of AGI, reported on 12.7% of returns)
Here:

$3,357
State:

$4,354

Here:

5.6% of AGI
State:

4.7% of AGI

Total tax: $3,247 (reported on 57.0% of returns)
31824:

$3,247
State:

$8,223
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.7% for AGIs below $10k, 2.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 5.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 7.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 15.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $2,248 (reported on 38.4% of returns)
Here:

$2,248
State:

$1,986

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 73.2%
Here:

73%
State:

62%
(% for various income ranges: 65.2% for AGIs below $10k, 75.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 76.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 75.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 100.0% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Estimated median household income in 2019:
This zip code:

$35,654
Georgia:

$61,980
31824 map Nearest zip codes: 31832, 31780, 39877, 31825, 31719, 31803.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

46.4%
Georgia:

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

48.8%
Georgia:

46.8%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 133
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 538


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 3 (3 now married, 0 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 333 (174 now married, 157 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 31824 with a mortgage: 155 (4 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 409

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $843
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $303

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

21.5%
Whole state:

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

6.2%
Whole state:

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

5.4
State:

6.8
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.1
State:

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

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  • Notable locations in zip code 31824: Webster County Courthouse (A), Webster County Fire Department (B), Preston Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 31824 include: Freedom Church (A), Macedonia Church (B), Magnolia Church (C), Mount Zion Church (D), New Hope Church (E), Good Hope Church (F), Rural Hill Church (G), Evans Chapel (H), Shiloh Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Lowrey Cemetery (1), Macedonia Cemetery (2), Preston Cemetery (3), Davis Cemetery (4), New Hope Cemetery (5), Poplar Springs Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Reservoirs: Wilson Lake (A), Bankston Lake (B), Kennedy Lake (C), Stapleton Lake (D), Simmons Lake (E), Davenports Millpond (F), Lake Doris (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Slaughter Creek (A), Hog Branch (B), Clear Creek (C), Harrel Mill Creek (D), Mud Creek (E), Long Branch (F), Lanahassee Creek (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 72014 or later
  • 02010 to 2013
  • 862000 to 2009
  • 2071990 to 1999
  • 2181980 to 1989
  • 1811970 to 1979
  • 611960 to 1969
  • 391950 to 1959
  • 481940 to 1949
  • 351939 or earlier
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in 31824
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in 31824
  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 1092 bedrooms
  • 4453 bedrooms
  • 804 bedrooms
  • 55+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in 31824
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in 31824
  • 0no bedroom
  • 51 bedroom
  • 542 bedrooms
  • 493 bedrooms
  • 174 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in 31824 in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in 31824 in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 34no vehicle
  • 1621 vehicle
  • 1802 vehicles
  • 1563 vehicles
  • 184 vehicles
  • 45+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in 31824 in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in 31824 in renter-occupied apartments
  • 19no vehicle
  • 911 vehicle
  • 72 vehicles
  • 53 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 31824 household income distribution in 2019

  • Zip code 31824 household income distribution in 2019
  • 108Less than $10,000
  • 49$10,000 to $14,999
  • 24$15,000 to $19,999
  • 57$20,000 to $24,999
  • 51$25,000 to $29,999
  • 41$30,000 to $34,999
  • 32$35,000 to $39,999
  • 30$40,000 to $44,999
  • 60$45,000 to $49,999
  • 20$50,000 to $59,999
  • 40$60,000 to $74,999
  • 81$75,000 to $99,999
  • 9$100,000 to $124,999
  • 14$125,000 to $149,999
  • 35$150,000 to $199,999
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 31824

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 31824
  • 70Less than $10,000
  • 52$10,000 to $14,999
  • 38$15,000 to $19,999
  • 40$20,000 to $24,999
  • 14$25,000 to $29,999
  • 36$30,000 to $34,999
  • 7$35,000 to $39,999
  • 28$40,000 to $49,999
  • 25$50,000 to $59,999
  • 31$60,000 to $69,999
  • 28$70,000 to $79,999
  • 52$80,000 to $89,999
  • 10$100,000 to $124,999
  • 20$125,000 to $149,999
  • 3$150,000 to $174,999
  • 1$200,000 to $249,999
  • 34$300,000 to $399,999
  • 6$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 31824

  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 31824
  • 4Less than $100
  • 10$100 to $149
  • 5$150 to $199
  • 47$200 to $249
  • 4$250 to $299
  • 9$300 to $349
  • 23$400 to $449
  • 11No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2019: $363.

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

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $49,996
  • Black or African American householders: $47,096
  • Some other race householders: $44,997
  • Two or more races householders: $32,497
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $44,997

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $41,797
31824:

$41,797
Georgia:

$202,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $17,715 - $85,615

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $132,007
Here:

$132,007
State:

$274,276

Mobile homes: $32,793
Here:

$32,793
State:

$74,102
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 31824

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 339
  • Two: 15
  • 5 to 9: 29
  • 10 to 19: 5
  • 20 to 49: 5
  • Mobile homes: 487

Unemployment: 3.3%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 31824

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 31824
  • 97.0%674Drove a car alone
  • 2.3%16Carpooled
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 31824

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 31824
  • 16Less than 5 minutes
  • 1005 to 9 minutes
  • 10810 to 14 minutes
  • 6215 to 19 minutes
  • 20720 to 24 minutes
  • 4825 to 29 minutes
  • 2630 to 34 minutes
  • 535 to 39 minutes
  • 1540 to 44 minutes
  • 3345 to 59 minutes
  • 3660 to 89 minutes
  • 3090 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 33.6%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,584
  • Male householders: 302 (114 living alone), Female householders: 377 (87 living alone)
  • 295 spouses (295 opposite-sex spouses), 37 unmarried partners, (37 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 455 children (445 natural, 0 adopted, 9 stepchildren), 38 grandchildren, 9 brothers or sisters, 58 parents, 0 foster children, 0 other relatives, 8 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 3 (-1 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 238 2-persons, 99 3-persons, 15 4-persons, 71 5-persons, 6 6-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 201 1-person, 45 2-persons, 2 3-persons

158 married couples with children.
191 single-parent households (36 men, 155 women).

85.3% of residents of 31824 zip code speak English at home.
14.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (54% very well, 35% well, 11% not well).

Foreign born population: 110 (7.0%)
(82.3% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

7.0%
Whole state:

10.3%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 72%Honduras
  • 13%France
  • 10%El Salvador
Most common first ancestries reported in 31824
  • 21%American
  • 2%Irish
  • 2%English
  • 1%German
  • 1%Welsh
  • 1%French
  • 0%Scottish
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 92010 or later
  • 282000 to 2009
  • 321990 to 1999
  • 58Before 1990

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • WEBSTER COUNTY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (P.O. BOX 109, HIGHWAY 280 WEST in PRESTON, GA)
    (Geographic Names Information System)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-0175
  • TOLLESON LUMBER CO INC (HIGHWAY 280 EAST in PRESTON, GA)
    AIR MAJOR (AIRS/AFS)
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    Business SIC classification: SAWMILLS AND PLANING MILLS, GENERAL
    Alternative names: TOLLESON LUMBER CO INC PRESTON S
  • WILSON OIL CO BULK PLANT (WASHINGTON DR in PRESTON, GA)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: WILSON OIL COMPANY (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • ROSS OF GEORGIA INC (STATE HIGHWAY 153 in PRESTON, GA)
    AIR SYNTHETIC MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    Business SIC classification: ASPHALT PAVING MIXTURES AND BLOCKS

Zip code 31824 marital status for males
Zip code 31824 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 11.0%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 7.1%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 74.8%Electricity
  • 18.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.7%Wood
  • 0.9%Utility gas
  • 0.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Population in 1990: 1,690. Population change in the 1990s: +8 (+0.5%).

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

  • This state: 1,252
  • Northeast: 1
  • Midwest: 28
  • South: 137
  • West: 26

76% of the 31824 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 50% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Georgia.

95% of the 31824 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 23% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 55% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 26% moved from different state.

Year householders moved into unit in 31824

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): 6
Here:

7.2%
Georgia:

9.9%
Students in private undergraduate colleges:
Here:

0.0%
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 ($)
  • 80,660Management occupations
  • 66,422Construction and extraction occupations
  • 44,013Office and administrative support occupations
  • 32,649Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
  • 31,891Law enforcement workers including supervisors
  • 30,257Education, training, and library occupations

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

  • Finance and Insurance: Commercial Banking (10-19 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Religious Organizations (1-4: 2)

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 2000:

  • 2 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

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

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 16. The highest number of fire incidents - 32 took place in 2011, and the least - 3 in 2018. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Zip Code 31824 When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (53.3%), and Structure Fires (26.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Zip Code 31824
    • 12853.3%Outside Fires
    • 6326.3%Structure Fires
    • 4117.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 83.3%Other

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for zip code 31824, Georgia

Most common first names in zip code 31824 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Willie2072.9 years
William1776.8 years
Mary1679.3 years
John1571.2 years
James1371.7 years
Charlie875.5 years
Mattie880.9 years
Henry773.7 years
Arthur773.8 years
George772.6 years
Most common last names in zip code 31824 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hawkins2067.8 years
Smith1577.6 years
Walker1468.5 years
Stevens1169.0 years
Johnson1071.7 years
Rees1083.9 years
Wilson976.9 years
Kisor878.4 years
Williams872.9 years
Drew875.7 years
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