Zip Code 31206 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMacon
Zip Code StateGeorgia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Bibb
Area Code478
Current Population:29072
Racial Majority:African American 75.94%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 90.2%
Unemployment Rate:3.9%
Median Household Income$30991
Average Adjusted Gross Income$24840
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time21.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range299 - 449 ft.
Area31 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.79339200, -83.67326300

Zip Code 31206 Description

Zip Code 31206 is located in the state of Georgia in the Macon Area metro area. Zip code 31206 is primarily located in Bibb County. The official US Postal Service name for 31206 is MACON, Georgia. Portions of zip code 31206 are contained within or border the city limits of Macon, GA, . The area code for zip code 31206 is 478. 31206 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Georgia.

The current unemployment level in 31206 is 3.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 31206 decreased to 29072 from 31283 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 31206 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 31206 public schools is Black. 93.9% of students in 31206 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5224 17.65% 5284 -1%
 Black Or African American 22470 75.94% 22258 +1%
 Hispanic 1174 3.97% 971 +21%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 60 0.2% 54 +11%
 Asian 233 0.79% 129 +81%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.01% 3 -33%
 Other Race 35 0.03% 35 -74%
 Two Or More Races 338 1.41% 338 +24%

Zip Code 31206 Race/Ethnicity

 White 5%
 Black Or African American 90.2%
 Hispanic 2.5%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1.5%

Zip Code 31206 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2907231283
Male Population46.20%
Female Population53.80%
Total Households10089
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
93.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$30991
Income Under $50K Per Year71.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.60%
31206 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Georgia District 2Sanford BishopDemocrat
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31206 Georgia State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
142Miriam ParisDemocrat
143James BeverlyDemocrat
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31206 Georgia State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
18John F. KennedyRepublican
26David LucasDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$61952
Average Real Estate Sale Price$49416
Current Unemployment Level 3.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65c - Sand Hills
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 31206 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)34374350596770696451433652
Avg Max Temp (°F)57616976839092918677685976
Avg Precip (In.)54.564.983.263.13.564.393.823.262.493.273.9445.62
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Macon, GA
CBSA Type31206
CBSA Population233606
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours