ZIP Code 31516 - Blackshear Georgia

ZIP Code 31516 is located in Blackshear Georgia. Portions of 31516 are also in Waycross. 31516 is entirely within Pierce County. Regionally, 31516 is located in the Waycross Area.

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ZIP Code 31516 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameBlackshear
Primary CountyPierce County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)15,495
Area Code(s)912
Current Time

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31516 Demographics

31516 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Georgia based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 31516 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 31516 is White. The current unemployment level in 31516 is 2.9%.

Population Growth Rate0.00%
Population Density89 People per Square Mile
Total Households5,522
Percentage High Income Households0.7%
Median Household Income (2021)$50,878
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$695,460
Current Unemployment Rate (June 2024)2.9%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 86.10%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 76.54%

31516 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American840.54%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

31516 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American80.27%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander40.14%

31516 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College6538.9%
Bachelor Degree5827.93%
High School Diploma2,95340.23%
No High School Diploma1191.62%
GED or Alternate78010.63%
1 or More Years of College1,36318.57%
Associates Degree4506.13%
Masters Degree2563.49%
Professional Degree1351.84%
Doctorate Degree500.68%

31516 Geography

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Cities/Towns in 31516
RegionWaycross Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaWaycross, GA
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area174 Square Miles

31516 Politics

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31516 Schools

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31516 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Average First Frost DateNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DateMarch 11 - 20
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion75h - Bacon Terraces

31516 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)39414752616871706655474055
Avg Max Temp (°F)63677480879193928881736579
Avg Precip (In.)4.863.624.452.943.275.525.956.223.942.922.733.1949.61

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