ZIP Code 31551 - Mershon Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameMershon
Zip Code StateGeorgia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pierce
Secondary County: Bacon
Area Code912
Current Population:1020
Racial Majority:White 78.43%
Unemployment Rate:2.0%
Median Household Income$32883
Average Adjusted Gross Income$41440
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time24.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range112 - 184 ft.
Area72 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)31.48533600, -82.27314400

Map of ZIP Code 31551 Border

Zip Code 31551 Description

Zip Code 31551 is located in the state of Georgia in the Jacksonville metro area. Zip code 31551 is primarily located in Pierce County. Portions of 31551 are also located in Bacon County. The official US Postal Service name for 31551 is MERSHON, Georgia. Portions of zip code 31551 are contained within or border the city limits of Patterson, GA, . The area code for zip code 31551 is 912. 31551 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Georgia.

The current unemployment level in 31551 is 2.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 2.5% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 31551 increased to 1020 from 943 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 31551 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 31551 public schools is . % of students in 31551 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 847 78.43% 841 +1%
 Black Or African American 96 8.89% 66 +45%
 Hispanic 104 9.63% 101 +3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 33 3.06% 2 +1550%
 Asian 0 0% 2 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 7 0% 7 -100%

Zip Code 31551 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 31551 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1020943
Male Population50.40%
Female Population49.60%
Total Households384
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$32883
Income Under $50K Per Year68.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year20.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.00%
31551 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Georgia District 1Buddy CarterRepublican
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31551 Georgia State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
169Dominic LaRicciaRepublican
178Steven MeeksRepublican
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31551 Georgia State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
7Tyler HarperRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$59000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$27500
Current Unemployment Level 2.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 75h - Bacon Terraces
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 31551 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)39414752606771706655474155
Avg Max Temp (°F)62667379869093918780726479
Avg Precip (In.)4.793.694.442.933.265.325.846.013.932.932.673.2749.08
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Waycross, GA
CBSA Type31551
CBSA Population54197
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 31551
Bacon County High SchoolBacon
Pierce County High SchoolPierce
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 31551
Bacon County Middle SchoolBacon
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 31551
Bacon County Primary School Elementary SchoolBacon