Zip Code 31557 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePatterson
Zip Code StateGeorgia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pierce
Secondary County: Brantley
Area Code912
Current Population:3043
Racial Majority:White 92.83%
Public School Racial Majority:White 80.7%
Unemployment Rate:2.9%
Median Household Income$35976
Average Adjusted Gross Income$47020
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time28.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range39 - 121 ft.
Area106 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)31.37368500, -82.09262300

Zip Code 31557 Description

Zip Code 31557 is located in the state of Georgia in the Jacksonville metro area. Zip code 31557 is primarily located in Pierce County. Portions of 31557 are also located in Brantley County. The official US Postal Service name for 31557 is PATTERSON, Georgia. Portions of zip code 31557 are contained within or border the city limits of Offerman, GA, Patterson, GA, . The area code for zip code 31557 is 912. 31557 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Georgia.

The current unemployment level in 31557 is 2.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.3% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 31557 increased to 3043 from 2822 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 31557 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 31557 public schools is White. 60% of students in 31557 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2668 92.83% 2584 +3%
 Black Or African American 161 5.6% 273 -41%
 Hispanic 36 1.25% 135 -73%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.17% 8 -38%
 Asian 0 0% 12 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 28 0.14% 28 -86%

Zip Code 31557 Race/Ethnicity

 White 80.7%
 Black Or African American 7.3%
 Hispanic 9.7%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.8%

Zip Code 31557 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population30432822
Male Population50.40%
Female Population49.60%
Total Households1151
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$35976
Income Under $50K Per Year68.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.40%
31557 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Georgia District 1Buddy CarterRepublican
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31557 Georgia State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
178Steven MeeksRepublican
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31557 Georgia State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
3William T. Ligon Jr.Republican
7Tyler HarperRepublican
19Blake TilleryRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$98333
Average Real Estate Sale Price$42500
Current Unemployment Level 2.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 75h - Bacon Terraces
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 31557 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)39414752606771706656474155
Avg Max Temp (°F)63667380869093918780726579
Avg Precip (In.)4.823.734.352.893.365.295.835.884.113.032.663.1649.1
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Waycross, GA
CBSA Type31557
CBSA Population54197
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 31557
Appling County High SchoolAppling
Brantley County High SchoolBrantley
Pierce County High SchoolPierce
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 31557
Brantley County Middle SchoolBrantley