Zip Code 31605 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameValdosta
Zip Code StateGeorgia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lowndes
Area Code229
Current Population:20188
Racial Majority:White 61.73%
Public School Racial Majority:White 46.8%
Unemployment Rate:3.1%
Median Household Income$55433
Average Adjusted Gross Income$59950
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time18 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range148 - 233 ft.
Area52 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.93924300, -83.23393300

Zip Code 31605 Description

Zip Code 31605 is located in the state of Georgia in the Tallahassee metro area. Zip code 31605 is primarily located in Lowndes County. The official US Postal Service name for 31605 is VALDOSTA, Georgia. Portions of zip code 31605 are contained within or border the city limits of Valdosta, GA, Moody AFB, GA, . The area code for zip code 31605 is 229. 31605 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Georgia.

The current unemployment level in 31605 is 3.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.2% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 31605 increased to 20188 from 14497 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 31605 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 31605 public schools is White. 67.6% of students in 31605 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 13343 61.73% 12779 +4%
 Black Or African American 5702 26.38% 4969 +15%
 Hispanic 979 4.53% 1220 -20%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 0.12% 76 -67%
 Asian 447 2.07% 547 -18%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.03% 22 -73%
 Other Race 47 0.49% 47 +126%
 Two Or More Races 528 4.66% 528 +91%

Zip Code 31605 Race/Ethnicity

 White 46.8%
 Black Or African American 36.1%
 Hispanic 8.7%
 Asian 2.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 5.5%

Zip Code 31605 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2018814497
Male Population48.50%
Female Population51.50%
Total Households7549
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
67.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$55433
Income Under $50K Per Year42.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year41.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.80%
31605 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Georgia District 8Austin ScottRepublican
Georgia District 1Buddy CarterRepublican
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31605 Georgia State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
170Penny HoustonRepublican
175John LaHoodRepublican
176Jason ShawRepublican
177Dexter SharperDemocrat
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31605 Georgia State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
7Tyler HarperRepublican
8Ellis BlackRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$246659
Average Real Estate Sale Price$148344
Current Unemployment Level 3.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65h - Tifton Upland
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 31605 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)39414751606770696554474154
Avg Max Temp (°F)63677479869192918880736579
Avg Precip (In.)5.344.35.253.453.275.3365.514.12.863.113.7352.26
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Valdosta, GA
CBSA Type31605
CBSA Population135484
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 31605
Lowndes High SchoolLowndes
Valdosta High SchoolLowndes
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 31605
Pine Grove Middle SchoolLowndes
Valdosta Middle SchoolLowndes