Zip Code 31606 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameValdosta
Zip Code StateGeorgia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lowndes
Area Code229
Current Population:3861
Racial Majority:White 77.62%
Unemployment Rate:3.2%
Median Household Income$39905
Average Adjusted Gross Income$48540
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time19 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range157 - 240 ft.
Area49 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)30.81740200, -83.18908100

Zip Code 31606 Description

Zip Code 31606 is located in the state of Georgia in the Tallahassee metro area. Zip code 31606 is primarily located in Lowndes County. The official US Postal Service name for 31606 is VALDOSTA, Georgia. Portions of zip code 31606 are contained within or border the city limits of Valdosta, GA, Dasher, GA, . The area code for zip code 31606 is 229. 31606 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Georgia.

The current unemployment level in 31606 is 3.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% 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 31606 increased to 3861 from 3616 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 31606 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 31606 public schools is . % of students in 31606 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2996 77.62% 3134 -4%
 Black Or African American 706 18.29% 482 +46%
 Hispanic 112 2.9% 177 -37%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 12 -100%
 Asian 12 0.31% 7 +71%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 44 0.88% 44 -23%

Zip Code 31606 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 31606 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population38613616
Male Population48.30%
Female Population51.70%
Total Households1427
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$39905
Income Under $50K Per Year57.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.90%
31606 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Georgia District 8Austin ScottRepublican
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31606 Georgia State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
174John CorbettRepublican
176Jason ShawRepublican
177Dexter SharperDemocrat
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31606 Georgia State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
8Ellis BlackRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$156871
Average Real Estate Sale Price$103000
Current Unemployment Level 3.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.9%
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 31606 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)39414751606770696555484154
Avg Max Temp (°F)63677479869192918880736579
Avg Precip (In.)5.314.245.283.433.285.516.15.674.192.913.083.7152.72
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Valdosta, GA
CBSA Type31606
CBSA Population135484
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 31606
Lowndes High SchoolLowndes
Valdosta High SchoolLowndes