Zip Code 31647 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSparks
Zip Code StateGeorgia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Cook
Area Code229
Current Population:3535
Racial Majority:White 58.27%
Public School Racial Majority:White 53%
Unemployment Rate:2.6%
Median Household Income$35607
Average Adjusted Gross Income$33570
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time22 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range223 - 279 ft.
Area39 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)31.20866000, -83.42485600

Zip Code 31647 Description

Zip Code 31647 is located in the state of Georgia in the Albany metro area. Zip code 31647 is primarily located in Cook County. The official US Postal Service name for 31647 is SPARKS, Georgia. Portions of zip code 31647 are contained within or border the city limits of Sparks, GA, Adel, GA, . The area code for zip code 31647 is 229. 31647 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Georgia.

The current unemployment level in 31647 is 2.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.3% 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 31647 increased to 3535 from 3061 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 31647 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 31647 public schools is White. 70.9% of students in 31647 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1913 58.27% 2168 -12%
 Black Or African American 1078 32.84% 1065 +1%
 Hispanic 115 3.5% 236 -51%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 7 -100%
 Asian 44 1.34% 25 +76%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 5 0.3% 5 +100%
 Two Or More Races 29 3.75% 29 +324%

Zip Code 31647 Race/Ethnicity

 White 53%
 Black Or African American 34.1%
 Hispanic 8.3%
 Asian 1.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 2.9%

Zip Code 31647 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population35353061
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households1239
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$35607
Income Under $50K Per Year69.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.70%
31647 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Georgia District 8Austin ScottRepublican
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31647 Georgia State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
170Penny HoustonRepublican
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31647 Georgia State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
8Ellis BlackRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$90778
Average Real Estate Sale Price$59000
Current Unemployment Level 2.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.0%
Sparks, GA
Adel, GA
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65h - Tifton Upland
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 31647 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)38414752616770706655474055
Avg Max Temp (°F)61657279859092918779716478
Avg Precip (In.)5.464.425.313.433.394.935.494.813.82.673.233.750.63
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 31647
Cook High SchoolCook
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 31647
Cook County Middle SchoolCook
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 31647
Cook Primary School Elementary SchoolCook
Cook Elementary SchoolCook