Zip Code 31743 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDe Soto
Zip Code StateGeorgia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lee
Secondary County: Sumter
Area Code229
Current Population:630
Racial Majority:White 16.05%
Unemployment Rate:6.3%
Median Household Income$37127
Average Adjusted Gross Income$30050
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time31.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range240 - 312 ft.
Area49 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)31.91109100, -84.00642100

Zip Code 31743 Description

Zip Code 31743 is located in the state of Georgia in the Columbus, GA metro area. Zip code 31743 is primarily located in Lee County. Portions of 31743 are also located in Sumter County. The official US Postal Service name for 31743 is DE SOTO, Georgia. Portions of zip code 31743 are contained within or border the city limits of De Soto, GA, . The area code for zip code 31743 is 229. 31743 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Georgia.

The current unemployment level in 31743 is 6.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 31743 decreased to 630 from 646 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 31743 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 31743 public schools is . % of students in 31743 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 91 16.05% 139 -35%
 Black Or African American 434 76.54% 445 -2%
 Hispanic 42 7.41% 32 +31%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 12 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 2 0% 2 -100%

Zip Code 31743 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 31743 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population630646
Male Population47.50%
Female Population52.50%
Total Households237
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$37127
Income Under $50K Per Year60.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.70%
31743 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Georgia District 2Sanford BishopDemocrat
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31743 Georgia State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
152Ed RyndersRepublican
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31743 Georgia State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
13Greg KirkRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$24000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$128607
Current Unemployment Level 6.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65g - Dougherty Plain
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 31743 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)35384550596770696452443853
Avg Max Temp (°F)58627077848991918778696076
Avg Precip (In.)5.484.625.123.463.374.185.183.823.342.323.593.9348.42
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Americus, GA
CBSA Type31743
CBSA Population36844
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours