Zip Code 31793 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameTifton
Zip Code StateGeorgia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Tift
Area Code229
Current Population:9043
Racial Majority:White 71.27%
Public School Racial Majority:White 43.4%
Unemployment Rate:3.8%
Median Household Income$47562
Average Adjusted Gross Income$65910
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time18 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range292 - 407 ft.
Area96 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)31.46446400, -83.58112500

Zip Code 31793 Description

Zip Code 31793 is located in the state of Georgia in the Albany metro area. Zip code 31793 is primarily located in Tift County. The official US Postal Service name for 31793 is TIFTON, Georgia. Portions of zip code 31793 are contained within or border the city limits of Tifton, GA, Omega, GA, and Phillipsburg, GA. The area code for zip code 31793 is 229. 31793 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Georgia.

The current unemployment level in 31793 is 3.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.4% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

The majority ethnicity residing in 31793 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 31793 public schools is White. 94.7% of students in 31793 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 7433 71.27% 7040 +6%
 Black Or African American 1019 9.77% 942 +8%
 Hispanic 1560 14.96% 836 +87%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 14 -100%
 Asian 319 3.06% 139 +129%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 6 0.23% 6 +300%
 Two Or More Races 66 0.71% 66 +12%

Zip Code 31793 Race/Ethnicity

 White 43.4%
 Black Or African American 40.2%
 Hispanic 13.9%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 1.8%

Zip Code 31793 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population90430
Male Population48.70%
Female Population51.30%
Total Households3033
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
94.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$47562
Income Under $50K Per Year51.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.50%
31793 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Georgia District 8Austin ScottRepublican
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31793 Georgia State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
155Clay PirkleRepublican
172Sam WatsonRepublican
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31793 Georgia State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
13Greg KirkRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$217883
Average Real Estate Sale Price$165906
Current Unemployment Level 3.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.2%
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 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 1 - 10

Zip Code 31793 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)38404753616871706655474055
Avg Max Temp (°F)59637076838991908778706276
Avg Precip (In.)5.374.375.073.473.274.264.664.273.492.563.243.6547.69
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Tifton, GA
CBSA Type31793
CBSA Population42577
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours