Zip Code 31794 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameTifton
Zip Code StateGeorgia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Tift
Secondary County: Berrien
Area Code229
Current Population:27153
Racial Majority:White 50.33%
Public School Racial Majority:White 42.6%
Unemployment Rate:2.6%
Median Household Income$38804
Average Adjusted Gross Income$45640
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time16.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range240 - 377 ft.
Area109 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)31.44264700, -83.44907400

Zip Code 31794 Description

Zip Code 31794 is located in the state of Georgia in the Albany metro area. Zip code 31794 is primarily located in Tift County. Portions of 31794 are also located in Berrien County. The official US Postal Service name for 31794 is TIFTON, Georgia. Portions of zip code 31794 are contained within or border the city limits of Tifton, GA, Unionville, GA, and Phillipsburg, GA. The area code for zip code 31794 is 229. 31794 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Georgia.

The current unemployment level in 31794 is 2.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% 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 31794 decreased to 27153 from 34192 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 31794 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 31794 public schools is White. 94.7% of students in 31794 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 12879 50.33% 14010 -8%
 Black Or African American 9861 38.53% 9907 +-0%
 Hispanic 1914 7.48% 2558 -25%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 58 0.23% 43 +35%
 Asian 239 0.93% 350 -32%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 20 0.08% 8 +150%
 Other Race 18 0.91% 18 +1200%
 Two Or More Races 259 1.5% 259 +49%

Zip Code 31794 Race/Ethnicity

 White 42.6%
 Black Or African American 36%
 Hispanic 17.4%
 Asian 1.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 2.4%

Zip Code 31794 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2715334192
Male Population47.40%
Female Population52.60%
Total Households10389
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$38804
Income Under $50K Per Year61.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.30%
31794 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Georgia District 8Austin ScottRepublican
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31794 Georgia State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
155Clay PirkleRepublican
170Penny HoustonRepublican
172Sam WatsonRepublican
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31794 Georgia State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
7Tyler HarperRepublican
13Greg KirkRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$150949
Average Real Estate Sale Price$114257
Current Unemployment Level 2.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.2%
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 31794 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)38404753616871706655474055
Avg Max Temp (°F)59637076838991908778706276
Avg Precip (In.)5.354.365.053.463.254.254.674.273.482.573.223.6547.57
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Tifton, GA
CBSA Type31794
CBSA Population42577
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours