Zip Code 31903 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameColumbus
Zip Code StateGeorgia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Muscogee
Area Code706 / 762
Current Population:20128
Racial Majority:African American 65.01%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 78.6%
Unemployment Rate:4.3%
Median Household Income$27290
Average Adjusted Gross Income$22260
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time21 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range243 - 341 ft.
Area10 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.41450400, -84.95489100

Zip Code 31903 Description

Zip Code 31903 is located in the state of Georgia in the Columbus, GA metro area. Zip code 31903 is primarily located in Muscogee County. The official US Postal Service name for 31903 is COLUMBUS, Georgia. Portions of zip code 31903 are contained within or border the city limits of Columbus, GA, Fort Benning South, GA, and Phenix City, AL. Zip code 31903 is within area code 706, area code 762 and area code 334. 31903 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Georgia.

The current unemployment level in 31903 is 4.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.6% 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 31903 decreased to 20128 from 22588 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 31903 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 31903 public schools is Black. 99.4% of students in 31903 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3761 16.6% 2703 +39%
 Black Or African American 14728 65.01% 14319 +3%
 Hispanic 2599 11.47% 2246 +16%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.06% 78 -83%
 Asian 284 1.25% 245 +16%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.05% 46 -76%
 Other Race 33 1.53% 33 +952%
 Two Or More Races 458 4.02% 458 +99%

Zip Code 31903 Race/Ethnicity

 White 4.6%
 Black Or African American 78.6%
 Hispanic 11.9%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 4.2%

Zip Code 31903 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2012822588
Male Population46.90%
Female Population53.10%
Total Households7761
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$27290
Income Under $50K Per Year76.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year20.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.00%
31903 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Georgia District 2Sanford BishopDemocrat
Georgia District 3Drew FergusonRepublican
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31903 Georgia State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
135Calvin SmyreDemocrat
136Carolyn HugleyDemocrat
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31903 Georgia State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
15Ed HarbisonDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$86967
Average Real Estate Sale Price$34800
Current Unemployment Level 4.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65p - Southeastern Floodplains and Low Terraces
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 31903 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)36384551606771706553443853
Avg Max Temp (°F)57626976839092918677685976
Avg Precip (In.)4.964.625.813.923.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Columbus, GA-AL
CBSA Type31903
CBSA Population294464
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 31903
Carver High SchoolMuscogee
Spencer High SchoolMuscogee
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 31903
Baker Middle SchoolMuscogee
Eddy Middle SchoolMuscogee
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 31903
Key Elementary SchoolMuscogee