Zip Code 31906 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameColumbus
Zip Code StateGeorgia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Muscogee
Area Code706 / 762
Current Population:21757
Racial Majority:African American 66.18%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 61.6%
Unemployment Rate:5.8%
Median Household Income$35122
Average Adjusted Gross Income$56250
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time17.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range312 - 328 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.46762100, -84.94932000

Zip Code 31906 Description

Zip Code 31906 is located in the state of Georgia in the Columbus, GA metro area. Zip code 31906 is primarily located in Muscogee County. The official US Postal Service name for 31906 is COLUMBUS, Georgia. Portions of zip code 31906 are contained within or border the city limits of Columbus, GA, . Zip code 31906 is within area code 706 and area code 762. 31906 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Georgia.

The current unemployment level in 31906 is 5.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.4% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 31906 decreased to 21757 from 24380 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 31906 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 31906 public schools is Black. 67.4% of students in 31906 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6175 28.15% 5899 +5%
 Black Or African American 14519 66.18% 14597 -1%
 Hispanic 721 3.29% 650 +11%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.02% 31 -87%
 Asian 83 0.38% 133 -38%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 23 -100%
 Other Race 23 0.45% 23 +330%
 Two Or More Races 401 1.54% 401 -16%

Zip Code 31906 Race/Ethnicity

 White 27.3%
 Black Or African American 61.6%
 Hispanic 5.1%
 Asian 2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 3.9%

Zip Code 31906 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2175724380
Male Population45.40%
Female Population54.60%
Total Households9408
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
67.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
55.6%
Median Household Income$35122
Income Under $50K Per Year65.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year21.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.20%
31906 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Georgia District 2Sanford BishopDemocrat
Georgia District 3Drew FergusonRepublican
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31906 Georgia State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
134Richard H. SmithRepublican
135Calvin SmyreDemocrat
136Carolyn HugleyDemocrat
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31906 Georgia State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
15Ed HarbisonDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$190238
Average Real Estate Sale Price$106333
Current Unemployment Level 5.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65c - Sand Hills
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 31906 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)36384551606871716654453854
Avg Max Temp (°F)57626976838992918677685976
Avg Precip (In.)4.884.575.813.913.613.615.133.753.182.43.994.4149.24
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Columbus, GA-AL
CBSA Type31906
CBSA Population294464
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 31906
Carver High SchoolMuscogee
Hardaway High SchoolMuscogee
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 31906
Baker Middle SchoolMuscogee
Richards Middle SchoolMuscogee