Zip Code 39837 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameColquitt
Zip Code StateGeorgia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Miller
Secondary County: Decatur
Area Code229
Current Population:6166
Racial Majority:White 66.34%
Public School Racial Majority:White 61.3%
Unemployment Rate:3.2%
Median Household Income$32090
Average Adjusted Gross Income$51640
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time23.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range125 - 223 ft.
Area265 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)31.15636300, -84.67862200

Zip Code 39837 Description

Zip Code 39837 is located in the state of Georgia in the Tallahassee metro area. Zip code 39837 is primarily located in Miller County. Portions of 39837 are also located in Decatur County. The official US Postal Service name for 39837 is COLQUITT, Georgia. Portions of zip code 39837 are contained within or border the city limits of Colquitt, GA, . The area code for zip code 39837 is 229. 39837 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Georgia.

The current unemployment level in 39837 is 3.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.5% 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 39837 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 39837 public schools is White. 88.9% of students in 39837 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4147 66.34% 3969 +4%
 Black Or African American 2035 32.55% 1995 +2%
 Hispanic 67 1.07% 112 -40%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.03% 14 -86%
 Asian 0 0% 21 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 55 0% 55 -100%

Zip Code 39837 Race/Ethnicity

 White 61.3%
 Black Or African American 33.8%
 Hispanic 2.2%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1.9%

Zip Code 39837 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population61660
Male Population47.70%
Female Population52.30%
Total Households2435
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$32090
Income Under $50K Per Year69.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year21.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.10%
39837 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Georgia District 2Sanford BishopDemocrat
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39837 Georgia State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
154Winfred J. DukesDemocrat
171Jay PowellRepublican
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39837 Georgia State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
11Dean BurkeRepublican
12Freddie Powell SimsDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$253867
Average Real Estate Sale Price$64500
Current Unemployment Level 3.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65g - Dougherty Plain
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 39837 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)39414853616871706655474155
Avg Max Temp (°F)62657379869092928880726479
Avg Precip (In.)6.074.736.083.783.64.895.444.5942.393.674.0953.35
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours