Rochelle, GA 31079 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 31079: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Rochelle, GA 31079

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 86
  • Single Family Addresses: 643
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Wilcox County
  • Centroid: Latitude 31.95, Longitude -83.454
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 31079 has segments in 2 Counties (Ben Hill, Wilcox).

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Rochelle, GA 31079 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,571
Population in Households 2,541
Population in Familes 2,116
Population in Group Qrtrs 30
Population Density1 20
Diversity Index2 54


Total Households 1,015
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 704
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,279 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 712 (55.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 303 (23.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 264 (20.6%)
Median Home Value $96,970
Average Home Value $109,164


Median Household Income $35,073
Average Household Income $43,273
Per Capita Income $17,187
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.14% -0.14%
Households -0.08% -0.12%
Families -0.25% -0.2%
Median Household Income   1.36%
Per Capita Income   1.65%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Rochelle, GA 31079 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 31079 to the other 717 ZIP Codes in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 501 30th
Population Density1 # 616 14th
Diversity Index2 # 273 62nd
Median Household Income # 514 28th
Per Capita Income # 580 19th

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