Macon, GA 31204 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 31204: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Macon, GA 31204

Acceptable Alternative
Payne, GA 31204
Payne City, GA 31204

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,008
  • Single Family Addresses: 12,459
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 859
  • County: Bibb County
  • Centroid: Latitude 32.842, Longitude -83.677
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Macon, GA 31204 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 30,481
Population in Households 29,677
Population in Familes 22,704
Population in Group Qrtrs 804
Population Density1 2,133
Diversity Index2 51


Total Households 12,432
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 7,249
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 15,310 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,622 (36.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,810 (44.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,878 (18.8%)
Median Home Value $99,576
Average Home Value $135,014


Median Household Income $30,403
Average Household Income $46,849
Per Capita Income $19,712
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.36% -0.26%
Households -0.56% -0.39%
Families -0.79% -0.54%
Median Household Income   0.2%
Per Capita Income   1.61%
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.

Macon, GA 31204 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 31204 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 # 121 83rd
Population Density1 # 84 88th
Diversity Index2 # 339 53rd
Median Household Income # 615 14th
Per Capita Income # 416 42nd

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