Patterson, GA 31557 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 31557: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Patterson, GA 31557

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 72
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,118
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Pierce County
  • Centroid: Latitude 31.376, Longitude -82.105
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 31557 has segments in 3 Counties (Appling, Brantley, Pierce).

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Patterson, GA 31557 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,144
Daytime Population: Workers 731
Daytime Population: Residents 1,767
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,498
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.79
Population in Households 3,143
Population in Familes 2,733
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density2 28
Diversity Index3 37


Median Household Income $37,482
Average Household Income $54,461
Per Capita Income $20,340


Total Housing Units 1,391 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 919 (66.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 255 (18.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 217 (15.6%)
Median Home Value $90,134
Average Home Value $129,108


Total Households 1,174
Average Household Size 2.68
Family Households 873
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.26% 0.28%
Households 0.12% 0.22%
Families -0.02% 0.14%
Median Household Income   1.64%
Per Capita Income   3.32%

Patterson, GA 31557 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 31557 to the other 710 ZIP Codes in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 465 35th
Population Density # 550 23rd
Diversity Index # 529 25th
Median Household Income # 486 32nd
Per Capita Income # 437 39th

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