Valdosta, GA 31605 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 31605: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Valdosta, GA 31605

Not Acceptable, USPS
Bemiss, GA 31605

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 252
  • Single Family Addresses: 7,750
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 911
  • County: Lowndes County
  • Centroid: Latitude 30.935, Longitude -83.221
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 31605 has segments in 2 Counties (Lanier, Lowndes).

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Valdosta, GA 31605 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 22,088
Daytime Population: Workers 2,373
Daytime Population: Residents 11,295
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 13,668
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.62
Population in Households 21,862
Population in Familes 18,443
Population in Group Qrtrs 226
Population Density2 477
Diversity Index3 59


Median Household Income $56,534
Average Household Income $69,830
Per Capita Income $26,425


Total Housing Units 8,960 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,959 (55.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,313 (37.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 688 ( 7.7%)
Median Home Value $159,039
Average Home Value $205,435


Total Households 8,272
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 5,978
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 1.25% 0.99%
Households 1.27% 0.99%
Families 1.09% 0.86%
Median Household Income   1.71%
Per Capita Income   2.42%

Valdosta, GA 31605 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 31605 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 # 187 74th
Population Density # 190 73rd
Diversity Index # 156 78th
Median Household Income # 146 80th
Per Capita Income # 170 76th

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