Albany, GA 31705 ZIP Code Profile

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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
Albany, GA 31705

Acceptable Alternative
Bridgeboro, GA 31705

Not Acceptable, USPS
Radium Springs, GA 31705

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 675
  • Single Family Addresses: 11,528
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 624
  • County: Dougherty County
  • Centroid: Latitude 31.559, Longitude -84.09
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 31705 has segments in 3 Counties (Dougherty, Mitchell, Worth).

Albany, GA 31705 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 31705 to the other 697 ZIP Codes in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 87 88th
Population Density1 # 226 68th
Diversity Index2 # 391 44th
Median Household Income # 658 6th
Per Capita Income # 653 6th

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Albany, GA 31705 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 34,932
Population in Households 31,755
Population in Familes 26,226
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,177
Population Density1 253
Diversity Index2 48


Total Households 11,908
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 8,177
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 13,733 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,627 (41.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,281 (45.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,825 (13.3%)
Median Home Value $123,787
Average Home Value $149,507


Median Household Income $25,509
Average Household Income $35,609
Per Capita Income $12,932
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.2% -0.28%
Households 0.04% -0.19%
Families -0.12% -0.3%
Median Household Income   2.07%
Per Capita Income   2.49%
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.

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