De Soto, GA 31743 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 31743: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
De Soto, GA 31743

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 14
  • Single Family Addresses: 146
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Sumter County
  • Centroid: Latitude 31.974, Longitude -84.028
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 31743 has segments in 2 Counties (Lee, Sumter).

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De Soto, GA 31743 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 591
Population in Households 591
Population in Familes 490
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 19
Diversity Index2 56


Total Households 225
Average Household Size 2.63
Family Households 152
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 262 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 157 (59.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 68 (26.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 37 (14.1%)
Median Home Value $83,974
Average Home Value $129,459


Median Household Income $34,139
Average Household Income $55,200
Per Capita Income $21,015
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.58% -0.62%
Households -0.35% -0.54%
Families -0.52% -0.67%
Median Household Income   1.38%
Per Capita Income   1.4%
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.

De Soto, GA 31743 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 31743 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 # 663 8th
Population Density1 # 621 14th
Diversity Index2 # 215 70th
Median Household Income # 540 25th
Per Capita Income # 332 54th

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