Buena Vista, GA 31803 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 31803: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Buena Vista, GA 31803

Acceptable Alternative
Tazewell, GA 31803

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 176
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,529
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 17
  • County: Marion County
  • Centroid: Latitude 32.313, Longitude -84.511
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 31803 has segments in 3 Counties (Marion, Schley, Webster).

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Buena Vista, GA 31803 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 5,884
Population in Households 5,805
Population in Familes 4,786
Population in Group Qrtrs 79
Population Density1 21
Diversity Index2 69


Total Households 2,287
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 1,531
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,952 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,455 (49.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 832 (28.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 665 (22.5%)
Median Home Value $96,632
Average Home Value $130,309


Median Household Income $34,075
Average Household Income $47,630
Per Capita Income $19,029
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.0% 0.66%
Households 0.8% 0.55%
Families 0.63% 0.45%
Median Household Income   -2.09%
Per Capita Income   0.81%
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.

Buena Vista, GA 31803 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 31803 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 # 378 47th
Population Density1 # 607 16th
Diversity Index2 # 54 93rd
Median Household Income # 543 24th
Per Capita Income # 464 35th

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