Cairo, GA 39828 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 39828: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Cairo, GA 39828

Not Acceptable, USPS
Cario, GA 39828
Karo, GA 39828

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 660
  • Single Family Addresses: 5,584
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 176
  • County: Grady County
  • Centroid: Latitude 30.874, Longitude -84.209
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 39828 has segments in 2 Counties (Decatur, Grady).

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Cairo, GA 39828 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 14,823
Population in Households 14,712
Population in Familes 12,118
Population in Group Qrtrs 111
Population Density1 127
Diversity Index2 71


Total Households 5,586
Average Household Size 2.63
Family Households 3,872
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,397 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,244 (50.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,342 (36.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 811 (12.7%)
Median Home Value $90,350
Average Home Value $124,021


Median Household Income $31,494
Average Household Income $44,580
Per Capita Income $16,818
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.14% -0.05%
Households -0.06% -0.04%
Families -0.27% -0.17%
Median Household Income   2.89%
Per Capita Income   2.34%
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.


Cairo, GA 39828 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 39828 to the other 711 ZIP Codes in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 242 66th
Population Density1 # 313 56th
Diversity Index2 # 42 94th
Median Household Income # 582 18th
Per Capita Income # 561 21st

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Georgia Census Data Comparison Tool.