Georgetown, GA 39854 ZIP Code Profile

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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
Georgetown, GA 39854

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 77
  • Single Family Addresses: 953
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Quitman County
  • Centroid: Latitude 31.874, Longitude -85.105
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 39854 has segments in 2 Counties (Clay, Quitman).

Georgetown, GA 39854 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 39854 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 # 516 26th
Population Density1 # 592 15th
Diversity Index2 # 304 57th
Median Household Income # 546 22nd
Per Capita Income # 546 22nd

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Georgetown, GA 39854 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 2,333
Population in Households 2,333
Population in Familes 1,902
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 21
Diversity Index2 52


Total Households 982
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 638
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,977 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 741 (37.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 241 (12.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 995 (50.3%)
Median Home Value $81,889
Average Home Value $106,781


Median Household Income $31,671
Average Household Income $38,364
Per Capita Income $16,148
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.73% -0.7%
Households -0.5% -0.6%
Families -0.69% -0.7%
Median Household Income   2.5%
Per Capita Income   2.46%
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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