Iron City, GA 39859 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 39859: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Iron City, GA 39859

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 20
  • Single Family Addresses: 390
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Seminole County
  • Centroid: Latitude 30.984, Longitude -84.787
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 39859 has segments in 2 Counties (Miller, Seminole).

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Iron City, GA 39859 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,301
Daytime Population: Workers 95
Daytime Population: Residents 733
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 828
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.64
Population in Households 1,301
Population in Familes 1,086
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 19
Diversity Index3 45


Median Household Income $38,791
Average Household Income $54,872
Per Capita Income $22,522


Total Housing Units 623 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 423 (67.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 111 (17.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 89 (14.3%)
Median Home Value $87,184
Average Home Value $108,274


Total Households 534
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 375
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.33% -0.42%
Households -0.26% -0.38%
Families -0.36% -0.48%
Median Household Income   1.86%
Per Capita Income   2.01%

Iron City, GA 39859 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 39859 to the other 710 ZIP Codes in Georgia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 602 15th
Population Density # 622 13th
Diversity Index # 450 37th
Median Household Income # 439 38th
Per Capita Income # 319 55th

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