Sparta, GA 31087 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 31087: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Sparta, GA 31087

Acceptable Alternative
Mayfield, GA 31087

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Hancock County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.277, Longitude -82.972
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 31087 has segments in 3 Counties (Baldwin, Hancock, Washington).

  • Businesses Addresses: 203
  • PO Box Addresses: 291
  • Residential Addresses: 3,596
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 48
    • Single Family Addresses: 3,548

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Sparta, GA 31087 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 8,741
Daytime Population: Workers 1,626
Daytime Population: Residents 5,312
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,938
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.79
Population in Households 7,495
Population in Familes 6,108
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,246
Population Density2 19
Diversity Index3 43


Median Household Income $26,695
Average Household Income $38,204
Per Capita Income $15,957


Total Housing Units 5,499 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,271 (41.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 909 (16.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,319 (42.2%)
Median Home Value $87,855
Average Home Value $138,760


Total Households 3,180
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 2,061
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 -1.38% -1.09%
Households -1.05% -1.17%
Families -1.22% -1.29%
Median Household Income   -0.01%
Per Capita Income   1.6%

Sparta, GA 31087 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 31087 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 # 318 55th
Population Density # 621 13th
Diversity Index # 474 33rd
Median Household Income # 669 6th
Per Capita Income # 645 9th

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