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ZIP Code 39078

Primary City:Georgetown, MS (View All Cities)
County: Copiah County
Timezone: Central (2:32pm)
Area code: 601 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.88, -90.20
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39078

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39078. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 39078. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39078, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Georgetown, MS

Stats and Demographics for the 39078 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39078 is located in central Mississippi and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 39078 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 39078 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 755
Population Density 22 people per sq mi
Housing Units 361
Median Home Value $71,100
Land Area 34.51 sq mi
Water Area 0.34 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 294
Median Household Income $22,379

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male162528321615291723292727152013672
Female272029311826292022263121292423111110
Total434557633441583745555848444436171812

Gender

 Male 347 46%
 Female 408 54%
Gender

Race

 White 297 39.3%
 Black Or African American 445 58.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.4%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 9 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner12334494550307
Renter11291410801
Total23543635558308

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 127 43%
 Single Guardian 76 26%
 Singles 82 28%
 Singles With Roommate 9 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 197 67%
 Households with Kids 97 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5511112615486284116653
Female547628622277587784510
Total109871310123761513716111814101013

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39078 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39078 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 39078 real estate data, the median home value of $71,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 39078 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 39078 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39078 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 755 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 86 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 153 42%
 Renter Occupied Households 55 15%
 Households Vacant 67 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 56 84%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 21 38%
 2 Bedroom 6 11%
 3+ Bedroom 28 51%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $22,379 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 39078 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 39078 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 39078. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 209 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 185 24%
 No Earnings 365 48%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 209 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 185 24%
 No Earnings 365 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 353 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 3%
 Worked at Home 6 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 108 31%
 High School Graduate 228 64%
 Associate's degree 7 2%
 Bachelor's degree 11 3%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 99 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 3 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 29 22%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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