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ZIP Code 39159

Primary City:Rolling Fork, MS (View All Cities)
County: Sharkey County
Timezone: Central (10:07am)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.8, -90.8
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39159

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39159. 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 39159. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39159, 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:
Rolling Fork, MS
Acceptable:
Fitler
Unacceptable:
Onward

Stats and Demographics for the 39159 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39159 is located in west Mississippi and covers a large 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 39159 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 39159 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,334
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,439
Median Home Value $70,800
Land Area 292.26 sq mi
Water Area 2.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,281
Median Household Income $27,852

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1201131041179586659075101121132987662443420
Female10598104122109918896901261761491117164705457
Total2252112082392041771531861652272972812091471261148877

Gender

 Male 1,553 47%
 Female 1,781 53%
Gender

Race

 White 1,100 33.0%
 Black Or African American 2,199 66.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 9 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 8 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 16 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner755901622031369233
Renter21797113297523516
Total2813416129430018812749

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 448 35%
 Single Guardian 380 30%
 Singles 412 32%
 Singles With Roommate 41 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 878 69%
 Households with Kids 403 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2824271826241528202618221721262632132020
Female1725142016201820242119311518282130232018
Total4549413842443348444737533239544762364038

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39159 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39159 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 39159 real estate data, the median home value of $70,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 39159. Rentals in 39159 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39159 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,226 96.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 59 1.8%
 Other Institutional 10 0.3%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 39 1.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 327 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 451 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 503 35%
 Households Vacant 158 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 27 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 8 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 42 27%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 67 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 2%
 1 Bedroom 109 23%
 2 Bedroom 144 30%
 3+ Bedroom 217 45%
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 $27,852 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 39159 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 39159 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 716 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 613 23%
 No Earnings 1,300 49%
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 716 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 613 23%
 No Earnings 1,300 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 964 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 18 2%
 Worked at Home 29 3%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 254 24%
 High School Graduate 622 60%
 Associate's degree 94 9%
 Bachelor's degree 38 4%
 Master's degree 19 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 17 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 352 71%
 Enrolled in Private School 102 21%
 Not Enrolled in School 39 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39159

ZIP Code 39159 is in the South Delta School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39159.

South Delta Elementary School
138 Weathers Ave
Rolling Fork, MS 39159
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Delta School District
South Delta High School
303 Parkway
Rolling Fork, MS 39159
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: South Delta School District
South Delta Vocational Complex
285 Maple St
Rolling Fork, MS 39159
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: South Delta School District
Sharkey-Issaquena Academy
272 Academy Dr
Rolling Fork, MS 39159
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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