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ZIP Code 39179

Primary City:Vaughan, MS (View All Cities)
County: Yazoo County
Timezone: Central (9:06pm)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.8, -90.1
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39179

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39179. 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 39179. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39179, 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:
Vaughan, MS
Acceptable:
Pickens

Stats and Demographics for the 39179 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39179 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 39179 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 39179 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,228
Population Density 15 people per sq mi
Housing Units 501
Median Home Value $73,400
Land Area 81.65 sq mi
Water Area 0.35 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 444
Median Household Income $21,607

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male47444045344139283540515139212312410
Female443732443833383438575443322529181117
Total9181728972747762739710594714652301527

Gender

 Male 604 49%
 Female 624 51%
Gender

Race

 White 336 27.4%
 Black Or African American 891 72.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner429498479593223
Renter218192214640
Total6476810693653623

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 184 41%
 Single Guardian 151 34%
 Singles 101 23%
 Singles With Roommate 8 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 278 63%
 Households with Kids 166 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8101377115101151276101786869
Female11101010514104461710812109676
Total1920231712251514151113141618291815141315

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39179 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39179 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 39179 real estate data, the median home value of $73,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 39179 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 39179 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39179 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,228 100%
 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 168 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 191 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 85 17%
 Households Vacant 57 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 21%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 49%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 32 35%
 2 Bedroom 12 13%
 3+ Bedroom 48 52%
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 $21,607 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 39179 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 39179 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 275 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 79 12%
 No Earnings 310 47%
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 275 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 79 12%
 No Earnings 310 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 324 98%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 8 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. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 86 31%
 High School Graduate 162 59%
 Associate's degree 5 2%
 Bachelor's degree 16 6%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 6 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 45 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 8 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39179

ZIP Code 39179 is in the Yazoo County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39179.

Linwood Elementary School
3439 Vaughan Rd
Vaughan, MS 39179
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Yazoo County School District

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