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ZIP Code 39204

Primary City:Jackson, MS (View All Cities)
County: Hinds County
Timezone: Central (2:53am)
Area code: 601 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.28, -90.23
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39204

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39204. 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 39204. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39204, 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:
Jackson, MS
Unacceptable:
Jax, Jksn, Jxn

Stats and Demographics for the 39204 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39204 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 39204 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults 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 39204 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,468
Population Density 1,437 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,242
Median Home Value $69,200
Land Area 13.54 sq mi
Water Area 0.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,801
Median Household Income $25,565

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 27Male Median Age: 25Female Median Age: 29

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,010929891810760690553516480574543407250172113797458
Female1,013965850833916947789652566702663457287231176175152185
Total2,0231,8941,7411,6431,6761,6371,3421,1681,0461,2761,206864537403289254226243

Gender

 Male 8,909 46%
 Female 10,559 54%
Gender

Race

 White 1,825 9.4%
 Black Or African American 17,206 88.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 0.1%
 Asian 56 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 136 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 220 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4328251675743425118897
Renter5541,33077679246319010028
Total5971,6121,2921,549897441288125

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,459 21%
 Single Guardian 3,030 45%
 Singles 1,894 28%
 Singles With Roommate 418 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,685 54%
 Households with Kids 3,116 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male197228200206209192185184159192183186166164172174164154146156
Female185221199219188203188196190169183160187151194161181168129160
Total382449399425397395373380349361366346353315366335345322275316

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39204 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 39204 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 39204 real estate data, the median home value of $69,200 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 39204. Rentals in 39204 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39204 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,080 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 30 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 264 1.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 94 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,861 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 707 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,233 51%
 Households Vacant 1,441 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 646 44.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 0.6%
 For Sale Only 105 7.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 1.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 1.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 645 44.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 88 2%
 1 Bedroom 825 21%
 2 Bedroom 1,412 36%
 3+ Bedroom 1,577 40%
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 $25,565 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 39204 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, 39204 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. More commuters in 39204 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,098 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,919 22%
 No Earnings 5,494 41%
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 5,098 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,919 22%
 No Earnings 5,494 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,397 94%
 Public transportation 110 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 228 3%
 Worked at Home 106 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 938 20.3%
 High School Graduate 3,130 67.7%
 Associate's degree 223 4.8%
 Bachelor's degree 184 4.0%
 Master's degree 103 2.2%
 Professional school degree 29 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 19 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,007 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 220 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 512 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39204

ZIP Code 39204 is in the Jackson Public School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39204.

Isable Elementary School
1716 Isable St
Jackson, MS 39204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson Public School District
Key Elementary School
699 West McDowell Rd
Jackson, MS 39204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson Public School District
Lester Elementary School
2350 Oakhurst Dr
Jackson, MS 39204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson Public School District
Wilkins Elementary School
1970 Castle Hill Dr
Jackson, MS 39204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson Public School District
Woodville Heights Elementary School
2930 McDowell Rd Extension
Jackson, MS 39204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson Public School District
George Elementary School
1020 Hunter St
Jackson, MS 39204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson Public School District
Jim Hill High School
2185 Fortune St
Jackson, MS 39204
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jackson Public School District
Wingfield High School
1985 Scanlon Dr
Jackson, MS 39204
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jackson Public School District
St Therese Elementary School
309 W McDowell Rd
Jackson, MS 39204
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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