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ZIP Code 39209

Primary City:Jackson, MS (View All Cities)
County: Hinds County
Timezone: Central (9:20pm)
Area code: 601 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.4, -90.3
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39209

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39209. 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 39209. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39209, 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, Metrocenter

Stats and Demographics for the 39209 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39209 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 39209 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 an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 39209 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 29,617
Population Density 487 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,813
Median Home Value $64,100
Land Area 60.84 sq mi
Water Area 0.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,505
Median Household Income $25,885

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2931,1221,2151,2781,1411,040872709672894965855618390249191136117
Female1,2181,1361,1811,2811,3681,1769708399271,1351,2581,082743491355283199218
Total2,5112,2582,3962,5592,5092,2161,8421,5481,5992,0292,2231,9371,361881604474335335

Gender

 Male 13,757 46%
 Female 15,860 54%
Gender

Race

 White 2,236 7.5%
 Black Or African American 26,848 90.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 41 0.1%
 Asian 41 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.0%
 Other Race 189 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 249 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner492986041,3971,447721437146
Renter5531,4481,1331,15270926610540
Total6021,7461,7372,5492,156987542186

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,697 26%
 Single Guardian 4,479 43%
 Singles 2,818 27%
 Singles With Roommate 511 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,227 59%
 Households with Kids 4,278 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male283252278225221214229223235258226243246242244258275260241259
Female251256220241226234196236244235240240246220247244307241242271
Total534508498466447448425459479493466483492462491502582501483530

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39209 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 39209 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1950s. Looking at 39209 real estate data, the median home value of $64,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 39209 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 39209 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39209 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,327 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 6 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 203 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 81 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,258 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,841 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,406 42%
 Households Vacant 2,308 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 960 41.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 25 1.1%
 For Sale Only 106 4.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 43 1.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 29 1.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,144 49.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 100 2%
 1 Bedroom 632 12%
 2 Bedroom 1,720 33%
 3+ Bedroom 2,813 53%
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 $25,885 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 39209 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, 39209 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 39209 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 8,193 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,758 17%
 No Earnings 9,634 45%
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 8,193 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,758 17%
 No Earnings 9,634 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,752 93%
 Public transportation 226 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 357 3%
 Worked at Home 161 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. 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 1,874 25.2%
 High School Graduate 4,361 58.6%
 Associate's degree 230 3.1%
 Bachelor's degree 650 8.7%
 Master's degree 309 4.2%
 Professional school degree 8 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 13 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,999 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 201 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 628 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39209

ZIP Code 39209 is in the Jackson Public School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39209.

Clausell Elementary School
3330 Harley St
Jackson, MS 39209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson Public School District
French Elementary School
311 Joel Ave
Jackson, MS 39209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson Public School District
Hardy Middle School
545 Ellis Ave
Jackson, MS 39209
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jackson Public School District
John Hopkins Elementary School
170 John Hopkins Rd
Jackson, MS 39209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson Public School District
Lake Elementary School
472 Mt Vernon Ave
Jackson, MS 39209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson Public School District
Raines Elementary School
156 Flag Chapel Rd
Jackson, MS 39209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson Public School District
Siwell Middle School
1983 North Siwell Rd
Jackson, MS 39209
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jackson Public School District
Timberlawn Elementary School
1980 North Siwell Rd
Jackson, MS 39209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson Public School District
Van Winkle Elementary School
1655 Whiting Rd
Jackson, MS 39209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson Public School District
Pecan Park Elementary School
415 Claiborne Ave
Jackson, MS 39209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson Public School District
Career Development Center
2703 First Ave
Jackson, MS 39209
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jackson Public School District
Provine High School
2400 Robinson Rd
Jackson, MS 39209
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jackson Public School District
Magnolia Speech School
733 N Flag Chapel Rd
Jackson, MS 39209
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Faith Academy of Jackson
5835 Highway 80 W
Jackson, MS 39209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kids Company / Harvard Christian Academy
3809 W Northside Dr
Jackson, MS 39209
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
The Total Child Learning Center
1008 Peyton Ave
Jackson, MS 39209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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