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ZIP Code 39212

Primary City:Jackson, MS (View All Cities)
County: Hinds County
Timezone: Central (2:32pm)
Area code: 601 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.24, -90.26
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39212

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39212. 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 39212. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39212, 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 39212 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39212 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 39212 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. 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 39212 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 33,263
Population Density 1,293 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,646
Median Home Value $89,200
Land Area 25.72 sq mi
Water Area 0.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,310
Median Household Income $37,678

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 27Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3881,6111,6451,5461,1489759709991,0281,0571,03573651932821316211667
Female1,3551,4931,5141,5411,1581,3611,3721,4021,3031,2871,188940600360304225174143
Total2,7433,1043,1593,0872,3062,3362,3422,4012,3312,3442,2231,6761,119688517387290210

Gender

 Male 15,543 47%
 Female 17,720 53%
Gender

Race

 White 5,146 15.5%
 Black Or African American 27,478 82.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 45 0.1%
 Asian 54 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 189 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 344 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner667921,7892,0211,366659420118
Renter3791,4969756933521274710
Total4452,2882,7642,7141,718786467128

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,092 36%
 Single Guardian 4,378 39%
 Singles 2,345 21%
 Singles With Roommate 495 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,909 52%
 Households with Kids 5,401 48%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male274278276298323311303335339343303319340340304330313332267235
Female250276283298283313297280320308304325275302311377295288270245
Total524554559596606624600615659651607644615642615707608620537480

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39212 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39212 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 39212 real estate data, the median home value of $89,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 39212 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 39212 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39212 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 33,235 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 28 0.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,865 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,366 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,079 32%
 Households Vacant 1,336 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 558 42%
 Rented & Unoccupied 24 2%
 For Sale Only 253 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 39 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 25 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 437 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 258 6%
 2 Bedroom 1,175 29%
 3+ Bedroom 2,679 65%
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 $37,678 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 39212 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, 39212 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 39212 can expect to fall in that range. 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 10,725 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,174 21%
 No Earnings 8,219 34%
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 10,725 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,174 21%
 No Earnings 8,219 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,480 96.7%
 Public transportation 59 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 12 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 196 1.4%
 Worked at Home 193 1.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,313 16.2%
 High School Graduate 4,781 58.9%
 Associate's degree 669 8.2%
 Bachelor's degree 1,061 13.1%
 Master's degree 169 2.1%
 Professional school degree 71 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 54 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 8,398 85.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 576 5.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 799 8.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39212

ZIP Code 39212 is in the Jackson Public School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39212.

Baker Elementary School
300 East Santa Clair St
Jackson, MS 39212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson Public School District
Lee Elementary School
330 Judy St
Jackson, MS 39212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson Public School District
Marshall Elementary School
2909 Oak Forest Dr
Jackson, MS 39212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson Public School District
Oak Forest Elementary School
1831 Smallwood Dr
Jackson, MS 39212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson Public School District
Peeples Middle School
2940 Belvedere Dr
Jackson, MS 39212
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jackson Public School District
Sykes Elementary School
3555 Simpson St
Jackson, MS 39212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson Public School District
Whitten Middle School
210 Daniel Lake Blvd
Jackson, MS 39212
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jackson Public School District
Bates Elementary School
3180 McDowell Rd Ext
Jackson, MS 39212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson Public School District
Cardozo Middle School
3180 McDowell Rd Ext
Jackson, MS 39212
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jackson Public School District
Forest Hill High School
2607 Raymond Rd
Jackson, MS 39212
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jackson Public School District
Southwest Academy
2877 Fairhill Dr
Jackson, MS 39212
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Emmanuel Christian School
1109 Cooper Rd
Jackson, MS 39212
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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