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ZIP Code 39217

Primary City:Jackson, MS (View All Cities)
Organization:Jackson State University, Jax, Jksn, Jxn
ZIP Type: Unique
County: Hinds County
Timezone: Central (8:34am)
Area code: 601 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.298, -90.212
ZIP (~800 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39217

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39217. 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 39217. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39217, 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:
Jackson State University, Jax, Jksn, Jxn

Stats and Demographics for the 39217 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39217 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 39217 are primarily black or African American. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 39217 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,103
Population Density 71,403 people per sq mi
Housing Units 0
Land Area 0.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 0

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 21Male Median Age: 21Female Median Age: 21

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Gender

 Male 423 38%
 Female 680 62%
Gender

Race

 White 14 1.3%
 Black Or African American 1,054 95.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 8 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 22 2.0%
Race

Children by Age

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Real Estate and Housing

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 0 0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 1,103 100%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 39217 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. A higher percentage of people in 39217 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 39217 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 18 2%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 185 24%
 No Earnings 553 73%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 18 2%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 185 24%
 No Earnings 553 73%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 57 63%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 13%
 Worked at Home 22 24%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 39217 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 0 0%
 High School Graduate 3 100%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4 25%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 75%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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