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ZIP Code 39272

Primary City:Byram, MS (View All Cities)
County: Hinds County
Timezone: Central (6:14am)
Area code: 601 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.19, -90.24
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39272

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39272. 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 39272. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39272, 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:
Byram, MS
Acceptable:
Jackson
Unacceptable:
Jax, Jksn, Jxn

Stats and Demographics for the 39272 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39272 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 39272 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 a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 39272 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,551
Population Density 570 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,060
Median Home Value $133,800
Land Area 22.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.43 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,768
Median Household Income $56,382

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male54849051142830647455551244738832327321112482626225
Female4805225084693665886675945404714123152521661311168647
Total1,0281,0121,0198976721,0621,2221,10698785973558846329021317814872

Gender

 Male 5,821 46%
 Female 6,730 54%
Gender

Race

 White 5,274 42.0%
 Black Or African American 6,994 55.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 0.2%
 Asian 117 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 28 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 109 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3978293878354629020138
Renter914132951949637196
Total1301,1951,23397764232722044

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,262 47%
 Single Guardian 1,195 25%
 Singles 1,128 24%
 Singles With Roommate 183 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,670 56%
 Households with Kids 2,098 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1081081091161079311787861081149989101968892777562
Female981041147510811191931191088810110510612687103936068
Total206212223191215204208180205216202200194207222175195170135130

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39272 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39272 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 39272 real estate data, the median home value of $133,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 39272. Rentals in 39272 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39272 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,551 100%
 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 3,105 61%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 512 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,151 23%
 Households Vacant 292 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 121 41.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 2.1%
 For Sale Only 85 29.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 6.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 4.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 48 16.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 1%
 1 Bedroom 121 9%
 2 Bedroom 434 33%
 3+ Bedroom 746 57%
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 $56,382 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 39272 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 39272 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 5,132 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,386 24%
 No Earnings 2,531 25%
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 5,132 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,386 24%
 No Earnings 2,531 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,654 95.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 12 0.2%
 Motorcycle 21 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 98 1.4%
 Worked at Home 204 2.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 378 11.1%
 High School Graduate 1,923 56.7%
 Associate's degree 270 8.0%
 Bachelor's degree 601 17.7%
 Master's degree 156 4.6%
 Professional school degree 25 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 38 1.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,540 77.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 546 16.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 202 6.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39272

ZIP Code 39272 is in the Hinds County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39272.

Gary Road Intermediate School
7255 Gary Rd
Jackson, MS 39272
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hinds County School District
Gary Road Elementary
7241 Gary Rd
Jackson, MS 39272
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hinds County School District

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