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ZIP Code 39301

Primary City:Meridian, MS (View All Cities)
County: Lauderdale County
Timezone: Central (10:06pm)
Area code: 601 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.3, -88.6
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39301

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39301. 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 39301. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39301, 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:
Meridian, MS
Unacceptable:
Mdn, Meeham, Russell

Stats and Demographics for the 39301 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39301 is located in east Mississippi and covers a large 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 39301 are primarily white. 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 39301 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,449
Population Density 98 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,442
Median Home Value $72,100
Land Area 278.94 sq mi
Water Area 1.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,897
Median Household Income $30,821

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0249769481,049973911704809774941971798664501453249188123
Female1,0019638761,0539361,000846913961946964958786587519399346339
Total2,0251,9391,8242,1021,9091,9111,5501,7221,7351,8871,9351,7561,4501,088972648534462

Gender

 Male 13,056 48%
 Female 14,393 52%
Gender

Race

 White 13,856 50.5%
 Black Or African American 13,032 47.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 64 0.2%
 Asian 169 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 130 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 197 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1035519621,3961,3951,049640254
Renter4791,11090986160533519454
Total5821,6611,8712,2572,0001,384834308

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,991 37%
 Single Guardian 2,992 27%
 Singles 3,459 32%
 Singles With Roommate 455 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,250 67%
 Households with Kids 3,647 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male182207219223213189172206196213184160177214209212224225179205
Female198233185194205206177197178186162167167194200200224226203198
Total380440404417418395349403374399346327344408409412448451382403

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39301 has a slightly less 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 owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39301 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 39301 real estate data, the median home value of $72,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 39301 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 39301 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39301 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,803 97.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 205 0.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 24 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 223 0.8%
 Other Institutional 50 0.2%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 144 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,224 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,126 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,547 37%
 Households Vacant 1,545 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 324 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 1%
 For Sale Only 77 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 32 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 85 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,008 65%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 119 3%
 1 Bedroom 741 18%
 2 Bedroom 1,556 38%
 3+ Bedroom 1,705 41%
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 $30,821 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 39301 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, 39301 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 39301 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 7,540 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,600 23%
 No Earnings 8,227 40%
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 7,540 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,600 23%
 No Earnings 8,227 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,896 94.6%
 Public transportation 54 0.5%
 Taxicab 91 0.9%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 327 3.1%
 Worked at Home 93 0.9%
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 1,487 19.5%
 High School Graduate 4,887 64.2%
 Associate's degree 344 4.5%
 Bachelor's degree 637 8.4%
 Master's degree 163 2.1%
 Professional school degree 31 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 62 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,064 85.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 313 5.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 542 9.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39301

ZIP Code 39301 is in the Meridian Public Schools. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39301.

Marion Park Complex
2815 25th St
Meridian, MS 39301
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Meridian Public Schools
Clarkdale Middle School
7000 Hwy 145
Meridian, MS 39301
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lauderdale County School District
Southeast Lauderdale Middle School
2535 Old Hwy 19 S.e.
Meridian, MS 39301
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lauderdale County School District
Southeast Lauderdale Elementary
2362 a Long Creek Rd
Meridian, MS 39301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lauderdale County School District
Crestwood Elementary School
730 Crestwood Dr
Meridian, MS 39301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Meridian Public Schools
Southeast Lauderdale High School
2362 Longcreek Raod
Meridian, MS 39301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lauderdale County School District
Clarkdale High School
7000 Hwy 145
Meridian, MS 39301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lauderdale County School District
St Patrick Elementary School
2700 Davis St
Meridian, MS 39301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Russell Christian Academy
1844d Highway 11 and 80
Meridian, MS 39301
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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