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ZIP Code 39307

Primary City:Meridian, MS (View All Cities)
County: Lauderdale County
Timezone: Central (5:52am)
Area code: 601 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.3, -88.8
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39307

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39307. 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 39307. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39307, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 39307 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39307 is located in east Mississippi and covers a slightly higher 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 39307 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young 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 39307 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,603
Population Density 195 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,254
Median Home Value $66,000
Land Area 95.44 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,470
Median Household Income $28,216

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male682614613758676771684634683647608543408288206172123103
Female684652627782622631554534586631616586426368316306248221
Total1,3661,2661,2401,5401,2981,4021,2381,1681,2691,2781,2241,129834656522478371324

Gender

 Male 9,213 50%
 Female 9,390 50%
Gender

Race

 White 6,240 33.5%
 Black Or African American 11,850 63.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 52 0.3%
 Asian 109 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.1%
 Other Race 171 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 170 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner60362603852813587466168
Renter20367349747033418414157
Total2631,0351,1001,3221,147771607225

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,128 33%
 Single Guardian 2,094 32%
 Singles 1,961 30%
 Singles With Roommate 287 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,162 64%
 Households with Kids 2,308 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11416018211097140115135127140130116116111127144155149183154
Female133143140147130136129126131119135121141111133131137171210157
Total247303322257227276244261258259265237257222260275292320393311

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39307 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39307 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 39307 real estate data, the median home value of $66,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 39307 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 39307 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39307 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,338 87.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,272 6.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 170 0.9%
 Other Institutional 427 2.3%
 College Student Housing 372 2.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 24 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,281 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,630 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,559 35%
 Households Vacant 784 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 177 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 1%
 For Sale Only 94 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 28 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 454 58%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 320 13%
 2 Bedroom 845 33%
 3+ Bedroom 1,390 54%
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 $28,216 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 39307 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 39307 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 4,684 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,092 21%
 No Earnings 6,925 47%
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 4,684 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,092 21%
 No Earnings 6,925 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,847 94.1%
 Public transportation 2 0.0%
 Taxicab 16 0.3%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 225 3.6%
 Worked at Home 126 2.0%
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 1,814 28.7%
 High School Graduate 3,470 54.9%
 Associate's degree 436 6.9%
 Bachelor's degree 420 6.6%
 Master's degree 132 2.1%
 Professional school degree 19 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 32 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,210 92.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 71 2.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 178 5.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39307

ZIP Code 39307 is in the Meridian Public Schools. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39307.

George Washington Carver Middle School
900 44th Ave
Meridian, MS 39307
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Meridian Public Schools
Northwest Junior High School
4400 32nd St
Meridian, MS 39307
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Meridian Public Schools
Oakland Heights Elementary School
601 59th Ave
Meridian, MS 39307
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Meridian Public Schools
West Hills Elementary School
4100 32nd St
Meridian, MS 39307
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Meridian Public Schools
T J Harris Elementary
3951 12th St
Meridian, MS 39307
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Meridian Public Schools
Calvary Christian School
3917 7th St
Meridian, MS 39307
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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