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ZIP Code 39327

Primary City:Decatur, MS (View All Cities)
County: Newton County
Timezone: Central (9:28am)
Area code: 601 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.4, -89.1
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39327

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39327. 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 39327. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39327, 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:
Decatur, MS

Stats and Demographics for the 39327 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39327 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 39327 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 39327 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,190
Population Density 40 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,692
Median Home Value $89,100
Land Area 104.09 sq mi
Water Area 0.42 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,509
Median Household Income $54,444

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male143138127275176108114142135115118881057273502419
Female1391481212611851121291531221071291191109187664247
Total2822862485363612202432952572222472072151631601166666

Gender

 Male 2,022 48%
 Female 2,168 52%
Gender

Race

 White 3,054 72.9%
 Black Or African American 1,065 25.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 26 0.6%
 Asian 7 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 14 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 24 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1212420720822017112245
Renter719781643527178
Total8322128827225519813953

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 776 51%
 Single Guardian 279 18%
 Singles 395 26%
 Singles With Roommate 59 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 967 64%
 Households with Kids 542 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male24283830282124273825302429193223277411979
Female29352726292632392224222127271824258211279
Total5363655657475666604952455646504752156231158

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39327 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39327 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 39327 real estate data, the median home value of $89,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 39327. Rentals in 39327 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39327 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,752 90%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 46 1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 392 9%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 507 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 602 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 400 24%
 Households Vacant 183 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 29 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 13 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 108 59%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 11 3%
 1 Bedroom 20 5%
 2 Bedroom 122 31%
 3+ Bedroom 247 62%
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 $54,444 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 39327 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. However, that is not the case in 39327. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,278 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 910 27%
 No Earnings 1,133 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 1,278 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 910 27%
 No Earnings 1,133 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,679 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 96 5%
 Worked at Home 49 3%
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 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 133 12%
 High School Graduate 511 47%
 Associate's degree 171 16%
 Bachelor's degree 137 13%
 Master's degree 96 9%
 Professional school degree 9 1%
 Doctorate degree 29 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 638 72%
 Enrolled in Private School 152 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 96 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39327

ZIP Code 39327 is in the Newton County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39327.

Newton County High School
16255 Hwy 503
Decatur, MS 39327
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Newton County School District
East Central Alternative School
Railroad St
Decatur, MS 39327
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Newton County School District
Newton County Elementary School
15881 Hwy 15
Decatur, MS 39327
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newton County School District
Newton County Vocational Complex
15935 Hwy 15 North
Decatur, MS 39327
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Newton County School District
Newton County Academy
14602 Highway 15
Decatur, MS 39327
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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