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ZIP Code 39402

Primary City:Hattiesburg, MS (View All Cities)
County: Forrest County
Timezone: Central (3:59am)
Area code: 601 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.3, -89.4
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39402

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39402. 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 39402. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39402, 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:
Hattiesburg, MS

Stats and Demographics for the 39402 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39402 is located in south 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 39402 are primarily white. 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 a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 39402 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 37,492
Population Density 427 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,884
Median Home Value $183,200
Land Area 87.86 sq mi
Water Area 1.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,148
Median Household Income $54,592

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3241,3091,2721,2031,6191,5341,3101,2501,0671,0791,083929873618489370278216
Female1,3691,2661,2061,2291,9081,6401,3571,2921,1481,2421,1791,073979722633545433448
Total2,6932,5752,4782,4323,5273,1742,6672,5422,2152,3212,2622,0021,8521,3401,122915711664

Gender

 Male 17,823 48%
 Female 19,669 52%
Gender

Race

 White 26,846 71.6%
 Black Or African American 9,124 24.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 78 0.2%
 Asian 635 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 24 0.1%
 Other Race 309 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 476 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1811,3031,7042,0411,8571,332901264
Renter1,1991,783961645364220207186
Total1,3803,0862,6652,6862,2211,5521,108450

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,167 47%
 Single Guardian 2,589 17%
 Singles 4,095 27%
 Singles With Roommate 1,297 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,135 67%
 Households with Kids 5,013 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male256265281246241280265259264251258247262254219267252237228276
Female296253292273241292245250238237264249218238256277218213265357
Total552518573519482572510509502488522496480492475544470450493633

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39402 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39402 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 39402 real estate data, the median home value of $183,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 39402. Rentals in 39402 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39402 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 37,105 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 162 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 129 0.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 96 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,545 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,038 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,565 33%
 Households Vacant 1,736 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 762 44%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 1%
 For Sale Only 265 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 36 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 395 23%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 258 15%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 117 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,086 18%
 2 Bedroom 2,797 46%
 3+ Bedroom 2,137 35%
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 $54,592 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 39402 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. More commuters in 39402 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 13,678 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,374 27%
 No Earnings 8,571 28%
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 13,678 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,374 27%
 No Earnings 8,571 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,870 93.1%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 52 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 762 4.0%
 Worked at Home 517 2.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 39402 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 431 4%
 High School Graduate 4,744 40%
 Associate's degree 1,048 9%
 Bachelor's degree 3,510 30%
 Master's degree 1,013 9%
 Professional school degree 583 5%
 Doctorate degree 407 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,111 76.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,103 13.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 777 9.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39402

ZIP Code 39402 is in the Forrest County School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39402.

Rawls Springs Attendance Center
10 Archie Smith Rd
Hattiesburg, MS 39402
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Forrest County School District
Thames Elementary School
2900 Jamestown Rd
Hattiesburg, MS 39402
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hattiesburg Public School District
Oak Grove Primary
70 Leaf Ln
Hattiesburg, MS 39402
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lamar County School District
Oak Grove Upper Elementary
1760 Old Hwy 24
Hattiesburg, MS 39402
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lamar County School District
Oak Grove Middle School
2543 Old Hwy24
Hattiesburg, MS 39402
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lamar County School District
Oak Grove Lower Elementary
1762 Old Hwy 24
Hattiesburg, MS 39402
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lamar County School District
Oak Grove High School
5198 Old Hwy11
Hattiesburg, MS 39402
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lamar County School District

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