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ZIP Code 39426

Primary City:Carriere, MS (View All Cities)
County: Pearl River County
Timezone: Central (4:36am)
Area code: 601 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.7, -89.7
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39426

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39426. 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 39426. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39426, 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:
Carriere, MS
Unacceptable:
Henleyfield, Mill Creek, Ozona

Stats and Demographics for the 39426 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39426 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 39426 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 39426 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,301
Population Density 93 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,908
Median Home Value $154,700
Land Area 175.92 sq mi
Water Area 2.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,060
Median Household Income $49,264

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male57859164356338644043751954461056456659142829120810269
Female529537540530413393505531528606626587567451293245162128
Total1,1071,1281,1831,0937998339421,0501,0721,2161,1901,1531,158879584453264197

Gender

 Male 8,130 50%
 Female 8,171 50%
Gender

Race

 White 15,216 93.3%
 Black Or African American 514 3.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 117 0.7%
 Asian 72 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.1%
 Other Race 110 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 259 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner745328821,1351,198842441125
Renter91195171144108664016
Total1657271,0531,2791,306908481141

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,731 62%
 Single Guardian 880 15%
 Singles 1,227 20%
 Singles With Roommate 222 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,867 64%
 Households with Kids 2,193 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12711511710212012311611311913812613410813710612211811410389
Female9711112310989130991151041349798109102105104128949995
Total224226240211209253215228223272223232217239211226246208202184

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39426 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39426 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 39426 real estate data, the median home value of $154,700 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 39426. Rentals in 39426 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39426 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,250 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 51 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,155 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,074 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 831 12%
 Households Vacant 848 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 95 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 1%
 For Sale Only 130 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 295 35%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 295 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 37 5%
 1 Bedroom 69 10%
 2 Bedroom 45 6%
 3+ Bedroom 567 79%
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 $49,264 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 39426 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 39426. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,321 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,460 20%
 No Earnings 5,571 45%
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 4,321 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,460 20%
 No Earnings 5,571 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,022 91.4%
 Public transportation 11 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 17 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 301 5.5%
 Worked at Home 141 2.6%
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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 922 18.5%
 High School Graduate 2,991 60.2%
 Associate's degree 332 6.7%
 Bachelor's degree 485 9.8%
 Master's degree 165 3.3%
 Professional school degree 14 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 62 1.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,811 73.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 627 16.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 386 10.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39426

ZIP Code 39426 is in the Pearl River County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39426.

Center for Alternative Education
461 Burgetown Rd
Carriere, MS 39426
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Pearl River County School District
Pearl River Central Upper Elementar
1592 Henleyfield McNeill Rd
Carriere, MS 39426
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pearl River County School District
Pearl River Central Junior High School
7391 Hwy 11
Carriere, MS 39426
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pearl River County School District
Pearl River Central Lower Elementar
116 Alphabet Ave
Carriere, MS 39426
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pearl River County School District
Pearl River Central High School
7407 Hwy 11
Carriere, MS 39426
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pearl River County School District

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