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ZIP Code 39427

Primary City:Carson, MS (View All Cities)
County: Jefferson Davis County
Timezone: Central (3:57pm)
Area code: 601 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.54, -89.79
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39427

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39427. 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 39427. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39427, 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:
Carson, MS

Stats and Demographics for the 39427 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39427 is located in south Mississippi and covers a slightly less 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 39427 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely 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 39427 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,314
Population Density 22 people per sq mi
Housing Units 659
Median Home Value $75,200
Land Area 58.45 sq mi
Water Area 0.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 564
Median Household Income $25,192

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male45274641413540324043504953404023104
Female353130403821383543345858515339191418
Total805876817956786783771081071049379422422

Gender

 Male 659 50%
 Female 655 50%
Gender

Race

 White 817 62.2%
 Black Or African American 480 36.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 4 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 9 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner104158901211054517
Renter613139171162
Total165471991381165119

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 269 48%
 Single Guardian 99 18%
 Singles 183 32%
 Singles With Roommate 13 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 417 74%
 Households with Kids 147 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10571170451191358117811879
Female4139510525910556481010579
Total14181616175610201918101415151821131418

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39427 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39427 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 39427 real estate data, the median home value of $75,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 39427 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 39427 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39427 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,314 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 186 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 301 46%
 Renter Occupied Households 77 12%
 Households Vacant 95 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 5 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 32 34%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 47 49%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 28 23%
 3+ Bedroom 96 77%
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 $25,192 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 39427 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 39427 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. Most commuters in 39427 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 299 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 164 15%
 No Earnings 665 59%
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 299 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 164 15%
 No Earnings 665 59%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 360 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 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 112 29%
 High School Graduate 201 52%
 Associate's degree 11 3%
 Bachelor's degree 40 10%
 Master's degree 19 5%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 396 98%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39427

ZIP Code 39427 is in the Jefferson Davis County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39427.

Jeff Davis County Vocational Tech Center
Hwy 42
Carson, MS 39427
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jefferson Davis County School District

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