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ZIP Code 39462

Primary City:New Augusta, MS (View All Cities)
County: Perry County
Timezone: Central (3:37am)
Area code: 601 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.2, -89.0
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39462

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39462. 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 39462. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39462, 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:
New Augusta, MS
Unacceptable:
Belleville, Hintonville, Mahned, Wingate

Stats and Demographics for the 39462 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39462 is located in southeast 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 39462 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 39462 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,122
Population Density 21 people per sq mi
Housing Units 534
Median Home Value $81,800
Land Area 54.04 sq mi
Water Area 0.62 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 432
Median Household Income $32,292

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3736546021303036374336383023161267
Female4432393929393738333844404225231558
Total816893995069677470818078724839271115

Gender

 Male 552 49%
 Female 570 51%
Gender

Race

 White 746 66.5%
 Black Or African American 353 31.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.5%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 15 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner339607270592511
Renter525201419541
Total864808689642912

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 202 47%
 Single Guardian 108 25%
 Singles 104 24%
 Singles With Roommate 18 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 265 61%
 Households with Kids 167 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3713127610581011712141313111589
Female81271041174666109881245104
Total111920221117179141617172122212515201813

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39462 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39462 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 39462 real estate data, the median home value of $81,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 39462 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 39462 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for < $200/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39462 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,122 100%
 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 172 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 167 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 93 17%
 Households Vacant 102 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 18 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 2 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 41 40%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 39 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 18 14%
 1 Bedroom 4 3%
 2 Bedroom 49 39%
 3+ Bedroom 54 43%
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 $32,292 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 39462 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 39462 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. However, that is not the case in 39462. 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 283 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 230 21%
 No Earnings 580 53%
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 283 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 230 21%
 No Earnings 580 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 367 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 16 4%
 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. 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 93 21%
 High School Graduate 248 57%
 Associate's degree 75 17%
 Bachelor's degree 22 5%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 322 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 51 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 51 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39462

ZIP Code 39462 is in the Perry County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39462.

Perry County Alternative Center
9899 Hwy 98 East
New Augusta, MS 39462
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Perry County School District
New Augusta Elementary School
100 8th Ave South
New Augusta, MS 39462
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Perry County School District
Perry Central High School
9899 Hwy 98 East
New Augusta, MS 39462
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Perry County School District
Perry County Vocational Complex
9899 a Hwy 98 East
New Augusta, MS 39462
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Perry County School District

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