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ZIP Code 39475

Primary City:Purvis, MS (View All Cities)
County: Lamar County
Timezone: Central (7:36am)
Area code: 601 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.2, -89.4
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39475

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39475. 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 39475. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39475, 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:
Purvis, MS
Unacceptable:
Pine Ridge, Rock Hill

Stats and Demographics for the 39475 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39475 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 39475 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 large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 39475 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,225
Population Density 73 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,980
Median Home Value $143,500
Land Area 167.94 sq mi
Water Area 0.51 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,582
Median Household Income $51,124

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4684754554513343974334264414613853533062091721157729
Female4534224294203704274804644024544333683142652311509264
Total92189788487170482491389084391581872162047440326516993

Gender

 Male 5,987 49%
 Female 6,238 51%
Gender

Race

 White 10,737 87.8%
 Black Or African American 1,230 10.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 30 0.2%
 Asian 65 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 44 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 111 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6848966676466550328463
Renter12033124017311949417
Total18882090693778455232570

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,569 56%
 Single Guardian 826 18%
 Singles 1,001 22%
 Singles With Roommate 186 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,800 61%
 Households with Kids 1,782 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male86929910098971028989851038797838980888810677
Female879410197898170978595838879849078106905675
Total173186200197187178172186174180186175176167179158194178162152

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39475 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39475 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 39475 real estate data, the median home value of $143,500 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 39475. Rentals in 39475 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39475 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,095 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 130 1%
 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 2,142 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,360 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,080 22%
 Households Vacant 398 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 88 22.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.5%
 For Sale Only 61 15.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 2.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 52 13.1%
 For Migrant Workers 8 2.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 176 44.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 0.5%
 1 Bedroom 88 9.2%
 2 Bedroom 381 39.6%
 3+ Bedroom 487 50.7%
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 $51,124 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 39475 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 39475 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,248 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,924 20%
 No Earnings 3,340 35%
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 4,248 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,924 20%
 No Earnings 3,340 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,141 93.5%
 Public transportation 21 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 16 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 99 1.8%
 Worked at Home 220 4.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 281 8%
 High School Graduate 2,484 67%
 Associate's degree 286 8%
 Bachelor's degree 476 13%
 Master's degree 174 5%
 Professional school degree 30 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,204 78.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 366 13.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 224 8.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39475

ZIP Code 39475 is in the Lamar County School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39475.

Jefferson/Todd Alternative Program
424 Martin Luther King Dr
Purvis, MS 39475
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lamar County School District
Purvis Lower Elementary
5976 U.s. Hwy 11
Purvis, MS 39475
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lamar County School District
Purvis Middle School
220 School St
Purvis, MS 39475
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lamar County School District
Purvis Upper Elementary
310 Mitchell
Purvis, MS 39475
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lamar County School District
Purvis High School
220 School St
Purvis, MS 39475
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lamar County School District
Lamar County Vocational Tech Center
41 College Dr
Purvis, MS 39475
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lamar County School District
Lamar Christian School
62 Purvis-oloh Rd
Purvis, MS 39475
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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