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ZIP Code 39476

Primary City:Richton, MS (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (12:13am)
Coordinates:31.4, -88.9
ZIP (~18 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39476

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39476. 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 39476. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39476, 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:
Richton, MS
Unacceptable:
East Side, Good Hope, Mcswain, Piave, Rhodes, Sand Hill

Stats and Demographics for the 39476 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39476 is located in southeast Mississippi and covers a large 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 39476 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 39476 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,582
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,238
Median Home Value $88,500
Land Area 403.52 sq mi
Water Area 0.95 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,807
Median Household Income $36,195

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male287255306277186189236242239231296249244154127623930
Female2712752862752042072622352652562792722511821601088461
Total55853059255239039649847750448757552149533628717012391

Gender

 Male 3,649 48%
 Female 3,933 52%
Gender

Race

 White 6,564 86.6%
 Black Or African American 884 11.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 0.3%
 Asian 13 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 40 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 55 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6029542347353536418747
Renter339984816136209
Total9339450755459640020756

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,631 58%
 Single Guardian 510 18%
 Singles 616 22%
 Singles With Roommate 50 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,712 61%
 Households with Kids 1,095 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6158575753513858556057545679545363575035
Female5761504856516253535466545656546269513943
Total1181191071051091021001111081141231081121351081151321088978

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39476 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39476 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 39476 real estate data, the median home value of $88,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 39476. Rentals in 39476 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39476 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,492 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 70 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 20 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,158 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,226 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 423 13%
 Households Vacant 431 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 49 11.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.9%
 For Sale Only 22 5.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 4.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 100 23.2%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 235 54.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 12 5%
 2 Bedroom 65 25%
 3+ Bedroom 188 71%
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 $36,195 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 39476 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. 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 39476. 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 1,715 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 945 17%
 No Earnings 2,742 51%
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 1,715 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 945 17%
 No Earnings 2,742 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,137 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 63 3%
 Worked at Home 120 5%
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 519 23.0%
 High School Graduate 1,292 57.2%
 Associate's degree 255 11.3%
 Bachelor's degree 174 7.7%
 Master's degree 7 0.3%
 Professional school degree 11 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,215 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 74 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 172 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39476

ZIP Code 39476 is in the Greene County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39476.

Sand Hill Elementary School
39455 Hwy 63 North
Richton, MS 39476
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greene County School District
Richton Elementary School
701 Elm Ave
Richton, MS 39476
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richton School District
Richton High School
701 Elm Ave
Richton, MS 39476
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Richton School District

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