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ZIP Code 39520

Primary City:Bay Saint Louis, MS (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Bay St. Louis
County: Hancock County
Timezone: Central (2:27pm)
Area code: 228 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.3, -89.5
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39520

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39520. 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 39520. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39520, 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:
Bay Saint Louis, MS
Acceptable:
Bay St Louis, Stennis Ctr, Stennis Space Center
Unacceptable:
Bayside Park, Mississippi Test Facility, St Louis

Stats and Demographics for the 39520 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39520 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 39520 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 large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 39520 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,681
Population Density 158 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,971
Median Home Value $139,600
Land Area 92.74 sq mi
Water Area 4.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,883
Median Household Income $38,471

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
Male47448750061045943738144643557162653446536225014410867
Female448427431533464404430421451563593581482376248179140154
Total9229149311,1439238418118678861,1341,2191,115947738498323248221

Gender

 Male 7,356 50%
 Female 7,325 50%
Gender

Race

 White 12,404 84.5%
 Black Or African American 1,462 10.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 80 0.5%
 Asian 173 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 199 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 358 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5129154094799169231899
Renter2124483443932881399040
Total2637398841,3401,279831408139

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,421 41%
 Single Guardian 1,250 21%
 Singles 1,771 30%
 Singles With Roommate 441 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,073 69%
 Households with Kids 1,810 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male861041069198102878711393991029511111512113813310391
Female8381117908081751009181968176971291061171126992
Total169185223181178183162187204174195183171208244227255245172183

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39520 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39520 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 39520 real estate data, the median home value of $139,600 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 39520. Rentals in 39520 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 $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39520 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,349 97.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 70 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 85 0.6%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 177 1.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,886 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,043 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,954 25%
 Households Vacant 2,088 26%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 628 30.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 0.8%
 For Sale Only 274 13.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 79 3.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 712 34.1%
 For Migrant Workers 4 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 374 17.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 34 2%
 1 Bedroom 193 9%
 2 Bedroom 868 42%
 3+ Bedroom 970 47%
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 $38,471 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 39520 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 39520 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 3,828 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,254 28%
 No Earnings 4,739 40%
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 3,828 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,254 28%
 No Earnings 4,739 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,495 93.7%
 Public transportation 1 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 176 3.0%
 Worked at Home 190 3.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 760 15.9%
 High School Graduate 2,657 55.6%
 Associate's degree 341 7.1%
 Bachelor's degree 858 18.0%
 Master's degree 141 3.0%
 Professional school degree 22 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 2,639 86.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 304 10.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 96 3.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39520

ZIP Code 39520 is in the Bay St Louis Waveland School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39520.

North Bay Elementary School
602 Pine St
Bay St. Louis, MS 39520
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bay St Louis Waveland School District
Bay Waveland Middle School
600 Pine St
Bay St. Louis, MS 39520
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bay St Louis Waveland School District
South Hancock Elementary School
6590 Lakeshore Rd
Bay St. Louis, MS 39520
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hancock County School District
Bay High School
750 Blue Meadow Rd
Bay St. Louis, MS 39520
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bay St Louis Waveland School District
Holy Trinity Catholic School
301 S Second St
Bay St. Louis, MS 39520
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Stanislaus High School
304 S Beach Blvd
Bay St. Louis, MS 39520
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Our Lady Academy
222 S Beach Blvd
Bay St. Louis, MS 39520
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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