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ZIP Code 39553

Primary City:Gautier, MS (View All Cities)
County: Jackson County
Timezone: Central (6:33am)
Area code: 228 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.42, -88.66
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39553

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39553. 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 39553. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39553, 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:
Gautier, MS
Unacceptable:
Iowana

Stats and Demographics for the 39553 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39553 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 39553 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 an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 39553 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,174
Population Density 650 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,488
Median Home Value $113,100
Land Area 26.41 sq mi
Water Area 1.96 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,462
Median Household Income $44,475

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
Male6636426706364985505405445585605855424963752381439248
Female61362460459158164159960257560165060252436425017811283
Total1,2761,2661,2741,2271,0791,1911,1391,1461,1331,1611,2351,1441,020739488321204131

Gender

 Male 8,380 49%
 Female 8,794 51%
Gender

Race

 White 10,604 61.7%
 Black Or African American 5,496 32.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 100 0.6%
 Asian 241 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 359 2.1%
 Two Or More Races 367 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner544597879921,06570030362
Renter27761544235921286418
Total3311,0741,2291,3511,27778634470

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,922 45%
 Single Guardian 1,684 26%
 Singles 1,482 23%
 Singles With Roommate 374 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,040 63%
 Households with Kids 2,422 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male13715814211413712212613412314412013913912813213213613410293
Female110112146126132127113119133139120108110127121119130111110128
Total247270288240269249239253256283240247249255253251266245212221

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39553 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 39553 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 39553 real estate data, the median home value of $113,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 39553 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39553 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,078 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 53 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 43 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,948 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,474 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,040 27%
 Households Vacant 1,026 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 421 41%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 2%
 For Sale Only 194 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 196 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 173 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 221 12%
 2 Bedroom 488 26%
 3+ Bedroom 1,180 62%
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 $44,475 is compared to the rest of the country.

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 39553 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 5,316 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,610 20%
 No Earnings 4,955 38%
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 5,316 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,610 20%
 No Earnings 4,955 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,740 96.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 21 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 109 1.6%
 Worked at Home 130 1.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 548 11%
 High School Graduate 2,968 60%
 Associate's degree 431 9%
 Bachelor's degree 521 11%
 Master's degree 334 7%
 Professional school degree 49 1%
 Doctorate degree 78 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,699 89.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 211 5.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 237 5.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39553

ZIP Code 39553 is in the Pascagoula School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39553.

College Park Elementary
2617 Ladnier Rd
Gautier, MS 39553
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pascagoula School District
Gautier Elementary School
505 Magnolia Tree
Gautier, MS 39553
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pascagoula School District
Gautier Middle School
1920 Graveline Rd
Gautier, MS 39553
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pascagoula School District
Singing River Elementary
4601 Vancleave Rd
Gautier, MS 39553
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pascagoula School District
Martin Bluff
1306 Roy's Rd
Gautier, MS 39553
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pascagoula School District
Gautier High School
4307 Gautier/vancleave
Gautier, MS 39553
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pascagoula School District

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