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ZIP Code 39562

Primary City:Moss Point, MS (View All Cities)
County: Jackson County
Timezone: Central (2:11pm)
Area code: 228 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.5, -88.6
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39562

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39562. 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 39562. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39562, 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:
Moss Point, MS
Unacceptable:
Moss Pt, Pascagoula

Stats and Demographics for the 39562 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39562 is located in southeast 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 39562 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 small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 39562 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,912
Population Density 95 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,204
Median Home Value $106,800
Land Area 187.96 sq mi
Water Area 4.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,539
Median Household Income $46,290

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male58561460767151846852058463170874556554242033121712053
Female586603620652492488550617612696710607516455331213160105
Total1,1711,2171,2271,3231,0109561,0701,2011,2431,4041,4551,1721,058875662430280158

Gender

 Male 8,899 50%
 Female 9,013 50%
Gender

Race

 White 16,001 89.3%
 Black Or African American 1,503 8.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 65 0.4%
 Asian 67 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 88 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 185 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner965269641,3031,12190045887
Renter104271247202147703310
Total2007971,2111,5051,26897049197

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,852 59%
 Single Guardian 1,166 18%
 Singles 1,278 20%
 Singles With Roommate 243 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,093 63%
 Households with Kids 2,446 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male116137108120121129123101140133113120127114134137144138118119
Female113125135106126134105111127138114131108129132151151106112113
Total229262243226247263228212267271227251235243266288295244230232

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39562 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39562 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 39562 real estate data, the median home value of $106,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 39562 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 39562 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39562 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,896 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 16 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,946 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,509 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,084 15%
 Households Vacant 665 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 123 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 2%
 For Sale Only 77 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 148 22%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 282 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 88 7%
 2 Bedroom 455 36%
 3+ Bedroom 712 57%
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 $46,290 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 39562 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, 39562 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 39562. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,271 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,720 20%
 No Earnings 5,775 42%
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 5,271 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,720 20%
 No Earnings 5,775 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,896 97.6%
 Public transportation 25 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 81 1.1%
 Worked at Home 66 0.9%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,129 19%
 High School Graduate 3,826 65%
 Associate's degree 426 7%
 Bachelor's degree 296 5%
 Master's degree 145 2%
 Professional school degree 101 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,744 79.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 159 4.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 534 15.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39562

ZIP Code 39562 is in the Jackson County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39562.

East Central Middle School
5404 Hurleywade Rd
Moss Point, MS 39562
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jackson County School District
East Central Lower Elementary
5621 Hwy 614
Moss Point, MS 39562
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson County School District
East Central Upper Elementary
5400 Hurleywade Rd
Moss Point, MS 39562
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jackson County School District
Moss Point Escatawpa Upper Elementary
4208 Jamestown Rd
Moss Point, MS 39562
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Moss Point Separate School District
East Central High School
21700 Slider Rd
Moss Point, MS 39562
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jackson County School District

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