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ZIP Code 39601

Primary City:Brookhaven, MS (View All Cities)
County: Lincoln County
Timezone: Central (10:08am)
Area code: 601 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.6, -90.5
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39601

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39601. 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 39601. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39601, 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:
Brookhaven, MS
Unacceptable:
Bhaven, Cobbs, East Lincoln, Fair Oaks Springs, Fair River, Friendship, Heucks, Lucien, New Sight, Pearlhaven, Redstar, Union Hall, West Lincoln, Zetus

Stats and Demographics for the 39601 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39601 is located in southwest 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 39601 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 large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 39601 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 23,536
Population Density 89 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,247
Median Home Value $86,700
Land Area 263.70 sq mi
Water Area 0.99 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,978
Median Household Income $33,346

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male892818841923612687657708676769826696673430341271197126
Female790766855907644749729804744853869807695583464420365349
Total1,6821,5841,6961,8301,2561,4361,3861,5121,4201,6221,6951,5031,3681,013805691562475

Gender

 Male 11,143 47%
 Female 12,393 53%
Gender

Race

 White 14,837 63.0%
 Black Or African American 8,309 35.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 41 0.2%
 Asian 105 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 60 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 183 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1026711,0751,4191,401960698254
Renter18162650442429418713844
Total2831,2971,5791,8431,6951,147836298

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,334 48%
 Single Guardian 2,023 23%
 Singles 2,341 26%
 Singles With Roommate 280 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,782 64%
 Households with Kids 3,196 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male182217163177177169145139188176165158151191176188213209137152
Female160173156146165143149160149188183178167139148176242195146130
Total342390319323342312294299337364348336318330324364455404283282

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39601 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39601 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 39601 real estate data, the median home value of $86,700 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 39601. Rentals in 39601 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39601 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,830 97.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 73 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 41 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 432 1.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 160 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,450 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,130 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,398 23%
 Households Vacant 1,269 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 253 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 27 2%
 For Sale Only 100 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 37 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 166 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 686 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 35 1%
 1 Bedroom 240 9%
 2 Bedroom 785 28%
 3+ Bedroom 1,714 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 $33,346 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 39601 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. More commuters in 39601 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 6,465 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,337 18%
 No Earnings 8,544 47%
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 6,465 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,337 18%
 No Earnings 8,544 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,870 93.4%
 Public transportation 27 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 32 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 157 1.9%
 Worked at Home 342 4.1%
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 1,415 20%
 High School Graduate 3,887 55%
 Associate's degree 599 8%
 Bachelor's degree 647 9%
 Master's degree 363 5%
 Professional school degree 116 2%
 Doctorate degree 57 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,851 80.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 575 11.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 390 8.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39601

ZIP Code 39601 is in the Brookhaven School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39601.

Mullins School
413 South Hamilton St
Brookhaven, MS 39601
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Brookhaven School District
Enterprise School
1601 Hwy 583 SE
Brookhaven, MS 39601
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lincoln County School District
Loyd Star School
1880 Hwy 550 NW
Brookhaven, MS 39601
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lincoln County School District
West Lincoln School
948 Jackson Liberty Dr SW
Brookhaven, MS 39601
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lincoln County School District
Brookhaven Elementary School
300 South Church St
Brookhaven, MS 39601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brookhaven School District
Lipsey School
412 Drury Ln
Brookhaven, MS 39601
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Brookhaven School District
Mamie Martin Elementary School
420 Vivian Merritt St
Brookhaven, MS 39601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brookhaven School District
Ms School for the Arts
308 West Cherokee St
Brookhaven, MS 39601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ms School for the Arts School District
Alexander Junior High School
713 Beauregard St
Brookhaven, MS 39601
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Brookhaven School District
Brookhaven High School
443 East Monticello St
Brookhaven, MS 39601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Brookhaven School District
Brookhaven Technical Center
325 East Court St
Brookhaven, MS 39601
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Brookhaven School District
Brookhaven Academy Educational Foundation
943 Brookway Boulevard Ext NW
Brookhaven, MS 39601
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Easthaven Christian Childcare & Kindergarten
130 Highway 84 E
Brookhaven, MS 39601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Faith Presbyterian Kindergarten
400 Magee Dr Ste Fpk
Brookhaven, MS 39601
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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