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ZIP Code 39662

Primary City:Ruth, MS (View All Cities)
County: Lincoln County
Timezone: Central (6:46am)
Area code: 601 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.39, -90.31
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39662

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39662. 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 39662. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39662, 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:
Ruth, MS
Unacceptable:
Sauls

Stats and Demographics for the 39662 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39662 is located in south 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 39662 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 39662 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,318
Population Density 29 people per sq mi
Housing Units 594
Median Home Value $57,900
Land Area 45.86 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 502
Median Household Income $37,885

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male34463556393741384440465040261418121
Female614751473242373752524054353131211813
Total95938610371797875969286104755745393014

Gender

 Male 617 47%
 Female 701 53%
Gender

Race

 White 1,122 85.1%
 Black Or African American 170 12.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 5 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 15 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1260667797615010
Renter41219178810
Total16728594105695110

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 289 58%
 Single Guardian 82 16%
 Singles 119 24%
 Singles With Roommate 12 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 323 64%
 Households with Kids 179 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male688611811610108548972012810
Female6181589691499161097511781610
Total1226231420142020191924151315141827202420

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39662 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39662 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 39662 real estate data, the median home value of $57,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 39662 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 39662 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39662 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,310 99.4%
 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 8 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 203 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 230 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 69 12%
 Households Vacant 92 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 65 71%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 11 38%
 3+ Bedroom 18 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 $37,885 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 39662 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, 39662 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. In 39662 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 244 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 94 11%
 No Earnings 495 59%
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 244 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 94 11%
 No Earnings 495 59%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 253 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 6%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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. 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 51 15%
 High School Graduate 242 69%
 Associate's degree 12 3%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 46 13%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 121 74%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 43 26%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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