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ZIP Code 39740

Primary City:Caledonia, MS (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (9:26am)
Coordinates:33.7, -88.3
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39740

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39740. 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 39740. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39740, 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:
Caledonia, MS
Unacceptable:
Bartahatchie, Kolola Springs, White Sand

Stats and Demographics for the 39740 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39740 is located in northeast 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 39740 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 large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 39740 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,038
Population Density 61 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,084
Median Home Value $147,200
Land Area 83.13 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,870
Median Household Income $54,756

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1581902332051301341461852082241901271501115946259
Female14418920116112412815021418320718716012810899524132
Total302379434366254262296399391431377287278219158986641

Gender

 Male 2,530 50%
 Female 2,508 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,459 88.5%
 Black Or African American 482 9.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.3%
 Asian 30 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 42 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2117631838330021410425
Renter207291593433164
Total4124840944233424712029

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,144 61%
 Single Guardian 282 15%
 Singles 392 21%
 Singles With Roommate 52 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,137 61%
 Households with Kids 733 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3439263432463442364948464743434932433837
Female2730343031373449383634444542313529363025
Total6169606463836891748582909285748461796862

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39740 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39740 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 39740 real estate data, the median home value of $147,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 39740. Rentals in 39740 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39740 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,038 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 952 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 589 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 329 16%
 Households Vacant 214 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 67 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Sale Only 30 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 77 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 13 4%
 2 Bedroom 97 26%
 3+ Bedroom 258 70%
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 $54,756 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 39740 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. Most commuters in 39740 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 1,774 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 837 20%
 No Earnings 1,516 37%
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 1,774 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 837 20%
 No Earnings 1,516 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,997 95.9%
 Public transportation 5 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 6 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 23 1.1%
 Worked at Home 52 2.5%
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 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 261 14.5%
 High School Graduate 1,101 61.3%
 Associate's degree 172 9.6%
 Bachelor's degree 178 9.9%
 Master's degree 54 3.0%
 Professional school degree 21 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 8 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 948 81.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 141 12.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 77 6.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39740

ZIP Code 39740 is in the Lowndes County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39740.

Caledonia Elementary School
99 Confederate Dr
Caledonia, MS 39740
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lowndes County School District
Caledonia Middle School
105 Confederate Dr
Caledonia, MS 39740
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lowndes County School District
Caledonia High School
111 Confederate Dr
Caledonia, MS 39740
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lowndes County School District

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