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ZIP Code 39756

Primary City:Prairie, MS (View All Cities)
County: Monroe County
Timezone: Central (7:34am)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.8, -88.7
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39756

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39756. 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 39756. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39756, 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:
Prairie, MS

Stats and Demographics for the 39756 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39756 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 39756 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely 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 39756 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,943
Population Density 25 people per sq mi
Housing Units 799
Median Home Value $71,700
Land Area 76.21 sq mi
Water Area 0.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 705
Median Household Income $43,424

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male65707780514863655251796453352710149
Female806670887456545063858667573319222931
Total1451361471681251041171151151361651311106846324340

Gender

 Male 913 47%
 Female 1,030 53%
Gender

Race

 White 368 18.9%
 Black Or African American 1,555 80.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 12 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1354116136131704923
Renter8241826201034
Total2178134162151805227

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 302 43%
 Single Guardian 212 30%
 Singles 177 25%
 Singles With Roommate 14 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 443 63%
 Households with Kids 262 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1213131112211013141015171916132515171015
Female14202014149141118169121716222117161217
Total2633332526302424322624293632354632332232

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39756 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39756 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 39756 real estate data, the median home value of $71,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 39756. Rentals in 39756 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39756 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,943 100%
 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 290 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 302 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 113 14%
 Households Vacant 94 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 65 69%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 202 100%
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 $43,424 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 39756 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 39756 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 39756. 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 594 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 389 21%
 No Earnings 838 46%
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 594 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 389 21%
 No Earnings 838 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 701 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 38 5%
 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 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 147 22%
 High School Graduate 340 52%
 Associate's degree 45 7%
 Bachelor's degree 126 19%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 437 66%
 Enrolled in Private School 54 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 168 25%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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