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ZIP Code 39773

Primary City:West Point, MS (View All Cities)
County: Clay County
Timezone: Central (7:59pm)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.7, -88.7
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39773

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39773. 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 39773. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39773, 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:
West Point, MS
Unacceptable:
Abbott, Mary Holmes, Tibbee, Whites

Stats and Demographics for the 39773 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39773 is located in northeast 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 39773 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is 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 39773 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,670
Population Density 72 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,448
Median Home Value $86,800
Land Area 230.94 sq mi
Water Area 5.39 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,535
Median Household Income $30,389

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male56857860363451148144046142950056552648633227520010587
Female594561640644508512556527491618659603541361303283226262
Total1,1621,1391,2431,2781,0199939969889201,1181,2241,1291,027693578483331349

Gender

 Male 7,781 47%
 Female 8,889 53%
Gender

Race

 White 6,826 40.9%
 Black Or African American 9,613 57.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.1%
 Asian 43 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 66 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 99 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner553475779591,035713449184
Renter19254646138231015310963
Total2478931,0381,3411,345866558247

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,595 40%
 Single Guardian 1,938 30%
 Singles 1,815 28%
 Singles With Roommate 187 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,244 65%
 Households with Kids 2,291 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male111128113121116101123125113115140114114120119103146126140113
Female11612611812811612210711410213312415310812212512113313912694
Total227254231249232223230239215248264267222242244224279265266207

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39773 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 39773 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 39773 real estate data, the median home value of $86,800 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 39773. Rentals in 39773 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39773 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,367 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 143 0.9%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 153 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 7 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,451 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,868 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,216 30%
 Households Vacant 913 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 203 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1%
 For Sale Only 94 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 35 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 217 24%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 353 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 84 4%
 1 Bedroom 136 7%
 2 Bedroom 805 41%
 3+ Bedroom 948 48%
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 $30,389 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 39773 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, 39773 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. More commuters in 39773 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,190 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,761 21%
 No Earnings 5,970 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 4,190 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,761 21%
 No Earnings 5,970 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,849 97.3%
 Public transportation 8 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 91 1.5%
 Worked at Home 63 1.0%
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 1,083 21.4%
 High School Graduate 2,884 56.9%
 Associate's degree 231 4.6%
 Bachelor's degree 596 11.8%
 Master's degree 141 2.8%
 Professional school degree 122 2.4%
 Doctorate degree 15 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,749 79.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 452 13.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 264 7.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39773

ZIP Code 39773 is in the West Point School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39773.

West Point Learning Center
1399 Hwy 45 Alt North
West Point, MS 39773
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: West Point School District
East Side Elementary School
813 East Broad
West Point, MS 39773
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Point School District
South Side Elementary School
400 Union Dr
West Point, MS 39773
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Point School District
Central School
634 East Westbrook St
West Point, MS 39773
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: West Point School District
Church Hill Elementary School
400 Church Hill Rd
West Point, MS 39773
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Point School District
Fifth Street School
620 Fifth St
West Point, MS 39773
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: West Point School District
West Point Vocational Comp
1253 East Church Hill Rd
West Point, MS 39773
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: West Point School District
West Point High School
950 Eshman Ave
West Point, MS 39773
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: West Point School District
Oak Hill Academy
800 N Eshman Ave
West Point, MS 39773
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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