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ZIP Code 39079

Primary City:Goodman, MS (View All Cities)
County: Holmes County
Timezone: Central (1:04am)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.9, -89.9
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39079

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39079. 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 39079. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39079, 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:
Goodman, MS

Stats and Demographics for the 39079 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39079 is located in central 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 39079 are primarily black or African American. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is small. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 39079 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,037
Population Density 31 people per sq mi
Housing Units 706
Median Home Value $44,800
Land Area 66.60 sq mi
Water Area 0.38 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 598
Median Household Income $21,776

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 22Male Median Age: 21Female Median Age: 26


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 59574169
5-96247109
10-145763120
15-19205174379
20-24170154324
25-295058108
30-34276087
35-39454893
40-44374582
45-49504999
50-544860108
55-594962111
60-64294069
65-69293059
70-74201737
75-7971724
80-84122234
85 Plus71825

Gender

 Male 999 49%
 Female 1,038 51%
Gender

Race

 White 466 22.9%
 Black Or African American 1,552 76.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 11 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2472633
25-34315687
35-44524294
45-548941130
55-647746123
65-74541468
75-8434943
85 Plus15520

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 175 29%
 Single Guardian 229 38%
 Singles 182 30%
 Singles With Roommate 12 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 355 59%
 Households with Kids 243 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1171431
2201333
3181836
4131831
5141125
6111122
712618
8131326
912618
10111324
11141933
126612
1371522
14191029
15221638
16171027
17181331
18464187
1910294196
208470154

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39079 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39079 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 39079 real estate data, the median home value of $44,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 39079 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 39079 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39079 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,570 77%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 467 23%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 126 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 233 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 239 34%
 Households Vacant 108 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 28 26%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 60 56%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 4%
 1 Bedroom 31 13%
 2 Bedroom 58 24%
 3+ Bedroom 139 58%
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 $21,776 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 39079 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, 39079 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. Most commuters in 39079 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 359 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 462 29%
 No Earnings 794 49%
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 359 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 462 29%
 No Earnings 794 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 593 90.1%
 Public transportation 5 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 60 9.1%
 Worked at Home 0 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. 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 161 32%
 High School Graduate 257 52%
 Associate's degree 22 4%
 Bachelor's degree 44 9%
 Master's degree 13 3%
 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 410 78.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 48 9.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 67 12.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39079

ZIP Code 39079 is in the Holmes County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39079.

Goodman Pickens Elementary School
3877 Hwy 51 South
Goodman, MS 39079
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Holmes County School District

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