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ZIP Code 39157

Primary City:Ridgeland, MS (View All Cities)
County: Madison County
Timezone: Central (1:51am)
Area code: 601 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.42, -90.16
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39157

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39157. 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 39157. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39157, 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:
Ridgeland, MS

Stats and Demographics for the 39157 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39157 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 39157 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 slightly higher than average. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 39157 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,645
Population Density 805 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,952
Median Home Value $170,900
Land Area 30.62 sq mi
Water Area 0.43 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,089
Median Household Income $52,146

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 35


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 58228131,635
5-97817281,509
10-147867591,545
15-197467911,537
20-248381,0271,865
25-291,1351,4302,565
30-349851,0842,069
35-397738721,645
40-447578521,609
45-498239411,764
50-548059651,770
55-596878151,502
60-645405941,134
65-69335344679
70-74183284467
75-79161277438
80-84118259377
85 Plus126409535

Gender

 Male 11,401 46%
 Female 13,244 54%
Gender

Race

 White 14,394 58.4%
 Black Or African American 8,356 33.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 42 0.2%
 Asian 966 3.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0%
 Other Race 573 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 305 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2456749805
25-346502,0962,746
35-449561,0241,980
45-541,4387782,216
55-641,2534741,727
65-74581168749
75-84371171542
85 Plus97227324

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,195 38%
 Single Guardian 1,978 18%
 Singles 4,177 38%
 Singles With Roommate 739 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,703 69%
 Households with Kids 3,386 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1144162306
2187153340
3177176353
4141156297
5134140274
6173141314
7144139283
8169158327
9161150311
10167145312
11147143290
12157151308
13143143286
14172177349
15164168332
16150172322
17167180347
18144152296
19121119240
20117152269

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39157 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 39157 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 39157 real estate data, the median home value of $170,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 39157. Rentals in 39157 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39157 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,353 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 13 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 173 0.7%
 Other Institutional 24 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 82 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,127 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,275 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,687 48%
 Households Vacant 863 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 485 56.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 1.6%
 For Sale Only 114 13.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 2.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 80 9.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 149 17.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 385 7%
 1 Bedroom 1,848 31%
 2 Bedroom 2,558 43%
 3+ Bedroom 1,103 19%
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 $52,146 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 39157 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. More commuters in 39157 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 10,844 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,860 19%
 No Earnings 5,319 27%
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 10,844 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,860 19%
 No Earnings 5,319 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,109 97.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 140 1.0%
 Worked at Home 259 1.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 598 8%
 High School Graduate 2,907 39%
 Associate's degree 391 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,103 28%
 Master's degree 636 8%
 Professional school degree 697 9%
 Doctorate degree 206 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,273 71.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 917 20.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 371 8.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39157

ZIP Code 39157 is in the Madison County School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39157.

Madison County Pre School
212 Sunnybrook Rd
Ridgeland, MS 39157
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Madison County School District
Highland Elementary
330 Brame Rd
Ridgeland, MS 39157
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Madison County School District
Ann Smith Elementary
306 Pear Orchard Rd
Ridgeland, MS 39157
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Madison County School District
Ridgeland High School
586 Sunnybrook Rd
Ridgeland, MS 39157
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Madison County School District
St Andrew'S Episcopal School
370 Old Agency Rd
Ridgeland, MS 39157
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Christ Covenant School
752 S Pear Orchard Rd
Ridgeland, MS 39157
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Veritas School
1202 Highland Colony Pkwy
Ridgeland, MS 39157
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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