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ZIP Code 39563

Post Office City:Moss Point, MS (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Moss Point
County: Jackson County
Timezone: Central (12:15am)
Area code: 228 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:30.45, -88.55
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39563

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 39563. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 39563 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Moss Point, MS
Acceptable:
Kreole, Pascagoula
Unacceptable:
East Moss Point, Eastside, Moss Pt

Stats and Demographics for the 39563 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39563 is located in southeast 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 39563 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 large. 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 39563 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,790
Population Density 677 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,224
Median Home Value $90,900
Land Area 20.37 sq mi
Water Area 1.63 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,356
Median Household Income $38,086

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5429397826
5-9382352734
10-14432435867
15-19539459998
20-24371438809
25-29343373716
30-34396390786
35-39376405781
40-44380384764
45-49472494966
50-545626211,183
55-595165851,101
60-644835671,050
65-69312383695
70-74295319614
75-79162222384
80-84106162268
85 Plus88160248

Gender

 Male 6,644 48%
 Female 7,146 52%
Gender

Race

 White 3,311 24.0%
 Black Or African American 10,135 73.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 28 0.2%
 Asian 60 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 105 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 147 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-241895113
25-34214311525
35-44420317737
45-547573471,104
55-641,0832411,324
65-74773116889
75-8444345488
85 Plus15620176

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,981 37%
 Single Guardian 1,699 32%
 Singles 1,454 27%
 Singles With Roommate 222 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,715 69%
 Households with Kids 1,641 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
19280172
27786163
310272174
47277149
58371154
67461135
76774141
88376159
97570145
108284166
118991180
128682168
1388102190
148776163
159487181
1698100198
1713483217
1811098208
1910391194
2083102185

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39563 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39563 were primarily built in the 1960s. Looking at 39563 real estate data, the median home value of $90,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 39563 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 39563 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39563 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,688 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 95 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 7 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,842 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,022 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,492 24%
 Households Vacant 868 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 321 37.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 0.7%
 For Sale Only 89 10.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 1.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 4.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 404 46.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 13 0.8%
 1 Bedroom 106 6.5%
 2 Bedroom 626 38.2%
 3+ Bedroom 894 54.5%
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 $38,086 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 39563 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, 39563 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 39563 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 3,833 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,224 19%
 No Earnings 5,448 47%
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 3,833 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,224 19%
 No Earnings 5,448 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,998 95%
 Public transportation 84 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 114 2%
 Worked at Home 67 1%
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 1,753 17.9%
 High School Graduate 5,955 60.7%
 Associate's degree 805 8.2%
 Bachelor's degree 927 9.4%
 Master's degree 332 3.4%
 Professional school degree 28 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 15 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,780 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 211 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 173 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39563

ZIP Code 39563 is in the following school districts: Moss Point Separate School District and Private. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39563.

Moss Point Alternative School
3524 Prentiss Ave
Moss Point, MS 39563
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Moss Point Separate School District
Moss Point East Park Lower Elementary
4025 McCall St
Moss Point, MS 39563
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Moss Point Separate School District
Moss Point Kreole Primary School
6312 Martin Luther King Dr
Moss Point, MS 39563
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Moss Point Separate School District
Moss Point West Kindergarten
3524 Prentiss St
Moss Point, MS 39563
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Moss Point Separate School District
Moss Point High School
4913 Weems St
Moss Point, MS 39563
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Moss Point Separate School District
Magnolia Jr High School
6601 Orange Grove Rd
Moss Point, MS 39563
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Moss Point Separate School District
Moss Point Vocational Center
4924 Church St
Moss Point, MS 39563
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Moss Point Separate School District
Gateway Christian Academy
2690 Jefferson Ave
Moss Point, MS 39563
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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