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ZIP Code 39665

Primary City:Sontag, MS (View All Cities)
County: Lawrence County
Timezone: Central (2:49am)
Area code: 601 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.7, -90.2
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39665

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39665. 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 39665. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39665, 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:
Sontag, MS

Stats and Demographics for the 39665 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39665 is located in south 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 39665 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 extremely large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 39665 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,196
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 614
Median Home Value $65,000
Land Area 59.15 sq mi
Water Area 0.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 494
Median Household Income $42,614

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 40


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5445296
5-9303767
10-14323062
15-19354277
20-24394382
25-29454287
30-34353570
35-39342963
40-44314778
45-49363369
50-544961110
55-59445296
60-64384078
65-69282553
70-74232851
75-79141428
80-84161026
85 Plus123

Gender

 Male 574 48%
 Female 622 52%
Gender

Race

 White 738 61.7%
 Black Or African American 441 36.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.3%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-249918
25-34521870
35-44611172
45-548716103
55-6410212114
65-7466470
75-8442244
85 Plus303

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 244 49%
 Single Guardian 96 19%
 Singles 136 28%
 Singles With Roommate 18 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 338 68%
 Households with Kids 156 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
18917
211920
310818
471926
5459
621012
710818
861319
9819
1041014
118614
12549
13549
1410616
1531013
16111627
178715
1810515
19347
209615

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39665 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39665 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 39665 real estate data, the median home value of $65,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 39665 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 39665 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39665 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,196 100%
 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 180 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 242 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 72 12%
 Households Vacant 120 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 1 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 54 45%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 54 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 9 12%
 3+ Bedroom 64 88%
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 $42,614 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 39665 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 39665 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 39665. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 227 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 173 17%
 No Earnings 601 60%
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 227 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 173 17%
 No Earnings 601 60%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 320 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 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 128 30%
 High School Graduate 211 50%
 Associate's degree 54 13%
 Bachelor's degree 29 7%
 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 126 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 35 21%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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