Official Zip Code NameCanton
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code601 / 769
Current Population:26398
Racial Majority:African American 24.80%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 84.3%
Unemployment Rate:4.02%
Median Household Income$35188
Average Adjusted Gross Income$39487
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time24.2 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
CDT
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Primary County: Madison
Elevation Range167 - 361 ft.
Area329 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.62099838, -89.99688721

Zip Code 39046 Description

Zip Code 39046 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Jackson metro area. Zip code 39046 is primarily located in Madison County. Portions of 39046 are also located in Rankin County. The official US Postal Service name for 39046 is CANTON, Mississippi. Portions of zip code 39046 are contained within or border the city limits of Canton, MS, . Zip code 39046 is within area code 601, area code 769 and area code 662. 39046 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 39046 is 4.02% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 8.3% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 39046 increased to 26398 from 22975 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 39046 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 39046 public schools is Black. 87.3% of students in 39046 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6826 25.17% 6547 +4%
 Black Or African American 18633 68.7% 18423 +1%
 Hispanic 1355 5% 1163 +17%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.05% 43 -70%
 Asian 241 0.89% 92 +162%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 5 -100%
 Other Race 20 0% 20 -100%
 Two Or More Races 105 0.2% 105 -50%

Zip Code 39046 Race/Ethnicity

 White 10.5%
 Black Or African American 84.3%
 Hispanic 4.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Asian 0.3%
 Two or More Races 0.5%

Zip Code 39046 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2639822975
Male Population48.30%
Female Population51.70%
Total Households9105
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
87.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
90.9%
Median Household Income$35188
Income Under $50K Per Year65.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.30%
114 US Congressional DistrictMississippi 2
RepresentativeBennie Thompson
PartyDemocrat
114 US Congressional DistrictMississippi 3
RepresentativeGregg Harper
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$287593
Average Real Estate Sale Price$123225
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)4.02%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.52%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.21%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 74b - Loess Plains
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 39046 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)34384551606770696451433652
Avg Max Temp (°F)56616976839092928778675876
Avg Precip (In.)6.094.786.15.85.613.413.793.163.023.425.235.4955.89
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Jackson, MS
CBSA Type39046
CBSA Population551584
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time (CST)
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours