Zip Code 39203 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameJackson
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Hinds
Area Code601 / 769
Current Population:7091
Racial Majority:African American 91.44%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 99.3%
Unemployment Rate:5.34%
Median Household Income$16764
Average Adjusted Gross Income$20070
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time18.4 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
CST
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range292 - 312 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.30965042, -90.20279694

Zip Code 39203 Description

Zip Code 39203 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Jackson metro area. Zip code 39203 is primarily located in Hinds County. The official US Postal Service name for 39203 is JACKSON, Mississippi. Portions of zip code 39203 are contained within or border the city limits of Jackson, MS, . Zip code 39203 is within area code 769 and area code 601. 39203 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 39203 is 5.34% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.2% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 39203 decreased to 7091 from 9593 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 39203 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 39203 public schools is Black. 96% of students in 39203 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 431 6.39% 182 +137%
 Black Or African American 6171 91.44% 6770 -9%
 Hispanic 16 0.24% 58 -72%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.07% 7 -29%
 Asian 44 0.65% 23 +91%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 50 1.21% 50 +64%

Zip Code 39203 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.2%
 Black Or African American 99.3%
 Hispanic 0.2%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.3%

Zip Code 39203 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population70919593
Male Population50.10%
Female Population49.90%
Total Households2163
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
96%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$16764
Income Under $50K Per Year89.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year8.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year2.30%
114 US Congressional DistrictMississippi 2
RepresentativeBennie Thompson
PartyDemocrat
114 US Congressional DistrictMississippi 3
RepresentativeGregg Harper
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$48500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$143475
Current Unemployment Level (September 2016)5.34%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.02%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.25%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 74b - Loess Plains
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 39203 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)35384551606771706452433753
Avg Max Temp (°F)56616976838992928778675976
Avg Precip (In.)5.874.695.975.895.093.874.523.613.33.455.125.556.86
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Jackson, MS
CBSA Type39203
CBSA Population551584
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours
Downtown Jackson