Official Zip Code NameJackson
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code601 / 769
Current Population:29617
Racial Majority:African American 91.03%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 98.8%
Unemployment Rate:4.67%
Median Household Income$28417
Average Adjusted Gross Income$23450
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time20.5 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
CST
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Primary County: Hinds
Elevation Range200 - 351 ft.
Area64 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.31232071, -90.27332306

Zip Code 39209 Description

Zip Code 39209 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Jackson metro area. Zip code 39209 is primarily located in Hinds County. Portions of 39209 are also located in Madison County. The official US Postal Service name for 39209 is JACKSON, Mississippi. Portions of zip code 39209 are contained within or border the city limits of Jackson, MS, Clinton, MS, . Zip code 39209 is within area code 601 and area code 769. 39209 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 39209 is 4.67% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 39209 decreased to 29617 from 34755 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 39209 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 39209 public schools is Black. 95.9% of students in 39209 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2043 7.51% 2121 -4%
 Black Or African American 24750 91.03% 26775 -8%
 Hispanic 269 0.99% 414 -35%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.05% 41 -68%
 Asian 4 0.01% 41 -90%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 31 0.11% 1 +3000%
 Other Race 10 0% 10 -100%
 Two Or More Races 214 0.29% 214 -64%

Zip Code 39209 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.6%
 Black Or African American 98.8%
 Hispanic 0.5%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.2%

Zip Code 39209 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2961734755
Male Population46.40%
Female Population53.60%
Total Households10505
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
95.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$28417
Income Under $50K Per Year77.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year19.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year3.80%
114 US Congressional DistrictMississippi 2
RepresentativeBennie Thompson
PartyDemocrat
114 US Congressional DistrictMississippi 3
RepresentativeGregg Harper
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$57636
Average Real Estate Sale Price$207344
Current Unemployment Level (September 2016)4.67%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.25%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.52%
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 39209 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)35384551606771696451433753
Avg Max Temp (°F)56626976838992928778675976
Avg Precip (In.)5.934.726.045.885.143.884.433.553.273.455.135.5456.96
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Jackson, MS
CBSA Type39209
CBSA Population551584
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours