Zip Code 39042 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBrandon
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Rankin
Secondary County: Smith
Area Code601 / 769
Current Population:34198
Racial Majority:White 75.69%
Public School Racial Majority:White 70.4%
Unemployment Rate:4.0%
Median Household Income$56121
Average Adjusted Gross Income$66510
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time24.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range318 - 453 ft.
Area259 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.21632700, -89.89468600

Zip Code 39042 Description

Zip Code 39042 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Jackson metro area. Zip code 39042 is primarily located in Rankin County. Portions of 39042 are also located in Smith County. The official US Postal Service name for 39042 is BRANDON, Mississippi. Portions of zip code 39042 are contained within or border the city limits of Brandon, MS, Polkville, MS, Puckett, MS, Pearl, MS, and Pelahatchie, MS. Zip code 39042 is within area code 769 and area code 601. 39042 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 39042 is 4.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.9% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 39042 increased to 34198 from 29568 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 39042 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 39042 public schools is White. 35.1% of students in 39042 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 27079 75.69% 26866 +1%
 Black Or African American 7239 20.23% 6161 +17%
 Hispanic 727 2.03% 557 +31%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 87 0.24% 76 +14%
 Asian 387 1.08% 242 +60%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.01% 14 -71%
 Other Race 18 0.05% 18 +6%
 Two Or More Races 264 0.66% 264 -11%

Zip Code 39042 Race/Ethnicity

 White 70.4%
 Black Or African American 25.7%
 Hispanic 1.9%
 Asian 1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.8%

Zip Code 39042 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3419829568
Male Population47.50%
Female Population52.50%
Total Households12954
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
35.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
40.0%
Median Household Income$56121
Income Under $50K Per Year43.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year18.30%
39042 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Mississippi District 3Michael GuestRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Mississippi Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$186551
Average Real Estate Sale Price$80997
Current Unemployment Level 4.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.1%
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 39042 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)35384451606770696451433752
Avg Max Temp (°F)57627076838992918778675976
Avg Precip (In.)5.954.86.095.845.123.874.713.613.43.455.155.5957.57
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Jackson, MS
CBSA Type39042
CBSA Population551584
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours