Zip Code 39301 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMeridian
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lauderdale
Secondary County: Clarke
Area Code601 / 769
Current Population:27449
Racial Majority:African American 43.5%
Public School Racial Majority:White 60.6%
Unemployment Rate:6.7%
Median Household Income$25581
Average Adjusted Gross Income$45860
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time20.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range289 - 515 ft.
Area255 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.27755400, -88.58962600

Zip Code 39301 Description

Zip Code 39301 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Meridian metro area. Zip code 39301 is primarily located in Lauderdale County. Portions of 39301 are also located in Clarke County. The official US Postal Service name for 39301 is MERIDIAN, Mississippi. Portions of zip code 39301 are contained within or border the city limits of Meridian, MS, Marion, MS, . Zip code 39301 is within area code 601 and area code 769. 39301 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 39301 is 6.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 39301 decreased to 27449 from 28485 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 39301 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 39301 public schools is White. 68.9% of students in 39301 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 13861 53.39% 13647 +2%
 Black Or African American 11293 43.5% 12964 -13%
 Hispanic 287 1.11% 432 -34%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 54 0.21% 49 +10%
 Asian 212 0.82% 168 +26%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 20 0% 20 -100%
 Two Or More Races 168 0.99% 168 +52%

Zip Code 39301 Race/Ethnicity

 White 60.6%
 Black Or African American 35.9%
 Hispanic 2%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.8%

Zip Code 39301 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2744928485
Male Population47.60%
Female Population52.40%
Total Households10897
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
68.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$25581
Income Under $50K Per Year76.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year18.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.60%
39301 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Mississippi District 3Michael GuestRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Mississippi Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$241500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$174475
Current Unemployment Level 6.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65d - Southern Hilly Gulf Coastal Plain
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 39301 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)35384551606770696451433752
Avg Max Temp (°F)57627077838992928778686076
Avg Precip (In.)5.875.216.845.544.634.015.213.523.563.244.825.2857.73
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Meridian, MS
CBSA Type39301
CBSA Population105688
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours