Zip Code 39305 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMeridian
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lauderdale
Area Code601 / 769
Current Population:20431
Racial Majority:White 67.42%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 60.8%
Unemployment Rate:6.7%
Median Household Income$47858
Average Adjusted Gross Income$76150
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time18.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range272 - 466 ft.
Area90 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.47092100, -88.70259200

Zip Code 39305 Description

Zip Code 39305 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Meridian metro area. Zip code 39305 is primarily located in Lauderdale County. The official US Postal Service name for 39305 is MERIDIAN, Mississippi. Portions of zip code 39305 are contained within or border the city limits of Meridian, MS, Nellieburg, MS, Meridian Station, MS, Marion, MS, and Collinsville, MS. Zip code 39305 is within area code 601 and area code 769. 39305 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 39305 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 39305 increased to 20431 from 19206 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 39305 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 39305 public schools is Black. 69% of students in 39305 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 13847 67.42% 14495 -4%
 Black Or African American 5541 26.98% 5212 +6%
 Hispanic 559 2.72% 331 +69%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 0.17% 29 +17%
 Asian 126 0.61% 208 -39%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 7 -100%
 Other Race 13 0% 13 -100%
 Two Or More Races 136 2.1% 136 +218%

Zip Code 39305 Race/Ethnicity

 White 35.1%
 Black Or African American 60.8%
 Hispanic 2.7%
 Asian 0.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.4%

Zip Code 39305 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2043119206
Male Population47.00%
Female Population53.00%
Total Households8608
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
69%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$47858
Income Under $50K Per Year52.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.80%
39305 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Mississippi District 3Michael GuestRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Mississippi Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$216410
Average Real Estate Sale Price$172969
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 39305 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)35384551606770696451433752
Avg Max Temp (°F)57627077838992928777686076
Avg Precip (In.)5.865.166.775.524.5645.173.553.513.234.765.2657.36
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Meridian, MS
CBSA Type39305
CBSA Population105688
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours