ZIP Code 39479 - Seminary Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameSeminary
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Covington
Secondary County: Jones
Area Code601 / 769
Current Population:5796
Racial Majority:White 90.45%
Public School Racial Majority:White 77.7%
Unemployment Rate:3.1%
Median Household Income$32277
Average Adjusted Gross Income$58540
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time34.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range161 - 390 ft.
Area120 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)31.53695600, -89.46229400

Zip Code 39479 Profile

ZIP Code 39479 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Hattiesburg - Laurel metro area. ZIP code 39479 is primarily located in Covington County. Portions of 39479 are also located in Jones County. The official US Postal Service name for 39479 is SEMINARY, Mississippi. Portions of ZIP code 39479 are contained within or border the city limits of Seminary, MS, Collins, MS, . ZIP code 39479 is within area code 601 and area code 769. 39479 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 39479 is 3.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.5% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 39479 increased to 5796 from 5512 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 39479 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 39479 public schools is White. 75% of students in 39479 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4822 90.45% 5283 -9%
 Black Or African American 462 8.67% 350 +32%
 Hispanic 10 0.19% 101 -90%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 6 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 10 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 43 0.69% 43 -14%

Zip Code 39479 Race/Ethnicity

 White 77.7%
 Black Or African American 18.2%
 Hispanic 2.9%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.1%

Zip Code 39479 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population57965512
Male Population50.20%
Female Population49.80%
Total Households2234
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$32277
Income Under $50K Per Year71.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.80%
39479 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Mississippi District 3Michael GuestRepublican
Mississippi District 4Steven PalazzoRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$214455
Average Real Estate Sale Price$151952
Current Unemployment Level 3.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
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 39479 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)35384552606771706552443853
Avg Max Temp (°F)58637076838991918778686176
Avg Precip (In.)6.485.116.495.595.574.3754.234.013.5555.5460.95
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours