Zip Code 39662 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRuth
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lincoln
Secondary County: Pike
Area Code601 / 769
Current Population:1318
Racial Majority:White 83.52%
Unemployment Rate:4.0%
Median Household Income$40467
Average Adjusted Gross Income$51950
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time56.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range351 - 456 ft.
Area44 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)31.38960100, -90.29864500

Zip Code 39662 Description

Zip Code 39662 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Jackson metro area. Zip code 39662 is primarily located in Lincoln County. Portions of 39662 are also located in Pike County. The official US Postal Service name for 39662 is RUTH, Mississippi. Portions of zip code 39662 are contained within or border the city limits of . Zip code 39662 is within area code 769 and area code 601. 39662 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 39662 is 4.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 39662 increased to 1318 from 883 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 39662 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 39662 public schools is . % of students in 39662 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1039 83.52% 1106 -6%
 Black Or African American 186 14.95% 169 +10%
 Hispanic 0 0% 33 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 2 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 5 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 3 1.53% 3 +533%

Zip Code 39662 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 39662 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1318883
Male Population46.80%
Female Population53.20%
Total Households502
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$40467
Income Under $50K Per Year66.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.20%
39662 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Mississippi District 3Michael GuestRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$131400
Average Real Estate Sale Price$158589
Current Unemployment Level 4.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.5%
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 39662 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)36394652616770696553443853
Avg Max Temp (°F)58637077838992928779696177
Avg Precip (In.)6.595.476.565.614.655.134.644.13.514.995.7962.98
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Brookhaven, MS
CBSA Type39662
CBSA Population34834
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours