Georgetown, MS 39078 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 39078: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Georgetown, MS 39078

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 22
  • Single Family Addresses: 230
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 16
  • County: Copiah County
  • Centroid: Latitude 31.838, Longitude -90.219
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 39078 has segments in 2 Counties (Copiah, Simpson).

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Georgetown, MS 39078 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 849
Daytime Population: Workers 113
Daytime Population: Residents 495
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 608
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.72
Population in Households 849
Population in Familes 716
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 17
Diversity Index3 54


Median Household Income $35,775
Average Household Income $47,253
Per Capita Income $19,258


Total Housing Units 427 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 277 (64.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 69 (16.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 81 (19.0%)
Median Home Value $76,149
Average Home Value $103,430


Total Households 346
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 237
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.24% -0.28%
Households -0.24% -0.29%
Families -0.4% -0.43%
Median Household Income   -0.13%
Per Capita Income   1.57%

Georgetown, MS 39078 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 39078 to the other 412 ZIP Codes in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 340 18th
Population Density # 330 20th
Diversity Index # 66 84th
Median Household Income # 209 50th
Per Capita Income # 214 48th

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