Jackson, MS 39209 ZIP Code Profile

Related Place Profiles:
Jackson, MS

Camera Icon Photos of the local Jackson, MS area

ZIP Code 39209: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Jackson, MS 39209

Not Acceptable, USPS
JAX, MS 39209
Jksn, MS 39209
JXN, MS 39209
Metrocenter, MS 39209

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 983
  • Single Family Addresses: 8,811
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,607
  • County: Hinds County
  • Centroid: Latitude 32.324, Longitude -90.252
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 39209 has segments in 2 Counties (Hinds, Madison).

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


39209 ZIP Code Map

Search the map for:

Jackson, MS 39209 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 29,364
Population in Households 29,089
Population in Familes 23,800
Population in Group Qrtrs 275
Population Density1 480
Diversity Index2 19


Total Households 10,525
Average Household Size 2.76
Family Households 7,101
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 13,167 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,846 (36.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,679 (43.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,642 (20.1%)
Median Home Value $72,828
Average Home Value $105,726


Median Household Income $28,708
Average Household Income $39,206
Per Capita Income $14,316
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.32% -0.23%
Households -0.23% -0.18%
Families -0.46% -0.34%
Median Household Income   -0.49%
Per Capita Income   1.22%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Jackson, MS 39209 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 39209 to the other 416 ZIP Codes in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 19 96th
Population Density1 # 49 88th
Diversity Index2 # 377 10th
Median Household Income # 321 23rd
Per Capita Income # 356 15th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.