Jackson, MS 39212 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 39212: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Jackson, MS 39212

Acceptable Alternative
Byram, MS 39212

Not Acceptable, USPS
JAX, MS 39212
Jksn, MS 39212
JXN, MS 39212

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 429
  • Single Family Addresses: 10,614
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,529
  • County: Hinds County
  • Centroid: Latitude 32.244, Longitude -90.264
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Jackson, MS 39212 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 32,180
Daytime Population: Workers 3,253
Daytime Population: Residents 16,776
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 20,029
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.62
Population in Households 32,146
Population in Familes 27,280
Population in Group Qrtrs 34
Population Density2 1,128
Diversity Index3 30


Median Household Income $35,938
Average Household Income $47,442
Per Capita Income $15,964


Total Housing Units 12,706 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,453 (50.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,365 (34.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,888 (14.9%)
Median Home Value $91,223
Average Home Value $108,306


Total Households 10,818
Average Household Size 2.97
Family Households 7,925
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 -0.41% -0.51%
Households -0.59% -0.57%
Families -0.78% -0.69%
Median Household Income   -0.4%
Per Capita Income   1.09%

Jackson, MS 39212 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 39212 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 # 14 97th
Population Density # 23 95th
Diversity Index # 327 21st
Median Household Income # 205 50th
Per Capita Income # 345 17th

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