Richton, MS 39476 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 39476: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Richton, MS 39476

Not Acceptable, USPS
East Side, MS 39476
Good Hope, MS 39476
McSwain, MS 39476
Piave, MS 39476
Rhodes, MS 39476
Sand Hill, MS 39476

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Perry County
  • Centroid: Latitude 31.335, Longitude -88.946
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 39476 has segments in 3 Counties (Greene, Perry, Wayne).

  • Businesses Addresses: 135
  • PO Box Addresses: 587
  • Residential Addresses: 2,642
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 2,642

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Database updated: April 1, 2020, Maps updated: May 1, 2020.

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  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Richton, MS 39476 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Richton, MS 39476 Housing Affordability Index is 195
State of Mississippi Housing Affordability Index is 174
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Richton, MS 39476 Wealth Index is 51
State of Mississippi Wealth Index is 62
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 7,606 (100%)
Population in Households 7,509 (98.7%)
Population in Families 6,550 (86.1%)
Population in Group Quarters1 97 ( 1.3%)
Population Density 19
Diversity Index2 24
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $38,176
Average Household Income $52,605
Per Capita Income $19,668
Wealth Index4 51

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 3,359 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,338 (69.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 503 (15.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 518 (15.4%)
Median Home Value $104,923
Housing Affordability Index3 195
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 2,841
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 2,114
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population -0.17% -0.3%
Households -0.12% -0.27%
Families -0.31% -0.4%
Median Household Income   1.77%
Per Capita Income   2.41%

Richton, MS 39476 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 39476 to the other 412 ZIP Codes in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 121 71st
Population Density # 314 24th
Diversity Index # 360 13th
Median Household Income # 183 56th
Per Capita Income # 234 43rd

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