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ZIP Code 38606

Primary City:Batesville, MS (View All Cities)
County: Panola County
Timezone: Central (11:55am)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.3, -90.0
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38606

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38606. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 38606. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38606, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Batesville, MS
Unacceptable:
Terza

Stats and Demographics for the 38606 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38606 is located in north Mississippi and covers a large land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 38606 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38606 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,127
Population Density 61 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,737
Median Home Value $91,100
Land Area 264.37 sq mi
Water Area 7.71 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,991
Median Household Income $40,282

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6525666276894854714735344395545394613912812171529959
Female576574612669540526542557541582564538460346279193154185
Total1,2281,1401,2391,3581,0259971,0151,0919801,1361,103999851627496345253244

Gender

 Male 7,689 48%
 Female 8,438 52%
Gender

Race

 White 8,986 55.7%
 Black Or African American 6,744 41.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 35 0.2%
 Asian 54 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 144 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 164 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner68474733996918629405140
Renter1354073762871971095661
Total2038811,1091,2831,115738461201

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,733 46%
 Single Guardian 1,515 25%
 Singles 1,555 26%
 Singles With Roommate 188 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,728 62%
 Households with Kids 2,263 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11712515912695106109133123136131125120115133146160135115118
Female115130109101129121108104112126117125119125120124147142136104
Total232255268227224227217237235262248250239240253270307277251222

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38606 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38606 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 38606 real estate data, the median home value of $91,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 38606. Rentals in 38606 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38606 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,865 98.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 86 0.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 176 1.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,417 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,946 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,628 24%
 Households Vacant 746 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 194 26.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.3%
 For Sale Only 94 12.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 2.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 161 21.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 274 36.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 36 3%
 1 Bedroom 102 8%
 2 Bedroom 381 29%
 3+ Bedroom 793 60%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $40,282 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 38606 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 38606 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,326 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,095 18%
 No Earnings 5,063 44%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,326 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,095 18%
 No Earnings 5,063 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,280 95.7%
 Public transportation 19 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 86 1.6%
 Worked at Home 134 2.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,280 31.0%
 High School Graduate 1,727 41.9%
 Associate's degree 323 7.8%
 Bachelor's degree 578 14.0%
 Master's degree 152 3.7%
 Professional school degree 50 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 15 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,893 80.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 396 11.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 314 8.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38606

ZIP Code 38606 is in the South Panola School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38606.

Batesville Elementary School
110 College St
Batesville, MS 38606
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Panola School District
Batesville Junior High School
507 Tiger Dr
Batesville, MS 38606
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: South Panola School District
Batesville Intermediate School
200 College St
Batesville, MS 38606
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Panola School District
Batesville Middle School
509 Tiger Dr
Batesville, MS 38606
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: South Panola School District
South Panola High School
601 Tiger Dr
Batesville, MS 38606
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: South Panola School District
North Delta School
330 Green Wave Ln
Batesville, MS 38606
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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