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ZIP Code 38617

Primary City:Coahoma, MS (View All Cities)
County: Coahoma County
Timezone: Central (8:27am)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.4, -90.5
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38617

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38617. 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 38617. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38617, 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:
Coahoma, MS
Acceptable:
Rich
Unacceptable:
Birdie, Rudyard

Stats and Demographics for the 38617 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38617 is located in northwest Mississippi and covers a slightly less than average 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 38617 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38617 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 734
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 337
Median Home Value $51,500
Land Area 55.95 sq mi
Water Area 2.50 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 280
Median Household Income $23,846

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male232020312821152720203328171194105
Female21253437182218242740332515101113811
Total444554684643335147606653322120171816

Gender

 Male 342 47%
 Female 392 53%
Gender

Race

 White 98 13.4%
 Black Or African American 619 84.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 6 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 7 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11234514117199
Renter3161522151573
Total428497356322612

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 89 32%
 Single Guardian 86 31%
 Singles 89 32%
 Singles With Roommate 16 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 189 68%
 Households with Kids 91 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male62826345264325863774
Female4625527659658611511646
Total10810711511117151081011191114131110

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38617 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38617 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 38617 real estate data, the median home value of $51,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38617 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38617 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38617 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 734 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 64 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 120 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 96 28%
 Households Vacant 57 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 1 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 16%
 For Migrant Workers 1 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 23 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 6%
 1 Bedroom 16 21%
 2 Bedroom 33 43%
 3+ Bedroom 23 30%
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 $23,846 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38617 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. However, that is not the case in 38617. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 217 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 120 17%
 No Earnings 378 53%
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 217 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 120 17%
 No Earnings 378 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 263 91.0%
 Public transportation 10 3.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 0.7%
 Worked at Home 14 4.8%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 82 28%
 High School Graduate 175 60%
 Associate's degree 32 11%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 4 1%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 121 96.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 4.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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