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ZIP Code 38623

Primary City:Darling, MS (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Quitman County
Timezone: Central (12:16pm)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.37, -90.27
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38623

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38623. 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 38623. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38623, 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:
Darling, MS

Stats and Demographics for the 38623 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38623 is located in north 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 38623 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is slightly higher than average. 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 38623 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 259
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 112
Median Home Value $22,500
Land Area 11.32 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 87
Median Household Income $14,766

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1212719497810685563201
Female81614127961386551162403
Total20282131111813211812131016125604

Gender

 Male 124 48%
 Female 135 52%
Gender

Race

 White 35 14%
 Black Or African American 219 85%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 5 2%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner272011151153
Renter14313001
Total3112312181154

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 30 34%
 Single Guardian 31 36%
 Singles 24 28%
 Singles With Roommate 2 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 49 56%
 Households with Kids 38 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male22423412214110552520
Female22122431602642134310
Total44545843816752686830

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38623 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38623 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 38623 real estate data, the median home value of $22,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 38623 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38623 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 259 100%
 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 25 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 49 44%
 Renter Occupied Households 13 12%
 Households Vacant 25 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 56%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 25 100%
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 $14,766 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 38623 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 74 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 34 18%
 No Earnings 83 43%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 74 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 34 18%
 No Earnings 83 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 74 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 6 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 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 22 30%
 High School Graduate 20 27%
 Associate's degree 32 43%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 65 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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