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ZIP Code 38646

Primary City:Marks, MS (View All Cities)
County: Quitman County
Timezone: Central (3:37am)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.3, -90.3
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38646

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38646. 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 38646. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38646, 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:
Marks, MS
Unacceptable:
Hinchcliff, Sabino

Stats and Demographics for the 38646 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38646 is located in north Mississippi and covers a slightly higher 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 38646 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 38646 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,073
Population Density 29 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,373
Median Home Value $64,800
Land Area 106.22 sq mi
Water Area 0.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,189
Median Household Income $27,585

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8611211610194727880711171151161057653312718
Female987010211296828190108116115128908069654657
Total184182218213190154159170179233230244195156122967375

Gender

 Male 1,468 48%
 Female 1,605 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,010 32.9%
 Black Or African American 2,005 65.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.2%
 Asian 4 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 13 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 34 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6551251851961519629
Renter2565607065331711
Total3112018525526118411340

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 475 40%
 Single Guardian 318 27%
 Singles 349 29%
 Singles With Roommate 47 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 817 69%
 Households with Kids 372 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2114171714183323242429191727172416222223
Female25161618181482282618191425222429181919
Total4630333532324145325047383152394845404142

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38646 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38646 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 38646 real estate data, the median home value of $64,800 is low 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 38646. Rentals in 38646 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38646 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,001 97.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 12 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 60 2.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 358 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 485 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 346 25%
 Households Vacant 184 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 56 30.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 2.7%
 For Sale Only 17 9.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 3.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 25 13.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 74 40.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 15 4%
 1 Bedroom 70 17%
 2 Bedroom 65 16%
 3+ Bedroom 263 64%
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 $27,585 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 38646 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 38646 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 750 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 561 21%
 No Earnings 1,305 50%
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 750 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 561 21%
 No Earnings 1,305 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 982 93.2%
 Public transportation 5 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 42 4.0%
 Worked at Home 25 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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 351 33%
 High School Graduate 461 43%
 Associate's degree 49 5%
 Bachelor's degree 121 11%
 Master's degree 46 4%
 Professional school degree 45 4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 524 79.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 86 13.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 49 7.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38646

ZIP Code 38646 is in the Quitman County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38646.

Quitman County Middle School
450 Humphrey St
Marks, MS 38646
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Quitman County School District
M. S. Palmer High School
1315 M.L.k. Dr
Marks, MS 38646
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Quitman County School District
Quitman County Vocational Complex
Hwy 3 South
Marks, MS 38646
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Quitman County School District
Delta Academy
1150 Riverside Dr
Marks, MS 38646
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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