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ZIP Code 38663

Primary City:Ripley, MS (View All Cities)
County: Tippah County
Timezone: Central (8:22am)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.7, -88.9
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38663

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38663. 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 38663. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38663, 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:
Ripley, MS
Unacceptable:
Campbell, Gravestown, Mitchell, Murry, Peoples

Stats and Demographics for the 38663 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38663 is located in northeast 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 38663 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38663 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,950
Population Density 60 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,207
Median Home Value $79,600
Land Area 197.74 sq mi
Water Area 0.86 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,684
Median Household Income $35,107

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4844514243993433493673744314273863453192881821358058
Female405423401366357371383383400418388370353329244203164150
Total889874825765700720750757831845774715672617426338244208

Gender

 Male 5,842 49%
 Female 6,108 51%
Gender

Race

 White 9,376 78.5%
 Black Or African American 2,002 16.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 23 0.2%
 Asian 16 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 351 2.9%
 Two Or More Races 179 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner56365581718651562335117
Renter1063042662101851098138
Total162669847928836671416155

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,368 51%
 Single Guardian 847 18%
 Singles 1,326 28%
 Singles With Roommate 143 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,072 66%
 Households with Kids 1,612 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male9110589109928891879394741047775779075877084
Female9177897486928078878972778083787078756577
Total182182178183178180171165180183146181157158155160153162135161

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38663 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38663 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1960s. Looking at 38663 real estate data, the median home value of $79,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 38663. Rentals in 38663 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38663 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,860 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 90 0.8%
 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 1,617 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,768 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,299 25%
 Households Vacant 523 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 90 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1%
 For Sale Only 53 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 65 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 290 55%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 78 7%
 1 Bedroom 130 11%
 2 Bedroom 454 38%
 3+ Bedroom 519 44%
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 $35,107 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 38663 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 38663 has very few people that work at home. 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 38663 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 3,633 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,532 18%
 No Earnings 3,584 41%
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 3,633 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,532 18%
 No Earnings 3,584 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,591 97.3%
 Public transportation 75 1.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 1 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 0.0%
 Worked at Home 47 1.0%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 815 22.2%
 High School Graduate 2,200 59.8%
 Associate's degree 214 5.8%
 Bachelor's degree 225 6.1%
 Master's degree 137 3.7%
 Professional school degree 66 1.8%
 Doctorate degree 19 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,430 85.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 230 8.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 181 6.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38663

ZIP Code 38663 is in the South Tippah School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38663.

Pine Grove High School
3510a Cr 600
Ripley, MS 38663
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: South Tippah School District
Ripley Elementary School
702 West Terry St
Ripley, MS 38663
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Tippah School District
Ripley Middle School
718 South Clayton St
Ripley, MS 38663
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: South Tippah School District
Ripley High School
720 South Clayton St
Ripley, MS 38663
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: South Tippah School District
North South Tippah Vocational Tech Center
2560 Cr 501
Ripley, MS 38663
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: South Tippah School District
Northeast Christian Academy
100 County Road 817
Ripley, MS 38663
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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