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ZIP Code 38665

Primary City:Sarah, MS (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (6:30am)
Coordinates:34.58, -90.15
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38665

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38665. 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 38665. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38665, 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:
Sarah, MS
Acceptable:
Savage
Unacceptable:
Buxton, Longtown, Strayhorn

Stats and Demographics for the 38665 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38665 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 38665 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 a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38665 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,683
Population Density 42 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,050
Median Home Value $80,900
Land Area 64.08 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 946
Median Household Income $42,731

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1101291189670647910989110836782544830128
Female6611311011368769110590848179865441311918
Total17624222820913814017021417919416414616810889613126

Gender

 Male 1,358 51%
 Female 1,325 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,211 82.4%
 Black Or African American 388 14.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.4%
 Asian 7 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 29 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 37 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11901401671551175517
Renter13434832351481
Total241331881991901316318

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 521 55%
 Single Guardian 173 18%
 Singles 213 23%
 Singles With Roommate 39 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 566 60%
 Households with Kids 380 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2023272525302925201934232220292017191116
Female141092021232022272324252117302222261315
Total3433364546534947474258484337594239452431

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38665 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38665 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 38665 real estate data, the median home value of $80,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38665 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38665 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38665 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,683 100%
 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 421 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 331 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 194 18%
 Households Vacant 104 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 20 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 11 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 15%
 For Migrant Workers 1 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 53 51%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 97 52%
 3+ Bedroom 89 48%
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 $42,731 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 38665 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 38665 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 659 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 458 24%
 No Earnings 797 42%
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 659 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 458 24%
 No Earnings 797 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 893 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 45 5%
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 121 18%
 High School Graduate 492 71%
 Associate's degree 32 5%
 Bachelor's degree 14 2%
 Master's degree 32 5%
 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 626 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 36 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 47 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38665

ZIP Code 38665 is in the Tate County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38665.

Strayhorn Elementary School
3402 Hwy 4 West
Sarah, MS 38665
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tate County School District
Strayhorn High School
86 Mustang Dr
Sarah, MS 38665
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Tate County School District

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