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ZIP Code 38683

Primary City:Walnut, MS (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (8:03pm)
Coordinates:34.9, -88.9
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38683

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38683. 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 38683. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38683, 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:
Walnut, MS
Unacceptable:
Brownfield, Camphill, Chalybeate

Stats and Demographics for the 38683 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38683 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 38683 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 38683 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,637
Population Density 41 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,627
Median Home Value $59,100
Land Area 138.18 sq mi
Water Area 0.50 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,233
Median Household Income $27,515

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male19318421622516713518016417923021815717113291755219
Female1762031811851571621701722082061901951711441151075948
Total36938739741032429735033638743640835234227620618211167

Gender

 Male 2,788 49%
 Female 2,849 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,298 94.0%
 Black Or African American 226 4.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.4%
 Asian 9 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 50 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 33 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3317228137835427118542
Renter461021041037145397
Total7927438548142531622449

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,186 53%
 Single Guardian 368 16%
 Singles 613 27%
 Singles With Roommate 66 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,467 66%
 Households with Kids 766 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3739434335393126534043494737424954413930
Female3026434243413237503535374133294736383537
Total67658685788063631037578868870719690797467

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38683 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38683 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 38683 real estate data, the median home value of $59,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38683 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38683 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38683 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,637 100%
 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 732 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 984 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 517 20%
 Households Vacant 394 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 50 12.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.8%
 For Sale Only 22 5.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 1.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 98 24.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 215 54.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 0.5%
 1 Bedroom 88 23.1%
 2 Bedroom 115 30.2%
 3+ Bedroom 176 46.2%
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 $27,515 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38683 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. Most commuters in 38683 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,152 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 578 14%
 No Earnings 2,344 58%
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 1,152 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 578 14%
 No Earnings 2,344 58%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,433 95.4%
 Public transportation 24 1.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 0.7%
 Worked at Home 34 2.3%
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 647 38.5%
 High School Graduate 822 48.9%
 Associate's degree 157 9.3%
 Bachelor's degree 45 2.7%
 Master's degree 4 0.2%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 6 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 940 77.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 75 6.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 205 16.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38683

ZIP Code 38683 is in the North Tippah School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38683.

Walnut Attendance Center
280 Commerce St
Walnut, MS 38683
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: North Tippah School District
Chalybeate Elementary School
Hwy 354 East
Chalybeate, MS 38683
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North Tippah School District

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