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ZIP Code 38701

Primary City:Greenville, MS (View All Cities)
County: Washington County
Timezone: Central (10:44pm)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.3, -91.0
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38701

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38701. 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 38701. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38701, 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:
Greenville, MS
Unacceptable:
Crossroads, Lamont, Refuge, Swiftwater

Stats and Demographics for the 38701 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38701 is located in west 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 38701 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38701 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,187
Population Density 293 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,484
Median Home Value $80,800
Land Area 82.61 sq mi
Water Area 7.45 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,087
Median Household Income $28,645

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male97490497595471867267362060571884182164840029118215794
Female895887929977789879804744782867963978683510386340275252
Total1,8691,7911,9041,9311,5071,5511,4771,3641,3871,5851,8041,7991,331910677522432346

Gender

 Male 11,247 47%
 Female 12,940 53%
Gender

Race

 White 7,508 31.0%
 Black Or African American 16,196 67.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 30 0.1%
 Asian 189 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 90 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 169 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner313326741,1081,283827529173
Renter3041,01386780364227715767
Total3351,3451,5411,9111,9251,104686240

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,157 35%
 Single Guardian 3,059 34%
 Singles 2,477 27%
 Singles With Roommate 394 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,718 63%
 Households with Kids 3,369 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male185195217188198177169177183203199202188183210210187196151141
Female189170195177171171170174201189152204189195209209219169171148
Total374365412365369348339351384392351406377378419419406365322289

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38701 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 38701 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 38701 real estate data, the median home value of $80,800 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 38701. Rentals in 38701 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38701 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 23,941 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 91 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 6 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 87 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 62 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,773 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,184 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,130 39%
 Households Vacant 1,397 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 768 55%
 Rented & Unoccupied 21 2%
 For Sale Only 138 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 75 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 57 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 338 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 125 3%
 1 Bedroom 784 19%
 2 Bedroom 1,527 36%
 3+ Bedroom 1,766 42%
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 $28,645 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 38701 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. More commuters in 38701 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,146 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,733 20%
 No Earnings 8,602 47%
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 6,146 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,733 20%
 No Earnings 8,602 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,728 91.8%
 Public transportation 90 1.1%
 Taxicab 8 0.1%
 Motorcycle 17 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 261 3.1%
 Worked at Home 310 3.7%
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 1,669 24%
 High School Graduate 3,496 51%
 Associate's degree 433 6%
 Bachelor's degree 921 13%
 Master's degree 219 3%
 Professional school degree 80 1%
 Doctorate degree 104 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,972 79.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 500 10.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 512 10.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38701

ZIP Code 38701 is in the Greenville Public Schools. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38701.

Akin Elementary School
361 Bowman Blvd
Greenville, MS 38701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenville Public Schools
Armstrong Elementary School
528 Redbud St
Greenville, MS 38701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenville Public Schools
Coleman Middle School
400 Dr M.L.k. Blvd
Greenville, MS 38701
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Greenville Public Schools
Darling Achievement Center
242 South Broadway
Greenville, MS 38701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenville Public Schools
Solomon Middle School
556 Bowman Blvd
Greenville, MS 38701
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Greenville Public Schools
Stern Elementary School
522 McAllister St
Greenville, MS 38701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenville Public Schools
Webb Elementary School
600 South Harvey St
Greenville, MS 38701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenville Public Schools
Weddington Elementary School
668 Sampson Rd
Greenville, MS 38701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenville Public Schools
Greenville Weston High School
419 East Robertshaw St
Greenville, MS 38701
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Greenville Public Schools
O'Bannon High School
1203 South Raceway Rd
Greenville, MS 38701
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Western Line School District
St Joseph High School
1501 V F W Rd
Greenville, MS 38701
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St James Episcopal Day School
1026 S Washington Ave
Greenville, MS 38701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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