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ZIP Code 38703

Primary City:Greenville, MS (View All Cities)
County: Washington County
Timezone: Central (1:03am)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.5, -91.1
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38703

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38703. 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 38703. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38703, 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
Acceptable:
Lamont

Stats and Demographics for the 38703 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38703 is located in northwest 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 38703 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 38703 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,568
Population Density 88 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,920
Median Home Value $70,600
Land Area 164.99 sq mi
Water Area 12.76 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,205
Median Household Income $26,767

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5475735996744783973213613924194463953702631811429151
Female553571570632465495491471463539558517425343251202165157
Total1,1001,1441,1691,3069438928128328559581,004912795606432344256208

Gender

 Male 6,700 46%
 Female 7,868 54%
Gender

Race

 White 2,320 15.9%
 Black Or African American 12,056 82.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 0.2%
 Asian 73 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 44 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 45 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1717440666270855633989
Renter1445815064443291297942
Total1617559121,1061,037685418131

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,719 33%
 Single Guardian 1,973 38%
 Singles 1,334 26%
 Singles With Roommate 179 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,148 60%
 Households with Kids 2,057 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12095111127106113122116116122110133119115129151151126117116
Female12110610511111412010112211410910512812010814113112612111384
Total241201216238220233223238230231215261239223270282277247230200

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38703 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 38703 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 38703 real estate data, the median home value of $70,600 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 38703. Rentals in 38703 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38703 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,268 97.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 86 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 17 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 167 1.1%
 Other Institutional 19 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 11 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,651 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,300 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,254 38%
 Households Vacant 715 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 327 45.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1.0%
 For Sale Only 58 8.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 40 5.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 66 9.2%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 215 30.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 38 2%
 1 Bedroom 126 6%
 2 Bedroom 579 27%
 3+ Bedroom 1,398 65%
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 $26,767 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38703 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. The commute in 38703 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 3,059 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,831 19%
 No Earnings 4,860 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 3,059 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,831 19%
 No Earnings 4,860 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,821 94.6%
 Public transportation 11 0.3%
 Taxicab 14 0.3%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 120 3.0%
 Worked at Home 75 1.9%
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 924 25.7%
 High School Graduate 1,969 54.7%
 Associate's degree 317 8.8%
 Bachelor's degree 239 6.6%
 Master's degree 86 2.4%
 Professional school degree 54 1.5%
 Doctorate degree 9 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,363 88.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 192 5.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 266 7.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38703

ZIP Code 38703 is in the Greenville Public Schools. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38703.

Boyd Elementary School
1021 South Colorado
Greenville, MS 38703
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenville Public Schools
Trigg Elementary School
3004 Lincoln Dr
Greenville, MS 38703
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenville Public Schools
Greenville Technical Center
350 South Raceway Rd
Greenville, MS 38703
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Greenville Public Schools
Our Lady of Lourdes School
1600 E Reed Rd
Greenville, MS 38703
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Washington School
1605 E Reed Rd
Greenville, MS 38703
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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