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ZIP Code 38725

Primary City:Benoit, MS (View All Cities)
County: Bolivar County
Timezone: Central (10:03am)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.7, -91.1
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38725

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38725. 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 38725. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38725, 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:
Benoit, MS
Unacceptable:
Bolivar, Dahomey, Eutaw, Grapeland, Longshot

Stats and Demographics for the 38725 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38725 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 38725 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of seniors 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 38725 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 998
Population Density 8 people per sq mi
Housing Units 491
Median Home Value $50,500
Land Area 131.18 sq mi
Water Area 6.95 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 369
Median Household Income $24,583

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4040514136251524323522233321251435
Female383630333536382326293633322623161211
Total787681747161534758645856654748301516

Gender

 Male 485 49%
 Female 513 51%
Gender

Race

 White 340 34.1%
 Black Or African American 651 65.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.4%
 Asian 3 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner318234654472312
Renter5322331281572
Total850467782623014

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 134 36%
 Single Guardian 124 34%
 Singles 104 28%
 Singles With Roommate 7 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 243 66%
 Households with Kids 126 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1568110969612151021281198510
Female88671046106846841079526
Total23141482013121912201916101618181813716

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38725 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38725 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 38725 real estate data, the median home value of $50,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38725 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38725 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38725 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 998 100%
 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 86 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 140 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 143 29%
 Households Vacant 122 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 3 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 12%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 73 60%
 For Migrant Workers 2 2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 11%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 6%
 1 Bedroom 6 4%
 2 Bedroom 37 26%
 3+ Bedroom 89 64%
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 $24,583 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38725 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 38725 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 38725 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 163 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 126 20%
 No Earnings 338 54%
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 163 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 126 20%
 No Earnings 338 54%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 219 96%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 4%
 Worked at Home 0 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. 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 114 52%
 High School Graduate 63 29%
 Associate's degree 19 9%
 Bachelor's degree 10 5%
 Master's degree 7 3%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 6 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 155 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 11 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38725

ZIP Code 38725 is in the Benoit School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38725.

Ray Brooks School
1827 Hwy 1
Benoit, MS 38725
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Benoit School District

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