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ZIP Code 38746

Primary City:Gunnison, MS (View All Cities)
County: Bolivar County
Timezone: Central (5:55pm)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.0, -90.9
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38746

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38746. 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 38746. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38746, 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:
Gunnison, MS
Unacceptable:
Dennis Landing, Perthshire, Waxhaw

Stats and Demographics for the 38746 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38746 is located in northwest 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 38746 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of young 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 38746 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 616
Population Density 10 people per sq mi
Housing Units 271
Median Home Value $48,100
Land Area 64.11 sq mi
Water Area 3.43 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 221
Median Household Income $25,833

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male13213234201512151614242212612545
Female412324293018122117192220171391054
Total5444566350332436333346422919211599

Gender

 Male 282 46%
 Female 334 54%
Gender

Race

 White 101 16.4%
 Black Or African American 501 81.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.6%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner41211282926177
Renter912261816600
Total132437464532177

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 42 19%
 Single Guardian 108 49%
 Singles 60 27%
 Singles With Roommate 11 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 128 58%
 Households with Kids 93 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male42044544488943568696
Female99865573332469876357
Total13118109101177111013101213131491413

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38746 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38746 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 38746 real estate data, the median home value of $48,100 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 38746. Rentals in 38746 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38746 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 616 100%
 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 46 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 88 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 87 32%
 Households Vacant 50 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 40%
 For Migrant Workers 5 10%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 16%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 8%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 13 13%
 3+ Bedroom 80 79%
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 $25,833 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 38746 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 38746 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. Most commuters in 38746 can expect to fall in that range. 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 134 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 113 25%
 No Earnings 213 46%
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 134 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 113 25%
 No Earnings 213 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 173 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 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.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 136 66%
 High School Graduate 69 33%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 2 1%
 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 96 98%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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