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ZIP Code 38756

Primary City:Leland, MS (View All Cities)
County: Washington County
Timezone: Central (8:10am)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.4, -90.9
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38756

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38756. 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 38756. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38756, 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:
Leland, MS
Acceptable:
Elizabeth
Unacceptable:
Bourbon, Dunleith, Heads, Helm, Long, Magenta, Rexburg

Stats and Demographics for the 38756 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38756 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 38756 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 a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38756 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,462
Population Density 37 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,819
Median Home Value $72,900
Land Area 173.16 sq mi
Water Area 1.53 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,445
Median Household Income $30,185

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male24418623926522122516716117922523825613911677515227
Female2402312132292592121862062152412692421871221081036467
Total48441745249448043735336739446650749832623818515411694

Gender

 Male 3,068 47%
 Female 3,394 53%
Gender

Race

 White 2,412 37.3%
 Black Or African American 3,911 60.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.2%
 Asian 26 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 59 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 43 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1610520437436422815960
Renter85216200187134613913
Total10132140456149828919873

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 934 38%
 Single Guardian 741 30%
 Singles 655 27%
 Singles With Roommate 115 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,568 64%
 Households with Kids 877 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4645664543353431435349414749545067504441
Female4560414041504142575543354337454653454046
Total911051078584857573100108927690869996120958487

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38756 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38756 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 38756 real estate data, the median home value of $72,900 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 38756. Rentals in 38756 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38756 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,462 100%
 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 762 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 748 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 935 33%
 Households Vacant 374 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 180 48.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1.3%
 For Sale Only 32 8.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 2.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 145 38.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 21 2%
 1 Bedroom 139 12%
 2 Bedroom 426 38%
 3+ Bedroom 539 48%
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 $30,185 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 38756 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 38756 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 1,875 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 788 15%
 No Earnings 2,583 49%
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 1,875 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 788 15%
 No Earnings 2,583 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,153 92%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 108 5%
 Worked at Home 79 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 some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 568 29.3%
 High School Graduate 756 39.0%
 Associate's degree 159 8.2%
 Bachelor's degree 343 17.7%
 Master's degree 45 2.3%
 Professional school degree 11 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 57 2.9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,089 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 127 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 159 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38756

ZIP Code 38756 is in the Leland School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38756.

Leland Elementary School
404 East Third St
Leland, MS 38756
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Leland School District
Leland School Park
200 Milam St
Leland, MS 38756
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Leland School District
Leland Vocational Complex
South Deer Creek Dr
Leland, MS 38756
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Leland School District
Leland High School
402 East Third St
Leland, MS 38756
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Leland School District

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