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ZIP Code 38768

Primary City:Rome, MS (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Sunflower County
Timezone: Central (10:12pm)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.9, -90.6
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38768

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38768. 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 38768. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38768, 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:
Rome, MS

Stats and Demographics for the 38768 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38768 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 38768 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 38768 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 182
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 79
Median Home Value $23,700
Land Area 9.48 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 66
Median Household Income $48,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male10489737331053512110
Female6786771135796242523
Total161116151410186817149754633

Gender

 Male 82 45%
 Female 100 55%
Gender

Race

 White 39 21%
 Black Or African American 143 79%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner115128371
Renter412252210
Total51371710581

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 22 33%
 Single Guardian 24 36%
 Singles 17 26%
 Singles With Roommate 3 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 43 65%
 Households with Kids 23 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male20350102122121421020
Female12113111121122221011
Total32463213243243642031

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38768 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38768 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 38768 real estate data, the median home value of $23,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38768 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 182 100%
 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 20 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 18 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 28 35%
 Households Vacant 13 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 15%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 6 46%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $48,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 38768 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, 38768 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. In 38768 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 92 68%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 43 32%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 92 68%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 43 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 92 100%
 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

Compared to other ZIPs, 38768 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 0 0%
 High School Graduate 37 100%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 23 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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