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ZIP Code 38804

Primary City:Tupelo, MS (View All Cities)
County: Lee County
Timezone: Central (7:15pm)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.3, -88.7
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38804

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38804. 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 38804. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38804, 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:
Tupelo, MS

Stats and Demographics for the 38804 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38804 is located in northeast 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 38804 are primarily white. 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 a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38804 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,285
Population Density 214 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,936
Median Home Value $119,400
Land Area 80.91 sq mi
Water Area 0.59 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,849
Median Household Income $43,935

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male59963059860550862659256555360759752844033026916713794
Female585532585544528585603588560664612562522372319248225206
Total1,1841,1621,1831,1491,0361,2111,1951,1531,1131,2711,2091,090962702588415362300

Gender

 Male 8,445 49%
 Female 8,840 51%
Gender

Race

 White 12,457 72.1%
 Black Or African American 4,278 24.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.1%
 Asian 88 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 234 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 201 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner59463709928922682372151
Renter24069752348433714410929
Total2991,1601,2321,4121,259826481180

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,015 44%
 Single Guardian 1,456 21%
 Singles 2,042 30%
 Singles With Roommate 336 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,574 67%
 Households with Kids 2,275 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male119105131127130130118121131116130120122110126122128123106106
Female112130108126104891081131181121131261021321161311059795105
Total231235239253234219226234249228243246224242242253233220201211

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38804 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 38804 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1950s. Looking at 38804 real estate data, the median home value of $119,400 is slightly less than average 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 38804. Rentals in 38804 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38804 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,648 96.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 240 1.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 53 0.3%
 Nursing Facilities 235 1.4%
 Other Institutional 48 0.3%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 61 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,677 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,609 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,563 32%
 Households Vacant 1,087 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 436 40.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 1.4%
 For Sale Only 154 14.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 70 6.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 96 8.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 315 29.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 24 1%
 1 Bedroom 297 13%
 2 Bedroom 1,189 51%
 3+ Bedroom 806 35%
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 $43,935 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 38804 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 38804 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 5,566 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,361 24%
 No Earnings 5,191 37%
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 5,566 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,361 24%
 No Earnings 5,191 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,510 95.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 20 0.3%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 186 2.4%
 Worked at Home 150 1.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 868 16%
 High School Graduate 2,770 50%
 Associate's degree 273 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,073 19%
 Master's degree 227 4%
 Professional school degree 273 5%
 Doctorate degree 108 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,563 67.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 539 14.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 712 18.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38804

ZIP Code 38804 is in the Tupelo Public School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38804.

MC Dougal Center
2434 South Eason Blvd
Tupelo, MS 38804
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Tupelo Public School District
Joyner Elementary School
1201 Joyner Ave
Tupelo, MS 38804
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tupelo Public School District
Lawhon Elementary School
140 Lake St
Tupelo, MS 38804
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tupelo Public School District
Carver Elementary School
910 North Green St
Tupelo, MS 38804
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tupelo Public School District
Milam Elementary School
720 West Jefferson
Tupelo, MS 38804
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Tupelo Public School District
Early Childhood Education Center
1402 North Green St
Tupelo, MS 38804
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tupelo Public School District
Calvary Baptist Kindergarten & Preschool
501 W Main St
Tupelo, MS 38804
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Montessori School of Tupelo
1955 Mount Vernon Rd
Tupelo, MS 38804
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
First Umc Kid'S Pad
412 W Main St
Tupelo, MS 38804
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Tupelo Christian Academy
1801 E Main St
Tupelo, MS 38804
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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