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ZIP Code 38828

Primary City:Blue Springs, MS (View All Cities)
County: Union County
Timezone: Central (12:14pm)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.4, -88.9
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38828

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38828. 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 38828. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38828, 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:
Blue Springs, MS
Unacceptable:
Alpine, Branyan, Center, Cherrycreek, Endville, Fairfield, Jug Fork, Mound City, New Harmony

Stats and Demographics for the 38828 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38828 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 38828 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 slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38828 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,970
Population Density 47 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,710
Median Home Value $87,200
Land Area 84.80 sq mi
Water Area 0.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,536
Median Household Income $31,773

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male129142144150841351301261371461541281168858532216
Female1411261421441081021101491371611581111189082543841
Total2702682862941922372402752743073122392341781401076057

Gender

 Male 1,958 49%
 Female 2,012 51%
Gender

Race

 White 3,638 91.6%
 Black Or African American 254 6.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.3%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 25 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 37 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1815721427423618412236
Renter177069673819105
Total3522728334127420313241

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 866 56%
 Single Guardian 242 16%
 Singles 380 25%
 Singles With Roommate 48 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 990 64%
 Households with Kids 546 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2725273016353435223826272330363826193116
Female2432272417311927323422282830362228322626
Total5157545433665362547248555160726054515742

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38828 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38828 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 38828 real estate data, the median home value of $87,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38828 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38828 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38828 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,970 100%
 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 640 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 601 35%
 Renter Occupied Households 295 17%
 Households Vacant 174 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 31 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 15 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 110 63%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 49 10%
 2 Bedroom 198 39%
 3+ Bedroom 261 51%
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 $31,773 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38828 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 38828 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 1,303 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 908 25%
 No Earnings 1,367 38%
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 1,303 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 908 25%
 No Earnings 1,367 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,606 92.2%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1 0.1%
 Worked at Home 134 7.7%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 486 30.8%
 High School Graduate 919 58.3%
 Associate's degree 72 4.6%
 Bachelor's degree 72 4.6%
 Master's degree 24 1.5%
 Professional school degree 3 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 846 74.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 83 7.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 200 17.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38828

ZIP Code 38828 is in the Union County School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38828.

East Union Attendance Center
1548 St Hwy 9 South
Blue Springs, MS 38828
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Union County School District

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