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ZIP Code 38829

Primary City:Booneville, MS (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (8:14am)
Coordinates:34.6, -88.6
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38829

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38829. 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 38829. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38829, 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:
Booneville, MS
Unacceptable:
Altitude, Blackland, Burtons, Jumpertown, Old Cairo, Osborne Creek, Pine Grove, Thrashers

Stats and Demographics for the 38829 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38829 is located in northeast Mississippi and covers a large 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 38829 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38829 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,707
Population Density 70 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,071
Median Home Value $77,000
Land Area 268.06 sq mi
Water Area 0.62 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,184
Median Household Income $33,953

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male626591597746813582525560602615644552523373333223134103
Female582559557774690507522533638630639580581490402312259310
Total1,2081,1501,1541,5201,5031,0891,0471,0931,2401,2451,2831,1321,104863735535393413

Gender

 Male 9,142 49%
 Female 9,565 51%
Gender

Race

 White 16,212 86.7%
 Black Or African American 2,134 11.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 0.2%
 Asian 21 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 108 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 195 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1025688351,1051,107871521206
Renter20838237631624116111669
Total3109501,2111,4211,3481,032637275

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,662 51%
 Single Guardian 1,360 19%
 Singles 1,915 27%
 Singles With Roommate 247 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,810 67%
 Households with Kids 2,374 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male133135112124123109126106127112123120131111128125141181171230
Female11512613611111910510496135125115107106104113128128210195213
Total248261248235242214230202262237238227237215241253269391366443

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38829 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38829 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 38829 real estate data, the median home value of $77,000 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 38829. Rentals in 38829 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38829 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,843 95.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 68 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 148 0.8%
 Other Institutional 26 0.1%
 College Student Housing 621 3.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,730 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,585 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,869 23%
 Households Vacant 887 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 210 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 46 5%
 For Sale Only 68 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 90 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 458 52%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 417 22%
 2 Bedroom 597 31%
 3+ Bedroom 917 47%
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 $33,953 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 38829 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 38829 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 38829 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,439 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,960 20%
 No Earnings 7,052 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 4,439 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,960 20%
 No Earnings 7,052 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,992 95%
 Public transportation 53 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 133 2%
 Worked at Home 100 2%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,603 29%
 High School Graduate 2,924 53%
 Associate's degree 483 9%
 Bachelor's degree 336 6%
 Master's degree 152 3%
 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 3,212 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 82 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 280 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38829

ZIP Code 38829 is in the Booneville School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38829.

Northeast Ms Regional Alternative
103 Medical Dr
Booneville, MS 38829
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Booneville School District
Jumpertown High School
717 Hwy 4 West
Booneville, MS 38829
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Prentiss County School District
Thrasher High School
167 Cr 1040
Booneville, MS 38829
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Prentiss County School District
Rentiss County Alternative School
717 Hwy 4 West
Booneville, MS 38829
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Prentiss County School District
Anderson Elementary School
111 Anderson St
Booneville, MS 38829
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Booneville School District
R.h. Long Booneville Middle School
300 a West George East Allen
Booneville, MS 38829
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Booneville School District
Hills Chapel School
8 Cr 2371
Booneville, MS 38829
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Prentiss County School District
Booneville High School
300 B West George East Allen D
Booneville, MS 38829
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Booneville School District
Prentiss County Vocational Complex
302 West George East Allen Dr
Booneville, MS 38829
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Prentiss County School District

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