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ZIP Code 38841

Primary City:Ecru, MS (View All Cities)
County: Pontotoc County
Timezone: Central (2:33am)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.34, -89.01
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38841

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38841. 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 38841. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38841, 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:
Ecru, MS
Unacceptable:
Friendship

Stats and Demographics for the 38841 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38841 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 38841 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 slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38841 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,775
Population Density 89 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,143
Median Home Value $76,400
Land Area 31.35 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,023
Median Household Income $37,651

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1031101231137911287891089510577814534191912
Female981418583831058197811167783625943213019
Total20125120819616221716818618921118216014310477404931

Gender

 Male 1,411 51%
 Female 1,364 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,125 76.6%
 Black Or African American 268 9.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.2%
 Asian 4 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 328 11.8%
 Two Or More Races 41 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner17861421611551035519
Renter27846157212294
Total441702032181761256423

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 535 52%
 Single Guardian 208 20%
 Singles 245 24%
 Singles With Roommate 35 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 616 60%
 Households with Kids 407 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2125221819242421222620262724262723261125
Female1617222429372428231516201519191420121819
Total3742444248614849454136464243454143382944

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38841 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38841 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 38841 real estate data, the median home value of $76,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38841 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38841 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38841 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,775 100%
 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 394 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 344 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 285 25%
 Households Vacant 120 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 33 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 8 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 70 58%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 32 10%
 2 Bedroom 177 53%
 3+ Bedroom 122 37%
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 $37,651 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38841 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 38841 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. Most commuters in 38841 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 795 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 421 21%
 No Earnings 765 39%
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 795 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 421 21%
 No Earnings 765 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,095 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 25 2%
 Worked at Home 10 1%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 161 21.4%
 High School Graduate 547 72.5%
 Associate's degree 32 4.2%
 Bachelor's degree 8 1.1%
 Master's degree 6 0.8%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 658 95%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 34 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38841

ZIP Code 38841 is in the Pontotoc County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38841.

North Pontotoc Elementary School
8324 Hwy 15 North
Ecru, MS 38841
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pontotoc County School District
North Pontotoc Upper Elementary
1620 Old Hwy 15
Ecru, MS 38841
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pontotoc County School District
North Pontotoc High School
8324 Hwy 15 North
Ecru, MS 38841
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pontotoc County School District
North Pontotoc Middle School
8324 Hwy 15 North
Ecru, MS 38841
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Pontotoc County School District

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