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ZIP Code 38852

Primary City:Iuka, MS (View All Cities)
County: Tishomingo County
Timezone: Central (6:20am)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.8, -88.2
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38852

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38852. 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 38852. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38852, 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:
Iuka, MS
Unacceptable:
Eastport, Gravel Siding, Holcut, Midway, North Crossroads, Oldham

Stats and Demographics for the 38852 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38852 is located in northeast Mississippi and covers a slightly higher 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 38852 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38852 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,449
Population Density 47 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,493
Median Home Value $78,800
Land Area 200.11 sq mi
Water Area 12.68 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,062
Median Household Income $35,196

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 96Male Median Age: 90Female Median Age: 98

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male26627228828920420625626027840032532131827323015410857
Female266277296276210237247288292370346358344309266197187178
Total532549584565414443503548570770671679662582496351295235

Gender

 Male 4,505 48%
 Female 4,944 52%
Gender

Race

 White 9,081 96.1%
 Black Or African American 231 2.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.2%
 Asian 10 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 40 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 71 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner32238411631635603355102
Renter821911831981581069740
Total114429594829793709452142

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,048 50%
 Single Guardian 577 14%
 Singles 1,321 33%
 Singles With Roommate 116 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 5
 Households without Kids 2,934 72%
 Households with Kids 1,128 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4966585551574960556649615161556068505639
Female5551545850585659546568496054545167604439
Total10411711211310111510511910913111711011111510911113511010078

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38852 has a large 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 38852 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 38852 real estate data, the median home value of $78,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38852 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38852 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38852 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,219 97.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 62 0.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 168 1.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,342 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,665 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,055 19%
 Households Vacant 1,431 26%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 129 9.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 0.5%
 For Sale Only 69 4.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 896 62.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 317 22.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 28 3%
 1 Bedroom 73 8%
 2 Bedroom 335 39%
 3+ Bedroom 434 50%
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 $35,196 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38852 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, 38852 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. More commuters in 38852 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 2,574 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,340 18%
 No Earnings 3,428 47%
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 2,574 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,340 18%
 No Earnings 3,428 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,178 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 135 4%
 Worked at Home 32 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. 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 849 27%
 High School Graduate 1,741 55%
 Associate's degree 152 5%
 Bachelor's degree 244 8%
 Master's degree 63 2%
 Professional school degree 112 4%
 Doctorate degree 26 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,499 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 90 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 157 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38852

ZIP Code 38852 is in the Tishomingo County Sp Mun School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38852.

Iuka Elementary School
1500 Old Whitehouse Rd
Iuka, MS 38852
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tishomingo County Sp Mun School District
Iuka Middle School
507 West Quitman
Iuka, MS 38852
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Tishomingo County Sp Mun School District
Tishomingo County High School
701 Hwy 72
Iuka, MS 38852
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Tishomingo County Sp Mun School District

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