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ZIP Code 38917

Primary City:Carrollton, MS (View All Cities)
County: Carroll County
Timezone: Central (6:01am)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.5, -90.0
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38917

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38917. 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 38917. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38917, 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:
Carrollton, MS
Unacceptable:
Jefferson, Valley Hill

Stats and Demographics for the 38917 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38917 is located in north 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 38917 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 38917 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,258
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,613
Median Home Value $61,100
Land Area 166.67 sq mi
Water Area 3.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,350
Median Household Income $32,245

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male105100968684759091981071371351309176562718
Female7495771145981939810011814912913611483554239
Total1791951732001431561831891982252862642662051591116957

Gender

 Male 1,602 49%
 Female 1,656 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,556 78.5%
 Black Or African American 647 19.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 4 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 22 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 25 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner119915722427720712933
Renter16405438341885
Total2713921126231122513738

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 763 57%
 Single Guardian 214 16%
 Singles 351 26%
 Singles With Roommate 22 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 961 71%
 Households with Kids 389 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2219261821261816191522132818301118141316
Female1417121520242311171915141118272918251512
Total3636383341504127363437273936574036392828

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38917 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38917 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 38917 real estate data, the median home value of $61,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38917 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38917 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38917 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,258 100%
 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 515 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 622 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 213 13%
 Households Vacant 263 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 39 14.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.8%
 For Sale Only 9 3.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 2.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 99 37.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 107 40.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 9 5%
 2 Bedroom 118 60%
 3+ Bedroom 70 36%
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 $32,245 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 38917 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 38917 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 38917 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 894 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 301 13%
 No Earnings 1,171 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 894 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 301 13%
 No Earnings 1,171 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,001 99.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0.0%
 Worked at Home 3 0.3%
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 190 17.4%
 High School Graduate 717 65.5%
 Associate's degree 69 6.3%
 Bachelor's degree 74 6.8%
 Master's degree 41 3.7%
 Professional school degree 4 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 171 67.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 52 20.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 29 11.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38917

ZIP Code 38917 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38917.

Carroll Academy
900 College St
Carrollton, MS 38917
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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