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ZIP Code 38940

Primary City:Holcomb, MS (View All Cities)
County: Grenada County
Timezone: Central (4:16am)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.7, -90.0
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38940

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38940. 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 38940. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38940, 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:
Holcomb, MS
Unacceptable:
Nason, Oxberry

Stats and Demographics for the 38940 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38940 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 38940 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 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 38940 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,141
Population Density 14 people per sq mi
Housing Units 998
Median Home Value $83,900
Land Area 148.84 sq mi
Water Area 1.53 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 832
Median Household Income $38,333

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male63868083415462778577697165574420711
Female606372855555708389656963766239352622
Total1231491521689610913216017414213813414111983553333

Gender

 Male 1,052 49%
 Female 1,089 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,596 74.5%
 Black Or African American 529 24.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner8621271201421234925
Renter103943351515145
Total181011701551571386330

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 442 53%
 Single Guardian 156 19%
 Singles 210 25%
 Singles With Roommate 24 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 543 65%
 Households with Kids 289 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male141314141918151717161617141716161920127
Female101312111112141610131515121724172461414
Total2426262530302933272931322634403343262621

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38940 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38940 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 38940 real estate data, the median home value of $83,900 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 38940. Rentals in 38940 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38940 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,141 100%
 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 358 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 298 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 176 18%
 Households Vacant 166 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 12 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 78 47%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 54 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 25 17%
 2 Bedroom 12 8%
 3+ Bedroom 107 74%
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 $38,333 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 38940 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, 38940 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 38940 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 359 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 231 18%
 No Earnings 729 55%
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 359 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 231 18%
 No Earnings 729 55%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 472 96%
 Public transportation 22 4%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 116 21%
 High School Graduate 430 76%
 Associate's degree 6 1%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 12 2%
 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 107 44%
 Enrolled in Private School 73 30%
 Not Enrolled in School 63 26%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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