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ZIP Code 38944

Primary City:Minter City, MS (View All Cities)
County: Leflore County
Timezone: Central (10:24pm)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.7, -90.3
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38944

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38944. 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 38944. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38944, 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:
Minter City, MS
Unacceptable:
Highlandale, Somerville, Sunnyside

Stats and Demographics for the 38944 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38944 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 38944 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38944 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 504
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 236
Median Home Value $42,000
Land Area 94.56 sq mi
Water Area 1.53 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 190
Median Household Income $23,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male16191322151813911131227271316583
Female111318121813151310142318211251099
Total273231343331282221273545482521151712

Gender

 Male 260 52%
 Female 244 48%
Gender

Race

 White 212 42.1%
 Black Or African American 287 56.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3813234024157
Renter11041116753
Total418173456312010

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 89 47%
 Single Guardian 44 23%
 Singles 48 25%
 Singles With Roommate 9 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 132 69%
 Households with Kids 58 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male43326362233115591343
Female22201232513554043141
Total655275947466695134484

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38944 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38944 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 38944 real estate data, the median home value of $42,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38944 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38944 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38944 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 504 100%
 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 55 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 78 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 57 24%
 Households Vacant 46 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Sale Only 2 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 9%
 For Migrant Workers 4 9%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 23 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 22 32%
 3+ Bedroom 46 68%
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 $23,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38944 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. 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, 38944 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 38944 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 113 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 65 15%
 No Earnings 253 59%
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 113 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 65 15%
 No Earnings 253 59%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 178 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 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 population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 18 13%
 High School Graduate 85 60%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 23 16%
 Master's degree 15 11%
 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 120 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 15 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 23 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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