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ZIP Code 38949

Primary City:Paris, MS (View All Cities)
County: Lafayette County
Timezone: Central (3:41am)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.19, -89.40
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38949

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38949. 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 38949. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38949, 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:
Paris, MS
Acceptable:
Bruce

Stats and Demographics for the 38949 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38949 is located in north 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 38949 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 38949 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 297
Population Density 18 people per sq mi
Housing Units 135
Median Home Value $44,700
Land Area 16.49 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 116
Median Household Income $18,676

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male68101466649912161172410
Female91511106157771413712891015
Total1523212412211311162325232315111425

Gender

 Male 131 44%
 Female 166 56%
Gender

Race

 White 283 95.3%
 Black Or African American 11 3.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.3%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner0814181615103
Renter37267421
Total31516242319124

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 61 53%
 Single Guardian 21 18%
 Singles 25 22%
 Singles With Roommate 9 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 71 61%
 Households with Kids 45 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male02110321203232343221
Female31122225422214315100
Total33232546625446658321

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38949 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38949 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 38949 real estate data, the median home value of $44,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38949 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 297 100%
 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 39 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 45 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 32 24%
 Households Vacant 19 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 68%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 3 16%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $18,676 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38949 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, 38949 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. In 38949 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 0 0%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 14 22%
 No Earnings 50 78%
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 0 0%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 14 22%
 No Earnings 50 78%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14 100%
 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

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2 11%
 High School Graduate 16 89%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 14 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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