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ZIP Code 39638

Primary City:Gloster, MS (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (10:13pm)
Coordinates:31.2, -91.0
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39638

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39638. 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 39638. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39638, 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:
Gloster, MS
Unacceptable:
Ariel, Bewelcome, Cassels, Eunice, Homochitto, Tatum, White Cap

Stats and Demographics for the 39638 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39638 is located in southwest 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 39638 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 an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 39638 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,333
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,838
Median Home Value $52,800
Land Area 175.98 sq mi
Water Area 0.35 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,418
Median Household Income $20,949

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male 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
Male1217695123917974791071081511351099066333224
Female13395899311682878111011814112710111677655356
Total254171184216207161161160217226292262210206143988580

Gender

 Male 1,593 48%
 Female 1,740 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,571 47.1%
 Black Or African American 1,743 52.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 14 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner198516024024920212358
Renter264343624937157
Total4512820330229823913865

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 551 39%
 Single Guardian 361 25%
 Singles 462 33%
 Singles With Roommate 44 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,020 72%
 Households with Kids 398 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2225252010151719152319251513163325202924
Female2024353022241514202215161719192024191120
Total4249605032393233354534413232355349394044

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39638 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39638 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 39638 real estate data, the median home value of $52,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 39638 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 39638 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39638 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,333 100%
 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 367 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 769 42%
 Renter Occupied Households 282 15%
 Households Vacant 420 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 22 5.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.5%
 For Sale Only 15 3.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 1.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 175 41.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 199 47.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 2%
 1 Bedroom 81 23%
 2 Bedroom 83 24%
 3+ Bedroom 176 51%
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 $20,949 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 39638 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 39638. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 607 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 364 16%
 No Earnings 1,332 58%
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 607 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 364 16%
 No Earnings 1,332 58%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 858 93%
 Public transportation 17 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 18 2%
 Worked at Home 28 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. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 323 30%
 High School Graduate 635 59%
 Associate's degree 44 4%
 Bachelor's degree 57 5%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 9 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 296 66%
 Enrolled in Private School 87 19%
 Not Enrolled in School 65 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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