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ZIP Code 38601

Primary City:Abbeville, MS (View All Cities)
County: Lafayette County
Timezone: Central (11:27am)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.5, -89.5
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38601

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38601. 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 38601. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38601, 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:
Abbeville, MS

Stats and Demographics for the 38601 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38601 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 38601 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38601 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,371
Population Density 25 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,070
Median Home Value $79,900
Land Area 96.09 sq mi
Water Area 8.93 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 905
Median Household Income $61,875

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 57179150
5-97884162
10-149187178
15-199780177
20-245166117
25-29425395
30-347271143
35-39110107217
40-447080150
45-4992100192
50-548998187
55-596797164
60-647475149
65-694961110
70-74354277
75-79262551
80-84122234
85 Plus31518

Gender

 Male 1,129 48%
 Female 1,242 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,160 48.9%
 Black Or African American 1,171 49.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 28 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-247613
25-345754111
35-4413738175
45-5417339212
55-6415436190
65-7411814132
75-8454357
85 Plus12315

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 447 49%
 Single Guardian 217 24%
 Singles 209 23%
 Singles With Roommate 32 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 575 64%
 Households with Kids 330 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1121830
2211334
314822
4132134
5111728
6122840
7241438
8111021
9201535
10112132
11171835
12161834
13251439
14221638
15111526
16282553
17241539
18201030
19141529
20131124

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38601 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38601 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 38601 real estate data, the median home value of $79,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38601 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38601 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38601 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,371 100%
 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 423 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 289 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 193 18%
 Households Vacant 165 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 34 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 12 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 62 38%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 51 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 1%
 2 Bedroom 109 55%
 3+ Bedroom 87 44%
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 $61,875 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 38601 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 38601 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 1,052 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 501 19%
 No Earnings 1,142 42%
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 1,052 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 501 19%
 No Earnings 1,142 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,424 96.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3 0.2%
 Worked at Home 52 3.5%
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 325 31.2%
 High School Graduate 572 54.8%
 Associate's degree 47 4.5%
 Bachelor's degree 74 7.1%
 Master's degree 16 1.5%
 Professional school degree 2 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 7 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 336 75.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 55 12.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 57 12.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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