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ZIP Code 38659

Primary City:Potts Camp, MS (View All Cities)
County: Marshall County
Timezone: Central (3:36am)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.6, -89.4
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38659

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38659. 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 38659. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38659, 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:
Potts Camp, MS
Unacceptable:
Bethlehem, Cornersville, Lake Center, Lebanon, Winborn

Stats and Demographics for the 38659 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38659 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 38659 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 large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38659 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,841
Population Density 25 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,209
Median Home Value $57,000
Land Area 113.51 sq mi
Water Area 0.76 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,073
Median Household Income $33,726

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5103127230
5-912686212
10-149365158
15-199998197
20-248786173
25-2999101200
30-349089179
35-399284176
40-448190171
45-499792189
50-54100105205
55-5998112210
60-648175156
65-697670146
70-74454287
75-79224264
80-84193352
85 Plus82836

Gender

 Male 1,416 50%
 Female 1,425 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,254 79.3%
 Black Or African American 485 17.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 3 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 75 2.6%
 Two Or More Races 24 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24162036
25-3410756163
35-4414537182
45-5417234206
55-6419125216
65-741468154
75-84731487
85 Plus25429

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 577 54%
 Single Guardian 215 20%
 Singles 238 22%
 Singles With Roommate 43 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 685 64%
 Households with Kids 388 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1242852
2322153
3152742
4232952
5221840
6302555
7231740
8241034
9271643
10231740
1117825
12101323
13241640
14191130
15201737
16162339
17272148
18221941
19141832
20131225

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38659 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38659 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1990s. Looking at 38659 real estate data, the median home value of $57,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38659 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38659 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38659 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,841 100%
 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 519 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 356 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 198 16%
 Households Vacant 136 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 17 12.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 14 10.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 5.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 15.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 76 55.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 4%
 1 Bedroom 2 2%
 2 Bedroom 4 3%
 3+ Bedroom 116 91%
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 $33,726 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38659 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. In 38659 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 554 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 457 25%
 No Earnings 840 45%
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 554 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 457 25%
 No Earnings 840 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 709 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 18 2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 24 3%
 Worked at Home 49 6%
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 302 39.8%
 High School Graduate 414 54.6%
 Associate's degree 1 0.1%
 Bachelor's degree 27 3.6%
 Master's degree 5 0.7%
 Professional school degree 9 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 382 61%
 Enrolled in Private School 85 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 164 26%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38659

ZIP Code 38659 is in the Marshall County School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38659.

Alternative Learning School
158 East College Ave
Holly Springs, MS 38659
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Marshall County School District
Mary Reid School (k-3)
160 Pontotoc Ave
Potts Camp, MS 38659
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Marshall County School District
Potts Camp Middle School (4-8)
7050 Church Ave
Potts Camp, MS 38659
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Marshall County School District
Potts Camp High School (9-12)
7050 Church Ave
Potts Camp, MS 38659
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Marshall County School District

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