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ZIP Code 38722

Post Office City:Arcola, MS (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Washington County
Timezone: Central (4:27pm)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.270, -90.880
ZIP (~700 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38722

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 38722. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 38722 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Arcola, MS

Stats and Demographics for the 38722 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38722 is located in western 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 38722 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 an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38722 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 531
Population Density 17 people per sq mi
Housing Units 240
Median Home Value $72,400
Land Area 32.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.36 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 192
Median Household Income $24,861

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 5212243
85 Plus369


 Male 241 45%
 Female 290 55%


 White 76 14.3%
 Black Or African American 444 83.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 7 1.3%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus527

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 64 33%
 Single Guardian 73 38%
 Singles 45 23%
 Singles With Roommate 10 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 122 64%
 Households with Kids 70 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38722 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38722 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 38722 real estate data, the median home value of $72,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 38722. Rentals in 38722 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38722 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 531 100%
 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 45 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 81 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 66 28%
 Households Vacant 48 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 26 54%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 17%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 10 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 10%
 1 Bedroom 3 4%
 2 Bedroom 10 13%
 3+ Bedroom 58 73%
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 $24,861 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38722 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 38722 can expect to fall in that range. 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 133 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 106 25%
 No Earnings 179 43%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 133 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 106 25%
 No Earnings 179 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 185 86%
 Public transportation 2 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 13 6%
 Worked at Home 15 7%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

For more information, see Arcola, MS public school enrollment.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 104 31%
 High School Graduate 158 47%
 Associate's degree 23 7%
 Bachelor's degree 28 8%
 Master's degree 7 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 17 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 43 69%
 Enrolled in Private School 19 31%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38722

ZIP Code 38722 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38722.

Deer Creek School
300 Deer Creek Circle
Arcola, MS 38722
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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