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ZIP Code 38737

Primary City:Drew, MS (View All Cities)
County: Sunflower County
Timezone: Central (11:57am)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.9, -90.5
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38737

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38737. 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 38737. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38737, 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:
Drew, MS
Unacceptable:
Blue Lake, Brooks, Dwiggins, Fitzhugh, Goldfield, Wade, Whitney

Stats and Demographics for the 38737 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38737 is located in northwest 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 38737 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is 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 38737 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,932
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,201
Median Home Value $63,700
Land Area 129.93 sq mi
Water Area 0.60 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,067
Median Household Income $25,857

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 34


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5126151277
5-9124121245
10-14118101219
15-19127108235
20-24118112230
25-2984126210
30-346892160
35-396395158
40-445895153
45-4965108173
50-5499114213
55-599189180
60-646863131
65-695362115
70-74336295
75-79234669
80-84153045
85 Plus61824

Gender

 Male 1,339 46%
 Female 1,593 54%
Gender

Race

 White 743 25.3%
 Black Or African American 2,166 73.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 5 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 12 0.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2445054
25-3443135178
35-448092172
45-5414184225
55-6413751188
65-7410735142
75-84662389
85 Plus91019

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 339 32%
 Single Guardian 424 40%
 Singles 263 25%
 Singles With Roommate 41 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 616 58%
 Households with Kids 451 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1242145
2203050
3273360
4303464
5302353
6242145
7113041
8322254
9272552
10303161
11211738
12191837
13232043
14251540
1591625
16403373
17182038
18302151
19301848
20352257

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38737 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38737 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 38737 real estate data, the median home value of $63,700 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 38737. Rentals in 38737 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38737 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,932 100%
 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 296 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 291 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 480 40%
 Households Vacant 134 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 62 46%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 13 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 38 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 31 6%
 1 Bedroom 58 12%
 2 Bedroom 72 15%
 3+ Bedroom 334 67%
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 $25,857 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38737 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 38737 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. More commuters in 38737 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 704 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 466 15%
 No Earnings 1,885 62%
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 704 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 466 15%
 No Earnings 1,885 62%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 881 91.9%
 Public transportation 4 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 68 7.1%
 Worked at Home 6 0.6%
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. 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 642 37.3%
 High School Graduate 921 53.5%
 Associate's degree 48 2.8%
 Bachelor's degree 86 5.0%
 Master's degree 5 0.3%
 Professional school degree 20 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 629 83.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 64 8.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 64 8.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38737

ZIP Code 38737 is in the Sunflower County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38737.

A W James Elementary School
400 South Blvd
Drew, MS 38737
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sunflower County School District
Drew Hunter Middle School
10 Swoope Rd
Drew, MS 38737
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Sunflower County School District
North Sunflower Academy
148 Academy Rd
Drew, MS 38737
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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