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ZIP Code 38824

Post Office City:Baldwyn, MS (View All Cities)
County: Prentiss County
Timezone: Central (3:54pm)
Coordinates:34.5, -88.7
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38824

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 38824. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 38824 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:
Baldwyn, MS
Unacceptable:
Bethany, Geeville, Graham, Jericho, Kirkville

Stats and Demographics for the 38824 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38824 is located in northeast 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 38824 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 slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38824 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,832
Population Density 57 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,449
Median Home Value $71,000
Land Area 136.68 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,064
Median Household Income $32,344

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 41


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5278240518
5-9262240502
10-14301249550
15-19283296579
20-24222233455
25-29230227457
30-34220227447
35-39211262473
40-44264271535
45-49276295571
50-54265297562
55-59241243484
60-64224232456
65-69165242407
70-74143158301
75-7986128214
80-8459108167
85 Plus35119154

Gender

 Male 3,765 48%
 Female 4,067 52%
Gender

Race

 White 5,822 74.3%
 Black Or African American 1,883 24.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.3%
 Asian 12 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 16 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 78 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24306898
25-34229175404
35-44390132522
45-54496166662
55-6447395568
65-7437879457
75-8421850268
85 Plus632285

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,561 51%
 Single Guardian 614 20%
 Singles 799 26%
 Singles With Roommate 90 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,976 64%
 Households with Kids 1,088 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
16048108
25957116
35253105
4564399
55958117
6434891
7454287
85845103
95747104
107051121
115051101
126242104
136661127
14534497
156466130
165862120
175366119
186351114
19455196
20544296

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38824 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38824 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 38824 real estate data, the median home value of $71,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38824 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38824 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38824 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,733 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 99 1%
 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 1,247 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,030 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 787 23%
 Households Vacant 385 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 78 20.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.8%
 For Sale Only 26 6.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 1.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 6.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 249 64.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 184 25%
 2 Bedroom 231 31%
 3+ Bedroom 330 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 $32,344 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38824 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, 38824 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. Most commuters in 38824 can expect to fall in that range. 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 2,598 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,391 21%
 No Earnings 2,742 41%
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 2,598 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,391 21%
 No Earnings 2,742 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,560 97.8%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 54 1.5%
 Worked at Home 27 0.7%
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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,681 28.6%
 High School Graduate 2,953 50.2%
 Associate's degree 516 8.8%
 Bachelor's degree 411 7.0%
 Master's degree 295 5.0%
 Professional school degree 27 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,089 76.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 45 3.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 294 20.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38824

ZIP Code 38824 is in the Baldwyn School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38824.

Baldwyn Elementary School
515 Bender Circle
Baldwyn, MS 38824
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Baldwyn School District
Baldwyn Middle School
452 North Fourth St
Baldwyn, MS 38824
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Baldwyn School District
Baldwyn High School
512 North Fourth St
Baldwyn, MS 38824
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Baldwyn School District

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