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ZIP Code 38826

Primary City:Belden, MS (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (6:49pm)
Coordinates:34.30, -88.83
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38826

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38826. 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 38826. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38826, 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:
Belden, MS

Stats and Demographics for the 38826 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38826 is located in northeast 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 38826 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38826 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,703
Population Density 151 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,987
Median Home Value $110,700
Land Area 31.13 sq mi
Water Area 0.60 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,797
Median Household Income $40,135

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5139143282
5-9170143313
10-14172180352
15-19181155336
20-24109104213
25-29143162305
30-34124132256
35-39135133268
40-44155190345
45-49192194386
50-54193209402
55-59175184359
60-64143156299
65-69108103211
70-747375148
75-794663109
80-84224567
85 Plus163652

Gender

 Male 2,296 49%
 Female 2,407 51%
Gender

Race

 White 3,329 70.8%
 Black Or African American 1,227 26.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.1%
 Asian 51 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 25 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 65 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24201434
25-3416381244
35-4426149310
45-5437352425
55-6435738395
65-7421423237
75-8410112113
85 Plus33639

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,092 61%
 Single Guardian 274 15%
 Singles 382 21%
 Singles With Roommate 49 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,164 65%
 Households with Kids 633 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1252752
2303262
3333265
4223557
5361248
6322961
7404383
8262349
9363672
10343266
11413475
12313566
13363773
14304272
15323062
16364379
17422567
18443781
19272047
20252146

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38826 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38826 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 38826 real estate data, the median home value of $110,700 is slightly less than average 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 38826. Rentals in 38826 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38826 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,703 100%
 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 1,009 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 513 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 275 14%
 Households Vacant 190 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 53 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 57 30%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 10%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 46 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 14 4%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 59 19%
 3+ Bedroom 245 77%
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 $40,135 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38826 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, 38826 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 38826 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,506 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 743 20%
 No Earnings 1,461 39%
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 1,506 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 743 20%
 No Earnings 1,461 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,052 98.5%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 18 0.9%
 Worked at Home 13 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 some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 343 22%
 High School Graduate 751 49%
 Associate's degree 123 8%
 Bachelor's degree 215 14%
 Master's degree 33 2%
 Professional school degree 65 4%
 Doctorate degree 14 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 903 86.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 84 8.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 63 6.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38826

ZIP Code 38826 is in the Lee County School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38826.

Lee County Schools Improvement Center
4677 Endville Rd
Belden, MS 38826
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lee County School District
Tupelo Christian Preparatory School
5440 Endville Rd
Belden, MS 38826
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
The Children'S House Montessori School
2522 Summertree Dr
Belden, MS 38826
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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