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ZIP Code 38916

Primary City:Calhoun City, MS (View All Cities)
County: Calhoun County
Timezone: Central (9:11pm)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.8, -89.3
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38916

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38916. 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 38916. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38916, 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:
Calhoun City, MS

Stats and Demographics for the 38916 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38916 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 38916 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38916 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,049
Population Density 28 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,412
Median Home Value $67,600
Land Area 180.48 sq mi
Water Area 0.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,064
Median Household Income $25,828

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5194181375
5-9190163353
10-14156167323
15-19145154299
20-24132143275
25-29143166309
30-34115142257
35-39152176328
40-44136159295
45-49160180340
50-54163196359
55-59169173342
60-64139165304
65-69124134258
70-7486112198
75-7958115173
80-845286138
85 Plus3093123

Gender

 Male 2,344 46%
 Female 2,705 54%
Gender

Race

 White 3,168 62.7%
 Black Or African American 1,778 35.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 4 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 38 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 57 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24236992
25-34135150285
35-44217110327
45-54282125407
55-6431564379
65-7425350303
75-8417733210
85 Plus481361

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 918 44%
 Single Guardian 494 24%
 Singles 600 29%
 Singles With Roommate 52 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,409 68%
 Households with Kids 655 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1403474
2394079
3363975
4463884
5381957
6313465
7413172
8503080
9304979
10223355
11284169
12312859
13393675
14362965
15333063
16303565
17303363
18232851
19292857
20321648

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38916 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 38916 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 38916 real estate data, the median home value of $67,600 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 38916. Rentals in 38916 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38916 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,938 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 106 2.1%
 Other Institutional 5 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 703 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 747 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 614 25%
 Households Vacant 348 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 97 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 20 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 88 25%
 For Migrant Workers 3 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 121 35%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 2%
 1 Bedroom 112 17%
 2 Bedroom 239 36%
 3+ Bedroom 306 46%
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 $25,828 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38916 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, 38916 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 38916 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 1,317 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 772 20%
 No Earnings 1,800 46%
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 1,317 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 772 20%
 No Earnings 1,800 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,733 96%
 Public transportation 15 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 46 3%
 Worked at Home 19 1%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 542 35.9%
 High School Graduate 721 47.7%
 Associate's degree 74 4.9%
 Bachelor's degree 115 7.6%
 Master's degree 38 2.5%
 Professional school degree 12 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 9 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 876 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 62 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 66 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38916

ZIP Code 38916 is in the Calhoun County School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38916.

Calhoun City Elementary School
506 East Seamans
Calhoun City, MS 38916
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Calhoun County School District
Calhoun City Middle School
207 North Jackson
Calhoun City, MS 38916
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Calhoun County School District
Calhoun City High School
201 North Beadle
Calhoun City, MS 38916
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Calhoun County School District
Calhoun County Career & Tech Center
201 North Beadle St
Calhoun City, MS 38916
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Calhoun County School District
Calhoun Academy
Highway 9 N
Calhoun City, MS 38916
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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