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ZIP Code 38917

Post Office City:Carrollton, MS (View All Cities)
County: Carroll County
Timezone: Central (7:33pm)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.5, -90.0
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38917

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 38917. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 38917 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:
Carrollton, MS
Unacceptable:
Jefferson, Valley Hill

Stats and Demographics for the 38917 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38917 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 38917 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 38917 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,258
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,613
Median Home Value $61,100
Land Area 166.67 sq mi
Water Area 3.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,350
Median Household Income $32,245

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 47


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 510574179
5-910095195
10-149677173
15-1986114200
20-248459143
25-297581156
30-349093183
35-399198189
40-4498100198
45-49107118225
50-54137149286
55-59135129264
60-64130136266
65-6991114205
70-747683159
75-795655111
80-84274269
85 Plus183957

Gender

 Male 1,602 49%
 Female 1,656 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,556 78.5%
 Black Or African American 647 19.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 4 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 22 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 25 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24111627
25-349940139
35-4415754211
45-5422438262
55-6427734311
65-7420718225
75-841298137
85 Plus33538

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 763 57%
 Single Guardian 214 16%
 Singles 351 26%
 Singles With Roommate 22 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 961 71%
 Households with Kids 389 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1221436
2191736
3261238
4181533
5212041
6262450
7182341
8161127
9191736
10151934
11221537
12131427
13281139
14181836
15302757
16112940
17181836
18142539
19131528
20161228

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38917 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38917 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 38917 real estate data, the median home value of $61,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38917 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38917 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38917 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,258 100%
 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 515 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 622 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 213 13%
 Households Vacant 263 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 39 14.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.8%
 For Sale Only 9 3.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 2.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 99 37.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 107 40.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 9 5%
 2 Bedroom 118 60%
 3+ Bedroom 70 36%
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 $32,245 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 38917 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 38917 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 38917 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 894 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 301 13%
 No Earnings 1,171 49%
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 894 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 301 13%
 No Earnings 1,171 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,001 99.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0.0%
 Worked at Home 3 0.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 353 16%
 High School Graduate 1,326 62%
 Associate's degree 117 5%
 Bachelor's degree 210 10%
 Master's degree 111 5%
 Professional school degree 26 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 171 67.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 52 20.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 29 11.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 38917

ZIP Code 38917 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 38917.

Carroll Academy
900 College St
Carrollton, MS 38917
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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