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ZIP Code 38946

Post Office City:Morgan City, MS (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Leflore County
Timezone: Central (7:52pm)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.380, -90.353
ZIP (~700 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38946

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Primary/preferred city:
Morgan City, MS

Stats and Demographics for the 38946 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38946 is located in northern 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 38946 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 38946 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 362
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 151
Median Home Value $47,600
Land Area 30.54 sq mi
Water Area 1.29 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 123
Median Household Income $21,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 30

Under 5112536
85 Plus268


 Male 150 41%
 Female 212 59%


 White 86 24%
 Black Or African American 270 75%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 6 2%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus235

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 43 35%
 Single Guardian 49 40%
 Singles 23 19%
 Singles With Roommate 8 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 67 54%
 Households with Kids 56 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38946 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38946 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 38946 real estate data, the median home value of $47,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38946 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38946 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38946 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Morgan City, MS rent prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 362 100%
 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 34 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 41 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 48 32%
 Households Vacant 28 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 7%
 For Sale Only 2 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 25%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 10 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 5 11%
 3+ Bedroom 41 89%
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 $21,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 38946 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 38946 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 94 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 15 6%
 No Earnings 125 53%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 94 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 15 6%
 No Earnings 125 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 100 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 7 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 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 36 21%
 High School Graduate 113 67%
 Associate's degree 8 5%
 Bachelor's degree 3 2%
 Master's degree 9 5%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 59 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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