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ZIP Code 38963

Primary City:Tutwiler, MS (View All Cities)
County: Tallahatchie County
Timezone: Central (9:26am)
Area code: 662 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.0, -90.4
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 38963

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 38963. 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 38963. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 38963, 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:
Tutwiler, MS
Unacceptable:
Brazil

Stats and Demographics for the 38963 ZIP Code

ZIP code 38963 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 38963 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. 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 38963 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,015
Population Density 38 people per sq mi
Housing Units 631
Median Home Value $56,300
Land Area 104.44 sq mi
Water Area 0.72 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 561
Median Household Income $29,940

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 34


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 57374147
5-96367130
10-146456120
15-198779166
20-2452772599
25-2958968657
30-3450057557
35-3936646412
40-4427852330
45-4920654260
50-5412773200
55-596861129
60-646844112
65-69262147
70-74214162
75-79191736
80-84121931
85 Plus51520

Gender

 Male 3,099 77%
 Female 916 23%
Gender

Race

 White 1,331 33.2%
 Black Or African American 2,100 52.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 0.7%
 Asian 96 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.3%
 Other Race 350 8.7%
 Two Or More Races 99 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-242911
25-34334275
35-44584098
45-549828126
55-647743120
65-74531770
75-8438745
85 Plus15116

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 206 37%
 Single Guardian 211 38%
 Singles 123 22%
 Singles With Roommate 21 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 322 57%
 Households with Kids 239 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
192231
2211435
3151732
413922
5122234
6101020
791019
8141125
9181432
10121628
1181321
12201030
1311718
14131023
1591322
16121527
1792029
18182139
19391049
20711687

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 38963 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 38963 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1980s. Looking at 38963 real estate data, the median home value of $56,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 38963 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 38963 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 38963 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,655 41%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2,360 59%
 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 208 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 166 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 187 30%
 Households Vacant 70 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 25 36%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 7 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 17 24%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 23 9%
 1 Bedroom 19 7%
 2 Bedroom 88 33%
 3+ Bedroom 134 51%
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 $29,940 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 38963 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, 38963 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 38963 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 971 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,046 22%
 No Earnings 2,721 57%
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 971 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,046 22%
 No Earnings 2,721 57%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 666 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 1%
 Worked at Home 11 2%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,327 44%
 High School Graduate 1,509 50%
 Associate's degree 162 5%
 Bachelor's degree 45 1%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 502 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 86 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 56 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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