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ZIP Code 39038

Primary City:Belzoni, MS (View All Cities)
Timezone: Central (8:11am)
Coordinates:33.2, -90.5
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39038

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39038. 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 39038. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39038, 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:
Belzoni, MS

Stats and Demographics for the 39038 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39038 is located in west 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 39038 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 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 39038 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,258
Population Density 29 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,454
Median Home Value $66,200
Land Area 212.79 sq mi
Water Area 5.87 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,191
Median Household Income $22,744

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 36


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5299301600
5-9275225500
10-14234225459
15-19251267518
20-24209212421
25-29196235431
30-34169189358
35-39139205344
40-44153213366
45-49174215389
50-54224268492
55-59169201370
60-64128146274
65-6992116208
70-7476121197
75-795471125
80-843570105
85 Plus1685101

Gender

 Male 2,893 46%
 Female 3,365 54%
Gender

Race

 White 1,293 20.7%
 Black Or African American 4,827 77.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.1%
 Asian 15 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 61 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 53 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24117081
25-3498236334
35-44169180349
45-54324195519
55-64290106396
65-7420678284
75-8412440164
85 Plus511364

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 684 31%
 Single Guardian 864 39%
 Singles 574 26%
 Singles With Roommate 69 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,258 57%
 Households with Kids 933 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
16458122
25964123
35867125
45961120
55448102
65942101
7503989
86261123
9503585
105748105
11504393
12394887
13513687
14375087
154857105
164954103
176361124
18475198
19444488
20483785

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39038 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39038 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 39038 real estate data, the median home value of $66,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 39038. Rentals in 39038 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39038 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,175 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 29 0.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 54 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 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 699 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 574 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 918 37%
 Households Vacant 263 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 63 24.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.8%
 For Sale Only 26 9.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 2.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 46 17.5%
 For Migrant Workers 7 2.7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 112 42.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 21 2%
 1 Bedroom 132 13%
 2 Bedroom 294 29%
 3+ Bedroom 570 56%
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 $22,744 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 39038 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 39038 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 1,461 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 831 17%
 No Earnings 2,480 52%
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 1,461 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 831 17%
 No Earnings 2,480 52%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,882 95.7%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 5 0.3%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 43 2.2%
 Worked at Home 36 1.8%
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 605 35.7%
 High School Graduate 912 53.8%
 Associate's degree 57 3.4%
 Bachelor's degree 70 4.1%
 Master's degree 27 1.6%
 Professional school degree 15 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,254 86.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 66 4.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 129 8.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39038

ZIP Code 39038 is in the Humphreys County School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39038.

Ida Greene Lower Elementary
209 Fourth St
Belzoni, MS 39038
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Humphreys County School District
O M MC Nair Upper Elementary
910 Church St
Belzoni, MS 39038
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Humphreys County School District
Humphreys Jr High School
600 Cohn St
Belzoni, MS 39038
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Humphreys County School District
Humphreys County Vocational Center
401 Fourth St
Belzoni, MS 39038
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Humphreys County School District
Humphreys County High School
700 Cohn St
Belzoni, MS 39038
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Humphreys County School District
Humphreys Academy
800 Pluck Rd
Belzoni, MS 39038
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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