Michigan City, MS 38647 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 38647: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Michigan City, MS 38647

Not Acceptable, USPS
Spring Hill, MS 38647

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 22
  • Single Family Addresses: 489
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Benton County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.933, Longitude -89.211
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Michigan City, MS 38647 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,550
Population in Households 1,544
Population in Familes 1,286
Population in Group Qrtrs 6
Population Density1 16
Diversity Index2 57


Total Households 603
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 412
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 784 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 493 (62.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 110 (14.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 181 (23.1%)
Median Home Value $72,200
Average Home Value $94,726


Median Household Income $30,384
Average Household Income $43,618
Per Capita Income $17,075
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.61% -0.65%
Households -0.67% -0.74%
Families -0.9% -0.89%
Median Household Income   -1.7%
Per Capita Income   0.09%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Michigan City, MS 38647 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 38647 to the other 416 ZIP Codes in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 293 30th
Population Density1 # 341 19th
Diversity Index2 # 34 92nd
Median Household Income # 282 32nd
Per Capita Income # 288 31st

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.