University, MS 38677 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 38677: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
University, MS 38677

Not Acceptable, USPS
Univ of Miss, MS 38677
University of Mississippi, MS 38677

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • Businesses Addresses: 1
  • Single Family Addresses: 0
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Lafayette County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.367, Longitude -89.529
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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University, MS 38677 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 5,473
Population in Households 228
Population in Familes 34
Population in Group Qrtrs 5,245
Population Density1 7,165
Diversity Index2 41


Total Households 39
Average Household Size 5.85
Family Households 11
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 92 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4 ( 4.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 35 (38.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 53 (57.6%)
Median Home Value $116,667
Average Home Value $112,500


Median Household Income $14,625
Average Household Income $26,579
Per Capita Income $2,806
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 4.32% 0.09%
Households 1.75% 1.97%
Families 1.54% 1.76%
Median Household Income   1.69%
Per Capita Income   0.2%
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.

University, MS 38677 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 38677 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 # 154 63rd
Population Density1 # 2 100th
Diversity Index2 # 265 37th
Median Household Income # 404 3rd
Per Capita Income # 408 2nd

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