Merigold, MS 38759 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 38759: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Merigold, MS 38759

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 32
  • Single Family Addresses: 345
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Bolivar County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.834, Longitude -90.729
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 38759 has segments in 2 Counties (Bolivar, Sunflower).

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Merigold, MS 38759 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,058
Population in Households 1,058
Population in Familes 860
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 33
Diversity Index2 57


Total Households 411
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 265
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 467 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 273 (58.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 138 (29.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 56 (12.0%)
Median Home Value $92,330
Average Home Value $127,747


Median Household Income $32,035
Average Household Income $51,256
Per Capita Income $19,911
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.17% -0.02%
Households 0.35% 0.15%
Families 0.06% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.19%
Per Capita Income   1.64%
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.

Merigold, MS 38759 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 38759 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 # 333 20th
Population Density1 # 227 45th
Diversity Index2 # 35 92nd
Median Household Income # 247 41st
Per Capita Income # 140 67th

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