Booneville, MS 38829 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 38829: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Booneville, MS 38829

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  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 680
  • Single Family Addresses: 7,031
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 92
  • County: Prentiss County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.655, Longitude -88.56
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 38829 has segments in 2 Counties (Prentiss, Tippah).

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Booneville, MS 38829 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 17,882
Population in Households 17,013
Population in Familes 14,126
Population in Group Qrtrs 869
Population Density1 72
Diversity Index2 28


Total Households 6,948
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 4,755
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 7,830 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,931 (63.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,017 (25.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 882 (11.3%)
Median Home Value $80,667
Average Home Value $99,640


Median Household Income $32,192
Average Household Income $44,174
Per Capita Income $17,795
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.26% 0.28%
Households 0.46% 0.43%
Families 0.25% 0.28%
Median Household Income   0.67%
Per Capita Income   1.62%
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.

Booneville, MS 38829 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 38829 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 # 55 87th
Population Density1 # 129 69th
Diversity Index2 # 335 20th
Median Household Income # 243 42nd
Per Capita Income # 259 38th

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