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
  • County: Benton County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.933, Longitude -89.211
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 20
  • PO Box Addresses: 16
  • Residential Addresses: 503
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 503

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Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Michigan City, MS 38647 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,391
Daytime Population: Workers 77
Daytime Population: Residents 914
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 991
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.71
Population in Households 1,391
Population in Familes 1,160
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 15
Diversity Index3 55


Median Household Income $32,219
Average Household Income $45,748
Per Capita Income $18,023


Total Housing Units 717 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 447 (62.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 101 (14.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 169 (23.6%)
Median Home Value $83,102
Average Home Value $102,740


Total Households 548
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 376
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.61% -0.89%
Households -0.57% -0.89%
Families -0.82% -0.98%
Median Household Income   -0.78%
Per Capita Income   1.13%

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

The table below compares 38647 to the other 412 ZIP Codes in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 301 27th
Population Density # 340 18th
Diversity Index # 48 89th
Median Household Income # 270 35th
Per Capita Income # 279 33rd

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