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

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

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University, MS 38677 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 5,226
Population in Households 212
Population in Familes 31
Population in Group Qrtrs 5,014
Population Density2 5,707
Diversity Index3 40


Median Household Income $15,000
Average Household Income $26,074
Per Capita Income $2,777


Total Housing Units 86 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4 ( 4.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 32 (37.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 50 (58.1%)
Median Home Value $116,667
Average Home Value $112,500


Total Households 36
Average Household Size 5.89
Family Households 10
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 2.39% 0.03%
Households 0.34% 0.55%
Families 0.0% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.87%
Per Capita Income   0.16%

University, MS 38677 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 38677 to the other 408 ZIP Codes in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 162 61st
Population Density # 2 100th
Diversity Index # 275 33rd
Median Household Income # 401 2nd
Per Capita Income # 404 1st

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