Moorhead, MS 38761 ZIP Code Profile

Related Place Profiles:
Moorhead, MS

Camera Icon Photos of the local Moorhead, MS area

ZIP Code 38761: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Moorhead, MS 38761

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Sunflower County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.45, Longitude -90.504
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 38761 has segments in 2 Counties (Leflore, Sunflower).

  • Businesses Addresses: 50
  • PO Box Addresses: 536
  • Residential Addresses: 313
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 313

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

EXTREMELY LOCAL Demographic Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting demographic data.


38761 ZIP Code Map

Search the map for:

Moorhead, MS 38761 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,505
Daytime Population: Workers 345
Daytime Population: Residents 1,835
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,180
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.87
Population in Households 2,180
Population in Familes 1,881
Population in Group Qrtrs 325
Population Density2 46
Diversity Index3 33


Median Household Income $21,411
Average Household Income $33,243
Per Capita Income $11,669


Total Housing Units 875 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 352 (40.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 357 (40.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 166 (19.0%)
Median Home Value $61,628
Average Home Value $75,142


Total Households 709
Average Household Size 3.07
Family Households 530
Average Family Size 4
  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 -1.83% -1.48%
Households -1.63% -1.69%
Families -1.76% -1.76%
Median Household Income   0.3%
Per Capita Income   1.01%

Moorhead, MS 38761 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 38761 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 # 236 43rd
Population Density # 175 58th
Diversity Index # 311 25th
Median Household Income # 387 6th
Per Capita Income # 396 4th

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

Mississippi Research Tools

Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Mississippi Census Data
Highest or Lowest: