New Site, MS 38859 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 38859: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
New Site, MS 38859

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Prentiss County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.558, Longitude -88.415
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 8
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 316
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 316

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Database updated: April 1, 2020, Maps updated: May 1, 2020.

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  1. 38859 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 38859 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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  3. Mississippi Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

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New Site, MS 38859 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

New Site, MS 38859 Housing Affordability Index is 238
State of Mississippi Housing Affordability Index is 174
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

New Site, MS 38859 Wealth Index is 43
State of Mississippi Wealth Index is 62
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 682 (100%)
Population in Households 682 (100.0%)
Population in Families 599 (87.8%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 16
Diversity Index2 3
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $38,837
Average Household Income $46,247
Per Capita Income $18,919
Wealth Index4 43

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 385 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 233 (60.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 46 (11.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 106 (27.5%)
Median Home Value $86,607
Housing Affordability Index3 238
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 279
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 210
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population -0.46% -0.32%
Households -0.31% -0.22%
Families -0.55% -0.29%
Median Household Income   1.13%
Per Capita Income   1.76%

New Site, MS 38859 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 38859 to the other 412 ZIP Codes in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 352 15th
Population Density # 335 19th
Diversity Index # 406 2nd
Median Household Income # 175 58th
Per Capita Income # 262 37th

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