Vardaman, MS 38878 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 38878: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Vardaman, MS 38878

Not Acceptable, USPS
Elsie, MS 38878
Hollis, MS 38878
Loyd, MS 38878
Reid, MS 38878
Varden, MS 38878
Wardwell, MS 38878

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Calhoun County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.937, Longitude -89.212
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 38878 has segments in 2 Counties (Calhoun, Chickasaw).

  • Businesses Addresses: 60
  • PO Box Addresses: 176
  • Residential Addresses: 1,074
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 24
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,050

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

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Vardaman, MS 38878 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,114
Daytime Population: Workers 664
Daytime Population: Residents 1,869
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,533
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.81
Population in Households 3,094
Population in Familes 2,621
Population in Group Qrtrs 20
Population Density2 29
Diversity Index3 69


Median Household Income $28,289
Average Household Income $39,942
Per Capita Income $14,757


Total Housing Units 1,315 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 797 (60.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 345 (26.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 173 (13.2%)
Median Home Value $64,146
Average Home Value $80,176


Total Households 1,142
Average Household Size 2.71
Family Households 806
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 -0.26% -0.41%
Households -0.37% -0.44%
Families -0.52% -0.55%
Median Household Income   0.66%
Per Capita Income   2.55%

Vardaman, MS 38878 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 38878 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 # 204 51st
Population Density # 245 41st
Diversity Index # 6 99th
Median Household Income # 342 17th
Per Capita Income # 360 13th

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