Sumner, MS 38957 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 38957: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Sumner, MS 38957

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • County: Tallahatchie County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.987, Longitude -90.345
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 46
  • PO Box Addresses: 273
  • Residential Addresses: 1
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 1

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

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Sumner, MS 38957 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 285
Daytime Population: Workers 484
Daytime Population: Residents 192
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 676
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 2.37
Population in Households 285
Population in Familes 231
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 523
Diversity Index3 42


Median Household Income $23,427
Average Household Income $35,330
Per Capita Income $14,256


Total Housing Units 151 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 67 (44.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 48 (31.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 36 (23.8%)
Median Home Value $66,304
Average Home Value $80,970


Total Households 115
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 74
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 -1.41% -1.59%
Households -1.25% -1.62%
Families -1.57% -1.68%
Median Household Income   0.73%
Per Capita Income   1.4%

Sumner, MS 38957 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 38957 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 # 378 8th
Population Density # 44 90th
Diversity Index # 258 38th
Median Household Income # 377 9th
Per Capita Income # 367 11th

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