Gloster, MS 39638 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 39638: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Gloster, MS 39638

Not Acceptable, USPS
Ariel, MS 39638
Bewelcome, MS 39638
Cassels, MS 39638
Eunice, MS 39638
Homochitto, MS 39638
Tatum, MS 39638
White Cap, MS 39638

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Amite County
  • Centroid: Latitude 31.248, Longitude -91.03
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 86
  • PO Box Addresses: 486
  • Residential Addresses: 1,076
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 20
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,056

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

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Gloster, MS 39638 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,234
Daytime Population: Workers 317
Daytime Population: Residents 2,033
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,350
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.73
Population in Households 3,234
Population in Familes 2,625
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 20
Diversity Index3 52


Median Household Income $28,873
Average Household Income $42,686
Per Capita Income $18,241


Total Housing Units 1,846 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,072 (58.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 310 (16.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 464 (25.1%)
Median Home Value $69,592
Average Home Value $102,495


Total Households 1,382
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 888
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 -0.73% -0.89%
Households -0.6% -0.81%
Families -0.83% -0.92%
Median Household Income   0.29%
Per Capita Income   1.58%

Gloster, MS 39638 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 39638 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 # 198 52nd
Population Density # 309 25th
Diversity Index # 103 75th
Median Household Income # 333 19th
Per Capita Income # 268 35th

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