Zip Code 38606 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBatesville
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Panola
Secondary County: Lafayette
Area Code662
Current Population:16127
Racial Majority:White 57.51%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 60.3%
Unemployment Rate:7.3%
Median Household Income$32202
Average Adjusted Gross Income$50730
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time21.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range157 - 430 ft.
Area239 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.30341900, -89.94773900

Zip Code 38606 Description

Zip Code 38606 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Memphis metro area. Zip code 38606 is primarily located in Panola County. Portions of 38606 are also located in Lafayette County. The official US Postal Service name for 38606 is BATESVILLE, Mississippi. Portions of zip code 38606 are contained within or border the city limits of Batesville, MS, Crowder, MS, . The area code for zip code 38606 is 662. 38606 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 38606 is 7.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 38606 increased to 16127 from 15180 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 38606 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 38606 public schools is Black. 83.7% of students in 38606 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 9248 57.51% 8886 +4%
 Black Or African American 6481 40.3% 6713 -3%
 Hispanic 327 2.03% 292 +12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.03% 33 -85%
 Asian 0 0% 47 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 5 0% 5 -100%
 Two Or More Races 151 0.12% 151 -87%

Zip Code 38606 Race/Ethnicity

 White 36.1%
 Black Or African American 60.3%
 Hispanic 1.6%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1.6%

Zip Code 38606 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1612715180
Male Population47.70%
Female Population52.30%
Total Households5991
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$32202
Income Under $50K Per Year69.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.30%
38606 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Mississippi District 2Bennie ThompsonDemocrat
Mississippi District 1Trent KellyRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$162539
Average Real Estate Sale Price$169541
Current Unemployment Level 7.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 74b - Loess Plains
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 38606 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)29334149586670676148403349
Avg Max Temp (°F)50556473818891918576635372
Avg Precip (In.)4.864.375.95.265.4954.142.913.253.455.515.7855.91
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours