Zip Code 38617 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCoahoma
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Coahoma
Secondary County: Quitman
Area Code662
Alternate Zip Code NamesRICH
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesBIRDIE
Current Population:734
Racial Majority:African American 85.55%
Unemployment Rate:10.0%
Median Household Income$19440
Average Adjusted Gross Income$28170
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time44.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range161 - 174 ft.
Area92 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.36873300, -90.48898900

Zip Code 38617 Description

Zip Code 38617 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Memphis metro area. Zip code 38617 is primarily located in Coahoma County. Portions of 38617 are also located in Quitman County. The official US Postal Service name for 38617 is COAHOMA, Mississippi. Portions of zip code 38617 are contained within or border the city limits of Jonestown, MS, Lula, MS, Friars Point, MS, and Coahoma, MS. The area code for zip code 38617 is 662. 38617 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 38617 is 10.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 8.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 38617 decreased to 734 from 1220 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 38617 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 38617 public schools is . % of students in 38617 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 97 12.4% 98 -1%
 Black Or African American 669 85.55% 619 +8%
 Hispanic 8 1.02% 8 +0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 5 0.64% 6 -17%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.38% 3 +0%

Zip Code 38617 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 38617 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population7341220
Male Population46.60%
Female Population53.40%
Total Households280
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$19440
Income Under $50K Per Year83.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year12.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.60%
38617 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Mississippi District 2Bennie ThompsonDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$175928
Average Real Estate Sale Price$65322
Current Unemployment Level 10.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level10.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 73a - Northern Holocene Meander Belts
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 38617 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)31354351606872706351423451
Avg Max Temp (°F)48546373818992918576625272
Avg Precip (In.)4.74.375.485.315.524.863.922.743.063.445.385.4354.21
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Clarksdale, MS
CBSA Type38617
CBSA Population27889
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours