Zip Code 38643 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLambert
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Quitman
Area Code662
Current Population:2619
Racial Majority:African American 70.89%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 95.9%
Unemployment Rate:8.5%
Median Household Income$21784
Average Adjusted Gross Income$29340
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time19.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range141 - 161 ft.
Area140 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.15511300, -90.26792300

Zip Code 38643 Description

Zip Code 38643 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Memphis metro area. Zip code 38643 is primarily located in Quitman County. The official US Postal Service name for 38643 is LAMBERT, Mississippi. Portions of zip code 38643 are contained within or border the city limits of Lambert, MS, Crowder, MS, . The area code for zip code 38643 is 662. 38643 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 38643 is 8.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 8.3% 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 38643 decreased to 2619 from 3074 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 38643 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 38643 public schools is Black. 99.4% of students in 38643 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 652 27.99% 652 +0%
 Black Or African American 1651 70.89% 1935 -15%
 Hispanic 8 0.34% 8 +0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 4 -100%
 Asian 18 0.77% 5 +260%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 14 0% 14 -100%

Zip Code 38643 Race/Ethnicity

 White 3.3%
 Black Or African American 95.9%
 Hispanic 0.2%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.2%

Zip Code 38643 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population26193074
Male Population48.10%
Female Population51.90%
Total Households946
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$21784
Income Under $50K Per Year78.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year17.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.00%
38643 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Mississippi District 2Bennie ThompsonDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$35000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$98171
Current Unemployment Level 8.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level10.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago10.6%
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 38643 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)31344250606871696250413451
Avg Max Temp (°F)49556473818992918576635373
Avg Precip (In.)5.054.525.655.025.734.993.82.973.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours