Zip Code 38645 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLyon
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Coahoma
Secondary County: Quitman
Area Code662
Current Population:1329
Racial Majority:African American 80.67%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 96%
Unemployment Rate:9.0%
Median Household Income$27303
Average Adjusted Gross Income$46110
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time17.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range157 - 171 ft.
Area54 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.24556300, -90.47215400

Zip Code 38645 Description

Zip Code 38645 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Memphis metro area. Zip code 38645 is primarily located in Coahoma County. Portions of 38645 are also located in Quitman County. The official US Postal Service name for 38645 is LYON, Mississippi. Portions of zip code 38645 are contained within or border the city limits of Clarksdale, MS, Lyon, MS, and Jonestown, MS. The area code for zip code 38645 is 662. 38645 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 38645 is 9.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 8.1% 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 38645 decreased to 1329 from 1852 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 38645 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 38645 public schools is Black. 98.9% of students in 38645 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 301 17.16% 360 -16%
 Black Or African American 1415 80.67% 930 +52%
 Hispanic 38 2.17% 28 +36%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 2 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 5 0% 5 -100%

Zip Code 38645 Race/Ethnicity

 White 1.5%
 Black Or African American 96%
 Hispanic 1.8%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.7%

Zip Code 38645 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population13291852
Male Population45.90%
Female Population54.10%
Total Households503
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$27303
Income Under $50K Per Year72.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year18.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.80%
38645 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Mississippi District 2Bennie ThompsonDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$282667
Average Real Estate Sale Price$48593
Current Unemployment Level 9.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level10.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago12.4%
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 38645 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)31354351616872706351423552
Avg Max Temp (°F)49556473818992918575625272
Avg Precip (In.)4.924.545.535.195.434.953.972.723.023.235.395.4554.34
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Clarksdale, MS
CBSA Type38645
CBSA Population27889
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours