Zip Code 38655 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameOxford
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lafayette
Area Code662
Alternate Zip Code NamesLAFAYETTE
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesLAFAYETTE SPRINGS
Current Population:36699
Racial Majority:White 69.63%
Public School Racial Majority:White 60.4%
Unemployment Rate:4.3%
Median Household Income$31346
Average Adjusted Gross Income$77470
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time17.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range256 - 535 ft.
Area419 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.34091800, -89.46112100

Zip Code 38655 Description

Zip Code 38655 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Memphis metro area. Zip code 38655 is primarily located in Lafayette County. The official US Postal Service name for 38655 is OXFORD, Mississippi. Portions of zip code 38655 are contained within or border the city limits of Oxford, MS, Taylor, MS, and Toccopola, MS. The area code for zip code 38655 is 662. 38655 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 38655 is 4.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 38655 increased to 36699 from 30027 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 38655 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 38655 public schools is White. 51.6% of students in 38655 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 26751 69.63% 25813 +4%
 Black Or African American 9219 24% 8701 +6%
 Hispanic 1035 2.69% 889 +16%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.05% 64 -69%
 Asian 1080 2.81% 851 +27%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.04% 11 +36%
 Other Race 34 0% 34 -100%
 Two Or More Races 336 0.78% 336 -11%

Zip Code 38655 Race/Ethnicity

 White 60.4%
 Black Or African American 33.1%
 Hispanic 3%
 Asian 2.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1%

Zip Code 38655 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3669930027
Male Population50.20%
Female Population49.80%
Total Households15760
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
51.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$31346
Income Under $50K Per Year66.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.40%
38655 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Mississippi District 1Trent KellyRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$368859
Average Real Estate Sale Price$110000
Current Unemployment Level 4.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65e - Northern Hilly Gulf Coastal Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 38655 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)28324047576569676047393249
Avg Max Temp (°F)50556473808791908575635372
Avg Precip (In.)5.264.575.975.295.664.64.123.353.693.685.485.8457.5
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Oxford, MS
CBSA Type38655
CBSA Population42352
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours