Zip Code 38659 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePotts Camp
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Marshall
Secondary County: Benton
Area Code662
Current Population:2841
Racial Majority:White 79.77%
Public School Racial Majority:White 61.9%
Unemployment Rate:7.0%
Median Household Income$33216
Average Adjusted Gross Income$43030
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time40 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range256 - 433 ft.
Area93 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.61290400, -89.32709900

Zip Code 38659 Description

Zip Code 38659 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Memphis metro area. Zip code 38659 is primarily located in Marshall County. Portions of 38659 are also located in Benton County. The official US Postal Service name for 38659 is POTTS CAMP, Mississippi. Portions of zip code 38659 are contained within or border the city limits of Potts Camp, MS, . The area code for zip code 38659 is 662. 38659 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 38659 is 7.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 38659 decreased to 2841 from 3298 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 38659 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 38659 public schools is White. 85.6% of students in 38659 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1845 79.77% 2242 -18%
 Black Or African American 205 8.86% 476 -57%
 Hispanic 152 6.57% 99 +54%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 8 0.35% 3 +167%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.13% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 20 4.32% 20 +400%

Zip Code 38659 Race/Ethnicity

 White 61.9%
 Black Or African American 33.5%
 Hispanic 3.3%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.1%

Zip Code 38659 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population28413298
Male Population49.80%
Female Population50.20%
Total Households1073
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
85.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$33216
Income Under $50K Per Year70.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.60%
38659 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Mississippi District 1Trent KellyRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$135750
Average Real Estate Sale Price$96039
Current Unemployment Level 7.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.3%
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 38659 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)28324047576569676048393249
Avg Max Temp (°F)48546372798690908474625271
Avg Precip (In.)5.14.536.055.425.614.714.363.383.793.445.545.8657.79
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Memphis, TN-MS-AR
CBSA Type38659
CBSA Population1325833
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours