Zip Code 38670 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSledge
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Quitman
Secondary County: Tunica
Area Code662
Alternate Zip Code NamesFALCON
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesTIBBS
Current Population:1226
Racial Majority:African American 83.78%
Unemployment Rate:9.6%
Median Household Income$22098
Average Adjusted Gross Income$26420
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time26.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range151 - 177 ft.
Area79 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.41858500, -90.29482300

Zip Code 38670 Description

Zip Code 38670 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Memphis metro area. Zip code 38670 is primarily located in Quitman County. Portions of 38670 are also located in Tunica County. The official US Postal Service name for 38670 is SLEDGE, Mississippi. Portions of zip code 38670 are contained within or border the city limits of Sledge, MS, Falcon, MS, . The area code for zip code 38670 is 662. 38670 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 38670 is 9.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 8.3% 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 38670 increased to 1226 from 1139 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 38670 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 38670 public schools is . % of students in 38670 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 163 15.46% 182 -10%
 Black Or African American 883 83.78% 1033 -15%
 Hispanic 0 0% 2 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 2 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 1 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 6 0.76% 6 +33%

Zip Code 38670 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 38670 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population12261139
Male Population45.80%
Female Population54.20%
Total Households433
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$22098
Income Under $50K Per Year83.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year12.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year3.80%
38670 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Mississippi District 2Bennie ThompsonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Mississippi Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$50000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$130293
Current Unemployment Level 9.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level10.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.4%
Sledge, MS
Falcon, MS
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 38670 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)30344250596771696250413351
Avg Max Temp (°F)48546373818992918575625272
Avg Precip (In.)4.654.475.535.365.684.984.162.932.793.435.195.3754.54
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours