Zip Code 38685 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWaterford
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Marshall
Secondary County: Lafayette
Area Code662
Current Population:1347
Racial Majority:White 67.65%
Unemployment Rate:5.9%
Median Household Income$32570
Average Adjusted Gross Income$41340
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time47.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range308 - 515 ft.
Area63 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.59970100, -89.49017500

Zip Code 38685 Description

Zip Code 38685 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Memphis metro area. Zip code 38685 is primarily located in Marshall County. Portions of 38685 are also located in Lafayette County. The official US Postal Service name for 38685 is WATERFORD, Mississippi. Portions of zip code 38685 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 38685 is 662. 38685 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 38685 is 5.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.7% 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 38685 increased to 1347 from 84 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 38685 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 38685 public schools is . % of students in 38685 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 688 67.65% 818 -16%
 Black Or African American 329 32.35% 504 -35%
 Hispanic 0 0% 8 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 8 0% 8 -100%
 Two Or More Races 9 0% 9 -100%

Zip Code 38685 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 38685 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population134784
Male Population49.70%
Female Population50.30%
Total Households511
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$32570
Income Under $50K Per Year69.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year3.90%
38685 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Mississippi District 1Trent KellyRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$88750
Average Real Estate Sale Price$132694
Current Unemployment Level 5.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.6%
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 38685 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)29324047576569676048393249
Avg Max Temp (°F)48546372798790908474625271
Avg Precip (In.)4.954.425.945.365.574.64.253.253.663.475.485.6856.62
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Memphis, TN-MS-AR
CBSA Type38685
CBSA Population1325833
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours