Zip Code 38703 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGreenville
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Washington
Secondary County: Bolivar
Area Code662
Current Population:14568
Racial Majority:African American 84.24%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 98.5%
Unemployment Rate:6.1%
Median Household Income$30902
Average Adjusted Gross Income$31900
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time16 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range98 - 135 ft.
Area176 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.46647400, -91.05139200

Zip Code 38703 Description

Zip Code 38703 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Greenville metro area. Zip code 38703 is primarily located in Washington County. Portions of 38703 are also located in Bolivar County. The official US Postal Service name for 38703 is GREENVILLE, Mississippi. Portions of zip code 38703 are contained within or border the city limits of Greenville, MS, Metcalfe, MS, . The area code for zip code 38703 is 662. 38703 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 38703 is 6.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 9.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 38703 decreased to 14568 from 17989 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 38703 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 38703 public schools is Black. 96.2% of students in 38703 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2046 14.35% 2289 -11%
 Black Or African American 12015 84.24% 12026 +-0%
 Hispanic 56 0.39% 115 -51%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 38 0.27% 26 +46%
 Asian 39 0.27% 73 -47%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 32 0.48% 32 +113%

Zip Code 38703 Race/Ethnicity

 White 1.1%
 Black Or African American 98.5%
 Hispanic 0.1%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.1%

Zip Code 38703 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1456817989
Male Population46.00%
Female Population54.00%
Total Households5205
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
96.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$30902
Income Under $50K Per Year70.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.30%
38703 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Mississippi District 2Bennie ThompsonDemocrat
Mississippi District 1Trent KellyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Mississippi Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$57917
Average Real Estate Sale Price$64500
Current Unemployment Level 6.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 73a - Northern Holocene Meander Belts
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 38703 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)33374552626972706452433653
Avg Max Temp (°F)51576675839093928777655574
Avg Precip (In.)5.274.655.725.45.264.43.892.252.853.425.465.4253.99
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Greenville, MS
CBSA Type38703
CBSA Population58324
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours