Zip Code 38725 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBenoit
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Bolivar
Area Code662
Current Population:998
Racial Majority:African American 71.01%
Unemployment Rate:8.1%
Median Household Income$26544
Average Adjusted Gross Income$58640
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time22.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range108 - 144 ft.
Area162 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.63959900, -91.06186800

Zip Code 38725 Description

Zip Code 38725 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Greenville metro area. Zip code 38725 is primarily located in Bolivar County. The official US Postal Service name for 38725 is BENOIT, Mississippi. Portions of zip code 38725 are contained within or border the city limits of Benoit, MS, . The area code for zip code 38725 is 662. 38725 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 38725 is 8.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 7.4% 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 38725 decreased to 998 from 1266 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 38725 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 38725 public schools is . % of students in 38725 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 198 23.24% 339 -42%
 Black Or African American 605 71.01% 647 -6%
 Hispanic 45 5.28% 6 +650%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 3 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 3 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0.47% 0 +0%

Zip Code 38725 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 38725 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population9981266
Male Population48.60%
Female Population51.40%
Total Households369
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$26544
Income Under $50K Per Year74.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year18.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.10%
38725 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Mississippi District 2Bennie ThompsonDemocrat
Mississippi District 1Trent KellyRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$51500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$58846
Current Unemployment Level 8.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.8%
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 38725 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)33364452616972696352433652
Avg Max Temp (°F)50566574828992918677645473
Avg Precip (In.)5.024.645.625.365.154.243.832.433.063.55.335.4153.58
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Cleveland, MS
CBSA Type38725
CBSA Population38289
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours