Zip Code 38761 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMoorhead
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Sunflower
Secondary County: Leflore
Area Code662
Current Population:2870
Racial Majority:African American 83.01%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 99.4%
Unemployment Rate:6.5%
Median Household Income$24680
Average Adjusted Gross Income$30470
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time13.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range108 - 115 ft.
Area54 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.43947600, -90.50043300

Zip Code 38761 Description

Zip Code 38761 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Greenville metro area. Zip code 38761 is primarily located in Sunflower County. Portions of 38761 are also located in Leflore County. The official US Postal Service name for 38761 is MOORHEAD, Mississippi. Portions of zip code 38761 are contained within or border the city limits of Moorhead, MS, . The area code for zip code 38761 is 662. 38761 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 38761 is 6.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 8.4% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 38761 decreased to 2870 from 3167 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 38761 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 38761 public schools is Black. 92.8% of students in 38761 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 381 15.26% 511 -25%
 Black Or African American 2072 83.01% 2313 -10%
 Hispanic 0 0% 27 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 8 -100%
 Asian 11 0.44% 5 +120%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 6 1.28% 6 +433%

Zip Code 38761 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.3%
 Black Or African American 99.4%
 Hispanic 0%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.3%

Zip Code 38761 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population28703167
Male Population46.60%
Female Population53.40%
Total Households803
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$24680
Income Under $50K Per Year76.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year17.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.20%
38761 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Mississippi District 2Bennie ThompsonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Mississippi Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$134635
Average Real Estate Sale Price$38678
Current Unemployment Level 6.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago10.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 73d - Northern Backswamps
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 38761 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)34384653626973716553443754
Avg Max Temp (°F)52586674828992928677645574
Avg Precip (In.)5.424.575.975.585.284.414.682.533.283.445.285.8456.27
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Indianola, MS
CBSA Type38761
CBSA Population31694
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours