Zip Code 38762 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMound Bayou
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Bolivar
Area Code662
Current Population:2294
Racial Majority:African American 97.42%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 99.1%
Unemployment Rate:5.4%
Median Household Income$20000
Average Adjusted Gross Income$26050
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time17.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range138 - 148 ft.
Area56 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.89298300, -90.76058600

Zip Code 38762 Description

Zip Code 38762 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Greenville metro area. Zip code 38762 is primarily located in Bolivar County. The official US Postal Service name for 38762 is MOUND BAYOU, Mississippi. Portions of zip code 38762 are contained within or border the city limits of Mound Bayou, MS, Winstonville, MS, and Shelby, MS. The area code for zip code 38762 is 662. 38762 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 38762 is 5.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.4% 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 38762 decreased to 2294 from 3320 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 38762 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 38762 public schools is Black. 99.1% of students in 38762 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 18 0.71% 32 -44%
 Black Or African American 2458 97.42% 2244 +10%
 Hispanic 0 0% 16 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 38 1.51% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 1 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.36% 1 +800%

Zip Code 38762 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0%
 Black Or African American 99.1%
 Hispanic 0%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.9%

Zip Code 38762 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population22943320
Male Population45.10%
Female Population54.90%
Total Households874
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$20000
Income Under $50K Per Year86.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year11.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year1.80%
38762 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Mississippi District 2Bennie ThompsonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Mississippi Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$306449
Average Real Estate Sale Price$29590
Current Unemployment Level 5.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.6%
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 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 38762 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)33374452616972706452433653
Avg Max Temp (°F)51566574828993928676645473
Avg Precip (In.)4.964.585.885.535.354.724.042.593.153.365.335.454.87
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Cleveland, MS
CBSA Type38762
CBSA Population38289
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours