Zip Code 38771 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameRuleville
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Sunflower
Area Code662
Current Population:3260
Racial Majority:African American 79.3%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 96.2%
Unemployment Rate:6.5%
Median Household Income$26487
Average Adjusted Gross Income$35590
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time16.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range121 - 131 ft.
Area64 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.73573700, -90.53061900

Zip Code 38771 Description

Zip Code 38771 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Greenville metro area. Zip code 38771 is primarily located in Sunflower County. The official US Postal Service name for 38771 is RULEVILLE, Mississippi. Portions of zip code 38771 are contained within or border the city limits of Ruleville, MS, Doddsville, MS, . The area code for zip code 38771 is 662. 38771 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 38771 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 38771 decreased to 3260 from 3522 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 38771 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 38771 public schools is Black. 92.1% of students in 38771 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 602 19.03% 516 +17%
 Black Or African American 2509 79.3% 2682 -6%
 Hispanic 50 1.58% 21 +138%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 8 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 4 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 10 -100%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 17 0.09% 17 -82%

Zip Code 38771 Race/Ethnicity

 White 1.9%
 Black Or African American 96.2%
 Hispanic 1.7%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.2%

Zip Code 38771 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population32603522
Male Population45.90%
Female Population54.10%
Total Households1084
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
92.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$26487
Income Under $50K Per Year75.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year20.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year3.60%
38771 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Mississippi District 2Bennie ThompsonDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$50000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$35161
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 73a - Northern Holocene Meander Belts
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 38771 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)33374452616972706452433653
Avg Max Temp (°F)51576674828992928677645474
Avg Precip (In.)5.174.576.015.575.394.84.222.583.193.395.395.5455.81
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Indianola, MS
CBSA Type38771
CBSA Population31694
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours