ZIP Code 38773 - Shaw Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameShaw
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Bolivar
Secondary County: Sunflower
Area Code662
Current Population:3375
Racial Majority:African American 73.62%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 97.6%
Unemployment Rate:4.6%
Median Household Income$23279
Average Adjusted Gross Income$36580
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time20.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range118 - 131 ft.
Area123 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.59929800, -90.77579400

Map of ZIP Code 38773 Border

Zip Code 38773 Description

Zip Code 38773 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Greenville metro area. Zip code 38773 is primarily located in Bolivar County. Portions of 38773 are also located in Sunflower County. The official US Postal Service name for 38773 is SHAW, Mississippi. Portions of zip code 38773 are contained within or border the city limits of Shaw, MS, . The area code for zip code 38773 is 662. 38773 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 38773 is 4.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.4% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 38773 decreased to 3375 from 4612 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 38773 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 38773 public schools is Black. 97% of students in 38773 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 903 26.14% 737 +23%
 Black Or African American 2543 73.62% 2586 -2%
 Hispanic 0 0% 28 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 3 -100%
 Asian 8 0.23% 10 -20%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 11 0% 11 -100%

Zip Code 38773 Race/Ethnicity

 White 1.8%
 Black Or African American 97.6%
 Hispanic 0.2%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.2%

Zip Code 38773 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population33754612
Male Population47.10%
Female Population52.90%
Total Households1320
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$23279
Income Under $50K Per Year81.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year14.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.40%
38773 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Mississippi District 2Bennie ThompsonDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$16000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$36354
Current Unemployment Level 4.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 73b - Northern Pleistocene Valley Trains
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 38773 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)33374552626972706452433653
Avg Max Temp (°F)51576674839093928677645474
Avg Precip (In.)5.134.595.855.525.334.474.042.463.113.45.325.4754.7
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Cleveland, MS
CBSA Type38773
CBSA Population38289
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours