Zip Code 38774 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameShelby
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Bolivar
Area Code662
Current Population:2522
Racial Majority:African American 88.61%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 99%
Unemployment Rate:5.4%
Median Household Income$17023
Average Adjusted Gross Income$30610
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time18 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range141 - 151 ft.
Area53 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.97588000, -90.74133800

Zip Code 38774 Description

Zip Code 38774 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Greenville metro area. Zip code 38774 is primarily located in Bolivar County. The official US Postal Service name for 38774 is SHELBY, Mississippi. Portions of zip code 38774 are contained within or border the city limits of Shelby, MS, . The area code for zip code 38774 is 662. 38774 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 38774 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 38774 decreased to 2522 from 3368 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 38774 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 38774 public schools is Black. 98.4% of students in 38774 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 295 11.39% 187 +58%
 Black Or African American 2295 88.61% 2283 +1%
 Hispanic 0 0% 41 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 10 0% 10 -100%

Zip Code 38774 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0%
 Black Or African American 99%
 Hispanic 1%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 38774 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population25223368
Male Population44.50%
Female Population55.50%
Total Households919
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
98.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$17023
Income Under $50K Per Year86.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year10.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year3.50%
38774 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Mississippi District 2Bennie ThompsonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Mississippi Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$345791
Average Real Estate Sale Price$29001
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 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 21 - 31

Zip Code 38774 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)32364452616972706352433552
Avg Max Temp (°F)50566574828992918676635473
Avg Precip (In.)4.914.555.755.435.264.623.972.593.143.385.335.454.32
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Cleveland, MS
CBSA Type38774
CBSA Population38289
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours