ZIP Code 38801 - Tupelo Mississippi

ZIP Code 38801 is located in Tupelo Mississippi. Portions of 38801 are also in Verona. 38801 is primarily within Lee County, with some portions in Pontotoc County. Regionally, it is located in the Tupelo Area.

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ZIP Code 38801 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameTupelo
Primary CountyLee County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)29,680
Area Code(s)662
Current Time

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38801 Demographics

38801 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Mississippi based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 38801 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 38801 is African American. The current unemployment level in 38801 is 4.1%.

Population Growth Rate1.28%
Population Density399 People per Square Mile
Total Households11,276
Percentage High Income Households2.5%
Median Household Income (2021)$56,393
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$57,000
Current Unemployment Rate (March 2024)4.1%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 49.84%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyAfrican American - 52.49%

38801 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American890.3%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

38801 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American10.02%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander10.02%

38801 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,1677.46%
Bachelor Degree2,85618.27%
High School Diploma4,47028.59%
No High School Diploma2351.5%
GED or Alternate5743.67%
1 or More Years of College3,70523.7%
Associates Degree1,3638.72%
Masters Degree8795.62%
Professional Degree2701.73%
Doctorate Degree1140.73%

38801 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 38801
RegionTupelo Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaTupelo, MS
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Chicago
Area74 Square Miles

38801 Politics

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Mississippi State Senate Districts in 38801
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38801 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Average First Frost DateOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DateApril 1 - 10
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion65a - Blackland Prairie

38801 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)31344248586670686249403450
Avg Max Temp (°F)50566573818891918575635473
Avg Precip (In.)5.274.696.275.145.694.73.962.933.553.415.09656.7

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