Zip Code 38826 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBelden
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pontotoc
Secondary County: Lee
Area Code662
Current Population:4703
Racial Majority:White 62.13%
Unemployment Rate:5.8%
Median Household Income$51150
Average Adjusted Gross Income$72400
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time25.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range312 - 463 ft.
Area41 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.30181100, -88.85378300

Zip Code 38826 Description

Zip Code 38826 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Columbus - Tupelo - West Point metro area. Zip code 38826 is primarily located in Pontotoc County. Portions of 38826 are also located in Lee County. The official US Postal Service name for 38826 is BELDEN, Mississippi. Portions of zip code 38826 are contained within or border the city limits of Tupelo, MS, Sherman, MS, . The area code for zip code 38826 is 662. 38826 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 38826 is 5.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.5% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 38826 increased to 4703 from 3841 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 38826 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 38826 public schools is . % of students in 38826 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3174 62.13% 3308 -4%
 Black Or African American 1675 32.79% 1219 +37%
 Hispanic 27 0.53% 63 -57%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 6 -100%
 Asian 114 2.23% 51 +124%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 55 2.33% 55 +116%

Zip Code 38826 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 38826 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population47033841
Male Population48.80%
Female Population51.20%
Total Households1797
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$51150
Income Under $50K Per Year48.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year19.50%
38826 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Mississippi District 1Trent KellyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Mississippi Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$229227
Average Real Estate Sale Price$94000
Current Unemployment Level 5.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65a - Blackland Prairie
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 38826 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)31344148586569686149403350
Avg Max Temp (°F)51566574818891918575635473
Avg Precip (In.)5.284.716.35.155.724.763.922.873.563.425.126.0656.86
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Tupelo, MS
CBSA Type38826
CBSA Population134477
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours