ZIP Code 38849 - Guntown Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameGuntown
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lee
Secondary County: Union
Area Code662
Current Population:5702
Racial Majority:White 82.67%
Public School Racial Majority:White 87.2%
Unemployment Rate:2.9%
Median Household Income$37270
Average Adjusted Gross Income$50550
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time25 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range325 - 548 ft.
Area88 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.45477900, -88.70049600

Zip Code 38849 Profile

ZIP Code 38849 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Columbus - Tupelo - West Point metro area. ZIP code 38849 is primarily located in Lee County. Portions of 38849 are also located in Union County. The official US Postal Service name for 38849 is GUNTOWN, Mississippi. Portions of ZIP code 38849 are contained within or border the city limits of Guntown, MS, Baldwyn, MS, . The area code for ZIP code 38849 is 662. 38849 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 38849 is 2.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.8% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.4% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 38849 increased to 5702 from 4219 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 38849 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 38849 public schools is White. 47.3% of students in 38849 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4619 82.67% 4934 -6%
 Black Or African American 648 11.6% 612 +6%
 Hispanic 114 2.04% 65 +75%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.25% 4 +250%
 Asian 66 1.18% 23 +187%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 57 2.26% 57 +121%

Zip Code 38849 Race/Ethnicity

 White 87.2%
 Black Or African American 11%
 Hispanic 0.5%
 Asian 0.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.5%

Zip Code 38849 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population57024219
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households2091
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$37270
Income Under $50K Per Year64.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.40%
38849 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Mississippi District 1Trent KellyRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$130429
Average Real Estate Sale Price$69000
Current Unemployment Level 2.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.9%
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 38849 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)30334148576569676148403349
Avg Max Temp (°F)50566573818891908575635372
Avg Precip (In.)5.274.656.285.245.784.743.943.163.723.695.346.0857.88
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Tupelo, MS
CBSA Type38849
CBSA Population134477
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours