Zip Code 38860 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameOkolona
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Chickasaw
Secondary County: Monroe
Area Code662
Current Population:5663
Racial Majority:African American 63.45%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 94.1%
Unemployment Rate:7.6%
Median Household Income$32225
Average Adjusted Gross Income$34280
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time22.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range243 - 400 ft.
Area148 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.98012600, -88.76876900

Zip Code 38860 Description

Zip Code 38860 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Columbus - Tupelo - West Point metro area. Zip code 38860 is primarily located in Chickasaw County. Portions of 38860 are also located in Monroe County. The official US Postal Service name for 38860 is OKOLONA, Mississippi. Portions of zip code 38860 are contained within or border the city limits of Okolona, MS, . The area code for zip code 38860 is 662. 38860 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 38860 is 7.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.3% and is higher 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 38860 decreased to 5663 from 5859 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 38860 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 38860 public schools is Black. 98.9% of students in 38860 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1829 34.42% 2028 -10%
 Black Or African American 3371 63.45% 3520 -4%
 Hispanic 96 1.81% 55 +75%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 3 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 4 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 50 0.32% 50 -66%

Zip Code 38860 Race/Ethnicity

 White 3.3%
 Black Or African American 94.1%
 Hispanic 0.7%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.8%

Zip Code 38860 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population56635859
Male Population46.60%
Female Population53.40%
Total Households2204
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$32225
Income Under $50K Per Year71.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.90%
38860 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Mississippi District 1Trent KellyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Mississippi Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$120333
Average Real Estate Sale Price$48000
Current Unemployment Level 7.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.2%
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 38860 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)31344148586569686149403350
Avg Max Temp (°F)51566574818891908575645473
Avg Precip (In.)5.194.786.425.35.144.354.393.073.713.244.985.5756.16
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours