Zip Code 38941 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameItta Bena
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Leflore
Area Code662
Current Population:5282
Racial Majority:African American 84.41%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 92.6%
Unemployment Rate:8.1%
Median Household Income$23454
Average Adjusted Gross Income$43680
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time12.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range108 - 125 ft.
Area166 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.40976200, -90.37165500

Zip Code 38941 Description

Zip Code 38941 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Greenville metro area. Zip code 38941 is primarily located in Leflore County. The official US Postal Service name for 38941 is ITTA BENA, Mississippi. Portions of zip code 38941 are contained within or border the city limits of Itta Bena, MS, Morgan City, MS, . The area code for zip code 38941 is 662. 38941 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 38941 is 8.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 9.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 38941 decreased to 5282 from 5652 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 38941 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 38941 public schools is Black. 99.4% of students in 38941 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 560 11.15% 429 +31%
 Black Or African American 4241 84.41% 4496 -6%
 Hispanic 68 1.35% 296 -77%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 152 3.03% 4 +3700%
 Asian 3 0.06% 20 -85%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 6 0% 6 -100%
 Two Or More Races 31 0% 31 -100%

Zip Code 38941 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.1%
 Black Or African American 92.6%
 Hispanic 5%
 Asian 1.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.7%

Zip Code 38941 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population52825652
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households1604
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$23454
Income Under $50K Per Year78.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year14.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.20%
38941 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Mississippi District 2Bennie ThompsonDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$24000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$38420
Current Unemployment Level 8.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago10.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 73a - Northern Holocene Meander Belts
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 38941 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)34374552616872706452433653
Avg Max Temp (°F)52576674828992928677655574
Avg Precip (In.)5.474.526.065.545.364.544.452.633.213.525.315.6956.3
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Greenwood, MS
CBSA Type38941
CBSA Population46650
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours