Zip Code 38948 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameOakland
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Yalobusha
Secondary County: Tallahatchie
Area Code662
Current Population:2288
Racial Majority:White 58.22%
Unemployment Rate:6.7%
Median Household Income$27520
Average Adjusted Gross Income$38490
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time27.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range243 - 410 ft.
Area91 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.08245200, -89.88915800

Zip Code 38948 Description

Zip Code 38948 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Columbus - Tupelo - West Point metro area. Zip code 38948 is primarily located in Yalobusha County. Portions of 38948 are also located in Tallahatchie County. The official US Postal Service name for 38948 is OAKLAND, Mississippi. Portions of zip code 38948 are contained within or border the city limits of Oakland, MS, . The area code for zip code 38948 is 662. 38948 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 38948 is 6.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.0% 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 38948 decreased to 2288 from 2292 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 38948 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 38948 public schools is . % of students in 38948 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1300 58.22% 1373 -5%
 Black Or African American 840 37.62% 850 -1%
 Hispanic 80 3.58% 46 +74%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 7 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.49% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 11 0.09% 11 -82%

Zip Code 38948 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 38948 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population22882292
Male Population48.20%
Female Population51.80%
Total Households982
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$27520
Income Under $50K Per Year76.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year19.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.20%
38948 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Mississippi District 2Bennie ThompsonDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$169500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$162105
Current Unemployment Level 6.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 74b - Loess Plains
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 38948 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)30334149586670686149403250
Avg Max Temp (°F)50566473818891908575635372
Avg Precip (In.)5.14.485.995.465.414.724.122.963.293.295.415.6755.89
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours