ZIP Code 39040 - Bentonia Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameBentonia
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Yazoo
Secondary County: Warren
Area Code662
Current Population:3295
Racial Majority:White 63.34%
Public School Racial Majority:White 65.6%
Unemployment Rate:4.7%
Median Household Income$34071
Average Adjusted Gross Income$48230
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time38.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Daylight Time
Elevation Range161 - 351 ft.
Area199 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.63855100, -90.40840100

Map of ZIP Code 39040 Border

Zip Code 39040 Description

Zip Code 39040 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Jackson metro area. Zip code 39040 is primarily located in Yazoo County. Portions of 39040 are also located in Warren County. The official US Postal Service name for 39040 is BENTONIA, Mississippi. Portions of zip code 39040 are contained within or border the city limits of Bentonia, MS, . Zip code 39040 is within area code 662, area code 601 and area code 769. 39040 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 39040 is 4.7% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 39040 decreased to 3295 from 3405 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 39040 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 39040 public schools is White. 81.8% of students in 39040 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2645 63.34% 2129 +24%
 Black Or African American 1487 35.61% 1109 +34%
 Hispanic 0 0% 15 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 3 -100%
 Asian 22 0.53% 15 +47%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 21 0.53% 21 +5%

Zip Code 39040 Race/Ethnicity

 White 65.6%
 Black Or African American 28.1%
 Hispanic 2.6%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3.6%

Zip Code 39040 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population32953405
Male Population48.90%
Female Population51.10%
Total Households1261
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$34071
Income Under $50K Per Year67.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.00%
39040 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Mississippi District 2Bennie ThompsonDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$95000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$208211
Current Unemployment Level 4.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 74b - Loess Plains
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 39040 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)34384552616871696451433753
Avg Max Temp (°F)55606876838992928778675875
Avg Precip (In.)6.064.816.245.785.473.864.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Yazoo City, MS
CBSA Type39040
CBSA Population29115
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours