ZIP Code 39701 - Columbus Mississippi

ZIP Code 39701 is located in Columbus Mississippi. Portions of 39701 are also in Artesia. 39701 is entirely within Lowndes County. Regionally, it is located in the Columbus-Tupelo-West Point Area.

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ZIP Code 39701 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameColumbus
Primary CountyLowndes County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)12,593
Area Code(s)662
Current Time

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39701 Demographics

39701 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Mississippi based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 39701 is African American. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 39701 is African American. The current unemployment level in 39701 is 4.9%.

Population Growth Rate0.00%
Population Density71 People per Square Mile
Total Households5,838
Percentage High Income Households2.4%
Median Houshold Income (2021)$21,151
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$44,760
Current Unemployment Rate (March 2024)4.9%
Majority Race/EthnictyAfrican American - 64.73%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyAfrican American - 82.08%

39701 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American60.05%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

39701 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American20.15%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander10.08%

39701 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College3675.36%
Bachelor Degree97314.21%
High School Diploma2,15631.49%
No High School Diploma2924.26%
GED or Alternate5407.89%
1 or More Years of College1,35319.76%
Associates Degree4516.59%
Masters Degree3515.13%
Professional Degree2153.14%
Doctorate Degree1492.18%

39701 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 39701
RegionColumbus-Tupelo-West Point Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaColumbus, MS
Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Chicago
Area178 Square Miles

39701 Politics

US Congressional Districts in 39701
Mississippi State Senate Districts in 39701
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39701 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Average First Frost DateOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DateMarch 21 - 31
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion65b - Flatwoods/Blackland Prairie Margins

39701 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)32344250596670696350413451
Avg Max Temp (°F)53586775828992918677665674
Avg Precip (In.)6.144.975.645.494.534.54.453.553.673.295.045.1756.44

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