Ackerman, Mississippi

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Population in 2017: 1,455 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -14.2%
 
Males: 729  (50.1%)
Females: 726  (49.9%)
Median resident age:

44.6 years
Mississippi median age:

37.5 years

Zip codes: 39735.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $29,576 (it was $21,287 in 2000)
Ackerman:

$29,576
MS:

$43,529

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $19,669 (it was $13,486 in 2000)

Ackerman town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $108,496 (it was $58,400 in 2000)
Ackerman:

$108,496
MS:

$120,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $163,986; detached houses: $173,694; mobile homes: $43,316

Median gross rent in 2017: $380.

March 2019 cost of living index in Ackerman: 78.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 29.3%
(8.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 51.2% for Black residents, 45.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 81.9% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Ackerman, MS (2010)
    • 86457.2%White alone
    • 62741.5%Black alone
    • 100.7%Two or more races
    • 50.3%Hispanic
    • 20.1%Asian alone
    • 10.07%American Indian alone
    • 10.07%Other race alone

Races in Ackerman detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists, there were 13 registered sex offenders living in Ackerman, Mississippi as of July 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Ackerman is 133 to 1.


Crime rates in Ackerman by year

Type

2008

2012

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(66.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(66.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(136.0)
1
(67.9)
3
(203.8)
4
(274.3)
2
(138.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
4
(268.5)
8
(543.8)
8
(543.5)
6
(407.6)
17
(1,166)
14
(969.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(199.5)
3
(201.3)
13
(883.8)
14
(951.1)
15
(1,019)
26
(1,783)
19
(1,316)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(66.5)
2
(134.2)
2
(136.0)
1
(67.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(68.6)
1
(69.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(68.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(69.3)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)159.637.6111.595.1110.1213.3153.7

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Crime rate in Ackerman detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.16
Mississippi average:

0.93
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Ancestries: Irish (9.4%), American (8.1%), English (4.1%), German (2.9%), Scottish (1.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 520 feet

Land area: 2.25 square miles.

Population density: 646 people per square mile   (low).

Ackerman, Mississippi map

11 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.6%
Mississippi:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $764 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $692 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, MS (91.0 miles , pop. 184,256).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (133.0 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (440.5 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Weir, MS (2.7 miles ),
Sturgis, MS (2.8 miles ),
McCool, MS (3.5 miles),
French Camp, MS (3.6 miles ),
Louisville, MS (3.8 miles ),
Mathiston, MS (4.0 miles ),
Eupora, MS (4.1 miles ),
Maben, MS (4.2 miles )

Latitude: 33.31 N, Longitude: 89.17 W

Area code: 662

Distribution of median household income in Ackerman, MS in 2017
Distribution of house value in Ackerman, MS in 2017

Ackerman satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $66,000
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $92,700
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $52,000
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $98,000
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $98,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $68,400
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $140,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $185,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $199,000
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $40,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Ackerman, MS residents
Average permit cost in Ackerman, MS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.0%
Mississippi:

4.8%
Population change in the 1990s: +109 (+6.9%).
Most common industries in Ackerman, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (16.5%)
  • Health care (9.2%)
  • Construction (8.8%)
  • Public administration (6.4%)
  • Apparel (4.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (15.9%)
  • Educational services (8.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.3%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (5.3%)
  • Wood products (5.3%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (4.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (25.0%)
  • Health care (16.3%)
  • Public administration (8.3%)
  • Apparel (8.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Ackerman, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.8%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.3%)
  • Engineers (3.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.3%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (7.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.7%)
  • Cashiers (4.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)

Average climate in Ackerman, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Ackerman-area historical tornado activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 106% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/19/1988, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.4 miles away from the Ackerman town center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 2/23/1977, a category F4 tornado 10.9 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 5 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ackerman-area historical earthquake activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 111.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 173.8 miles away from Ackerman center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 82.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 85.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 187.9 miles away from Ackerman center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 228.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Choctaw County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 6, Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Winds: 2, Freeze: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ackerman topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Ackerman:

  • PIONEER COMMUNITY HOSPITAL OF CHOCTAW- CAH (Voluntary non-profit - Other, 91 MS HIGHWAY 9)
  • CHOCTAW COUNTY NURSING CENTER (311 WEST CHERRY STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Ackerman:

  • LOUISVILLE HEALTHCARE LLC (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; LOUISVILLE, MS)

Airports located in Ackerman:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ackerman:

  • Mississippi State University (about 25 miles; Mississippi State, MS; Full-time enrollment: 18,237)
  • Mississippi University for Women (about 46 miles; Columbus, MS; FT enrollment: 2,565)
  • Holmes Community College (about 49 miles; Goodman, MS; FT enrollment: 5,352)
  • East Mississippi Community College (about 53 miles; Scooba, MS; FT enrollment: 5,180)
  • East Central Community College (about 61 miles; Decatur, MS; FT enrollment: 2,380)
  • Mississippi Valley State University (about 69 miles; Itta Bena, MS; FT enrollment: 2,233)
  • Meridian Community College (about 71 miles; Meridian, MS; FT enrollment: 2,750)

Public high schools in Ackerman:

  • CHOCTAW COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 393 EAST MAIN STREET, Grades: 7-12)
  • CHOCTAW CO VOCATIONAL COMPLEX (Location: 501 EAST CHURCH STREET, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Ackerman:

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Notable location: Ackerman Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Ackerman include: Gospel Temple Church of God in Christ (A), Enon Presbyterian Church (B), Ackerman United Methodist Church (C), Ackerman Church of Christ (D), Ackerman Baptist Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Enon Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Justice Court Clerk (Recreation Areas; 140 Jail House Road Ackerm).

Court: Justice Court Clerk (140 Jail House Road Ackerm).

Birthplace of: Coby Miller - Athletics competitor, James P. Coleman - Politician.

Choctaw County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Ackerman that have no violations reported:

  • CHOCTAW WATER ASSN (Population served: 563, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)
  • FENTRESS COMMUNITY W/S (Population served: 488, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.2 people
Mississippi:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

62.5%
Whole state:

69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

3.4%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
49 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
75 people in nursing homes in 2000
8 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Ackerman (2011 data):

  • Regions Bank: Ackerman Industrial Rdt Branch at 8899 Highway 15 North, branch established on 2009/07/01; Ackerman Branch at 111 East Main Street, branch established on 1890/05/24. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Merchants and Farmers Bank: Ackerman Branch at 9027 Ms Highway 15, branch established on 1979/01/26. Info updated 2007/01/11: Bank assets: $1,561.3 mil, Deposits: $1,372.4 mil, headquarters in Kosciusko, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 39 total offices, Holding Company: First M & F Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Ackerman:

Marital status in Ackerman, MS
  • Never married: 33.3%
  • Now married: 39.5%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 14.1%
  • Divorced: 9.8%

For population 25 years and over in Ackerman:

  • High school or higher: 84.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.6%
  • Unemployed: 10.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
Mississippi average:

11.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Ackerman
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Ackerman, MS (based on Choctaw County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,91921
Mainline Protestant67511
Black Protestant1841
Catholic401
None3,729-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Choctaw County:

6.64 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Choctaw County:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Choctaw County:

3.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

4.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.03 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

13.2%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Choctaw County:

34.0%
Mississippi:

33.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

25.7%
State:

14.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Ackerman:

46.3%
Mississippi:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

42.7%
State:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Ackerman:

30.6
Mississippi:

29.2

People feeling badly about themselves:
Ackerman:

20.2%
State:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

14.9%
Mississippi:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.6
Mississippi:

6.8

Overweight people:
Ackerman:

36.9%
State:

34.6%

General health condition:
Ackerman:

51.0%
Mississippi:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Ackerman:

83.5%
Mississippi:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ackerman, MS Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 5$11,710$28,1040$0
Water Supply 4$12,847$38,5410$0
Police Protection - Officers 4$12,974$38,9223$354
Streets and Highways 2$4,187$25,1220$0
Other Government Administration 1$1,771$21,2520$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 15$1,153
Totals for Government 16$43,489$32,61718$1,507

Ackerman government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $238,000 ($163.57)
    Regular Highways: $55,000 ($37.80)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $328,000 ($225.43)
    Central Staff Services: $250,000 ($171.82)
    Water Utilities: $192,000 ($131.96)
    Sewerage: $192,000 ($131.96)
    Regular Highways: $172,000 ($118.21)
    Parks and Recreation: $36,000 ($24.74)
    Local Fire Protection: $21,000 ($14.43)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $20,000 ($13.75)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $33,000 ($22.68)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $168,000 ($115.46)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $8,000 ($5.50)

Ackerman government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $151,000 ($103.78)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $5,000 ($3.44)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $217,000 ($149.14)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $11,000 ($7.56)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $41,000 ($28.18)
    General Revenue - Other: $27,000 ($18.56)
    Interest Earnings: $12,000 ($8.25)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $454,000 ($312.03)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $314,000 ($215.81)
    Other: $14,000 ($9.62)
  • Tax - Property: $366,000 ($251.55)
    Public Utilities Sales: $59,000 ($40.55)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $5,000 ($3.44)

Ackerman government finances - Debt in 2013 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,228,000 ($843.99)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,135,000 ($780.07)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $93,000 ($63.92)

Ackerman government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,112,000 ($1451.55)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $64,000 ($43.99)

Businesses in Ackerman, MS

  • H&R Block: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Ackerman:

  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WIRL (1270 AM; daytime; 3 kW; LOUISVILLE, MS; Owner: HARRISON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WQST (850 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FOREST, MS; Owner: ACE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMOX (1010 AM; 10 kW; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MAGNOLIA STATE B/C CO., INC.)
  • WXTN (1000 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, MS; Owner: BRAD MAURICE COTHRAN)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ackerman:

  • W245AE (96.9 FM; ACKERMAN, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WMAB-FM (89.9 FM; ACKERMAN, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WFCA (107.9 FM; ACKERMAN, MS; Owner: FRENCH CAMP RADIO, INC.)
  • WSYE (93.3 FM; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: JMD, INC.)
  • WJZB (88.9 FM; STARKVILLE, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WLZA (96.1 FM; EUPORA, MS; Owner: TRI COUNTY BROADCASTING)
  • WLSM-FM (107.1 FM; LOUISVILLE, MS; Owner: HARRISON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WQJQ (105.1 FM; KOSCIUSKO, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQJB (104.5 FM; STATE COLLEGE, MS; Owner: GEORGE S. FLINN, JR.)
  • WMSU (92.1 FM; STARKVILLE, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WMSV (91.1 FM; STARKVILLE, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WAJV (98.9 FM; BROOKSVILLE, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WAUM (91.9 FM; DUCK HILL, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WMXU (106.1 FM; STARKVILLE, MS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Ackerman:

  • WMAB-TV (Channel 2; MISSISSIPPI STATE, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WTVA (Channel 9; TUPELO, MS; Owner: WTVA, INC.)
  • WCBI-TV (Channel 4; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: COLUMBUS TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WKDH (Channel 45; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLOV-TV (Channel 27; WEST POINT, MS; Owner: LINGARD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Ackerman fatal accident list:

Sep 11, 2005 07:00 PM, Hwy 15, Lat: 33.300700, Lon: -89.175280, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 20, 2005 05:59 PM, Cherry St, Lat: 33.311450, Lon: -89.168170, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Feb 4, 1995 08:13 PM, East Side, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 30Number of bridges
  • 157ft / 48.1mTotal length
  • $1,276,599,000Total costs
  • 43,245Total average daily traffic
  • 5,535Total average daily truck traffic
  • 44,730Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Ackerman, MS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 51930-1939
  • 31940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 91980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Ackerman, MS

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Ackerman)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

95 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Ackerman, MS)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ackerman)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172P (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 139ER , Serial Number: 17276532, Year manufactured: 1985, Airworthiness Date: 01/06/2000, Certificate Issue Date: 04/16/2013
    Registrant (LLC): Mcminn Aviation LLC, 4399 Reform Sturgis Rd, Ackerman, MS 39735
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 152 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 184AK , Serial Number: 152-80189, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 08/12/1977, Certificate Issue Date: 10/28/2016
    Registrant (LLC): Mcminn Aviation LLC, 4399 Reform Sturgis Rd, Ackerman, MS 39735
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 152 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 4 Cycle
    N-Number: 352WA , Serial Number: 15282909, Certificate Issue Date: 07/20/2015
    Registrant (LLC): Mcminn Aviation LLC, 4399 Reform Sturgis Rd, Ackerman, MS 39735
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4890L , Serial Number: 28-4256, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 08/04/1967, Certificate Issue Date: 07/16/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Walter B Jr Stanford, 4380 Webster Rd, Ackerman, MS 39735
  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550 SERIES (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8135V , Serial Number: 0658, Year manufactured: 2003, Airworthiness Date: 09/12/2003, Certificate Issue Date: 10/04/2018
    Registrant (LLC): Mcminn Aviation LLC, 4399 Reform Sturgis Rd, Ackerman, MS 39735
  • Aircraft: NORTH AMERICAN NAVION A (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR E225 SERIES (225 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8825H , Serial Number: NAV4825, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 10/20/1955, Certificate Issue Date: 04/28/2016
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Derrell A Hovas, 1461 South Union Rd, Ackerman, MS 39735, Other Owners: Melinda B Hovas

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 31. The highest number of fires - 66 took place in 2006, and the least - 11 in 2014. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Ackerman, MS When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (44.1%), and Structure Fires (41.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Ackerman, MS
    • 23044.1%Outside Fires
    • 21541.2%Structure Fires
    • 6512.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 122.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ackerman, MS
Most common first names in Ackerman, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James6474.0 years
Mary5776.4 years
William5377.0 years
John3875.9 years
Willie3576.7 years
Robert3273.1 years
Annie1880.4 years
Charles1572.4 years
Charlie1478.0 years
Ruby1480.2 years
Most common last names in Ackerman, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Ray2978.5 years
Black2878.4 years
Miller2777.0 years
Robinson2569.4 years
Bowie2279.2 years
Murphy2272.6 years
King2179.9 years
Coleman1979.7 years
Hunt1978.7 years
Collier1774.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Ackerman, MS
  • 63.8%Utility gas
  • 21.3%Electricity
  • 14.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Ackerman, MS
  • 53.6%Electricity
  • 37.8%Utility gas
  • 4.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.4%No fuel used
  • 1.4%Other fuel


Ackerman compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
There are 2 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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