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Population in 2012: 7,198 (90% urban, 10% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.5%
 

Males: 3,329  (46.3%)
Females: 3,869  (53.7%)

Median resident age:  40.6 years
Mississippi median age:  35.1 years

Zip codes: 38821.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $31,102 (it was $28,789 in 2000)
Amory:

$31,102
MS:

$37,095
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,864

Amory city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $77,689 (it was $62,600 in 2000)
Amory:

$77,689
MS:

$99,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $102,013; Detached houses: $108,144; Mobile homes: $12,129

Median gross rent in 2012: $467.

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  • White alone - 5,024 (68.7%)
  • Black alone - 2,100 (28.7%)
  • Hispanic - 106 (1.4%)
  • Two or more races - 51 (0.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 18 (0.2%)
  • Asian alone - 14 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 3 (0.04%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Amory: 82.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (10.9%), English (10.7%), United States (9.1%), German (5.9%), Scottish (3.1%), Scotch-Irish (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 243 feet

Land area: 7.50 square miles.

Population density: 959 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Amory:

  • High school or higher: 78.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 15.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Amory city:

  • Never married: 29.9%
  • Now married: 47.7%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 9.2%
  • Divorced: 11.6%

7 residents are foreign born

This city:  0.1%
Mississippi:  1.9%



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists there were 24 registered sex offenders living in Amory, Mississippi as of July 30, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Amory to the number of sex offenders is 300 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $650 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $491 (0.7%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tuscaloosa, AL (76.9 miles , pop. 77,906).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (101.3 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (486.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Hatley, MS (1.8 miles ), Smithville, MS (2.8 miles ), Nettleton, MS (3.3 miles ), Aberdeen, MS (3.4 miles ), Okolona, MS (3.9 miles ), Shannon, MS (3.9 miles ), Gattman, MS (4.0 miles) , New Hamilton, MS (4.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 13 buildings, average cost: $78,000
  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $95,700
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $129,600
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $68,700
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $79,800
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $79,800
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $79,800
  • 2004: 9 buildings, average cost: $97,100
  • 2005: 20 buildings, average cost: $170,700
  • 2006: 16 buildings, average cost: $132,900
  • 2007: 8 buildings, average cost: $179,700
  • 2008: 11 buildings, average cost: $136,200
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $148,600
  • 2010: 7 buildings, average cost: $148,600
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $131,500
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $131,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 33.99 N, Longitude: 88.48 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,292 (+31.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,497 (56.3%)

Area code: 662

Amory household income distribution Amory home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Amory by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 102010000000
per 100,000 14.30.029.30.014.60.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 032641120111
per 100,000 0.042.729.387.658.213.513.627.70.014.013.613.8
Robberies 3133433114481
per 100,000 42.914.243.943.858.240.640.9152.455.456.2108.913.8
Assaults 246710104749176
per 100,000 343.485.4102.5146.0145.554.195.555.4124.614.095.382.6
Burglaries 709572879759685578759686
per 100,000 1001.61352.91054.61269.91411.5798.6927.4761.91079.41052.91307.21184.4
Thefts 306367374358387242266231267195214203
per 100,000 4378.35226.45478.25225.55631.53275.63627.93199.93695.02737.62913.92795.8
Auto thefts 1813751110127911144
per 100,000 257.5185.1102.573.0160.1135.4163.797.0124.6154.4190.655.1
Arson 000122012010
per 100,000 0.00.00.014.629.127.10.013.927.70.013.60.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9) 371.4369.6411.8411.1453.5228.8262.2264.8271.5223.7282.5228.0

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 26 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.75
Mississippi average:

2.31

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Amory, Mississippi accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

12.3%
Mississippi:

8.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -220 (-3.1%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (34%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (9%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Amory-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 206% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 23.0 miles away from the Amory city center killed 28 people and injured 272 people.

On 4/29/1963, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.7 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Amory-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Mississippi state average. It is 88% 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 81.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 41.4 miles away from Amory 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 97.9 miles away from the city center
On 12/12/1997 at 08:42:20, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 76.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/28/1999 at 11:00:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MB, 3.8 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 81.1 miles away from Amory center
On 5/28/1995 at 15:28:36, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 66.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Monroe County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 8, Floods: 7, Hurricanes: 3, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Freeze: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Amory topographic map

Birthplace of: Floyd Mayweather, Sr. - Boxer, John Dye - Film and television actor, Lucille Bogan - Blues singer, Will Hall (American football) - Football player and coach, Gary Grubbs - Actor, Brian Maxcy - Baseball player.


Hospitals/medical centers in Amory:

  • GILMORE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals,Proprietary, provides emergency services, 1105 EARL FRYE BLVD)
  • AMORY MANOR NH (Nursing Home, 1215 S BLVD DR)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - AMORY (Nursing Home, 1215 EARL FRYE DRIVE)
  • RIVER PLACE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, 1126 EARL FRYE BOULEVARD, SOUTH)

Political contributions by individuals in Amory, MS

Airports and heliports located in Amory:


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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Amory:

  • Itawamba Community College (about 21 miles; Fulton, MS; Full-time enrollment: 5,616)
  • Mississippi State University (about 41 miles; Mississippi State, MS; FT enrollment: 15,187)
  • Northeast Mississippi Community College (about 48 miles; Booneville, MS; FT enrollment: 3,081)
  • University of Mississippi Main Campus (about 68 miles; University, MS; FT enrollment: 13,969)
  • Northwest Shoals Community College-Muscle Shoals (about 69 miles; Muscle Shoals, AL; FT enrollment: 2,417)
  • Bevill State Community College (about 71 miles; Jasper, AL; FT enrollment: 2,544)
  • University of North Alabama (about 73 miles; Florence, AL; FT enrollment: 5,338)

Public high schools in Amory:

Private high school in Amory:

  • AMORY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 161; Location: 60035 COUNTY BARN RD; Grades: PK - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Amory:

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User submitted facts and corrections:

  • The hospital has changed it name. it is now Gilmore Memorial Regional Medical Center. added by Ryan

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Notable locations in Amory: Amory Golf Course (A), West Amory Community Center (B), Amory Regional Museum (C), Amory Municipal Library (D), Amory Community Center (E), Amory City Hall (F), Amory Fire and Rescue Department Station 1 (G), Amory Fire and Rescue Department Station 2 (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Glenndale Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Amory include: West Amory Church of Christ (A), Saint Pauls Baptist Church (B), Saint James Methodist Church (C), Saint Helens Catholic Church (D), Saint Andrews United Methodist Church (E), Missionary Alliance Church (F), Meadowood Baptist Church (G), Main Street Freewill Baptist Church (H), Gospel Feast Revival Center (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Haughton Memorial Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lake: McAlpine Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Amory include: Carlos Moore Park (1), Frisco Park (2), Gilmore Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Mississippi Fish and Wildlife (Recreation Areas; 501 Main Street North), Games & Tanning (Amusement & Theme Parks; 121 Main Street North), Bob's Amusement & Sign CO (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1203 Victory Temple Drive).

Hotels: Tenn-Tom Inn (200 3rd Avenue South), Best Western Amory (915 U South Highway 278 East).

Courts: Monroe County - Judge District Three- Justice Court Clerk (1619 Highland Drive), Monroe County - Human Services Department- Youth Court Counselor- Department Of Human Serv (1619 Highland Drive).

 
Monroe 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 Amory and their reported violations in the past:

CITY OF AMORY (Population served: 9273, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUN-17-1999 and JUL-17-1999, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-17-1999), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-26-1999)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 29.9%
(17.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 52.6% for Black residents, 52.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 89.8% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Mississippi:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.0%
Whole state:  69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.9%
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: 0.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Amory, MS

People in group quarters in Amory in 2010:

  • 191 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 6 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Amory in 2000:

  • 118 people in nursing homes
  • 32 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 8 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 3 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 3 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 2 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Amory compared to Mississippi state average:

Amory, Mississippi environmental map by EPA

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  • Hispanic race population percentage 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 above state average.


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Banks with branches in Amory (2011 data):

  • Community Bank, North Mississippi: at 900 North Main Street, branch established on 1912/05/20; East Branch at 902 Highway 278 East, branch established on 1965/04/01. Info updated 2009/04/15: Bank assets: $486.7 mil, Deposits: $433.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Community Bancshares Of Mississippi, Inc. Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Renasant Bank: Amory Main Branch at 201 North Main Street, branch established on 1897/01/01; Third Street Drive-In Branch at 913 U.S. Highway 278 East, branch established on 1965/06/07. Info updated 2012/02/10: Bank assets: $4,196.4 mil, Deposits: $3,416.0 mil, headquarters in Tupelo, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 76 total offices, Holding Company: Renasant Corporation
  • Cadence Bank, N.A.: Amory Branch at 110-114 North Third Street, branch established on 1971/12/06; Medical And Industrial Branch at Highway 278 And Boulevard Drive, branch established on 1975/05/01. Info updated 2011/12/14: Bank assets: $3,909.7 mil, Deposits: $3,124.0 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 112 total offices, Holding Company: Cadence Bancorp Llc
  • Woodforest National Bank: Amory Branch at 1515 Us Highway 278 East, branch established on 2009/05/16. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions) (Amended And
  • Amory Federal Savings and Loan Association: Amory Federal Savings And Loan Assoc at 213 2nd Ave N, branch established on 1934/06/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $97.1 mil, Deposits: $88.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 1 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Amory travel time to work - commute


Amory mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (62%)
  • Electricity (36%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Amory city (based on Monroe County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 62.25%
Here62.2%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Churches of ChristAmerican Baptist Association
Adherents50.4%18.9%9.5%6.2%3.2%
Congregations29.8%21.9%3.5%11.4%2.6%
NameNational Association of Free Will BaptistsChristian Churches and Churches of ChristAssemblies of GodCatholic ChurchOther
Adherents2.4%2.4%1.4%1.4%4.3%
Congregations6.1%2.6%3.5%1.8%16.7%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 12
Monroe County:

3.24 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Monroe County:

0.54 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Monroe County:

4.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 28
Here:

7.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.5%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Monroe County:

33.1%
Mississippi:

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

13.7%
State:

14.4%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 3$9,168$36,6720$0
Other Government Administration 13$40,234$37,1390$0
Judicial and Legal 4$11,514$34,5420$0
Police Protection - Officers 16$56,061$42,0463$488
Police - Other 1$1,645$19,7400$0
Firefighters 18$59,832$39,8881$127
Streets and Highways 6$17,963$35,9260$0
Health 4$14,101$42,3030$0
Solid Waste Management 1$2,184$26,2080$0
Parks and Recreation 4$10,510$31,5307$2,264
Water Supply 5$13,769$33,0460$0
Gas Supply 5$13,425$32,2201$176
Other and Unallocable 3$7,193$28,7720$0
Totals for Government 83$257,599$37,24312$3,055


4.76% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,524 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.76%
Mississippi average:

7.82%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Lee County, MS  0.86% ($24,798 average AGI)
from Lowndes County, MS  0.43% ($26,782)
from Itawamba County, MS  0.39% ($31,020)


5.09% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,992 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.09%
Mississippi average:

8.35%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Lee County, MS  1.19% ($27,199 average AGI)
to Lowndes County, MS  0.47% ($35,517)
to Itawamba County, MS  0.32% ($26,488)

Strongest AM radio stations in Amory:

  • WAMY (1580 AM; 1 kW; AMORY, MS; Owner: STANFORD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WFTO (1330 AM; 5 kW; FULTON, MS; Owner: AIR SOUTH RADIO, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WVSA (1380 AM; 5 kW; VERNON, AL; Owner: LAMAR CTY. B/CING. CO., INC.)
  • WERH (970 AM; 5 kW; HAMILTON, AL; Owner: KATE F. FITE)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWZQ (1240 AM; 1 kW; ABERDEEN, MS; Owner: STANFORD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKXM (1300 AM; 5 kW; WINFIELD, AL; Owner: AD-MEDIA MANAGEMENT CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Amory:

  • WAFM (95.3 FM; AMORY, MS; Owner: STANFORD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWKZ (105.3 FM; ABERDEEN, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSYE (93.3 FM; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: JMD, INC.)
  • WAJS (91.7 FM; TUPELO, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WFTA (101.9 FM; FULTON, MS; Owner: AIR SOUTH RADIO, INC.)
  • WZLQ (98.5 FM; TUPELO, MS; Owner: SAN DOW BROADCASTING)
  • WWMS (97.5 FM; OXFORD, MS; Owner: SAN-DOW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMBC (103.1 FM; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Amory:

  • WCBI-TV (Channel 4; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: COLUMBUS TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WTVA (Channel 9; TUPELO, MS; Owner: WTVA, INC.)
  • W39CD (Channel 38; FULTON, MS; Owner: UNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKDH (Channel 45; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLOV-TV (Channel 27; WEST POINT, MS; Owner: LINGARD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W49BK (Channel 49; ACTON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W14BW (Channel 14; ACTON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W32BH (Channel 32; TUPELO, MS; Owner: WTVA, INC.)
  • W45BD (Channel 45; TUPELO, MS; Owner: WTVA, INC.)
  • W22BS (Channel 22; TUPELO, MS; Owner: WTVA, INC.)
  • W25AD (Channel 25; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Amory, Mississippi:
  • Fatal accident count: 18
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 29
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 3
  • Fatalities: 18
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 43
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 4
Mississippi average:
  • Fatal accident count: 87
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 131
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 16
  • Fatalities: 96
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 216
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 8

See more detailed statistics of Amory fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 14
Total length: 19 meters (62ft)
Total costs: $452,000
Total average daily traffic: 28,070
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,253

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1930-1939: 1
  • 1940-1949: 0
  • 1950-1959: 0
  • 1960-1969: 0
  • 1970-1979: 0
  • 1980-1989: 12
  • 1990-1999: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Amory, MS

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Amory)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 57 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Amory, MS)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 66 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Amory)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Amory)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 163
  • Hazardous Condition: 21
  • Service Call: 4
  • Good Intent Call: 9

Incident types - Amory


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Amory, MS
Businesses in Amory, MS
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Nike2
Baskin-Robbins1Pizza Hut1
Curves1SONIC Drive-In1
Domino's Pizza1Subway1
FedEx2Taco Bell1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Hardee's1UPS2
KFC1Walgreens1
La-Z-Boy1Walmart1
Lane Furniture1Wendy's1
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Jody William Powell (1)
  • Andrew Criddle Fox, Jr. (1)

Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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