For population 25 years and over in Anguilla:
For population 15 years and over in Anguilla town:
5 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $500 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, MS (58.0 miles , pop. 184,256).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (156.2 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (346.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Rolling Fork, MS (2.3 miles ), Cary, MS (3.6 miles ), Mayersville, MS (3.7 miles ), Louise, MS (3.7 miles ), Hollandale, MS (3.7 miles ), Arcola, MS (4.5 miles ), Silver City, MS (4.6 miles ), Lake Providence, LA (4.8 miles ).
Latitude: 32.97 N, Longitude: 90.83 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 662
Population change in the 1990s: +29 (+3.3%).
Work and jobs in Anguilla: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Anguilla, Mississippi
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Anguilla-area historical tornado activity is above Mississippi state average. It is 231% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/9/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.0 miles away from the Anguilla town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 12/5/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 38.4 miles away from the town center killed 38 people and injured 270 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Anguilla-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Mississippi state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/11/1996 at 18:17:49, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 41.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/26/2002 at 20:05:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 73.5 miles away from Anguilla center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Sharkey County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Tornadoes: 7, Storms: 7, Floods: 5, Floods: 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).
Birthplace of: Antoine Cash - 2005 NFL player (Atlanta Falcons, born: Mar 5, 1982), Henry "Son" Sims - Delta blues violinist and songwriter, Ira Harge - Basketball player.
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Anguilla:
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Public elementary/middle school in Anguilla:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 43.1%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 72.5% for Black residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Anguilla compared to Mississippi state average:
Banks with branches in Anguilla (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
1996 2000 2008 2012
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Religion statistics for Anguilla town (based on Sharkey County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 41.26%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.48% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($23,241 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
7.24% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($22,739 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total costs: $213,000
Total average daily traffic: 50
Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic: 75
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Anguilla)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Anguilla, MS