Arnold Line, Mississippi

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Population in 2010: 1,719.
Males: 959  (55.8%)
Females: 760  (44.2%)
Median resident age:

34.0 years
Mississippi median age:

37.5 years

Zip codes: 39402.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $52,279
Arnold Line:

$52,279
MS:

$43,529

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $27,491

Arnold Line CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $159,771
Arnold Line:

$159,771
MS:

$120,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $222,321; detached houses: $244,351; townhouses or other attached units: $104,523; mobile homes: $33,878

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,096.

March 2019 cost of living index in Arnold Line: 83.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 13.8%
(18.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.6% for Black residents, 42.9% for American Indian residents)
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  • Races in Arnold Line, MS (2010)
    • 96656.2%White alone
    • 67039.0%Black alone
    • 342.0%Hispanic
    • 321.9%Asian alone
    • 120.7%Two or more races
    • 20.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 20.1%Other race alone
    • 10.06%American Indian alone

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

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Ancestries: American (20.6%), English (5.7%), Irish (4.6%), Scottish (2.5%), Czech (2.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 205 feet

117 residents are foreign born

This place:

5.0%
Mississippi:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $838 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,069 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gulfport, MS (66.9 miles , pop. 71,127).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: New Orleans, LA (102.7 miles , pop. 484,674).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (374.1 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

West Hattiesburg, MS (1.0 miles ),
Rawls Springs, MS (1.8 miles ),
Hattiesburg, MS (2.0 miles ),
Glendale, MS (2.1 miles ),
Petal, MS (2.6 miles ),
Sumrall, MS (3.4 miles ),
Purvis, MS (3.7 miles ),
Seminary, MS (4.2 miles )

Latitude: 31.34 N, Longitude: 89.37 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 601

Distribution of median household income in Arnold Line, MS in 2017
Distribution of house value in Arnold Line, MS in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
Mississippi:

4.8%
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 71.8. This is about average.

City:

71.8
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.48. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.48
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Arnold Line-area historical tornado activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 119% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/28/1987, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.5 miles away from the Arnold Line place center killed 6 people and injured 350 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/7/1982, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.2 miles away from the place center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Arnold Line-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Mississippi state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 125.1 miles away from Arnold Line center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 247.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi) earthquake occurred 389.0 miles away from Arnold Line center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 189.2 miles away from Arnold Line 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 124.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 187.6 miles away from Arnold Line 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 Lamar County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Arnold Line:

  • CAMELLIA HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; HATTIESBURG, MS)
  • CAMELLIA HOSPICE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; HATTIESBURG, MS)
  • WINDHAM HOUSE OF HATTIESBURG (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; HATTIESBURG, MS)
  • DEACONESS HOMECARE REGION I (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; HATTIESBURG, MS)
  • DEACONESS HOSPICE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; HATTIESBURG, MS)
  • SOUTHERNCARE HATTIESBURG (Hospital, about 2 miles away; HATTIESBURG, MS)
  • WESLEY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 2 miles away; HATTIESBURG, MS)

Amtrak station near Arnold Line:

  • 6 miles: HATTIESBURG (308 NEWMAN ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Arnold Line:

  • University of Southern Mississippi (about 3 miles; Hattiesburg, MS; Full-time enrollment: 14,294)
  • William Carey University (about 6 miles; Hattiesburg, MS; FT enrollment: 3,510)
  • Jones County Junior College (about 21 miles; Ellisville, MS; FT enrollment: 3,942)
  • Pearl River Community College (about 36 miles; Poplarville, MS; FT enrollment: 3,074)
  • Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College (about 41 miles; Perkinston, MS; FT enrollment: 8,320)
  • Copiah-Lincoln Community College (about 66 miles; Wesson, MS; FT enrollment: 2,532)
  • East Central Community College (about 78 miles; Decatur, MS; FT enrollment: 2,380)

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Church in Arnold Line: Westover Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Lamar County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.5 people
Mississippi:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

60.3%
Whole state:

69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

7.3%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Arnold Line:

Marital status in Arnold Line, MS
  • Never married: 42.8%
  • Now married: 42.6%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 5.1%

For population 25 years and over in Arnold Line:

  • High school or higher: 97.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 41.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.4%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
Mississippi average:

11.6

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Arnold Line, MS (based on Lamar County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant26,27138
Mainline Protestant3,01113
Catholic4191
Other3081
Black Protestant-1
None25,649-
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
This county:

1.26 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Here:

5.67 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 32
This county:

6.72 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

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

9.9%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Lamar County:

31.7%
Mississippi:

33.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Lamar County:

15.9%
State:

14.4%

10.76% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($62,311 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.76%
Mississippi average:

6.54%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Forrest County, MS  4.02% ($46,637 average AGI)
from Jones County, MS  0.44% ($43,954)
from Marion County, MS  0.38% ($39,213)


11.09% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($45,853 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.09%
Mississippi average:

6.87%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Forrest County, MS  3.87% ($40,133 average AGI)
to Harrison County, MS  0.44% ($39,112)
to Marion County, MS  0.37% ($48,947)

Strongest AM radio stations in Arnold Line:

  • WBKH (950 AM; 5 kW; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: SOUTHERN AIR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFOR (1400 AM; 1 kW; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEEZ (890 AM; daytime; 10 kW; LAUREL, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WORV (1580 AM; 1 kW; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: CIRCUIT BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WRPM (1530 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POPLARVILLE, MS; Owner: DOWDY & DOWDY PARTNERS)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WIGG (1420 AM; 5 kW; WIGGINS, MS; Owner: TRALYN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQST (850 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FOREST, MS; Owner: ACE BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Arnold Line:

  • WUSM-FM (88.5 FM; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI)
  • WAII (89.3 FM; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WJMG (92.1 FM; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: CIRCUIT B/CTING CO. OF HATTIESBURG)
  • WNSL (100.3 FM; LAUREL, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXRR (104.5 FM; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: BLAKENEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WUSW (103.7 FM; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZLD (106.3 FM; PETAL, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFMM (97.3 FM; SUMRALL, MS; Owner: TELESOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WKNZ (107.1 FM; COLLINS, MS; Owner: RADIO BROADCASTERS, L.L.C.)
  • WBBN (95.9 FM; TAYLORSVILLE, MS; Owner: BLAKENEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • W249AO (97.7 FM; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: JOHN S LA TOUR D/B/A J & J BROADCASTING)
  • WMXI (98.1 FM; LAUREL, MS; Owner: RAINEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WZKX (107.9 FM; BAY ST. LOUIS, MS; Owner: DOWDY & DOWDY PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMAH-FM (90.3 FM; BILOXI, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WZNF (95.3 FM; LUMBERTON, MS; Owner: JMD, INC.)
  • WAOY (91.7 FM; GULFPORT, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WQID-LP (105.3 FM; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: HATTIESBURG URBAN HERITAGE ASSOCIATION)
  • W216BA (91.1 FM; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Arnold Line:

  • W47BP (Channel 47; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR ED. TV.)
  • WHLT (Channel 22; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDAM-TV (Channel 7; LAUREL, MS; Owner: WDAM LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • W32CN (Channel 32; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WMAH-TV (Channel 19; BILOXI, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION)
  • WLOX (Channel 13; BILOXI, MS; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • W69DJ (Channel 69; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 13ft / 3.8mTotal length
  • 9,500Total average daily traffic
  • 950Total average daily truck traffic
  • 12,600Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Arnold Line, MS
  • 65.2%Electricity
  • 34.8%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Arnold Line, MS
  • 81.1%Electricity
  • 18.9%Utility gas


Arnold Line compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below 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.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
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