Caledonia, Mississippi

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Population in 2019: 1,058 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +4.2%
 
Males: 506  (47.9%)
Females: 552  (52.1%)
Median resident age:

36.1 years
Mississippi median age:

38.3 years

Zip codes: 39740.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $63,848 (it was $41,071 in 2000)
Caledonia:

$63,848
MS:

$45,792

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $29,405 (it was $16,798 in 2000)

Caledonia town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $144,898 (it was $72,600 in 2000)
Caledonia:

$144,898
MS:

$128,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $143,136; detached houses: $155,626; mobile homes: $58,129

Median gross rent in 2019: $720.

March 2019 cost of living index in Caledonia: 78.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 8.8%
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  • Races in Caledonia, MS (2019)
    • 1,16688.7%White alone
    • 765.8%Hispanic
    • 231.7%Asian alone
    • 191.4%Black alone
    • 131.0%Two or more races
    • 40.3%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists, there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Caledonia, Mississippi as of February 05, 2023.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Caledonia is 150 to 1.


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Ancestries: English (35.0%), Irish (18.9%), American (10.9%), German (5.7%), Scotch-Irish (3.5%), Italian (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 339 feet

Land area: 2.82 square miles.

Population density: 376 people per square mile   (very low).

Caledonia, Mississippi map

77 residents are foreign born (4.5% Latin America, 1.0% Asia).

This town:

5.9%
Mississippi:

2.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $986 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $384 (0.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tuscaloosa, AL (56.4 miles , pop. 77,906).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (87.9 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (493.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

New Hamilton, MS (2.8 miles ),
Columbus AFB, MS (2.8 miles ),
Vernon, AL (3.7 miles ),
Columbus, MS (3.7 miles ),
Gattman, MS (3.9 miles),
Aberdeen, MS (4.0 miles ),
New Hope, MS (4.1 miles ),
Millport, AL (4.1 miles )

Latitude: 33.68 N, Longitude: 88.33 W

Area code: 662

Distribution of median household income in Caledonia, MS in 2019
Distribution of house value in Caledonia, MS in 2019
Caledonia satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.4%
Mississippi:

6.0%
Population change in the 1990s: +214 (+26.7%).
Most common industries in Caledonia, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (10.6%)
  • Educational services (8.3%)
  • Public administration (7.6%)
  • Health care (6.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (18.3%)
  • Public administration (8.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (8.1%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (6.8%)
  • Paper (6.8%)
  • Educational services (3.4%)
  • Chemicals (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (14.1%)
  • Health care (14.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.6%)
  • Public administration (6.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Caledonia, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Cashiers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (8.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.0%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (8.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.6%)
  • Registered nurses (6.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.5%)

Average climate in Caledonia, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Caledonia, Mississippi environmental map by EPA

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Tornado activity:

Caledonia-area historical tornado activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 114% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 15.1 miles away from the Caledonia town center killed 28 people and injured 272 people.

On 1/10/2008, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.0 miles away from the town center injured 11 people and caused $7 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Caledonia-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Mississippi state average. It is 203% greater 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 64.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 28.1 miles away from Caledonia 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 176.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 164.4 miles away from Caledonia 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 187.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 75.2 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 Lowndes County (16) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 11, Floods: 8, Winds: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Caledonia topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Caledonia:

  • MAGNOLIA MANOR NH (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; COLUMBUS, MS)
  • GENERATIONS OF VERNON, LLC (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; VERNON, AL)
  • LAMAR COUNTY HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; VERNON, AL)
  • THE WINDSOR PLACE (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; COLUMBUS, MS)
  • BAPTIST MEM HOSP/GOLDEN TRIANGLE INC Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; COLUMBUS, MS)
  • BAPTIST MEMORIAL HOSPITAL GT (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; COLUMBUS, MS)
  • COLUMBUS HOSPITAL INC (Hospital, about 13 miles away; COLUMBUS, MS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Caledonia:

  • Mississippi University for Women (about 15 miles; Columbus, MS; Full-time enrollment: 2,565)
  • Mississippi State University (about 31 miles; Mississippi State, MS; FT enrollment: 18,237)
  • Itawamba Community College (about 42 miles; Fulton, MS; FT enrollment: 5,489)
  • The University of Alabama (about 56 miles; Tuscaloosa, AL; FT enrollment: 30,931)
  • Shelton State Community College (about 59 miles; Tuscaloosa, AL; FT enrollment: 4,106)
  • East Mississippi Community College (about 60 miles; Scooba, MS; FT enrollment: 5,180)
  • Bevill State Community College (about 62 miles; Jasper, AL; FT enrollment: 2,970)

Public high school in Caledonia:

Public elementary/middle schools in Caledonia:

See full list of schools located in Caledonia

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Lowndes County District 1 Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department Caledonia Station (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Caledonia: Brown Lee Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Tourist attraction: BACK40 Petting Farm (Amusement & Theme Parks; 14748 Highway 12 East).

Lowndes County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.7 people
Mississippi:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

76.5%
Whole state:

69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

5.1%
Whole state:

5.7%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Caledonia:

Marital status in Caledonia, MS
  • Never married: 26.8%
  • Now married: 57.8%
  • Separated: 0.2%
  • Widowed: 4.1%
  • Divorced: 11.1%

For population 25 years and over in Caledonia:

  • High school or higher: 86.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Mississippi average:

11.5

Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Caledonia
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Caledonia, MS (based on Lowndes County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant26,55378
Black Protestant6,22534
Mainline Protestant5,27422
Catholic1,2451
Other5865
None19,896-
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: 16
Lowndes County:

2.69 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Lowndes County:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Lowndes County:

1.01 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 54
Here:

9.08 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
This county:

5.89 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

5.03 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Lowndes County:

13.0%
State:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

33.0%
State:

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

12.4%
State:

14.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.9%
Mississippi:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

50.6%
State:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Caledonia:

27.8
Mississippi:

29.2

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.5%
State:

20.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Caledonia:

8.4%
State:

11.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Mississippi:

6.7

Overweight people:
Caledonia:

31.9%
Mississippi:

34.8%

General health condition:
This city:

59.4%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Caledonia:

80.6%
Mississippi:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Caledonia, MS Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$5,872
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 4$5,492
Totals for Government 0$0 12$11,364

Caledonia government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $481,000 ($454.63)
    Central Staff Services: $93,000 ($87.90)
    Sewerage: $53,000 ($50.09)
    Police Protection: $46,000 ($43.48)
    Parks and Recreation: $42,000 ($39.70)
    General - Other: $20,000 ($18.90)
    Correctional Institutions: $8,000 ($7.56)
    General Public Buildings: $7,000 ($6.62)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($5.67)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,000 ($4.73)
    Health - Other: $4,000 ($3.78)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($1.89)

Caledonia government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $107,000 ($101.13)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $2,000 ($1.89)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $963,000 ($910.21)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $155,000 ($146.50)
    Housing and Community Development: $130,000 ($122.87)
    Highways: $4,000 ($3.78)
  • Tax - Property: $90,000 ($85.07)
    Public Utilities Sales: $29,000 ($27.41)
    Amusements Sales: $4,000 ($3.78)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $2,000 ($1.89)

Caledonia government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $294,000 ($277.88)

6.29% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($45,138 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.29%
Mississippi average:

6.54%

0.13% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,112 average AGI)
Lowndes County:

0.13%
Mississippi average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Oktibbeha County, MS  0.55% ($57,190 average AGI)
from El Paso County, CO  0.37% ($33,234)
from Clay County, MS  0.28% ($27,797)


7.23% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($46,901 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.23%
Mississippi average:

6.87%

0.18% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,413 average AGI)
Lowndes County:

0.18%
Mississippi average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Oktibbeha County, MS  0.53% ($31,177 average AGI)
to Monroe County, MS  0.24% ($56,314)
to Clay County, MS  0.21% ($35,705)

Businesses in Caledonia, MS

  • UPS: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Caledonia:

  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WVSA (1380 AM; 5 kW; VERNON, AL; Owner: LAMAR CTY. B/CING. CO., INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WACR (1050 AM; 1 kW; COLUMBUS, MS)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WERH (970 AM; 5 kW; HAMILTON, AL; Owner: KATE F. FITE)
  • WJWF (1400 AM; 1 kW; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WWZQ (1240 AM; 1 kW; ABERDEEN, MS; Owner: STANFORD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKXM (1300 AM; 5 kW; WINFIELD, AL; Owner: AD-MEDIA MANAGEMENT CORP.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)

Strongest FM radio stations in Caledonia:

  • WWKZ (105.3 FM; ABERDEEN, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSYE (93.3 FM; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: JMD, INC.)
  • WMBC (103.1 FM; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKOR-FM (94.9 FM; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WDXB (102.5 FM; JASPER, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZBQ (94.1 FM; CARROLLTON, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAJV (98.9 FM; BROOKSVILLE, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WACR-FM (103.9 FM; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: T & W COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WTXT (98.1 FM; FAYETTE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSMS (99.9 FM; ARTESIA, MS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • WAJS (91.7 FM; TUPELO, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WBEI (101.7 FM; REFORM, AL; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WKBB (100.9 FM; WEST POINT, MS; Owner: BOB MCRANEY ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WALN (89.3 FM; CARROLLTON, AL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WJEC (106.5 FM; VERNON, AL; Owner: LAMAR COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WMSU (92.1 FM; STARKVILLE, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WMSV (91.1 FM; STARKVILLE, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WAFM (95.3 FM; AMORY, MS; Owner: STANFORD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Caledonia:

  • W25AD (Channel 25; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WCBI-TV (Channel 4; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: COLUMBUS TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WTVA (Channel 9; TUPELO, MS; Owner: WTVA, INC.)
  • WCFT-TV (Channel 33; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INCORPORATED)
  • WDBB (Channel 17; BESSEMER, AL; Owner: WDBB-TV, INC.)
  • WKDH (Channel 45; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLOV-TV (Channel 27; WEST POINT, MS; Owner: LINGARD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W39CD (Channel 38; FULTON, MS; Owner: UNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)

Caledonia fatal accident list:

Mar 24, 1993 08:10 PM, Koloasprin, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 19Number of bridges
  • 151ft / 45.8mTotal length
  • $214,403,000Total costs
  • 9,231Total average daily traffic
  • 966Total average daily truck traffic
  • 11,575Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Caledonia, MS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 41960-1969
  • 31980-1989
  • 61990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Caledonia, MS

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Caledonia)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Lat: 33.622889 Lon: -88.383361, Call Sign: WPQE658,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.755 MHz, Grant Date: 03/23/2015, Expiration Date: 06/16/2025, Certifier: Richard Stripling, Registrant: Precision Communications, Inc., Po Box 1685, Tupelo, MS 38802, Phone: (662) 844-3118, Fax: (662) 844-3886, Email:
  • 1.9 Mi Nw (Lat: 33.703722 Lon: -88.358083), Structure height: 18 m, Call Sign: WNQY731, Licensee ID: L00129429,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.325 MHz, Grant Date: 11/24/1999, Expiration Date: 12/14/2004, Cancellation Date: 12/06/2002, Registrant: Epec Communications Corporation, Houston, TX 77252, Phone: (713) 420-2191, Fax: (713) 420-5951
  • 2 Mi Ne (Lat: 33.709000 Lon: -88.289194), Structure height: 18 m, Call Sign: WNQY738, Licensee ID: L00129429,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.325 MHz, Grant Date: 11/17/1999, Expiration Date: 12/14/2004, Cancellation Date: 12/06/2002, Registrant: Epec Communications Corporation, Houston, TX 77252, Phone: (713) 420-2191, Fax: (713) 420-5951
  • 3 Mi N On Flint Hill Rd (Lat: 33.707333 Lon: -88.291694), Call Sign: KNIW783, Licensee ID: L00041104,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.035 MHz, Grant Date: 01/20/1999, Expiration Date: 03/20/2004, Cancellation Date: 05/23/2004, Registrant: Frank Brock, 1870 Ott Rd, Caledonia, MS 39740, Phone: (601) 356-6864
  • Lat: 33.639000 Lon: -88.313639, Call Sign: WQDH348,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.150 MHz, Grant Date: 08/25/2005, Expiration Date: 08/25/2015, Cancellation Date: 06/08/2015, Certifier: Richard A Donaldson, Registrant: Duke Energy Business Services, LLC, 1000 E. Main Street, Plainfield, IN 46168, Phone: (317) 838-2433, Email:
  • 202 South Street (Lat: 33.681944 Lon: -88.325556), Type: Tank, Structure height: 32 m, Overall height: 35 m, Call Sign: WQQF704,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.825 MHz, Grant Date: 11/28/2012, Expiration Date: 11/28/2022, Certifier: Ralph Billingsley, Registrant: Teletec Communications LLC, Columbus, MS 39705, Phone: (663) 328-8474, Fax: (662) 328-8087, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • 9ME0897A, 255 Lone Oak Road (Lat: 33.646222 Lon: -88.276500), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 83.8 m, Overall height: 85.3 m, Call Sign: WQWS555,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.84 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 5974.85 MHz... (+6 more), Grant Date: 11/05/2015, Expiration Date: 11/05/2025, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Caledonia)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 170B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2370D, N2370D, N-2370D, Serial Number: 20522, Year manufactured: 1952, Airworthiness Date: 06/10/1957, Certificate Issue Date: 09/08/2015
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Philip W Poeppelman, 270 Lawrence St, Caledonia, MS 39740, Other Owners: Elizabeth A Poeppelman
  • Aircraft: SKY RANGER/STORK ELMER G SKYRANGER 2003 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582SER (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 514GS, N514GS, N-514GS, Serial Number: SKR0807203, Year manufactured: 2003, Airworthiness Date: 03/04/2009, Certificate Issue Date: 06/10/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas J Shockley, 633 Wright Rd, Caledonia, MS 39740
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20F (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6949V, N6949V, N-6949V, Serial Number: 22-1322, Year manufactured: 1975, Certificate Issue Date: 01/06/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Kevin A Paul, 135 Kareda Dr, Caledonia, MS 39740
  • Aircraft: BEECH S35 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8945U, N8945U, N-8945U, Serial Number: D-7923, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 10/07/1968, Certificate Issue Date: 05/09/2011
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Philip W Poeppelman, 270 Lawrence St, Caledonia, MS 39740, Other Owners: Elizabeth A Poeppelman
  • Aircraft: HARDING JOEL RV8 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8JH, N8JH, N-8JH, Serial Number: 80004, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 09/24/2004, Certificate Issue Date: 02/27/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Michael L Matesick, 122 Cobblestone Dr, Caledonia, MS 39740

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 26. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 43 took place in 2008, and the least - 6 in 2017. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Caledonia, MS When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (56.9%), and Structure Fires (26.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Caledonia, MS
    • 23956.9%Outside Fires
    • 10926.0%Structure Fires
    • 399.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 337.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Caledonia, MS
Most common first names in Caledonia, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4074.6 years
Mary2675.6 years
William2373.1 years
John2273.8 years
Robert2176.0 years
Thomas1270.6 years
Charles1168.9 years
Willie1175.7 years
Henry876.9 years
Annie872.8 years
Most common last names in Caledonia, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2178.9 years
Duncan1979.4 years
Egger1582.1 years
Williams1573.4 years
Andrews1277.7 years
Jones1269.5 years
Reeves1271.2 years
Lockhart1173.2 years
Walters1179.3 years
Kidd964.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Caledonia, MS
  • 67.1%Electricity
  • 29.0%Utility gas
  • 3.3%Wood
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Caledonia, MS
  • 78.7%Electricity
  • 16.4%Utility gas
  • 4.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Caledonia compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
There are 23 pilots and 28 other airmen in this city.
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