For population 25 years and over in Calhoun City:
For population 15 years and over in Calhoun City town:
20 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $687 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Memphis, TN (94.9 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (438.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Derma, MS (1.2 miles ), Big Creek, MS (2.4 miles) , Pittsboro, MS (2.4 miles ), Vardaman, MS (2.8 miles ), Slate Springs, MS (2.9 miles) , Bruce, MS (3.1 miles ), Woodland, MS (4.0 miles) , Mantee, MS (4.1 miles) .
Latitude: 33.86 N, Longitude: 89.31 W
Area code: 662
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +32 (+1.7%).
Work and jobs in Calhoun City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Calhoun City, Mississippi
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Calhoun City-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 181% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/11/1963, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.1 miles away from the Calhoun City town center killed 2 people and injured 7 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 11/21/1992, a category F4 tornado 27.3 miles away from the town center killed 12 people and injured 122 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Calhoun City-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Mississippi state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 85.2 miles away from the city center
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 91.9 miles away from Calhoun City center
On 5/28/1995 at 15:28:36, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 97.3 miles away from the city center
On 5/10/2008 at 17:52:50, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, Depth: 0.1 mi) earthquake occurred 43.9 miles away from the city center
On 7/15/1995 at 01:03:28, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 98.4 miles away from Calhoun City center
On 10/26/2002 at 20:05:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 79.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Calhoun County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Freezes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Cornelius Wortham - 2005 NFL player (Seattle Seahawks, born: Jan 25, 1982), Billy Cowan - Baseball player.
Airports located in Calhoun City:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Calhoun City:
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Private high school in Calhoun City:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Calhoun City and their reported violations in the past:CITY OF CALHOUN CITY (Population served: 1838, Groundwater):
Past health violations:CROSS-ROADS WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 1278, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:ATLANTA WATER SYSTEM, INC. (Population served: 600, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Calhoun City that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 35.7%
(21.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 55.7% for Black residents, 60.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
5 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals in 2010
117 people in nursing homes in 2000
Calhoun City compared to Mississippi state average:
Banks with branches in Calhoun City (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Calhoun City (based on Calhoun County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 77.85%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Calhoun City government finances in 2002(per resident):
4.75% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($25,814 average adjusted gross income)
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:
4.55% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,190 average adjusted gross income)
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:
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Calhoun City fatal accident list:
Mar 16, 1999 07:15 PM, Sr-8, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 26, 1995 02:15 AM, Ms 8 E, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Mar 21, 1981 07:50 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 23, 1979 11:15 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 23 meters (75ft)
Total costs: $7,542,000
Total average daily traffic: 25,100
Total average daily truck traffic: 3,243
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 37,650
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Calhoun City, MS
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.