For population 25 years and over in Coldwater:
For population 15 years and over in Coldwater town:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $764 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Memphis, TN (29.6 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (413.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Senatobia, MS (2.3 miles ), Hernando, MS (3.1 miles ), Como, MS (3.5 miles ), Sardis, MS (4.2 miles ), Crenshaw, MS (4.3 miles ), Memphis, MS (4.3 miles) , Horn Lake, MS (4.4 miles ), Southaven, MS (4.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 34.69 N, Longitude: 89.97 W
Area code: 662
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -207 (-11.0%).
Work and jobs in Coldwater: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Coldwater, Mississippi
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Coldwater-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 161% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/21/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.8 miles away from the Coldwater town center killed 16 people and injured 74 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/24/1970, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.5 miles away from the town center injured 18 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Coldwater-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Mississippi state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 68.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 91.8 miles away from Coldwater center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 69.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/29/1996 at 05:41:33, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 12.6 mi) earthquake occurred 85.1 miles away from the city center
On 5/1/2005 at 12:37:32, a magnitude 4.2 (4.1 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.0 mi) earthquake occurred 79.5 miles away from Coldwater center
On 2/10/2005 at 14:04:54, a magnitude 4.1 (3.9 MB, 4.1 MW, Depth: 9.5 mi) earthquake occurred 75.6 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 Tate County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Tornadoes: 3, Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Storm: 1, Freeze: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Big Time Sarah - Blues singer, Bill Coday - Singer, Trell Kimmons - Sprint athlete.
Hospitals/medical centers near Coldwater:
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Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 9.34. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.85. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2006 was 0.458. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.6 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Coldwater and their reported violations in the past:COTTONVILLE-SAVAGE W/A (Population served: 450, Groundwater):
Past health violations:VICTORY BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Coldwater that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 35.2%
(20.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.9% for Black residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Coldwater compared to Mississippi state average:
Banks with branches in Coldwater (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Coldwater (based on Tate County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 57.51%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.80% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,944 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:
7.15% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,568 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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Coldwater fatal accident list:
Jun 20, 2006 04:45 PM, Us-51, Lat: 34.696228, Lon: -89.979467, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jun 18, 2001 05:02 AM, Us-51, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 11, 2000 09:15 PM, Us-51, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 6, 1981 87:99 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jul 19, 1979 11:50 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1
Jul 14, 1978 03:30 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Apr 6, 1977 05:45 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 4 meters (13ft)
Total average daily traffic: 250
Total average daily truck traffic: 20
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 375
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Coldwater)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:59 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Coldwater)
FAA Registered Aircraft:6
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Coldwater, MS
Total of 7 patent applications in 2008-2014.