Conehatta, Mississippi

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Population in 2010: 1,342. Population change since 2000: +34.6%
Males: 513  (38.3%)
Females: 829  (61.7%)
Median resident age:  24.3 years
Mississippi median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 39057.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $19,317 (it was $31,406 in 2000)
Conehatta:

$19,317
MS:

$41,754

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $8,276 (it was $9,343 in 2000)

Conehatta CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $62,607 (it was $51,100 in 2000)
Conehatta:

$62,607
MS:

$113,900

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $59,030; Detached houses: $52,417; Mobile homes: $74,300

Median gross rent in 2016: $710.

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  • Races in Conehatta, MS (2010)

    Conehatta races chart
    • 1,00374.7%American Indian alone
    • 20715.4%White alone
    • 856.3%Black alone
    • 312.3%Hispanic
    • 161.2%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Conehatta: 80.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (3.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 520 feet

Land area: 15.9 square miles.

Population density: 84 people per square mile   (very low).

Conehatta, Mississippi map

For population 25 years and over in Conehatta:

  • High school or higher: 71.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 1.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Conehatta CDP:

  • Never married: 45.4%
  • Now married: 40.9%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 1.2%
  • Divorced: 9.9%

20 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.7%
Mississippi:

2.3%



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists there were 14 registered sex offenders living in Conehatta, Mississippi as of December 15, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Conehatta to the number of sex offenders is 82 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $226 (0.5%)

Conehatta satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, MS (55.3 miles , pop. 184,256).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (160.6 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (407.0 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Lake, MS (2.9 miles ), Sebastopol, MS (3.0 miles ), Decatur, MS (3.1 miles ), Newton, MS (3.4 miles ), Union, MS (3.4 miles ), Forest, MS (3.7 miles ), Hillsboro, MS (3.7 miles ), Walnut Grove, MS (3.8 miles ).

Latitude: 32.46 N, Longitude: 89.27 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 601

Conehatta household income distribution Conehatta home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.5%
Mississippi:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (32%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (14%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Educational services (27%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (23%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (23%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (21%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (35%)
  • Sales and related occupations (21%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (0%)

Work and jobs in Conehatta: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Conehatta, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Conehatta-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 134% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/2/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.3 miles away from the Conehatta place center killed 2 people and injured 10 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 11/22/1992, a category F4 tornado 11.2 miles away from the place center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Conehatta-area historical earthquake activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 80% 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 149.4 miles away from the city 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 134.1 miles away from Conehatta 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 79.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 120.4 miles away from the city 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 228.1 miles away from Conehatta center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 325.1 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 Newton County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 7, Hurricanes: 3, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Conehatta topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Conehatta:

  • MS CARE CENTER OF MORTON (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MORTON, MS)
  • HOMECARE HOSPICE, INC (Hospital, about 9 miles away; SEBASTOPOL, MS)
  • SOUTHERN CARE NEWTON, INC (Hospital, about 12 miles away; NEWTON, MS)
  • NEWTON REGIONAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 12 miles away; NEWTON, MS)
  • HOSPICE DIRECT INC (Hospital, about 12 miles away; UNION, MS)
  • BEDFORD CARE CENTER OF NEWTON (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; NEWTON, MS)
  • HILLTOP MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; UNION, MS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Conehatta:

  • East Central Community College (about 10 miles; Decatur, MS; Full-time enrollment: 2,380)
  • Meridian Community College (about 32 miles; Meridian, MS; FT enrollment: 2,750)
  • Holmes Community College (about 52 miles; Goodman, MS; FT enrollment: 5,352)
  • East Mississippi Community College (about 53 miles; Scooba, MS; FT enrollment: 5,180)
  • Belhaven University (about 54 miles; Jackson, MS; FT enrollment: 3,147)
  • Jackson State University (about 56 miles; Jackson, MS; FT enrollment: 7,485)
  • Jones County Junior College (about 60 miles; Ellisville, MS; FT enrollment: 3,942)

Public elementary/middle school in Conehatta:

  • CONEHATTA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 851 TUSHKA DRIVE, Grades: KG-8)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • you listed conehatta bapist church as missionary, when in fact conehatta baptist church is southern baptist

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Churches in Conehatta include: Conehatta Missionary Baptist Church (A), Saint Catherine Church (B), Mount Zion Church (C), Macedonia Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Reservoirs: Carson Pond (A), Community Pond (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Newton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2005 was 57.3. This is better than average.

City:

57.3
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 12.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 25.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.4
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 63.7%
(31.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 71.7% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 97.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.6 people
Mississippi:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  80.4%
Whole state:  69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  13.2%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.8% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
Mississippi average:

11.7

Conehatta travel time to work - commute Conehatta mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Conehatta CDP (based on Newton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant10,49645
Mainline Protestant1,27712
Black Protestant6884
Catholic1212
Other11
None9,137-
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: 9
Newton County:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Newton County:

0.90 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Newton County:

7.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.2%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Newton County:

34.9%
Mississippi:

33.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.9%
State:

14.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Conehatta:

44.0%
Mississippi:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Conehatta:

42.8%
State:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.8
Mississippi:

29.2

People feeling badly about themselves:
Conehatta:

26.0%
Mississippi:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Conehatta:

10.3%
Mississippi:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Conehatta:

6.6
Mississippi:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

29.9%
Mississippi:

34.6%

General health condition:
Here:

51.9%
Mississippi:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Conehatta:

81.3%
Mississippi:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Conehatta, MS Residents

5.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,019 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.01%
Mississippi average:

6.70%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Lauderdale County, MS  0.90% ($29,061 average AGI)
from Scott County, MS  0.64% ($31,213)
from Neshoba County, MS  0.63% ($24,696)


6.05% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,991 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.05%
Mississippi average:

6.88%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Lauderdale County, MS  1.04% ($32,675 average AGI)
to Neshoba County, MS  0.88% ($27,046)
to Scott County, MS  0.63% ($24,447)

Strongest AM radio stations in Conehatta:

  • WQST (850 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FOREST, MS; Owner: ACE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WMOX (1010 AM; 10 kW; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MAGNOLIA STATE B/C CO., INC.)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WALT (910 AM; 5 kW; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMER (1390 AM; 5 kW; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MICHAEL H. GLASS)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWDF (720 AM; daytime; 5 kW; RICHLAND, MS; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEEZ (890 AM; daytime; 10 kW; LAUREL, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJDX (620 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WIIN (780 AM; daytime; 5 kW; RIDGELAND, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH RADIO, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Conehatta:

  • WQST-FM (92.5 FM; FOREST, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WMBU (89.1 FM; FOREST, MS; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WZKS (104.1 FM; UNION, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMSO (97.9 FM; NEWTON, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMAW-FM (88.1 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WKXI-FM (107.5 FM; MAGEE, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF MISSISSIPPI, L.L.C.)
  • WOKK (97.1 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W217AQ (91.3 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WWSL (102.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, MS; Owner: H & G C, INC.)
  • WKZW (94.3 FM; SANDERSVILLE, MS; Owner: BLAKENEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCKK (98.3 FM; CARTHAGE, MS; Owner: JOHNNY BOSWELL RADIO LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Conehatta:

  • WMAW-TV (Channel 14; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • W36CU (Channel 36; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W46CL (Channel 46; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W52DE (Channel 52; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W65DE (Channel 65; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W50BQ (Channel 50; MERIDIAN, ETC., MS; Owner: COLUMBUS TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W52CS (Channel 52; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W59DE (Channel 59; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W53CE (Channel 53; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W34CH (Channel 34; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • 2,285Total average daily traffic
  • 166Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,366Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Conehatta)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 32.453861 Lon: -89.269083, Call Sign: WQJD673
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.917 MHzGrant Date: 08/02/2008, Expiration Date: 08/02/2018, Certifier: Glen BillieRegistrant: Central Mississippi Communications, 111 Monroe Street, Kosciusko, MS 39090, Phone: (662) 289-3204, Fax: (662) 289-3218, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Conehatta, Water Tower Off 489 On Unnamed Road (Lat: 32.457944 Lon: -89.269583), Type: Tank, Structure height: 38.1 m, Call Sign: WQNC670
    Assigned Frequencies: 6555.00 MHzGrant Date: 12/16/2010, Expiration Date: 12/16/2020, Certifier: Rhett WestermanRegistrant: Deep South Communications, 17555 George Oneal Rd, Baton Rouge, LA 70817, Phone: (225) 802-9000, Email:
  • CONEHATTA, 57 Conehatta Prospect Road (Lat: 32.451611 Lon: -89.283056), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 92 m, Overall height: 95 m, Call Sign: WQSY456
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHzGrant Date: 12/09/2013, Expiration Date: 12/09/2023, Certifier: Steven A RegitzRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KC5GHY, Grant Date: 04/26/1994, Expiration Date: 04/26/2004, Cancellation Date: 04/27/2006, Registrant: Johnny C Leach, Rt 1 Box 294, Conehatta, MS 39057
  • Call Sign: KE5QMN, Licensee ID: L01323586, Grant Date: 09/14/2007, Expiration Date: 09/14/2017, Certifier: Gerald L Shepard, Registrant: Gerald L Shepard, 2353 Hwy 492, Conehatta, MS 39057
  • Call Sign: KG5IXV, Licensee ID: L01943470, Grant Date: 08/18/2015, Expiration Date: 08/18/2025, Certifier: Dennis S Cleverly, Registrant: Dennis S Cleverly, 227 Lynnsville Dr, Conehatta, MS 39057

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 47
  • Hazardous Condition: 5
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Conehatta

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Conehatta, MS
Most common first names in Conehatta, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1371.8 years
Mary1179.0 years
James1167.9 years
William970.4 years
Charles954.9 years
Thomas876.1 years
Annie668.0 years
Willie675.5 years
Maggie679.5 years
Sarah675.4 years
Most common last names in Conehatta, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Graham2274.6 years
Williams2066.6 years
Anderson1862.8 years
Brown1374.9 years
Johnson1259.6 years
Vance1279.2 years
Mcdill1181.5 years
Jefferson1065.1 years
Horton981.1 years
Thomas861.2 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (50%)
  • Wood (21%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14%)
  • No fuel used (11%)
  • Utility gas (4%)

Conehatta compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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