For population 25 years and over in Crenshaw:
For population 15 years and over in Crenshaw town:
19 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $300 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Memphis, TN (44.4 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (397.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Sledge, MS (2.2 miles ), Falcon, MS (2.9 miles ), Darling, MS (3.3 miles ), White Oak, MS (3.7 miles ), Como, MS (3.8 miles ), Senatobia, MS (3.9 miles ), Lula, MS (4.1 miles ), Sardis, MS (4.1 miles ).
Latitude: 34.50 N, Longitude: 90.20 W
Area code: 662
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -83 (-8.3%).
Work and jobs in Crenshaw: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Crenshaw, Mississippi
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Crenshaw-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 153% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/24/1976, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.1 miles away from the Crenshaw town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/29/1963, a category F3 tornado 16.4 miles away from the town center killed 5 people and injured 10 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Crenshaw-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Mississippi state average. It is 88% 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 78.8 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 78.3 miles away from Crenshaw 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 99.1 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 91.8 miles away from the city 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 87.0 miles away from Crenshaw center
On 9/17/1997 at 18:16:31, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 78.6 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 Quitman County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Charles McGhee - College basketball player (Miss. Valley St. Delta Devils), Gene Lambert - Major League Baseball pitcher.
Hospitals/medical centers near Crenshaw:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Crenshaw:
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Public elementary/middle school in Crenshaw:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.62. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.3 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 43.1%
(19.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 49.1% for Black residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Crenshaw compared to Mississippi state average:
Banks with branches in Crenshaw (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Crenshaw town (based on Quitman County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.77%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.44% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($22,879 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:
7.58% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($24,015 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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Crenshaw fatal accident list:
May 11, 1995 02:40 PM, Moon Ave, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 11, 1984 09:10 AM, 540022, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Crenshaw)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Crenshaw, MS