Crowder, Mississippi

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Population in 2019: 639 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -16.6%
 
Males: 265  (41.6%)
Females: 374  (58.4%)
Median resident age:

31.3 years
Mississippi median age:

38.3 years

Zip codes: 38622, 38643.

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Estimated median household income in 2019: $27,040 (it was $14,427 in 2000)
Crowder:

$27,040
MS:

$45,792

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $13,184 (it was $10,534 in 2000)

Crowder town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $48,694 (it was $41,000 in 2000)
Crowder:

$48,694
MS:

$128,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $57,798; detached houses: $58,880; mobile homes: $50,052

Median gross rent in 2019: $567.

March 2019 cost of living index in Crowder: 76.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 38.6%
(44.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.8% for Black residents)
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According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Crowder, Mississippi as of September 19, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Crowder is 252 to 1.


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Ancestries: English (23.6%), Irish (9.7%), German (2.0%), Scotch-Irish (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 164 feet

Land area: 0.45 square miles.

Population density: 1,410 people per square mile   (low).

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7 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.8%
Mississippi:

2.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $686 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $725 (2.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Memphis, TN (66.0 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (395.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Lambert, MS (2.9 miles ),
Marks, MS (3.1 miles ),
Pope, MS (3.4 miles ),
Courtland, MS (3.5 miles ),
Charleston, MS (3.5 miles ),
Batesville, MS (3.9 miles ),
Darling, MS (3.9 miles ),
Oakland, MS (3.9 miles )

Latitude: 34.17 N, Longitude: 90.14 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 662

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

9.6%
Mississippi:

6.0%
Population change in the 1990s: +20 (+2.7%).
Most common industries in Crowder, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.7%)
  • Public administration (8.7%)
  • Construction (8.2%)
  • Health care (7.8%)
  • Educational services (6.5%)
  • Truck transportation (5.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (18.5%)
  • Construction (13.9%)
  • Truck transportation (12.0%)
  • Public administration (10.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.7%)
  • Machinery (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.6%)
  • Educational services (10.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.1%)
  • Public administration (7.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.5%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (4.9%)
Most common occupations in Crowder, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.3%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (4.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (14.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (13.9%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Carpenters (6.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.1%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (8.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (7.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.7%)
  • Accountants and auditors (4.9%)

Average climate in Crowder, Mississippi

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Tornado activity:

Crowder-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Mississippi state average. It is 68% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/21/1971, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 39.5 miles away from the Crowder town center killed 47 people and injured 510 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/24/1976, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.6 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Crowder-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Mississippi state average. It is 323% greater 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 101.8 miles away from Crowder center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 166.3 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 128.5 miles away from Crowder center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 136.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 137.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 101.3 miles away from Crowder center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Quitman County (14) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 10, Tornadoes: 10, Winds: 5, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Crowder topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Crowder:

  • PHYSICIANS HOSPICE, INC (Hospital, about 10 miles away; MARKS, MS)
  • QUITMAN COUNTY HOSPITAL CAH Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; MARKS, MS)
  • QUITMAN CO HOSPITAL AND NH (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; MARKS, MS)
  • QUITMAN COUNTY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; MARKS, MS)
  • TALLAHATCHIE GENERAL HOSP ECF (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; CHARLESTON, MS)
  • MID DELTA HOSPICE OF BATESVILLE (Hospital, about 15 miles away; BATESVILLE, MS)
  • BAPTIST MEMORIAL HOME CARE AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; BATESVILLE, MS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Crowder:

  • Coahoma Community College (about 26 miles; Clarksdale, MS; Full-time enrollment: 2,284)
  • Northwest Mississippi Community College (about 33 miles; Senatobia, MS; FT enrollment: 6,607)
  • University of Mississippi (about 37 miles; University, MS; FT enrollment: 17,642)
  • Delta State University (about 46 miles; Cleveland, MS; FT enrollment: 3,304)
  • Mississippi Valley State University (about 48 miles; Itta Bena, MS; FT enrollment: 2,233)
  • Mississippi Delta Community College (about 55 miles; Moorhead, MS; FT enrollment: 2,100)
  • University of Memphis (about 66 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 17,427)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Crowder Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Crowder: Oak Grove Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Quitman County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.6 people
Mississippi:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

65.8%
Whole state:

69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

7.2%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Crowder:

Marital status in Crowder, MS
  • Never married: 40.0%
  • Now married: 38.8%
  • Separated: 5.9%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 8.0%

For population 25 years and over in Crowder:

  • High school or higher: 62.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 8.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.3
Mississippi average:

11.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Crowder, MS (based on Quitman County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,12618
Mainline Protestant2,3164
Black Protestant1,3358
Other-1
None1,446-
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: 3
Quitman County:

3.38 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Here:

4.50 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
This county:

2.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

14.1%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Quitman County:

39.0%
Mississippi:

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

12.7%
Mississippi:

14.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Crowder:

47.1%
Mississippi:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

42.3%
Mississippi:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Crowder:

31.0
Mississippi:

29.2

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.8%
Mississippi:

20.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Crowder:

13.2%
Mississippi:

11.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.6
Mississippi:

6.7

Overweight people:
Crowder:

37.8%
Mississippi:

34.8%

General health condition:
Crowder:

50.6%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Crowder:

84.1%
Mississippi:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Crowder, 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 1$1,781$21,3726$6,266
Water Supply 1$1,848$22,1760$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$1,796
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$890
Totals for Government 2$3,628$21,7688$8,953

Strongest AM radio stations in Crowder:

  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • WSAO (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SENATOBIA, MS; Owner: JESSE C. ROSS AND ERNESTINE A. ROSS)
  • WJBI (1290 AM; 1 kW; BATESVILLE, MS; Owner: BATESVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJCE (680 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WPLX (1170 AM; 10 kW; GERMANTOWN, TN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)

Strongest FM radio stations in Crowder:

  • WMAV-FM (90.3 FM; OXFORD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WAVI (91.5 FM; OXFORD, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WQXB (100.1 FM; GRENADA, MS; Owner: CHATTERBOX, INC.)
  • WHKL (106.9 FM; CRENSHAW, MS; Owner: BATESVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WTGY (95.7 FM; CHARLESTON, MS; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • WBLE (100.5 FM; BATESVILLE, MS; Owner: BATESVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WYMX (99.1 FM; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: TELESOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTNM (105.5 FM; WATER VALLEY, MS; Owner: TELESOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WAID (106.5 FM; CLARKSDALE, MS; Owner: RADIO CLEVELAND, INC.)
  • WWUN-FM (101.5 FM; CLARKSDALE, MS; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WOHT (92.3 FM; GRENADA, MS; Owner: CENTURY BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WKXY (92.1 FM; CLARKSDALE, MS; Owner: CLARKSDALE BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Crowder:

  • WMAV-TV (Channel 18; OXFORD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION)
  • WABG-TV (Channel 6; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • W36BT (Channel 36; GRENADA, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W28BP (Channel 28; GRENADA, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W12CR (Channel 12; GRENADA, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Crowder fatal accident list:

Jun 20, 2018 11:30 AM, Cr-Dummy Line Road, Lat: 34.169419, Lon: -90.136008, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 105ft / 31.7mTotal length
  • $684,506,000Total costs
  • 5,295Total average daily traffic
  • 566Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,019Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
New bridges in Crowder, MS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11960-1969
  • 61970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Crowder, MS

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Crowder)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 450 Quitman Ave (Lat: 34.173056 Lon: -90.135833), Type: Bant, Structure height: 60 m, Overall height: 65.8 m, Call Sign: WNZR528,
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.075 MHz, Grant Date: 09/27/2013, Expiration Date: 10/26/2023, Certifier: Jonathan E Dancy, Registrant: Quitman County, 220 Chestnut St., Suite 3, Marks, MS 38646, Phone: (662) 444-9909, Fax: (662) 326-3502, Email:
  • Dummyline Rd 4 Mi N (Lat: 34.214556 Lon: -90.137306), Call Sign: KEI990, Licensee ID: L00035486,
    Assigned Frequencies: 35.9800 MHz, Grant Date: 11/14/2001, Expiration Date: 01/17/2012, Cancellation Date: 03/24/2012, Registrant: J R Waller Jr, Crowder, MS 38622, Phone: (601) 326-8725
  • County Rd 3 Mi Sw (Lat: 34.141778 Lon: -90.166750), Call Sign: KLJ510, Licensee ID: L00097288,
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.6400 MHz, Grant Date: 08/24/1998, Expiration Date: 10/14/2003, Cancellation Date: 12/14/2003, Registrant: Bailey, H W:bailey, P W Dba Bailey Brothers Farms, Crowder, MS 38622, Phone: (601) 326-7879

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Crowder MS, 240 Dunsen Avenue (Lat: 34.172917 Lon: -90.130639), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.5 m, Overall height: 94.5 m, Call Sign: WQQI333,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, Grant Date: 12/20/2012, Expiration Date: 12/20/2022, Certifier: David Smith, Registrant: Lukas, Lafuria, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Tysons, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8665, Fax: (703) 584-8696, Email:

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 11. The highest number of fire incidents - 22 took place in 2011, and the least - 1 in 2008. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Crowder, MS When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (41.4%), and Outside Fires (40.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Crowder, MS
    • 7041.4%Structure Fires
    • 6840.2%Outside Fires
    • 3118.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Crowder, MS
Most common first names in Crowder, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1863.4 years
Mary1078.2 years
John975.0 years
Henry577.8 years
Willie576.6 years
Walter568.8 years
Bennie467.0 years
Bobby459.5 years
Annie477.0 years
George482.7 years
Most common last names in Crowder, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Bailey1170.2 years
Jones1071.3 years
Moore977.5 years
White770.7 years
Williams768.9 years
Calvert680.8 years
Gentry577.4 years
Cooper567.2 years
Coleman568.2 years
Pollock569.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Crowder, MS
  • 61.4%Utility gas
  • 36.1%Electricity
  • 2.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Crowder, MS
  • 67.1%Electricity
  • 27.7%Utility gas
  • 5.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Crowder compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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