D'Lo, Mississippi

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Population in 2014: 451 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +14.5%
 
Males: 204  (45.3%)
Females: 247  (54.7%)
Median resident age:  41.0 years
Mississippi median age:  36.6 years

Zip codes: 39062.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,799 (it was $28,750 in 2000)
D'Lo:

$35,799
MS:

$37,963

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,905 (it was $15,469 in 2000)

D'Lo town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $63,438 (it was $43,800 in 2000)
D'Lo:

$63,438
MS:

$97,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $68,295; Detached houses: $76,102; Mobile homes: $18,122

Median gross rent in 2013: $581.

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  • Races in D"Lo, MS (2010)

    D'Lo races chart
    • 32872.6%White alone
    • 11325.0%Black alone
    • 40.9%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 40.9%Hispanic
    • 30.7%Two or more races

Races in D'Lo detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in D'Lo: 78.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (10.7%), English (9.1%), Irish (9.1%), United States (4.0%), French (3.0%), Dutch (1.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 293 feet

Land area: 0.69 square miles.

Population density: 652 people per square mile   (low).

D'Lo, Mississippi map

For population 25 years and over in D'Lo:

  • High school or higher: 82.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 37.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in D'Lo town:

  • Never married: 19.3%
  • Now married: 60.1%
  • Separated: 6.2%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 7.7%

3 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.8%
Mississippi:

1.4%



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in D'Lo, Mississippi as of August 24, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in D'Lo to the number of sex offenders is 452 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $276 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $374 (0.5%)

D'Lo satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, MS (29.1 miles , pop. 184,256).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (128.6 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (359.9 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Mendenhall, MS (1.6 miles ), Braxton, MS (2.2 miles) , Puckett, MS (3.1 miles ), Magee, MS (3.5 miles ), Robinhood, MS (3.9 miles ), Florence, MS (4.2 miles ), Georgetown, MS (4.2 miles ), New Hebron, MS (4.3 miles ).

Latitude: 31.99 N, Longitude: 89.90 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 601

D'Lo household income distribution D'Lo home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.3%
Mississippi:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -27 (-6.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (26%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (13%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (4%)
  • Retail trade (27%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (20%)
  • Transportation occupations (19%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in D'Lo: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in D'Lo, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

D'Lo-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 166% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/10/1975, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.0 miles away from the D'Lo town center killed 9 people and injured 210 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/26/1976, a category F4 tornado 11.7 miles away from the town center injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

D'Lo-area historical earthquake activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 81% 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 166.1 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 182.6 miles away from D'Lo center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 288.2 miles away from the city 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 123.8 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 253.7 miles away from D'Lo center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 169.4 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 Simpson County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 9, Heavy Rains: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
D'Lo topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near D'Lo:

  • BEDFORD CARE CENTER OF MENDENH (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; MENDENHALL, MS)
  • HOSPICE IN HIS HANDS MAGEE (Hospital, about 13 miles away; MAGEE, MS)
  • BOSWELL REG CTR/W L JAQUITH IC (Hospital, about 13 miles away; MAGEE, MS)
  • MAGEE GENERAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; MAGEE, MS)
  • EMMANUEL RIDGE HOSPICE MINISTRY (Hospital, about 14 miles away; FLORENCE, MS)
  • WILLOW CREEK RETIREMENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; JACKSON, MS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to D'Lo:

  • Belhaven University (about 28 miles; Jackson, MS; Full-time enrollment: 3,147)
  • Jackson State University (about 28 miles; Jackson, MS; FT enrollment: 7,485)
  • Mississippi College (about 35 miles; Clinton, MS; FT enrollment: 3,919)
  • Hinds Community College (about 36 miles; Raymond, MS; FT enrollment: 9,115)
  • Copiah-Lincoln Community College (about 36 miles; Wesson, MS; FT enrollment: 2,532)
  • Jones County Junior College (about 50 miles; Ellisville, MS; FT enrollment: 3,942)
  • East Central Community College (about 56 miles; Decatur, MS; FT enrollment: 2,380)

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Cemetery: D'Lo Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Simpson 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 2004 was 55.5. This is better than average.

City:

55.5
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 11.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.8
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.0%
(17.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.1% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Mississippi:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  67.4%
Whole state:  69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.7%
Whole state:  5.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.7
Mississippi average:

12.3

D'Lo travel time to work - commute D'Lo mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for D'Lo town (based on Simpson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant18,90071
Black Protestant1,5378
Mainline Protestant1,0528
Catholic1321
Other61
None5,876-
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: 4
Simpson County:

1.44 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Simpson County:

0.36 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Simpson County:

6.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Here:

5.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

14.0%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Simpson County:

32.4%
Mississippi:

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

17.2%
State:

14.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
D'Lo:

46.9%
Mississippi:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

41.4%
Mississippi:

45.3%

Average BMI:
D'Lo:

30.9
State:

29.2

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.9%
Mississippi:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
D'Lo:

14.8%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.6
Mississippi:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

38.3%
State:

34.6%

General health condition:
D'Lo:

48.5%
State:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

82.4%
State:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of D'Lo, MS Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$24,383
Water Supply 1$18,717$224,6040$0
Totals for Government 1$18,717$224,6048$24,383

6.00% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,434 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.00%
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 Rankin County, MS  1.16% ($33,768 average AGI)
from Hinds County, MS  0.81% ($25,928)
from Covington County, MS  0.60% ($24,471)


6.77% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,593 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.77%
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 Rankin County, MS  1.59% ($34,599 average AGI)
to Hinds County, MS  0.72% ($20,613)
to Covington County, MS  0.47% ($28,175)

Strongest AM radio stations in D'Lo:

  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WWDF (720 AM; daytime; 5 kW; RICHLAND, MS; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WQST (850 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FOREST, MS; Owner: ACE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJDX (620 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSLI (930 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MS; Owner: SPORTSRAD, INC.)
  • WTWZ (1120 AM; daytime; 8 kW; CLINTON, MS; Owner: WOOD BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WIIN (780 AM; daytime; 5 kW; RIDGELAND, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH RADIO, INC)
  • WEEZ (890 AM; daytime; 10 kW; LAUREL, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)
  • WOAD (1300 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF MISSISSIPPI, L.L.C.)
  • WZRX (1590 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in D'Lo:

  • WMSI-FM (102.9 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKXI-FM (107.5 FM; MAGEE, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF MISSISSIPPI, L.L.C.)
  • WDBT (95.5 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSTZ-FM (106.7 FM; VICKSBURG, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMPN-FM (91.3 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WUSJ (96.3 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJKK (98.7 FM; VICKSBURG, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH RADIO, INC.)
  • WTYX (94.7 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: BACKYARD BROADCASTING MISSISSIPPI, LLC)
  • WQST-FM (92.5 FM; FOREST, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WJMI (99.7 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF MISSISSIPPI, L.L.C.)
  • WRJH (97.7 FM; BRANDON, MS; Owner: ON TOP COMMUNICATIONS OF MISSISSIPPI, LLC)
  • WMPR (90.1 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: J.C. MAXWELL BROADCASTING GROUP, INC)
  • WJXN-FM (100.9 FM; UTICA, MS; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBBN (95.9 FM; TAYLORSVILLE, MS; Owner: BLAKENEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WKZW (94.3 FM; SANDERSVILLE, MS; Owner: BLAKENEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRXW (93.9 FM; PEARL, MS; Owner: BACKYARD BROADCASTING MISSISSIPPI, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around D'Lo:

  • WLBT (Channel 3; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CIVCO, INC.)
  • WMPN-TV (Channel 29; JACKSON, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WDBD (Channel 40; JACKSON, MS; Owner: WDBD LICENSE CORP.)
  • WJTV (Channel 12; JACKSON, MS; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJKO-LP (Channel 64; JACKSON, MS; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WAPT (Channel 16; JACKSON, MS; Owner: WAPT HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WJMF-LP (Channel 53; JACKSON, MS; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJXF-LP (Channel 49; JACKSON, MS; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBXK-CA (Channel 8; JACKSON, ETC., MS; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WBMS-CA (Channel 10; JACKSON, MS; Owner: GENE A. BLAILOCK)
  • WNTZ (Channel 48; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: WHITE KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF NATCHEZ LICENSE CORP.)
  • W46CW (Channel 46; JACKSON/BRANDON, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI TELEVISION, LLC)
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in D'Lo)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (59%)
  • Utility gas (41%)

D'Lo compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
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