For population 25 years and over in Derma:
For population 15 years and over in Derma town:
24 residents are foreign born (2.0% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $489 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Memphis, TN (95.5 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (439.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Calhoun City, MS (1.2 miles ), Pittsboro, MS (2.5 miles ), Vardaman, MS (2.5 miles ), Big Creek, MS (2.7 miles) , Slate Springs, MS (3.1 miles) , Bruce, MS (3.1 miles ), Woodland, MS (3.8 miles) , Mantee, MS (4.0 miles) .
Latitude: 33.86 N, Longitude: 89.29 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 662
Work and jobs in Derma: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Derma, Mississippi
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Derma-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 181% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/11/1963, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.2 miles away from the Derma town center killed 2 people and injured 7 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 11/21/1992, a category F4 tornado 26.9 miles away from the town center killed 12 people and injured 122 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Derma-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Mississippi state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 83.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/11/1996 at 18:17:49, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 93.4 miles away from Derma center
On 5/28/1995 at 15:28:36, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 95.9 miles away from the city center
On 5/10/2008 at 17:52:50, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, Depth: 0.1 mi) earthquake occurred 43.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/15/1995 at 01:03:28, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 96.9 miles away from Derma center
On 10/26/2002 at 20:05:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 81.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Calhoun County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Freezes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Derma:
Public high school in Derma:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 44.3%
(37.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 47.2% for Black residents, 24.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Derma compared to Mississippi state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Derma (based on Calhoun County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 77.85%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Derma government finances in 2002(per resident):
4.75% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($25,814 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:
4.55% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,190 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Derma:
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TV broadcast stations around Derma:
Derma fatal accident list:
Sep 17, 2004 08:45 AM, E Lawrence, S Main St, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Nov 6, 1998 06:59 PM, Sr-8, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 4, 1994 05:43 PM, 8, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jun 4, 1992 09:03 PM, 8, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 2
Sep 21, 1990 06:39 PM, Co Rd 120, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 4 meters (13ft)
Total costs: $1,400,000
Total average daily traffic: 5,800
Total average daily truck traffic: 696
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 8,700
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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