Doddsville, Mississippi

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Population in 2013: 94 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -13.0%
 
Males: 35  (37.6%)
Females: 59  (62.4%)
Median resident age:  24.8 years
Mississippi median age:  36.6 years

Zip code: 38736

Estimated median household income in 2013: $14,083 (it was $19,000 in 2000)
Doddsville:

$14,083
MS:

$37,963

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $6,347 (it was $6,359 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $63,243 (it was $20,800 in 2000)
Doddsville:

$63,243
MS:

$97,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $487.

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Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Doddsville: 80.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 128 feet

Land area: 0.77 square miles.

Population density: 123 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Doddsville:

  • High school or higher: 82.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 2.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.4%
  • Unemployed: 27.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Doddsville town:

  • Never married: 51.3%
  • Now married: 33.8%
  • Separated: 11.9%
  • Widowed: 2.1%
  • Divorced: 0.9%



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Doddsville, Mississippi as of August 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Doddsville to the number of sex offenders is 32 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $717 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $582 (2.9%)

Doddsville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pine Bluff, AR (94.3 miles , pop. 55,085).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (105.8 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (367.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Ruleville, MS (2.2 miles ), Sunflower, MS (2.8 miles ), Schlater, MS (3.2 miles ), Drew, MS (3.2 miles ), Boyle, MS (3.5 miles ), Cleveland, MS (3.6 miles ), Mississippi Valley State University, MS (3.8 miles ), Renova, MS (3.8 miles ).

Latitude: 33.66 N, Longitude: 90.52 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 662

Doddsville household income distribution Doddsville home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

14.0%
Mississippi:

8.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +11 (+11.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (80%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Educational services (71%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (80%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)
  • Legal occupations (0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (58%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (4%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (2%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)

Average climate in Doddsville, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Doddsville-area historical tornado activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 84% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/21/1971, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 10.2 miles away from the Doddsville town center killed 47 people and injured 510 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 11/24/2001, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.5 miles away from the town center injured 48 people and caused $4 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Doddsville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 77% 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 137.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 142.0 miles away from Doddsville center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 143.3 miles away from the city 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 204.9 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) earthquake occurred 168.0 miles away from Doddsville 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 189.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Sunflower County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 6, Floods: 4, Freezes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Doddsville topographic map

Birthplace of: James Eastland - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers near Doddsville:

  • SANDANNA HOSPICE, INC (Hospital, about 6 miles away; RULEVILLE, MS)
  • SAINT JOHNS HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; RULEVILLE, MS)
  • NORTH SUNFLOWER CTY HOSP HOSPICE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; RULEVILLE, MS)
  • WALTER B CROOK NURSING FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; RULEVILLE, MS)
  • RULEVILLE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; RULEVILLE, MS)
  • RULEVILLE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER LLC (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; RULEVILLE, MS)
  • MONETTE HOSPICE, INC (Hospital, about 11 miles away; DREW, MS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Doddsville:

  • Delta State University (about 14 miles; Cleveland, MS; Full-time enrollment: 3,304)
  • Mississippi Valley State University (about 15 miles; Itta Bena, MS; FT enrollment: 2,233)
  • Mississippi Delta Community College (about 15 miles; Moorhead, MS; FT enrollment: 2,100)
  • Coahoma Community College (about 42 miles; Clarksdale, MS; FT enrollment: 2,284)
  • Holmes Community College (about 60 miles; Goodman, MS; FT enrollment: 5,352)
  • Northwest Mississippi Community College (about 74 miles; Senatobia, MS; FT enrollment: 6,607)
  • University of Arkansas at Monticello (about 75 miles; Monticello, AR; FT enrollment: 3,130)

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Church in Doddsville: Old Jerusalem Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Sunflower 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 2012 was 80.9. This is about average.

City:

80.9
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 34.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 10.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.7
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 64.8%
(66.1% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  3.0 people
Mississippi:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  60.6%
Whole state:  69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  9.1%
Whole state:  5.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Doddsville compared to Mississippi state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.3
Mississippi average:

12.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (81%)
  • Electricity (18%)

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 Doddsville town (based on Sunflower County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,39040
Black Protestant2,15212
Mainline Protestant2,01116
Catholic2122
Other51
None18,680-
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: 10
Sunflower County:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Sunflower County:

0.97 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Sunflower County:

7.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.2%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Sunflower County:

40.0%
Mississippi:

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

25.5%
State:

14.4%
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 9$466
Sewerage 0$0 4$950
Totals for Government 0$0 13$1,416

5.41% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($24,108 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.41%
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 Bolivar County, MS  0.72% ($29,306 average AGI)
from Washington County, MS  0.61% ($23,115)
from Humphreys County, MS  0.48% ($19,585)


6.10% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($24,692 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.10%
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 Bolivar County, MS  0.67% ($32,276 average AGI)
to Washington County, MS  0.65% ($21,821)
to Shelby County, TN  0.45% ($19,051)

Strongest AM radio stations in Doddsville:

  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WCLD (1490 AM; 1 kW; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: RADIO CLEVELAND, INC.)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WDSK (1410 AM; 1 kW; CLEVELAND, MS)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WABG (960 AM; 1 kW; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: GREENWOOD BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • WXTN (1000 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, MS; Owner: BRAD MAURICE COTHRAN)

Strongest FM radio stations in Doddsville:

  • WTCD (96.9 FM; INDIANOLA, MS; Owner: TELESOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYMX (99.1 FM; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: TELESOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDTL-FM (92.9 FM; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: DELTA RADIO, INC.)
  • WRKG (95.3 FM; DREW, MS; Owner: DELTA RADIO, INC.)
  • WMAO-FM (90.9 FM; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WGRM-FM (93.9 FM; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCLD-FM (103.9 FM; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: RADIO CLEVELAND, INC.)
  • WVSD (91.7 FM; ITTA BENA, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WDFX (98.3 FM; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WQXB (100.1 FM; GRENADA, MS; Owner: CHATTERBOX, INC.)
  • WNLA-FM (105.5 FM; INDIANOLA, MS; Owner: SHAMROCK BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Doddsville:

  • WXVT (Channel 15; GREENVILLE, MS; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WABG-TV (Channel 6; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • K53FB (Channel 53; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WMAO-TV (Channel 23; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WHCQ-LP (Channel 8; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: DAVID ELLINGTON)
  • W41BV (Channel 41; GRENADA, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Doddsville fatal accident list:

Feb 14, 1984 04:00 PM, 670001, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7
  • Mike D Kuhn, 218-T Mccarty Rd (Lat: 33.675278 Lon: -90.502500), Type: 104.8, Overall height: 103.6 m
  • Michael D Kuhn, 218-T Mccarty Rd (Lat: 33.675278 Lon: -90.502500), Type: 104.8, Overall height: 103.6 m
  • DONALD E WILDMON, Bobby Kirk Rd (Lat: 33.603611 Lon: -90.609167), Type: 207.0, Overall height: 207 m
    Registrant: 6018448888, Tomscott@afa.Net, PO DRAWER 2440
  • Edward G Roach, 218-T Mccarty Rd (Lat: 33.675278 Lon: -90.502500), Type: 104.8, Overall height: 103.6 m
    Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW
  • Edward G Roach, 216 Mccarty Road (Ms10399-A) (Lat: 33.675167 Lon: -90.502750), Type: 105.5, Overall height: 103.9 m
    Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW
  • Edward G Roach, 216 Mccarty Road (Ms10399-A) (Lat: 33.675167 Lon: -90.502750), Type: 105.5, Overall height: 103.9 m
    Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW
  • Bobby Kirk Rd (Lat: 33.603611 Lon: -90.609167), Type: 207.0, Overall height: 207 m
    Registrant: 6018448888, Tomscott@afa.Net, PO DRAWER 2440

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: WD5EZB, Licensee ID: L00362973
    Grant Date: 08/03/1998, Expiration Date: 08/03/2008, Cancellation Date: 06/19/2001
    Registrant: Glenn L Bright, 146 Bright Rd, Doddsville, MS 38736
  • Call Sign: WD5O, Previous Call Sign: AA5MQ, Licensee ID: L00483764
    Grant Date: 04/29/2009, Expiration Date: 07/15/2019, Certifier: Barney J Lovett
    Registrant: Barney J Lovett, 1323 Hwy 442, Doddsville, MS 38736
  • Call Sign: N5GLB, Previous Call Sign: WD5EZB, Licensee ID: L00362973
    Grant Date: 03/26/2011, Expiration Date: 06/19/2021, Certifier: Glenn L Bright
    Registrant: Glenn L Bright, 146 Bright Rd, Doddsville, MS 38736

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: GRUMMAN G-164 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 98 mph), Engine: P&W R-985 SERIES (450 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 11983 , Serial Number: 12A, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 01/27/1964
    Registrant (Corporation): Linn Stevenville Flying Service, Rr 1 Box 289, Doddsville, MS 38736

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
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