Fayette, Mississippi

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Population in 2017: 1,499 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -33.1%
Males: 563  (37.6%)
Females: 936  (62.4%)
Median resident age:

33.2 years
Mississippi median age:

37.5 years

Zip codes: 39069.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $18,845 (it was $13,564 in 2000)
Fayette:

$18,845
MS:

$43,529

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $11,815 (it was $8,101 in 2000)

Fayette city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $78,957 (it was $42,500 in 2000)
Fayette:

$78,957
MS:

$120,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $86,315; detached houses: $90,320; mobile homes: $53,901

Median gross rent in 2017: $378.

March 2019 cost of living index in Fayette: 77.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 49.0%
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  • Races in Fayette, MS (2010)
    • 1,57797.7%Black alone
    • 261.6%White alone
    • 50.3%Two or more races
    • 30.2%American Indian alone
    • 30.2%Hispanic

Races in Fayette detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists, there were 26 registered sex offenders living in Fayette, Mississippi as of May 25, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Fayette is 57 to 1.



Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 5 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.02
Mississippi average:

2.18
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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 290 feet

Land area: 1.18 square miles.

Population density: 1,273 people per square mile   (low).

Fayette, Mississippi map

5 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.2%
Mississippi:

1.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,518 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $686 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, MS (65.6 miles , pop. 184,256).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (86.8 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (290.0 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Alcorn State University, MS (3.5 miles ),
Roxie, MS (3.8 miles ),
Port Gibson, MS (4.2 miles ),
St. Joseph, LA (4.2 miles ),
Meadville, MS (4.4 miles ),
Waterproof, LA (4.5 miles ),
Bude, MS (4.6 miles ),
Natchez, MS (4.7 miles )

Latitude: 31.71 N, Longitude: 91.06 W

Area code: 601

Distribution of median household income in Fayette, MS in 2017
Distribution of house value in Fayette, MS in 2017
Fayette satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $19,300
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $19,300
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $19,300
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $19,300
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $19,300
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $52,000
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $52,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $85,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $77,000
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $61,300
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $61,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Fayette, MS residents
Average permit cost in Fayette, MS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

13.4%
Mississippi:

4.8%
Population change in the 1990s: +397 (+21.5%).
Most common industries in Fayette, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (19.8%)
  • Health care (10.3%)
  • Public administration (9.9%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (7.5%)
  • Construction (6.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.0%)
  • Educational services (13.5%)
  • Public administration (10.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (9.5%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (7.0%)
  • Utilities (6.0%)
  • Wood products (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (24.1%)
  • Health care (14.3%)
  • Public administration (9.9%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (7.8%)
  • Social assistance (5.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.4%)
  • Food (5.1%)
Most common occupations in Fayette, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Cashiers (7.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (10.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (9.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Construction laborers (4.5%)
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (11.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (5.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Child care workers (4.8%)

Average climate in Fayette, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Fayette, Mississippi environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 65.0. This is about average.

City:

65.0
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 27.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 21.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.5
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Fayette-area historical tornado activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 117% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/23/1969, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.3 miles away from the Fayette city center killed 32 people and injured 241 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/29/1976, a category F4 tornado 24.7 miles away from the city center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fayette-area historical earthquake activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 82% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 273.4 miles away from Fayette center
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 227.4 miles away from Fayette center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 274.8 miles away from Fayette 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 251.0 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) earthquake occurred 248.2 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, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 250.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Jefferson County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Hurricanes: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Storms: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fayette topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Fayette:

  • JEFFERSON COUNTY HOSPITAL (Government - Local, provides emergency services, 870 S MAIN BOX 577)
  • JEFFERSON COUNTY NURSING HOME (910 MAIN STREET)
  • DRG FAYETTE (225 COMMUNITY DRIVE)
  • DRG HOME THERAPIES (1005 MAIN STREET)
  • MEDGAR EVERS HHA (P. O. BOX 699)

Operable nuclear power plant near Fayette:

  • 18 miles: Grand Gulf in Port Gibson, MS.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fayette:

  • Alcorn State University (about 13 miles; Alcorn State, MS; Full-time enrollment: 3,479)
  • Copiah-Lincoln Community College (about 40 miles; Wesson, MS; FT enrollment: 2,532)
  • Hinds Community College (about 54 miles; Raymond, MS; FT enrollment: 9,115)
  • Mississippi College (about 61 miles; Clinton, MS; FT enrollment: 3,919)
  • Jackson State University (about 65 miles; Jackson, MS; FT enrollment: 7,485)
  • Belhaven University (about 68 miles; Jackson, MS; FT enrollment: 3,147)
  • Louisiana Delta Community College (about 79 miles; Monroe, LA; FT enrollment: 3,168)

Public high schools in Fayette:

  • FAYETTE VOC CENTER (Location: 205 INDUSTRIAL PARK DR., Grades: 9-12)
  • JEFFERSON CO HIGH (Location: 2277 MAIN ST., Grades: 9-12)
  • JEFFERSON COUNTY ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL (Location: 468 HWY 33, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Fayette:

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Points of interest:

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

Churches in Fayette include: Mount Zion Church of God in Christ (A), Fayette Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Courts: Jefferson County - Justice Court Clerk (1483 Main Street), Fayette City - Municipal Court Clerk (59 Medgar Evers Boulevard), Jefferson County - Youth Court Counselor (South Main).

Birthplace of: Delvin Thompson - College basketball player (Alcorn State Braves), Juan Wyatt - College basketball player (Alcorn State Braves), Richard Truly - astronaut.

Jefferson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Fayette and their reported violations in the past:

CITY OF FAYETTE (Population served: 1,955, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-05-2013), St Public Notif requested (AUG-08-2013), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-08-2013), St Public Notif received (AUG-21-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-06-2011), St Public Notif requested (SEP-09-2011), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-09-2011), St Public Notif received (SEP-20-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-28-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-23-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUL-23-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 83 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Mississippi:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

64.1%
Whole state:

69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.3%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
55 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Fayette (2011 data):

  • United Mississippi Bank: Fayette Branch at 1440 Main Street, branch established on 1974/08/26. Info updated 2011/09/16: Bank assets: $269.4 mil, Deposits: $238.9 mil, headquarters in Natchez, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Southwest Security, Inc.
  • The Jefferson Bank: at 1445 Main Street, branch established on 1901/01/03. Info updated 2010/06/07: Bank assets: $95.1 mil, Deposits: $79.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Southeast Arkansas Bank Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Fayette:

Marital status in Fayette, MS
  • Never married: 58.3%
  • Now married: 16.5%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 12.1%
  • Divorced: 10.9%

For population 25 years and over in Fayette:

  • High school or higher: 80.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 23.1%
  • Unemployed: 22.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.9
Mississippi average:

11.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Fayette
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Fayette, MS (based on Jefferson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Black Protestant1,2718
Mainline Protestant8339
Evangelical Protestant7739
Catholic1091
Other11
None4,739-
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: 1
This county:

1.12 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Jefferson County:

5.58 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Jefferson County:

15.0%
State:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

41.6%
Mississippi:

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

15.2%
Mississippi:

14.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Fayette:

47.3%
Mississippi:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.2%
Mississippi:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Fayette:

30.6
State:

29.2

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.2%
State:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

14.1%
Mississippi:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Fayette:

6.6
Mississippi:

6.8

Overweight people:
Fayette:

37.0%
State:

34.6%

General health condition:
Fayette:

51.9%
State:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Fayette:

84.2%
State:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fayette, 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
Water Supply 8$13,193$19,7900$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$6,404$15,3705$5,622
Other Government Administration 5$9,356$22,4548$9,206
Solid Waste Management 1$1,594$19,1280$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 19$30,547$19,29313$14,828

Fayette government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $124,000 ($82.72)
    Water Utilities: $98,000 ($65.38)
  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $425,000 ($283.52)
    Sewerage: $310,000 ($206.80)
    Police Protection: $306,000 ($204.14)
    Water Utilities: $229,000 ($152.77)
    Solid Waste Management: $48,000 ($32.02)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $26,000 ($17.34)
    Local Fire Protection: $14,000 ($9.34)
    Libraries: $3,000 ($2.00)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $39,000 ($26.02)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $30,000 ($20.01)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $454,000 ($302.87)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $35,000 ($23.35)

Fayette government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $440,000 ($293.53)
    Other: $66,000 ($44.03)
    Solid Waste Management: $45,000 ($30.02)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $76,000 ($50.70)
    General Revenue - Other: $6,000 ($4.00)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($3.34)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $377,000 ($251.50)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $218,000 ($145.43)
    Other: $128,000 ($85.39)
  • Tax - Property: $283,000 ($188.79)
    Public Utilities Sales: $132,000 ($88.06)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $8,000 ($5.34)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $2,000 ($1.33)

Fayette government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $194,000 ($129.42)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $92,000 ($61.37)

6.45% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($29,222 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.45%
Mississippi average:

6.87%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Adams County, MS  1.43% ($25,692 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fayette:

  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WAPF (980 AM; 5 kW; MCCOMB, MS; Owner: SAN-DOW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTWZ (1120 AM; daytime; 8 kW; CLINTON, MS; Owner: WOOD BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WHNY (1250 AM; 5 kW; MCCOMB, MS; Owner: C.W.H. BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WJDX (620 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMIS (1240 AM; 1 kW; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: NATCHEZ BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WNAT (1450 AM; 1 kW; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: FIRST NATCHEZ CORPORATION)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fayette:

  • WTYJ (97.7 FM; FAYETTE, MS; Owner: NATCHEZ COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WQNZ (95.1 FM; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: FIRST NATCHEZ CORPORATION)
  • WNJJ (97.3 FM; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: WILL PERK BROADCASTING)
  • WMAU-FM (88.9 FM; BUDE, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WSTZ-FM (106.7 FM; VICKSBURG, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMSI-FM (102.9 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPRL (91.7 FM; LORMAN, MS; Owner: ALCORN STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WAKH (105.7 FM; MCCOMB, MS; Owner: SAN-DOW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WASM (91.1 FM; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WMPN-FM (91.3 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WUSJ (96.3 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KPXS (104.7 FM; VIDALIA, LA; Owner: VISION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W220BN (91.9 FM; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WMJU (104.3 FM; BUDE, MS; Owner: OLE BROOK BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Fayette:

  • WNTZ (Channel 48; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: WHITE KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF NATCHEZ LICENSE CORP.)
  • W24CR (Channel 24; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: LOUISIANA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLBT (Channel 3; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CIVCO, INC.)
  • WMAU-TV (Channel 17; BUDE, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WDBD (Channel 40; JACKSON, MS; Owner: WDBD LICENSE CORP.)
  • WMPN-TV (Channel 29; JACKSON, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • W59DK (Channel 59; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Fayette fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Fayette fatal accident list:

Dec 9, 2015 03:16 PM, Us-61, Cr-River Rd, Lat: 31.714861, Lon: -91.069781, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 9, 1998 10:46 PM, Sr-33, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 29, 1997 09:58 PM, Ms 553, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 13, 1987 12:35 AM, 403211, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 10, 1985 01:58 AM, 320001, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 226ft / 69.2mTotal length
  • $1,074,550,000Total costs
  • 16,940Total average daily traffic
  • 1,953Total average daily truck traffic
  • 19,315Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic
New bridges in Fayette, MS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 52000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Fayette, MS

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Fayette)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

58 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 6 Mi Se (Lat: 31.664333 Lon: -90.982611), Call Sign: KKS252, Licensee ID: L00086930,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.145 MHz, 151.355 MHz, Grant Date: 10/25/1995, Expiration Date: 12/04/2000, Cancellation Date: 02/04/2001, Registrant: State Of Mississippi, 301 N Lamar St Ste 300, Jackson, MS 39201, Phone: (601) 359-1386
  • 5.6 Mi E Of Fayette On Hwy 28 (Lat: 31.664056 Lon: -90.983167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 52 m, Overall height: 58 m, Call Sign: KNNL330, Licensee ID: L00086930,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.415 MHz, Grant Date: 11/30/2000, Expiration Date: 02/21/2011, Cancellation Date: 04/23/2011, Certifier: Gary Padgett, Registrant: Mississippi Forestry Commission, 301 N Lamar St Ste 300, Jackson, MS 39201, Phone: (601) 354-6008, Fax: (601) 354-7334
  • Poindexter St (Lat: 31.708500 Lon: -91.057056), Call Sign: KAT833,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.515 MHz, Grant Date: 08/01/2001, Expiration Date: 10/20/2011, Cancellation Date: 12/24/2011, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514
  • Lat: 31.805750 Lon: -90.932222, Call Sign: WQGS639,
    Assigned Frequencies: 43.1600 MHz, Grant Date: 04/05/2007, Expiration Date: 04/05/2017, Cancellation Date: 06/10/2017, Certifier: John Brady, Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, 1588 Fairfield Road Ste 7, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • HWY28 DILLON, 9268 Hwy 28, Fayette, Ms 39069 (Lat: 31.673944 Lon: -90.931028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.5 m, Overall height: 94.8 m, Call Sign: WQLP280,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, Grant Date: 03/18/2010, Expiration Date: 03/18/2020, Certifier: Victor H Meena, Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8661, Email:
  • Cannonsburg-Stampley, Route 1 Box 104 (Lat: 31.645667 Lon: -91.174639), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 93.2 m, Call Sign: WQQE644,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11285.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/19/2012, Expiration Date: 11/19/2022, Certifier: Charles Cleary, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (678) 259-1319, Email:
  • FAYETTE, Wood Street (Lat: 31.708750 Lon: -91.060639), Overall height: 47.9 m, Call Sign: WAU278,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.20 MHz, Grant Date: 08/24/1990, Expiration Date: 08/01/2000, Cancellation Date: 12/09/1998, Registrant: South Central Bell Telephone Company Bellsouth Services, North W1h1 3535 Colonnade Parkway, Birmingham, AL 35243

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 19. The highest number of fires - 38 took place in 2018, and the least - 0 in 2012. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Fayette, MS When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (76.1%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (14.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Fayette, MS
    • 23276.1%Structure Fires
    • 4414.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 268.5%Outside Fires
    • 31.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Fayette, MS
Most common first names in Fayette, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James6168.7 years
Willie4972.7 years
Mary4876.3 years
John2975.2 years
Robert2774.3 years
Annie2177.3 years
Henry2076.6 years
Charles2065.7 years
Jessie1970.3 years
William1467.5 years
Most common last names in Fayette, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jackson5566.6 years
Smith4672.9 years
Brown3281.0 years
Green2970.7 years
Williams2977.1 years
Anderson2274.1 years
Doss2261.3 years
Johnson2271.3 years
Jones2277.0 years
Geoghegan2178.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Fayette, MS
  • 52.8%Utility gas
  • 47.2%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Fayette, MS
  • 83.6%Electricity
  • 12.0%Utility gas
  • 4.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Fayette compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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