Fulton, Mississippi

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Population in 2014: 4,030 (78% urban, 22% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.8%
 
Males: 1,865  (46.3%)
Females: 2,165  (53.7%)
Median resident age:  30.6 years
Mississippi median age:  36.6 years

Zip codes: 38843.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $40,544 (it was $29,449 in 2000)
Fulton:

$40,544
MS:

$37,963

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,970 (it was $15,540 in 2000)

Fulton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $102,380 (it was $64,600 in 2000)
Fulton:

$102,380
MS:

$97,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $125,454; Detached houses: $127,287

Median gross rent in 2013: $618.

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  • Races in Fulton, MS (2010)

    Fulton races chart
    • 3,25182.1%White alone
    • 57914.6%Black alone
    • 561.4%Hispanic
    • 401.0%Two or more races
    • 250.6%Asian alone
    • 40.1%Other race alone
    • 30.08%American Indian alone
    • 30.08%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Fulton: 81.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (15.4%), English (14.5%), United States (10.9%), German (5.1%), French (4.2%), Polish (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 341 feet

Land area: 8.62 square miles.

Population density: 467 people per square mile   (low).

Fulton, Mississippi map

For population 25 years and over in Fulton:

  • High school or higher: 82.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.7%
  • Unemployed: 20.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fulton city:

  • Never married: 33.8%
  • Now married: 36.6%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 9.7%
  • Divorced: 18.7%

34 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.9%
Mississippi:

1.4%



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists there were 31 registered sex offenders living in Fulton, Mississippi as of May 31, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Fulton to the number of sex offenders is 128 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $915 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $811 (0.6%)

Fulton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Decatur, AL (83.8 miles , pop. 53,929).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (104.6 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (493.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Mantachie, MS (2.6 miles ), Tremont, MS (3.0 miles ), Mooresville, MS (3.2 miles ), Smithville, MS (3.7 miles ), Plantersville, MS (3.9 miles ), Marietta, MS (4.1 miles ), Bexar, AL (4.1 miles ), Nettleton, MS (4.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 15 buildings, average cost: $67,400
  • 1998: 13 buildings, average cost: $72,200
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2000: 10 buildings, average cost: $55,700
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $188,000
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $241,000
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $187,400
  • 2004: 10 buildings, average cost: $134,400
  • 2005: 10 buildings, average cost: $136,500
  • 2006: 8 buildings, average cost: $95,700
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $224,300
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $156,900
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $158,700
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $155,000
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $166,700
  • 2012: 7 buildings, average cost: $91,600
  • 2013: 6 buildings, average cost: $114,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $120,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 34.27 N, Longitude: 88.40 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,409 (+60.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 862 (65.5%)

Area code: 662

Fulton household income distribution Fulton home values distribution

Crime rates in Fulton by Year
Type 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 01000100N/A1
per 100,000 0.024.50.00.00.024.70.00.0N/A24.9
Robberies 1012240201
per 100,000 24.30.024.249.248.998.80.050.50.024.9
Assaults 2120470100
per 100,000 48.624.548.50.097.7172.90.025.20.00.0
Burglaries 24151214281411779
per 100,000 583.4367.0290.8344.2684.1345.8276.7176.7175.7224.4
Thefts 59616864356059787458
per 100,000 1,434.11,492.51,647.71,573.6855.11,481.81,483.91,968.71,857.41,446.0
Auto thefts 5355310010
per 100,000 121.573.4121.2122.973.324.70.00.025.10.0
Arson 0110000000
per 100,000 0.024.524.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 277.2) 120.6111.7109.0107.8117.9163.676.0107.585.597.5

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Fulton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 10 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.51
Mississippi average:

2.39
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.3%
Mississippi:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +524 (+15.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (26%)
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Educational services (26%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Material moving occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Fulton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Fulton, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Fulton-area historical tornado activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 107% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 33.9 miles away from the Fulton city center killed 28 people and injured 272 people.

On 4/29/1963, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.3 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fulton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 88.8 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 144.6 miles away from Fulton center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 49.7 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 178.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 159.0 miles away from Fulton center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 143.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Itawamba County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Floods: 4, Freezes: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fulton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Fulton:

  • ITAWAMBA COUNTY HOSPITAL (provides emergency services, 907 OAK ST)
  • COURTYARDS COMM LIVING CENTER (907 EAST WALKER STREET/PO BOX 69)
  • DANIEL HEALTH CARE, INC (1905 SOUTH ADAMS STREET)
  • DANIEL NH (ROUTE 5 BOX 219)

College/University in Fulton:

  • Itawamba Community College (Full-time enrollment: 5,489; Location: 602 W Hill Street; Public; Website: www.iccms.edu/Default.aspx?tabid=55)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Fulton:

  • Northeast Mississippi Community College (about 30 miles; Booneville, MS; Full-time enrollment: 3,024)
  • Northwest-Shoals Community College (about 53 miles; Muscle Shoals, AL; FT enrollment: 2,702)
  • Mississippi University for Women (about 54 miles; Columbus, MS; FT enrollment: 2,565)
  • University of North Alabama (about 56 miles; Florence, AL; FT enrollment: 5,886)
  • Mississippi State University (about 61 miles; Mississippi State, MS; FT enrollment: 18,237)
  • University of Mississippi (about 66 miles; University, MS; FT enrollment: 17,642)
  • Bevill State Community College (about 72 miles; Jasper, AL; FT enrollment: 2,970)

Public high schools in Fulton:

  • ITAWAMBA CAREER & TECHNICAL CENTER (Location: 200 VO-TECH RD., Grades: 7-12)
  • ITAWAMBA AGRICULTURAL HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 11900 HIGHWAY 25 SOUTH, Grades: 9-12)
  • ITAWAMBA IMPROVEMENT CENTER (Location: 605 S. CUMMINGS ST., Grades: 1-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Fulton:

See full list of schools located in Fulton

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Fulton First United Methodist Church Main Street Fulton, MS 38843 added by Liz
  • NORTH MISSISSIPPI MEDICAL CENTER, largest rural med center in U.S. is located in Tupelo, MS (20 miles west)

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

Churches in Fulton include: Trinity Baptist Church (A), South Side Baptist Church (B), Saint Matthew Baptist Church (C), Fulton Church of Christ (D), First Baptist Church (E), East Fulton Baptist Church (F), Christ the King Catholic Church (G), Shiloh Christian Methodist Episcopal Church (H), Fulton Freewill Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Fulton Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Downtown Billiards (Amusement & Theme Parks; 107 North Cummings Street), Coming Attractions Parties Inc. (Arcades & Amusements; 5460 Highway 178 West).

Hotels: Sands Motel Office (603 East Main Street), Days Inn Fulton MS (1603 Highway 25 Soutn), Fulton-Days Inn (Intersection Of Us Highway 25 & Us Hwy 78).

Courts: Itawamba County - Justice Court Office (304 West Wiygul Street), Itawamba County - Youth Court (304 West Wiygul Street), Itawamba County - Court Room (201 East Main Street).

Itawamba 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 2013 was 62.9. This is about average.

City:

62.9
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 29.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 17.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.6
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.47. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.47
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 20.4%
(16.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.0% for Black residents, 17.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Mississippi:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.5%
Whole state:  69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.7%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Fulton in 2010:

  • 677 people in college/university student housing
  • 207 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 16 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 15 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 10 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 9 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Fulton in 2000:

  • 542 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 174 people in nursing homes
  • 20 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 18 people in other group homes
  • 14 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

Fulton, Mississippi environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Fulton (2011 data):

  • Trustmark National Bank: Fulton Branch at 102 South Cummings Street, branch established on 1975/02/25. Info updated 2012/03/26: Bank assets: $9,612.1 mil, Deposits: $7,410.1 mil, headquarters in Jackson, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 186 total offices, Holding Company: Trustmark Corporation
  • BancorpSouth Bank: Fulton Branch at 200 West Wiygul Street, branch established on 1904/01/01. Info updated 2007/07/18: Bank assets: $12,990.3 mil, Deposits: $10,863.8 mil, headquarters in Tupelo, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 271 total offices, Holding Company: Bancorpsouth, Inc.
  • First American National Bank: Fulton Office Branch at 401 Interchange Drive, branch established on 2005/12/12. Info updated 2010/06/21: Bank assets: $234.0 mil, Deposits: $203.4 mil, headquarters in Iuka, MS, positive income, 8 total offices, Holding Company: First American Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.8
Mississippi average:

12.3

Fulton travel time to work - commute Fulton 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 Fulton city (based on Itawamba County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,39849
Mainline Protestant2,05315
Black Protestant6674
Other1571
Catholic671
None13,059-
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: 5
Itawamba County:

2.17 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

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

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Itawamba County:

5.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

5.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.7%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Itawamba County:

28.8%
Mississippi:

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

17.8%
State:

14.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

49.5%
Mississippi:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fulton:

45.2%
Mississippi:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Fulton:

29.2
State:

29.2

People feeling badly about themselves:
Fulton:

22.3%
Mississippi:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

14.0%
Mississippi:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Mississippi:

6.8

Overweight people:
Fulton:

35.3%
Mississippi:

34.6%

General health condition:
This city:

54.5%
State:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Fulton:

76.5%
Mississippi:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fulton, 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 5$17,907$42,9776$6,007
Judicial and Legal 0$0 3$3,044
Police Protection - Officers 10$31,764$38,1175$2,588
Firefighters 3$9,073$36,2921$193
Streets and Highways 8$21,365$32,0484$3,443
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$385
Sewerage 4$9,766$29,2980$0
Parks and Recreation 3$7,452$29,8084$1,647
Water Supply 4$12,190$36,5701$810
Gas Supply 10$22,355$26,8263$3,058
Totals for Government 47$131,872$33,66928$21,175

Fulton government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $188,000 ($46.65)
  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $1,841,000 ($456.82)
    Water Utilities: $1,092,000 ($270.97)
    Police Protection: $604,000 ($149.88)
    Regular Highways: $590,000 ($146.40)
    Financial Administration: $368,000 ($91.32)
    Solid Waste Management: $309,000 ($76.67)
    Sewerage: $281,000 ($69.73)
    Local Fire Protection: $165,000 ($40.94)
    Parks and Recreation: $158,000 ($39.21)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $52,000 ($12.90)
    Libraries: $31,000 ($7.69)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $91,000 ($22.58)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Libraries: $31,000 ($7.69)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $41,000 ($10.17)
    Gas Utilities: $30,000 ($7.44)
    Regular Highways: $30,000 ($7.44)
    Police Protection: $20,000 ($4.96)
    Financial Administration: $5,000 ($1.24)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000 ($0.99)
    Local Fire Protection: $3,000 ($0.74)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,408,000 ($349.38)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $160,000 ($39.70)

Fulton government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $351,000 ($87.10)
    Solid Waste Management: $296,000 ($73.45)
    Parks and Recreation: $87,000 ($21.59)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $32,000 ($7.94)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $89,000 ($22.08)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $80,000 ($19.85)
    Fines and Forfeits: $74,000 ($18.36)
    Interest Earnings: $68,000 ($16.87)
    Rents: $7,000 ($1.74)
    General Revenue, NEC: $2,000 ($0.50)
    Sale of Property: $1,000 ($0.25)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $1,874,000 ($465.01)
    Water Utilities: $1,193,000 ($296.03)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,224,000 ($303.72)
    Electric Utilities: $86,000 ($21.34)
    All Other: $37,000 ($9.18)
    Housing and Community Development: $9,000 ($2.23)
    Highways: $9,000 ($2.23)
  • Tax - Property: $815,000 ($202.23)
    Public Utilities Sales: $40,000 ($9.93)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $12,000 ($2.98)
    Other License: $6,000 ($1.49)

Fulton government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,993,000 ($1238.96)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,686,000 ($1162.78)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $307,000 ($76.18)

Fulton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,928,000 ($726.55)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $835,000 ($207.20)

6.11% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,787 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.11%
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 Lee County, MS  2.07% ($26,421 average AGI)
from Monroe County, MS  0.48% ($22,054)
from Tishomingo County, MS  0.33% ($21,960)


6.49% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,942 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.49%
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 Lee County, MS  2.43% ($27,053 average AGI)
to Monroe County, MS  0.49% ($26,474)
to Franklin County, AL  0.40% ($26,484)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fulton:

  • WFTO (1330 AM; 5 kW; FULTON, MS; Owner: AIR SOUTH RADIO, INC.)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WERH (970 AM; 5 kW; HAMILTON, AL; Owner: KATE F. FITE)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WELO (580 AM; 1 kW; TUPELO, MS; Owner: SAN DOW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKMQ (1060 AM; daytime; 1 kW; TUPELO, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fulton:

  • WFTA (101.9 FM; FULTON, MS; Owner: AIR SOUTH RADIO, INC.)
  • WSYE (93.3 FM; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: JMD, INC.)
  • WZLQ (98.5 FM; TUPELO, MS; Owner: SAN DOW BROADCASTING)
  • WAFR (88.3 FM; TUPELO, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WESE (92.5 FM; BALDWYN, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWKZ (105.3 FM; ABERDEEN, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWMS (97.5 FM; OXFORD, MS; Owner: SAN-DOW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAQB (90.9 FM; TUPELO, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WWZD-FM (106.7 FM; NEW ALBANY, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAJS (91.7 FM; TUPELO, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WMAE-FM (89.5 FM; BOONEVILLE, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WAFM (95.3 FM; AMORY, MS; Owner: STANFORD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Fulton:

  • W39CD (Channel 38; FULTON, MS; Owner: UNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCBI-TV (Channel 4; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: COLUMBUS TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W45BD (Channel 45; TUPELO, MS; Owner: WTVA, INC.)
  • W22BS (Channel 22; TUPELO, MS; Owner: WTVA, INC.)
  • WTVA (Channel 9; TUPELO, MS; Owner: WTVA, INC.)
  • W49BK (Channel 49; ACTON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W14BW (Channel 14; ACTON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W32BH (Channel 32; TUPELO, MS; Owner: WTVA, INC.)
  • WHDF (Channel 15; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: VALLEY TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WKDH (Channel 45; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLOV-TV (Channel 27; WEST POINT, MS; Owner: LINGARD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
Fulton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Fulton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 17Number of bridges
  • 188m617ftTotal length
  • $127,000Total costs
  • 123,270Total average daily traffic
  • 11,241Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11950-1959
  • 131980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 22010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Fulton, MS

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Fulton, MS)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fulton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-32-260 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3255W , Serial Number: 32-77, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 08/13/1965
    Registrant (Individual): Joseph Webster, Po Box 502, Fulton, MS 38843
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT DCO-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 82 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 49040 , Serial Number: L-5192, Year manufactured: 1943, Airworthiness Date: 05/01/1959
    Registrant (Partnership): Leo W Roeske, 13 White Spring Rd, Fulton, MS 38843, Other Owners: Melba V Roeske
  • Aircraft: CESSNA TR182 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4952T , Serial Number: R18201802, Year manufactured: 1981, Airworthiness Date: 10/16/1981
    Registrant (Corporation): Kline Mechanical Systems Inc, Po Box 121, Fulton, MS 38843
  • Aircraft: AVIAT INC A-1 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 63FE , Serial Number: 1225, Year manufactured: 1992, Airworthiness Date: 08/19/1992
    Registrant (Corporation): Rg Aviation LLC, 5421 Dorsey Evergreen Rd, Fulton, MS 38843
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 525 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 8, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: WILLIAMS FJ44-1AP (1965 Pounds of Thrust) (Turbo-fan)
    N-Number: 711C , Serial Number: 525-0630, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 12/14/2006
    Registrant (Corporation): 525-0630 LLC, 508 S Spring St, Fulton, MS 38843
  • Aircraft: ROBINSON DENNIS PATRIOT (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR A-65-8 (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 75125 , Serial Number: 01, Year manufactured: 2001, Airworthiness Date: 01/04/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Hoxie T Jones, 2025 John Rankin Hwy, Fulton, MS 38843
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8113W , Serial Number: 28-2217, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 02/23/1965
    Registrant (Individual): Leo W Roeske, 13 White Springs Rd, Fulton, MS 38843

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

DORSEY WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 2,635, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-24-2012), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-31-2012), St Public Notif requested (AUG-31-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-22-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-18-2012), St Public Notif requested (MAY-18-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-21-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-24-2012)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Fulton that have no violations reported:

  • CITY OF FULTON (Population served: 8,550, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 83
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Fulton, MS

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Fulton, Mississippi:

  • Days Inn, 1603 S Adams St, Fulton, Mississippi 38843 , Phone: (662) 862-7171, Fax: (662) 862-7104
  • Holiday Inn Express, 1505 S Adams St, Fulton, Mississippi 38843 , Phone: (662) 862-5505
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Fulton, Mississippi
Most common first names in Fulton, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James11172.3 years
William10575.3 years
John6971.0 years
Mary6576.2 years
Charles4865.7 years
George3677.5 years
Willie3579.9 years
Thomas3171.5 years
Jessie2976.6 years
Annie2780.8 years
Most common last names in Fulton, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson8875.6 years
Moore7175.8 years
Dulaney6776.3 years
Sheffield4576.6 years
Smith4473.9 years
Spencer4179.0 years
Davis4078.4 years
Brown3875.7 years
Wallace3675.6 years
Robinson3677.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (55%)
  • Electricity (43%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
Businesses in Fulton, MS
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1La-Z-Boy1
AutoZone1Lane Furniture1
Baskin-Robbins1McDonald's1
Burger King1Nike1
Days Inn1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx1Subway1
Ford1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1
Hardee's1Walmart1
Holiday Inn1Wendy's1
KFC1

Fulton compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
There are 13 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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