Gattman, Mississippi

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Population in 2014: 88 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -22.8%
Males: 34  (39.2%)
Females: 54  (60.8%)
Median resident age:  64.7 years
Mississippi median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 38844, 38848.

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Estimated median household income in 2016: $20,454 (it was $35,357 in 2000)
Gattman:

$20,454
MS:

$41,754

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $19,635 (it was $15,533 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $50,754 (it was $40,800 in 2000)
Gattman:

$50,754
MS:

$113,900

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $55,689; Detached houses: $45,636; Mobile homes: $79,296
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    • 11.1%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Gattman: 80.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (65.5%), Irish (10.9%), American (9.1%), Scottish (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 291 feet

Land area: 0.56 square miles.

Population density: 157 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Gattman:

  • High school or higher: 57.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Gattman village:

  • Never married: 2.1%
  • Now married: 47.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 22.8%
  • Divorced: 28.1%



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Gattman, Mississippi as of January 16, 2019.
The ratio of number of residents in Gattman to the number of sex offenders is 51 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $327 (0.8%)

Gattman satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tuscaloosa, AL (61.9 miles , pop. 77,906).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (85.5 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (499.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Sulligent, AL (2.4 miles ), Detroit, AL (3.2 miles ), Vernon, AL (3.4 miles ), Beaverton, AL (3.6 miles ), Hatley, MS (3.6 miles ), Caledonia, MS (3.9 miles ), Smithville, MS (4.0 miles ), New Hamilton, MS (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 33.89 N, Longitude: 88.23 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 205

Gattman household income distribution Gattman home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.0%
Mississippi:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -6 (-5.0%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (46%)
  • Construction (19%)
  • Utilities (19%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (15%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (44%)
  • Manufacturing (31%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (13%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (50%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (35%)
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (75%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)

Average climate in Gattman, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Gattman-area historical tornado activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 121% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 7.1 miles away from the Gattman village center killed 28 people and injured 272 people.

On 4/29/1963, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.1 miles away from the village center killed 3 people and injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Gattman-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 78% 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 65.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 25.4 miles away from Gattman 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 169.8 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 154.8 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 205.9 miles away from Gattman 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 87.2 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 Monroe County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 10, Floods: 8, Hurricanes: 3, Winds: 3, Freezes: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Gattman topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Gattman:

  • LAMAR COUNTY HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; VERNON, AL)
  • LAMAR HOME CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; VERNON, AL)
  • GENERATIONS OF VERNON, LLC (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; VERNON, AL)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - AMORY (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; AMORY, MS)
  • GILMORE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; AMORY, MS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gattman:

  • Itawamba Community College (about 29 miles; Fulton, MS; Full-time enrollment: 5,489)
  • Mississippi University for Women (about 30 miles; Columbus, MS; FT enrollment: 2,565)
  • Mississippi State University (about 44 miles; Mississippi State, MS; FT enrollment: 18,237)
  • Bevill State Community College (about 56 miles; Jasper, AL; FT enrollment: 2,970)
  • Northeast Mississippi Community College (about 58 miles; Booneville, MS; FT enrollment: 3,024)
  • The University of Alabama (about 62 miles; Tuscaloosa, AL; FT enrollment: 30,931)
  • Shelton State Community College (about 66 miles; Tuscaloosa, AL; FT enrollment: 4,106)

Private high school in Gattman:

  • COPIAH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION (Students: 706, Location: 1144 E GALLMAN RD, Grades: PK-12)

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Churches in Gattman include: Gattman Baptist Church (A), Gattman United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Monroe County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 9.7%
Average household size:
This village:  2.3 people
Mississippi:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  62.5%
Whole state:  69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  5.0%
Whole state:  5.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
Mississippi average:

11.7

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Gattman village (based on Monroe County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant15,00177
Mainline Protestant4,40332
Black Protestant1,1069
Catholic2292
Other32
None16,247-
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: 12
Monroe County:

3.24 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

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

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Monroe County:

0.54 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Monroe County:

4.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 28
Here:

7.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.5%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Monroe County:

33.1%
Mississippi:

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

13.7%
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
Water Supply 1$2,250$27,0006$2,664
Totals for Government 1$2,250$27,0006$2,664

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $61,000 ($693.18)
    General - Other: $5,000 ($56.82)
    Regular Highways: $3,000 ($34.09)
    Police Protection: $1,000 ($11.36)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $34,000 ($386.36)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($22.73)

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

  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $1,000 ($11.36)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $76,000 ($863.64)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $6,000 ($68.18)
    All Other: $1,000 ($11.36)
  • Tax - Property: $2,000 ($22.73)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,000 ($11.36)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $42,000 ($477.27)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $31,000 ($352.27)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,000 ($125.00)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,000 ($193.18)

4.64% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,021 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.64%
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  0.83% ($26,767 average AGI)
from Lowndes County, MS  0.46% ($28,965)
from Chickasaw County, MS  0.32% ($24,600)


4.96% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,679 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.96%
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  1.29% ($26,581 average AGI)
to Lowndes County, MS  0.43% ($25,463)
to Itawamba County, MS  0.30% ($22,054)

Strongest AM radio stations in Gattman:

  • WVSA (1380 AM; 5 kW; VERNON, AL; Owner: LAMAR CTY. B/CING. CO., INC.)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WERH (970 AM; 5 kW; HAMILTON, AL; Owner: KATE F. FITE)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKXM (1300 AM; 5 kW; WINFIELD, AL; Owner: AD-MEDIA MANAGEMENT CORP.)
  • WFTO (1330 AM; 5 kW; FULTON, MS; Owner: AIR SOUTH RADIO, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gattman:

  • WSYE (93.3 FM; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: JMD, INC.)
  • WWKZ (105.3 FM; ABERDEEN, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJEC (106.5 FM; VERNON, AL; Owner: LAMAR COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WDXB (102.5 FM; JASPER, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMBC (103.1 FM; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WAJS (91.7 FM; TUPELO, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WAFM (95.3 FM; AMORY, MS; Owner: STANFORD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKOR-FM (94.9 FM; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFTA (101.9 FM; FULTON, MS; Owner: AIR SOUTH RADIO, INC.)
  • WKXM-FM (105.9 FM; WINFIELD, AL; Owner: AD-MEDIA MANAGEMENT CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Gattman:

  • W39CD (Channel 38; FULTON, MS; Owner: UNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCBI-TV (Channel 4; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: COLUMBUS TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WTVA (Channel 9; TUPELO, MS; Owner: WTVA, INC.)
  • WCFT-TV (Channel 33; TUSCALOOSA, AL; Owner: TV ALABAMA, INCORPORATED)
  • WDBB (Channel 17; BESSEMER, AL; Owner: WDBB-TV, INC.)
  • WKDH (Channel 45; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLOV-TV (Channel 27; WEST POINT, MS; Owner: LINGARD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W25AD (Channel 25; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 1.5 Mi W (Lat: 33.884000 Lon: -88.264750), Call Sign: KTT958, Licensee ID: L00001601
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.665 MHz, 154.905 MHz, 155.460 MHz, 155.490 MHzGrant Date: 01/04/1999, Expiration Date: 03/17/2004, Cancellation Date: 10/31/2001Registrant: State Of Mississippi, Jackson, MS 39215, Phone: (601) 359-1209
  • 1.5 Mi W (Lat: 33.884000 Lon: -88.264750), Call Sign: WJY96, Licensee ID: L00001601
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.520 MHzGrant Date: 01/09/1997, Expiration Date: 01/29/2002, Cancellation Date: 10/31/2001Registrant: State Of Mississippi, Jackson, MS 39215-1850, Phone: (601) 354-6206
  • S End Of Siding (Lat: 33.886778 Lon: -88.234472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 24 m, Call Sign: WNVF798
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.425 MHzGrant Date: 12/31/2010, Expiration Date: 01/15/2021Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • West On Why 278 From Gattman. Turn Left On Red Hill Rd (Lat: 33.878194 Lon: -88.271806), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WQOM775
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.375 MHzGrant Date: 11/21/2011, Expiration Date: 11/21/2021, Certifier: Sherlon ScottRegistrant: Dexter Fortson Associates, Inc, 910 Ploof Dr., Hueytown, AL 35023, Phone: (205) 432-2708, Fax: (205) 491-4751, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: N4URI, Previous Call Sign: KC4HMR, Licensee ID: L00194544, Grant Date: 03/13/2009, Expiration Date: 04/10/2019, Cancellation Date: 07/30/2011, Certifier: George W Fowler, Registrant: George W Fowler, 52278 Hwy 278 East Box 34, Gattman, MS 38844

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (48%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (36%)
  • Utility gas (8%)
  • Wood (7%)

Gattman compared to Mississippi state average:

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