Hickory, Mississippi

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Population in 2017: 517 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +3.6%
 
Males: 277  (53.7%)
Females: 240  (46.3%)
Median resident age:

33.8 years
Mississippi median age:

37.5 years

Zip codes: 39332.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $35,314 (it was $25,417 in 2000)
Hickory:

$35,314
MS:

$43,529

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $17,064 (it was $11,700 in 2000)

Hickory town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $74,870 (it was $40,300 in 2000)
Hickory:

$74,870
MS:

$120,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $68,322; detached houses: $91,098; mobile homes: $23,009

Median gross rent in 2017: $597.

March 2019 cost of living index in Hickory: 77.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 30.4%
(9.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 45.2% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Hickory, MS (2010)
    • 25848.7%Black alone
    • 25247.5%White alone
    • 163.0%Hispanic
    • 30.6%Two or more races
    • 10.2%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Hickory, Mississippi as of December 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Hickory is 98 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (17.2%), European (5.2%), Irish (3.7%), English (2.8%), Northern European (2.6%), Scottish (2.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 326 feet

Land area: 0.93 square miles.

Population density: 555 people per square mile   (low).

Hickory, Mississippi map

4 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.7%
Mississippi:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $718 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $339 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, MS (69.0 miles , pop. 184,256).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (153.1 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (416.1 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Chunky, MS (2.3 miles ),
Newton, MS (2.8 miles ),
Decatur, MS (3.2 miles ),
Enterprise, MS (3.9 miles ),
Nellieburg, MS (4.0 miles ),
Collinsville, MS (4.0 miles ),
Conehatta, MS (4.2 miles ),
Lake, MS (4.2 miles )

Latitude: 32.32 N, Longitude: 89.02 W

Area code: 601

Distribution of median household income in Hickory, MS in 2017
Distribution of house value in Hickory, MS in 2017
Hickory satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.9%
Mississippi:

4.8%
Population change in the 1990s: +15 (+3.1%).
Most common industries in Hickory, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (14.7%)
  • Health care (13.0%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (11.9%)
  • Computer & electronic products (7.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.5%)
  • Public administration (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (20.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (11.5%)
  • Educational services (11.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (8.0%)
  • Construction (4.6%)
  • Furniture & home furnishings, household appliance stores (4.6%)
  • Beverage & tobacco products (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (23.3%)
  • Educational services (17.8%)
  • Computer & electronic products (14.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.7%)
  • Public administration (5.6%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (3.3%)
  • Apparel (3.3%)
Most common occupations in Hickory, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6.2%)
  • Registered nurses (5.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (13.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (9.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (10.0%)
  • Registered nurses (10.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (7.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.7%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (5.6%)

Average climate in Hickory, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 55.4. This is better than average.

City:

55.4
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.4
U.S.:

8.5

Tornado activity:

Hickory-area historical tornado activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 118% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/22/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.6 miles away from the Hickory town center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 1/23/1969, a category F4 tornado 10.4 miles away from the town center killed 32 people and injured 241 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hickory-area historical earthquake activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 132.0 miles away from the city 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 127.4 miles away from Hickory 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 67.6 miles away from Hickory center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 118.8 miles away from Hickory 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 241.5 miles away from Hickory center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 318.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Newton County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Hickory:

  • SOUTHERN CARE NEWTON, INC (Hospital, about 8 miles away; NEWTON, MS)
  • NEWTON REGIONAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 9 miles away; NEWTON, MS)
  • BEDFORD CARE CENTER OF NEWTON (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; NEWTON, MS)
  • REGINALD P WHITE NURSING FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; MERIDIAN, MS)
  • JAMES T CHAMPION (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; MERIDIAN, MS)

Airports located in Hickory:

Amtrak station near Hickory:

  • 20 miles: MERIDIAN (1901 FRONT ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hickory:

  • East Central Community College (about 11 miles; Decatur, MS; Full-time enrollment: 2,380)
  • Meridian Community College (about 18 miles; Meridian, MS; FT enrollment: 2,750)
  • East Mississippi Community College (about 48 miles; Scooba, MS; FT enrollment: 5,180)
  • Jones County Junior College (about 51 miles; Ellisville, MS; FT enrollment: 3,942)
  • University of West Alabama (about 53 miles; Livingston, AL; FT enrollment: 3,394)
  • Belhaven University (about 67 miles; Jackson, MS; FT enrollment: 3,147)
  • Holmes Community College (about 69 miles; Goodman, MS; FT enrollment: 5,352)

Points of interest:

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

Birthplace of: Robert L. Johnson - (born 1946), media entrepreneur, Joe Gibbon - Baseball player, Mike Granger - Sprinter.

Newton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.7 people
Mississippi:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

70.8%
Whole state:

69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.2%
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

Banks with branches in Hickory (2011 data):

  • Newton County Bank: Hickory Branch at Main Street, branch established on 1943/09/02. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $154.5 mil, Deposits: $133.0 mil, headquarters in Newton, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Newton County Bancorporation, Inc. Employee Stock Ownership Plan

For population 15 years and over in Hickory:

Marital status in Hickory, MS
  • Never married: 46.2%
  • Now married: 37.6%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 3.4%
  • Divorced: 10.0%

For population 25 years and over in Hickory:

  • High school or higher: 84.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.8%
  • Unemployed: 7.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Mississippi average:

11.6

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hickory, MS (based on Newton County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant10,49645
Mainline Protestant1,27712
Black Protestant6884
Catholic1212
Other11
None9,137-
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: 9
Here:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Newton County:

0.90 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
This county:

7.16 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

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

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.03 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Newton County:

12.2%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Newton County:

34.9%
State:

33.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Newton County:

15.9%
Mississippi:

14.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Hickory:

46.4%
Mississippi:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

41.9%
Mississippi:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

30.6
Mississippi:

29.2

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.4%
Mississippi:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Hickory:

12.4%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Hickory:

6.7
Mississippi:

6.8

Overweight people:
Hickory:

35.7%
Mississippi:

34.6%

General health condition:
Hickory:

51.4%
Mississippi:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.6%
State:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hickory, 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
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$213
Correction 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 1$213

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $306,000 ($591.88)
    Central Staff Services: $129,000 ($249.52)
    Police Protection: $5,000 ($9.67)
    Local Fire Protection: $5,000 ($9.67)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($1.93)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($1.93)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $45,000 ($87.04)
    Water Utilities: $4,000 ($7.74)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $148,000 ($286.27)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $30,000 ($58.03)

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

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($1.93)
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $19,000 ($36.75)
    Fines and Forfeits: $5,000 ($9.67)
    General Revenue - Other: $2,000 ($3.87)
    Rents: $2,000 ($3.87)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $367,000 ($709.86)
  • State Intergovernmental - Sewerage: $48,000 ($92.84)
    General Local Government Support: $39,000 ($75.44)
    Other: $7,000 ($13.54)
    Highways: $1,000 ($1.93)
  • Tax - Property: $39,000 ($75.44)
    Public Utilities Sales: $15,000 ($29.01)
    Other License: $1,000 ($1.93)

Hickory government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $522,000 ($1009.67)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $498,000 ($963.25)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $24,000 ($46.42)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $97,000 ($187.62)

Businesses in Hickory, MS

  • La-Z-Boy: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Hickory:

  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WQST (850 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FOREST, MS; Owner: ACE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMOX (1010 AM; 10 kW; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MAGNOLIA STATE B/C CO., INC.)
  • WALT (910 AM; 5 kW; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WMER (1390 AM; 5 kW; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MICHAEL H. GLASS)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WNBN (1290 AM; 3 kW; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: FRANK RACKLEY, JR.)
  • WEEZ (890 AM; daytime; 10 kW; LAUREL, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WYLS (670 AM; daytime; 5 kW; YORK, AL; Owner: GRANTELL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WIZK (1570 AM; daytime; 3 kW; BAY SPRINGS, MS; Owner: M. JEROME HUGHEY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hickory:

  • WMAW-FM (88.1 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WQST-FM (92.5 FM; FOREST, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WMSO (97.9 FM; NEWTON, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOKK (97.1 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WZKS (104.1 FM; UNION, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W217AQ (91.3 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WYYW (95.1 FM; MARION, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMMZ (102.1 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: EAST MISSISSIPPI BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WMLV (106.9 FM; STONEWALL, MS; Owner: EAST MISSISSIPPI BROADCASTERS, INC)
  • W213AV (90.5 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WMBU (89.1 FM; FOREST, MS; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • W211BD (89.7 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WKZW (94.3 FM; SANDERSVILLE, MS; Owner: BLAKENEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJDQ (101.3 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKZB (93.5 FM; BUTLER, AL; Owner: EAST MISSISSIPPI BROADCASTERS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Hickory:

  • WMAW-TV (Channel 14; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • W36CU (Channel 36; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W46CL (Channel 46; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W52DE (Channel 52; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W65DE (Channel 65; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W52CS (Channel 52; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W59DE (Channel 59; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W53CE (Channel 53; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W34CH (Channel 34; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W20BS (Channel 20; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W36BY (Channel 36; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W43BM (Channel 43; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W50BQ (Channel 50; MERIDIAN, ETC., MS; Owner: COLUMBUS TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WGBC (Channel 30; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: GLOBAL COMMUNICATIONS, INCORPORATED)
  • WMDN (Channel 24; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: WMDN, INC.)
  • WTOK-TV (Channel 11; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)

Hickory fatal accident list:

Feb 22, 2008 08:45 AM, Us-80, Lat: 32.318690, Lon: -89.031830, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 6, 2001 02:28 PM, Smede St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 26, 1994 10:00 AM, Us 80, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 22, 1991 06:30 PM, Emanuel St, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Mar 9, 1985 04:10 PM, 510019, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 35Number of bridges
  • 486ft / 148mTotal length
  • $6,016,330,000Total costs
  • 136,420Total average daily traffic
  • 30,622Total average daily truck traffic
  • 79,569Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Hickory, MS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 31930-1939
  • 171960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 52000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Hickory, MS

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Hickory)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • MP03MR106, 887 Gentry Rd. (30396/Hickory Ms) (Lat: 32.345917 Lon: -89.064750), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 103.4 m, Overall height: 104.9 m, Call Sign: WQVJ639,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/04/2015, Expiration Date: 03/04/2025, Cancellation Date: 08/16/2016, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa-0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • HICKORY, 638 Mobile Home Drive, Newton County (Lat: 32.344444 Lon: -89.033056), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 80.8 m, Call Sign: WRCW367,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11345.0 MHz... (+22 more), Grant Date: 02/12/2019, Expiration Date: 02/12/2029, Certifier: Larry F Butts, Registrant: Southern Company Services, 600 North 18th St/Bin 5n-8409, Birmingham, AL 35203, Phone: (205) 257-3223, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: N5TXJ, Grant Date: 06/04/1991, Expiration Date: 06/04/2001, Cancellation Date: 06/05/2003, Registrant: Raymond S Tomlinson Iii, Rt 1 Box 101, Hickory, MS 39332
  • Call Sign: KG5IAX, Licensee ID: L01951646, Grant Date: 06/17/2015, Expiration Date: 06/17/2025, Certifier: Ted W Valentine Jr, Registrant: Ted W Valentine Jr, 798 Emanuel St, Hickory, MS 39332
  • Call Sign: KI5AGD, Licensee ID: L02193113, Grant Date: 06/12/2018, Expiration Date: 06/12/2028, Certifier: Jonathan Valentine, Registrant: Jonathan Valentine, 798 Emanual St, Hickory, MS 39332


FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Hickory)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 26. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 48 took place in 2006, and the least - 12 in 2017. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Hickory, MS When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (46.0%), and Structure Fires (35.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Hickory, MS
    • 20446.0%Outside Fires
    • 15935.9%Structure Fires
    • 7116.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 92.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hickory, MS
Most common first names in Hickory, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2373.9 years
William2174.5 years
John1870.9 years
Robert1271.2 years
Mary1279.8 years
Annie782.4 years
Willie779.5 years
Bessie681.8 years
Walter680.5 years
Sam577.6 years
Most common last names in Hickory, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Everett1779.2 years
Jones1767.1 years
Williams1379.7 years
Buckley1274.9 years
Strebeck1274.5 years
Evans1163.2 years
Harris1182.9 years
Mcgee1175.7 years
Johnson983.4 years
Fielder876.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hickory, MS
  • 74.5%Electricity
  • 21.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.9%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hickory, MS
  • 52.5%Electricity
  • 47.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Hickory compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below 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 below state average.
There are 4 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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