Indianola, Mississippi

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Population in 2013: 10,271 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: -14.9%
 
Males: 4,483  (43.7%)
Females: 5,788  (56.3%)
Median resident age:  33.8 years
Mississippi median age:  36.6 years

Zip codes: 38751.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $25,213 (it was $26,308 in 2000)
Indianola:

$25,213
MS:

$37,963

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,675 (it was $12,082 in 2000)

Indianola city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $73,979 (it was $54,600 in 2000)
Indianola:

$73,979
MS:

$97,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $575.

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  • Races in Indianola, MS (2013)

    Indianola races chart
    • 8,68881.9%Black alone
    • 1,74016.4%White alone
    • 1821.7%Hispanic
    • 510.5%Asian alone
    • 330.3%Two or more races
    • 250.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Indianola: 81.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (4.8%), Irish (2.7%), German (2.0%), English (1.8%), Subsaharan African (1.2%), Italian (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 122 feet

Land area: 8.62 square miles.

Population density: 1,192 people per square mile   (low).

Indianola,MS real estate house value index trend

Indianola, Mississippi map

For population 25 years and over in Indianola:

  • High school or higher: 78.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.5%
  • Unemployed: 10.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Indianola city:

  • Never married: 43.8%
  • Now married: 35.0%
  • Separated: 5.6%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 9.0%

53 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.4%
Mississippi:

1.4%



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists there were 23 registered sex offenders living in Indianola, Mississippi as of September 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Indianola to the number of sex offenders is 456 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $797 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $609 (0.8%)

Indianola satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, MS (82.1 miles , pop. 184,256).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (121.8 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (358.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Inverness, MS (2.7 miles ), Moorhead, MS (2.9 miles ), Sunflower, MS (3.0 miles ), Shaw, MS (3.6 miles ), Isola, MS (3.6 miles ), Leland, MS (3.8 miles ), Doddsville, MS (4.0 miles) , Morgan City, MS (4.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 20 buildings, average cost: $49,300
  • 1999: 31 buildings, average cost: $58,500
  • 2000: 31 buildings, average cost: $59,100
  • 2001: 31 buildings, average cost: $58,900
  • 2002: 32 buildings, average cost: $59,000
  • 2003: 33 buildings, average cost: $59,000
  • 2004: 38 buildings, average cost: $59,000
  • 2005: 43 buildings, average cost: $59,000
  • 2006: 8 buildings, average cost: $122,000
  • 2007: 7 buildings, average cost: $122,000
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $153,400
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $89,000
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $105,400
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $116,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.45 N, Longitude: 90.65 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +552 (+5.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,586 (69.4%)

Area code: 662

Indianola household income distribution Indianola home values distribution

Crime rates in Indianola by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2010 2011 2012
Murders 1202202112
per 100,000 8.216.40.017.217.40.017.99.69.318.8
Rapes 97161661611555
per 100,000 74.257.5135.4137.452.1141.898.748.246.647.0
Robberies 29162114201415142826
per 100,000 239.2131.4177.8120.2173.6124.1134.6135.0261.1244.3
Assaults 50433843435649385466
per 100,000 412.4353.0321.7369.1373.3496.5439.7366.4503.6620.2
Burglaries 202205243249315188272130154266
per 100,000 1,666.31,682.92,056.92,137.52,734.41,666.72,441.01,253.61,436.22,499.8
Thefts 619520496414490409523438443538
per 100,000 5,106.04,268.94,198.43,554.04,253.53,625.94,693.54,223.74,131.35,055.9
Auto thefts 331926292021281364
per 100,000 272.2156.0220.1248.9173.6186.2251.3125.456.037.6
Arson 105367680N/A0
per 100,000 82.541.025.451.560.853.271.80.0N/A0.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 593.1507.2575.2585.9599.1545.3644.0453.9523.2675.9

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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 Indianola detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 32 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.39
Mississippi average:

2.39
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

14.0%
Mississippi:

8.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +74 (+0.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Community and social service occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Indianola, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Indianola, Mississippi average temperatures Indianola, Mississippi average precipitation Indianola, Mississippi humidity Indianola, Mississippi wind speed Indianola, Mississippi snowfall Indianola, Mississippi sunshine Indianola, Mississippi clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Indianola-area historical tornado activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 97% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/21/1971, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 21.3 miles away from the Indianola city center killed 47 people and injured 510 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/17/1978, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.8 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Indianola-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 152.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 148.8 miles away from Indianola 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 150.2 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 220.5 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 195.8 miles away from Indianola center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 183.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

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

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

Birthplace of: A. Maceo Walker - President of Universal Life Insurance Company for over thirty years., Ellis Wyms - 2005 NFL player (Tampa Bay Buccaneers, born: Apr 12, 1979), Jazz Gillum - Blues harmonica player, Little Arthur Duncan - Blues harmonica player, Mary Alice - Actor, Sam Lacey - Basketball player, Mel Triplett - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Indianola:

  • ETERNITY HOSPICE, INC (612 SUNFLOWER AVENUE, EXTENSION 13)
  • SOUTH SUNFLOWER COUNTY HOSPITAL (Government - Local, 121 E BAKER ST)
  • RCG INDIANOLA (627 HIGHWAY 82 WEST)
  • HERITAGE MANOR OF INDIANOLA (401 HWY 82 W)
  • LIBERTY HEALTH AND REHAB OF INDIANOLA, LLC (401 HIGHWAY 82 WEST)

Airports located in Indianola:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Indianola:

  • Mississippi Delta Community College (about 9 miles; Moorhead, MS; Full-time enrollment: 2,100)
  • Mississippi Valley State University (about 19 miles; Itta Bena, MS; FT enrollment: 2,233)
  • Delta State University (about 22 miles; Cleveland, MS; FT enrollment: 3,304)
  • Holmes Community College (about 54 miles; Goodman, MS; FT enrollment: 5,352)
  • Coahoma Community College (about 57 miles; Clarksdale, MS; FT enrollment: 2,284)
  • University of Arkansas at Monticello (about 68 miles; Monticello, AR; FT enrollment: 3,130)
  • Mississippi College (about 80 miles; Clinton, MS; FT enrollment: 3,919)

Public high schools in Indianola:

Private high schools in Indianola:

  • INDIANOLA ACADEMY (Students: 460; Location: 549 PORSETT DR; Grades: PK - 12)
  • RESTORATION MINISTRIES CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 69; Location: PO BOX 1001; Grades: PK - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Indianola:

See full list of schools located in Indianola

Library in Indianola:

  • SUNFLOWER COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $614,763; Location: 201 CYPRESS DRIVE; 56,604 books; 756 audio materials; 1,448 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 53 state licensed databases; 71 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Birthplace of B.B. King added by Karl

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Notable locations in Indianola: Indianola Country Club (A), Seymour Library (B), Indianola City Hall (C), Sunflower County Courthouse (D), Sunflower County Jail (E), Indianola Fire Department Station 1 (F), Indianola Fire Department Station 2 (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Indianola Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Indianola include: Mount Beulah Baptist Church (A), First United Methodist Church (B), First Presbyterian Church (C), First Baptist Church (D), Saint Stephens Episcopal Church (E), Indianola Baptist Church (F), Church of the Immaculate Conception (G), Assembly of God Church (H), Union Grove Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Short Bayou (A), East Prong Indian Bayou (B), West Prong Indian Bayou (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Indianola: Legion Field (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: BB King Museum Foundation (101 South Sunflower Avenue).

Hotels: Indianola Motel & Suites (601 Highway 82 West), Best Western Blues Traveler (910 Highway 82 East), Days Inn Indianola (1015 Highway 82 East), Indianola-Days Inn (1015 Highway 82 E), Economy Inn (1112 Highway 82 East), Indianola Motel & Suite (601 Highway 82 West), Travel Inn (1110 Highway 82 East).

Courts: Sunflower County - Justice Court Clerk (New Court House), Sunflower County - Youth Court (Court House), Sunflower County - Justice Court Judge (New Court House).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 80.9. This is about average.

City:

80.9
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 34.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 10.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.7
U.S.:

9.1

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

CITY OF INDIANOLA (Population served: 10,683, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-20-2013), St Public Notif received (DEC-10-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-08-2013), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-08-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-22-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-06-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUN-09-2011), St Public Notif requested (JUL-08-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-08-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUL-27-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-29-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-14-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-04-2008), St Public Notif received (JAN-16-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-12-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-12-2005), St Public Notif received (JAN-06-2006)
  • 2 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-09-2012), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-09-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2012), St Public Notif received (JUL-01-2013)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In MAR-2012, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-09-2012), St Formal NOV issued (APR-09-2012), St Compliance achieved (APR-30-2012), St Public Notif received (JUL-01-2013)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-08-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-08-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-29-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2011)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2009, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-03-2009), St Public Notif requested (SEP-03-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-29-2009), St Public Notif requested (MAR-01-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-24-2009)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 105 regular monitoring violations
  • 2 other older monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 34.7%
(8.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.3% for Black residents, 59.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 40.6% for other race residents, 78.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.9 people
Mississippi:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  71.8%
Whole state:  69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.5%
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: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Indianola in 2010:

  • 133 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 70 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 36 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities

People in group quarters in Indianola in 2000:

  • 67 people in nursing homes
  • 64 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 35 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Indianola, Mississippi environmental map by EPA

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Indianola compared to Mississippi state average:

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

Banks with branches in Indianola (2011 data):

  • Planters Bank & Trust Company: at 212 Catchings Street, Downtown Branch, Highway 82 Express Branch. Info updated 2008/12/09: Bank assets: $662.1 mil, Deposits: $597.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Planters Holding Company
  • Guaranty Bank and Trust Company: Indianola Branch at 215 Highway 82 West, branch established on 1988/06/30. Info updated 2006/06/29: Bank assets: $535.5 mil, Deposits: $452.7 mil, headquarters in Belzoni, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Guaranty Capital Corporation
  • Community Bank, North Mississippi: Indianola Branch at 147 Highway 82, branch established on 1932/01/01. Info updated 2009/04/15: Bank assets: $486.7 mil, Deposits: $433.9 mil, headquarters in Amory, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Community Bancshares Of Mississippi, Inc. Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Woodforest National Bank: Ms Indianola at 633 Highway 82 West, branch established on 2009/08/15. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions) (Amended And
  • Southern Bancorp Bank: Indianola Branch at 504 Highway 82 East, branch established on 2006/04/05. Info updated 2010/06/01: Bank assets: $1,146.8 mil, Deposits: $966.8 mil, headquarters in Arkadelphia, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 40 total offices, Holding Company: Southern Bancorp, Inc

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Indianola, Mississippi:

  • Comfort Inn Motel - Indianola, 910 Hwy 82 E, Indianola, MS 38751 , Phone: (662) 887-6611
  • Super 8, 601 Hwy 82 W, Indianola, MS 38751 , Phone: (662) 887-7477, Fax: (662) 887-3254
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Indianola, Mississippi

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.9
Mississippi average:

12.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (79%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

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 Indianola city (based on Sunflower County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,39040
Black Protestant2,15212
Mainline Protestant2,01116
Catholic2122
Other51
None18,680-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 10
Sunflower County:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

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

0.97 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

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

7.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.2%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Sunflower County:

40.0%
Mississippi:

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

25.5%
State:

14.4%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 4$14,369$43,1070$0
Other Government Administration 2$9,188$55,1286$4,820
Judicial and Legal 4$7,140$21,4204$8,098
Police Protection - Officers 30$93,338$37,3350$0
Police - Other 6$11,933$23,86612$4,155
Firefighters 19$49,141$31,0362$2,793
Streets and Highways 23$33,401$17,4270$0
Health 1$1,835$22,0200$0
Solid Waste Management 1$1,763$21,1560$0
Sewerage 4$9,373$28,1190$0
Parks and Recreation 4$9,600$28,8000$0
Water Supply 12$21,145$21,1450$0
Other and Unallocable 15$29,818$23,8540$0
Totals for Government 125$292,044$28,03624$19,866

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

Here:

5.41%
Mississippi average:

6.70%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Bolivar County, MS  0.72% ($29,306 average AGI)
from Washington County, MS  0.61% ($23,115)
from Humphreys County, MS  0.48% ($19,585)


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

Here:

6.10%
Mississippi average:

6.88%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Bolivar County, MS  0.67% ($32,276 average AGI)
to Washington County, MS  0.65% ($21,821)
to Shelby County, TN  0.45% ($19,051)

Strongest AM radio stations in Indianola:

  • WNLA (1380 AM; 1 kW; INDIANOLA, MS; Owner: SHAMROCK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WGVM (1260 AM; 2 kW; GREENVILLE, MS; Owner: MID-AMERICA BROADCASTING COMPANY,INC)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTN (1000 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, MS; Owner: BRAD MAURICE COTHRAN)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDDT (900 AM; 1 kW; GREENVILLE, MS; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WESY (1580 AM; 1 kW; LELAND, MS; Owner: EAST DELTA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Indianola:

  • WNLA-FM (105.5 FM; INDIANOLA, MS; Owner: SHAMROCK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMAO-FM (90.9 FM; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WYMX (99.1 FM; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: TELESOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTCD (96.9 FM; INDIANOLA, MS; Owner: TELESOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDTL-FM (92.9 FM; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: DELTA RADIO, INC.)
  • WRKG (95.3 FM; DREW, MS; Owner: DELTA RADIO, INC.)
  • WIQQ (102.3 FM; LELAND, MS; Owner: THE RIVER BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WDMS (100.7 FM; GREENVILLE, MS; Owner: MID-AMERICA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBYP (107.1 FM; BELZONI, MS; Owner: ZOO-BEL BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WVSD (91.7 FM; ITTA BENA, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WCLD-FM (103.9 FM; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: RADIO CLEVELAND, INC.)
  • WGRM-FM (93.9 FM; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBAD (94.3 FM; LELAND, MS; Owner: INTERCHANGE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGNL (104.3 FM; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: TEAM BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Indianola:

  • WABG-TV (Channel 6; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WMAO-TV (Channel 23; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WXVT (Channel 15; GREENVILLE, MS; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • K53FB (Channel 53; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W33BH (Channel 33; GREENVILLE, MS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Indianola fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 23m75ftTotal length
  • $523,000Total costs
  • 19,200Total average daily traffic
  • 1,370Total average daily truck traffic
  • 28,800Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Indianola)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

73 (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 Indianola, MS)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • 517 E Basket St (Lat: 33.459000 Lon: -90.629250), Overall height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WPOP987
    Assigned Frequencies: 950.225 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/05/1998, Expiration Date: 06/01/2012
    Registrant: Phone: (601) 453-2174
  • South Indianola, 1000-T Industrial Park Road (Lat: 33.431278 Lon: -90.625278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.6 m, Call Sign: WQIC624
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6286.19 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/03/2008, Expiration Date: 01/03/2018, Certifier: Victor H Meena
    Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8661, Email:
  • South Indianola, 1000-T Industrial Park Road (Lat: 33.431278 Lon: -90.625278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.6 m, Call Sign: WQNS972
    Assigned Frequencies: 6345.49 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/16/2011, Expiration Date: 11/12/2011, Cancellation Date: 01/14/2012, Certifier: David Smith
    Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8665, Fax: (703) 584-8696, Email:
  • Heathman, 1848 Highway 42 West (Lat: 33.439833 Lon: -90.731278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 85.3 m, Overall height: 92.3 m, Call Sign: WQOG438
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, 6197.24 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/19/2011, Expiration Date: 09/19/2021, Certifier: Richard K Ashley Pe
    Registrant: South Mississippi Electric Power Association, Hattiesburg, MS 39404-5849, Phone: (601) 268-2083, Fax: (601) 261-2395, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • Indianola Municipal Airport (Lat: 33.480111 Lon: -90.676194), Type: Tower, Call Sign: KBR7
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.800 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/20/2008, Expiration Date: 06/25/2018
    Registrant: Valley Air Applicators, Indianola, MS 38751, Phone: (662) 887-2861, Fax: (662) 887-6554, Email:
  • Indianola Municipal Airport (Lat: 33.480278 Lon: -90.675556), Type: Tower, Call Sign: WRLB2052
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.28451 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/29/2008, Expiration Date: 07/01/2018
    Registrant: Valley Air Applicators, 1valley Rd. Indianola Municipal Airport, Indianola, MS 38751, Phone: (662) 887-2861, Fax: (662) 887-6554, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Indianola)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

18 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Indianola)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 105
  • Hazardous Condition: 40
  • Service Call: 2

Incident types - Indianola

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Indianola, MS
Most common first names in Indianola, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Willie13271.8 years
John11871.5 years
Mary11577.0 years
James11170.8 years
William7172.5 years
Robert6069.4 years
Annie5679.6 years
George5073.4 years
Charles4667.1 years
Henry3472.5 years
Most common last names in Indianola, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson7973.2 years
Smith7174.5 years
Williams6971.2 years
Jones5673.0 years
Brown5673.7 years
White4171.4 years
Moore3477.6 years
Davis3371.2 years
Robinson2872.6 years
Taylor2580.5 years
Businesses in Indianola, MS
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Pizza Hut1
AutoZone1Popeyes1
Best Western1SONIC Drive-In1
Burger King1Subway2
Church's Chicken1Super 81
Days Inn1T-Mobile1
FedEx1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
KFC1UPS1
McDonald's1Walmart1
New Balance1Wendy's1
Nike4

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