For population 25 years and over in Isola:
For population 15 years and over in Isola town:
42 residents are foreign born (5.5% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $800 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, MS (69.0 miles , pop. 184,256).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (133.2 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (360.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Inverness, MS (2.5 miles ), Belzoni, MS (2.9 miles ), Silver City, MS (3.6 miles ), Indianola, MS (3.6 miles ), Moorhead, MS (3.7 miles ), Morgan City, MS (4.0 miles ), Hollandale, MS (4.0 miles ), Arcola, MS (4.1 miles ).
Latitude: 33.26 N, Longitude: 90.59 W
Area code: 662
Population change in the 1990s: +42 (+5.8%).
Work and jobs in Isola: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Isola, Mississippi
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Isola-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 211% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/9/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.7 miles away from the Isola town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 2/21/1971, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 29.1 miles away from the town center killed 47 people and injured 510 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Isola-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Mississippi state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/11/1996 at 18:17:49, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 27.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/26/2002 at 20:05:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 53.3 miles away from Isola center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Humphreys County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Tornadoes: 5, Storms: 5, Floods: 3, Floods: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Hank Cochran - Country musician.
Hospitals/medical centers near Isola:
Heliports located in Isola:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Isola:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 57.5%
(10.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 67.4% for Black residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Isola compared to Mississippi state average:
Banks with branches in Isola (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
1996 2000 2008 2012
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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Isola (based on Humphreys County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 35.79%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.55% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($19,957 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.65% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($22,395 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 9 meters (30ft)
Total average daily traffic: 9,400
Total average daily truck traffic: 470
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 14,100
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Isola)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Isola)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Isola, MS