Iuka, Mississippi

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Population in 2017: 2,964 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -3.1%
 
Males: 1,375  (46.4%)
Females: 1,589  (53.6%)
Median resident age:

42.9 years
Mississippi median age:

37.2 years

Zip codes: 38852.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $34,256 (it was $24,082 in 2000)
Iuka:

$34,256
MS:

$41,754

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $16,784 (it was $17,261 in 2000)

Iuka city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $96,551 (it was $57,400 in 2000)
Iuka:

$96,551
MS:

$113,900

Mean prices in 2016: all housing units: $112,707; detached houses: $118,360; mobile homes: $16,168

Median gross rent in 2016: $464.

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 20.5%
(20.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.7% for Black residents, 11.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Iuka, MS (2010)
    • 2,73390.3%White alone
    • 1926.3%Black alone
    • 541.8%Hispanic
    • 361.2%Two or more races
    • 60.2%American Indian alone
    • 70.2%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists, there were 26 registered sex offenders living in Iuka, Mississippi as of August 24, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Iuka is 115 to 1.


Crime rates in Iuka by year

Type

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(34.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(100.4)
2
(67.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(68.4)
3
(98.7)
4
(131.7)
1
(33.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A
Robberies
(per 100,000)
10
(330.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(66.9)
1
(33.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(34.1)
2
(68.4)
2
(68.4)
1
(32.9)
1
(32.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(67.2)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(66.2)
9
(300.1)
7
(234.3)
10
(336.0)
8
(271.5)
13
(443.2)
3
(102.5)
9
(307.6)
10
(329.1)
7
(230.5)
3
(99.5)
5
(166.3)
4
(134.4)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
36
(1,191)
51
(1,701)
30
(1,004)
22
(739.2)
21
(712.6)
23
(784.2)
34
(1,162)
59
(2,016)
58
(1,909)
43
(1,416)
21
(696.5)
35
(1,164)
23
(772.6)
24
(804.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
27
(893.4)
29
(967.0)
24
(803.2)
49
(1,647)
42
(1,425)
52
(1,773)
46
(1,572)
45
(1,538)
55
(1,810)
55
(1,811)
46
(1,526)
41
(1,363)
68
(2,284)
67
(2,246)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(33.3)
3
(100.4)
6
(201.6)
3
(101.8)
8
(272.8)
3
(102.5)
4
(136.7)
2
(65.8)
6
(197.6)
1
(33.2)
4
(133.0)
4
(134.4)
13
(435.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(101.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(33.6)
2
(67.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 283.3)241.1220.4257.7264.8169.3314.7193.4350.3365.9348.7158.9179.9203.2181.0

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City-data.com crime index in Iuka, MS

Crime rate in Iuka detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 11 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.68
Mississippi average:

0.73
March 2016 cost of living index in Iuka: 78.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (20.0%), Irish (17.5%), English (13.6%), Scottish (10.6%), European (3.3%), Swedish (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 569 feet

Land area: 9.66 square miles.

Population density: 307 people per square mile   (very low).

Iuka, Mississippi map

8 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.3%
Mississippi:

2.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $806 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $384 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (67.0 miles , pop. 59,643).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (102.8 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (487.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Burnsville, MS (2.6 miles ),
Waterloo, AL (3.2 miles ),
Paden, MS (3.3 miles),
Tishomingo, MS (3.5 miles ),
Glen, MS (3.6 miles ),
Cherokee, AL (3.7 miles ),
Farmington, MS (4.0 miles ),
Pickwick, TN (4.3 miles )
.

Latitude: 34.81 N, Longitude: 88.20 W

Area code: 662

Distribution of median household income in Iuka, MS in 2016
Distribution of house value in Iuka, MS in 2016
Iuka satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $73,300
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $73,300
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $73,300
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $73,300
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $73,300
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $73,300
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $73,300
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $73,300
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $74,900
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $96,700
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $96,700
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $147,600
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $92,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $92,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $83,200
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $83,200
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $83,200
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $83,200
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $83,200
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $83,200
  • 2017: 5 buildings, average cost: $96,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Iuka, MS residents
Average permit cost in Iuka, MS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.4%
Mississippi:

4.8%
Historical population in Iuka, MS
Historical housing units in Iuka, MS
Most common industries in Iuka, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.2%)
  • Educational services (7.1%)
  • Construction (6.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.1%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (5.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.4%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (7.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.7%)
  • Repair & maintenance (6.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.8%)
  • Utilities (4.3%)
  • Health care (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.0%)
  • Educational services (14.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (10.6%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.9%)
  • Pharmacies & drug stores (4.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Iuka, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Teachers, preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (14.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (11.7%)
  • Teachers, preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school (7.0%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.9%)
  • Cashiers (5.9%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.7%)

Average climate in Iuka, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Iuka, Mississippi environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2007 was 8.08. This is significantly better than average.

City:

8.08
U.S.:

74.20
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 3.84. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.84
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 1.62. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.62
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2001 was 33.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.4
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Iuka-area historical tornado activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 101% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/16/1998, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 30.0 miles away from the Iuka city center killed 3 people and injured 36 people and caused $13 million in damages.

On 4/19/1970, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.1 miles away from the city center killed 4 people and injured 78 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Iuka-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 76% 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 133.3 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 151.9 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 111.2 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 147.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 252.4 miles away from Iuka center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 179.4 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 Tishomingo County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 1

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Iuka:

  • TISHOMINGO HEALTH SERVICES INC (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 1777 CURTIS DRIVE)
  • PICKWICK MANOR NH (230 KAKI ST)
  • TISHOMINGO COMM LIVING CENTER (1410 WEST QUITMAN STREET)
  • TISHOMINGO MANOR (230 KHAKI STREET)

Airports and heliports located in Iuka:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Iuka:

  • Northeast Mississippi Community College (about 24 miles; Booneville, MS; Full-time enrollment: 3,024)
  • University of North Alabama (about 30 miles; Florence, AL; FT enrollment: 5,886)
  • Northwest-Shoals Community College (about 30 miles; Muscle Shoals, AL; FT enrollment: 2,702)
  • Itawamba Community College (about 39 miles; Fulton, MS; FT enrollment: 5,489)
  • Jackson State Community College (about 67 miles; Jackson, TN; FT enrollment: 2,958)
  • Athens State University (about 70 miles; Athens, AL; FT enrollment: 2,771)
  • Union University (about 71 miles; Jackson, TN; FT enrollment: 4,051)

Public high school in Iuka:

Public elementary/middle schools in Iuka:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Iuka: John M Stone Memorial Marker (A), Tishomingo County Courthouse (B), Iuka Public Library (C), Iuka City Hall (D), Tishomingo County Fire Department (E), Iuka Fire Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Iuka include: Saint Marys Catholic Church (A), Iuka United Methodist Church (B), Iuka Church of Christ (C), Iuka Baptist Church (D), First Pentecostal Church (E), Fifth Street Baptist Church (F), Apostolic Church of Jesus Christ (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Gover Cemetery (1), Shady Grove Cemetery (2), Oak Grove Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Moser Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Iuka: Mineral Springs Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Tishomingo County Archives & History Mus (Museums; 203 East Quitman Street), Tishomingo County Fair BLDG (Amusement & Theme Parks; Old Highway 25), Tishomingo County Tourism (1001 Battleground Drive).

Hotels: Pickwick Lake Adventures (12 Piney Woods Ln), Four Seasons Tanning Salon (706 Constitution Drive), Sunset Lodge (1409 Heritage Drive), Victorian Inn (199 County Road 180).

Court: Tishomingo County - Justice Court Judge (1008 Battleground Drive).

Birthplace of: Dick Merrill - Aviator, Tommy Dean - Baseball player.

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

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

CITY OF IUKA (Population served: 7,177, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2007), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-29-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-04-2009)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 89 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.1 people
Mississippi:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

56.7%
Whole state:

69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.8%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
168 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
62 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
217 people in nursing homes in 2000
23 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Iuka (2011 data):

  • BancorpSouth Bank: Drive-In Teller's Window Branch, 127 Front Street Branch, Drive-In Branch. 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: at 1251 First American Drive, branch established on 1964/09/05. Info updated 2010/06/21: Bank assets: $234.0 mil, Deposits: $203.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 8 total offices, Holding Company: First American Bancshares, Inc.
  • Renasant Bank: Iuka Branch at 508 Constitution Drive, branch established on 1989/10/02. Info updated 2012/02/10: Bank assets: $4,196.4 mil, Deposits: $3,416.0 mil, headquarters in Tupelo, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 76 total offices, Holding Company: Renasant Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Iuka:

Marital status in Iuka, MS
  • Never married: 14.0%
  • Now married: 50.2%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 14.7%
  • Divorced: 19.2%

For population 25 years and over in Iuka:

  • High school or higher: 69.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.3%
  • Unemployed: 7.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2016
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2016
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.4
Mississippi average:

11.7

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2016
Means of transportation to work in 2016 - Iuka
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Iuka, MS (based on Tishomingo County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,26651
Mainline Protestant1,63917
Black Protestant2432
Catholic422
Other-1
None9,403-
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: 11
Tishomingo County:

5.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Tishomingo County:

5.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Tishomingo County:

7.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.5%
State:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Tishomingo County:

27.5%
Mississippi:

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

15.0%
Mississippi:

14.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

55.9%
Mississippi:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

53.1%
Mississippi:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

27.3
Mississippi:

29.2

People feeling badly about themselves:
Iuka:

17.2%
Mississippi:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Iuka:

8.2%
Mississippi:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

7.1
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.8%
Mississippi:

34.6%

General health condition:
Iuka:

59.9%
State:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.0%
Mississippi:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Iuka, 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
Gas Supply 9$17,605$23,4730$0
Police Protection - Officers 9$21,088$28,1173$882
Water Supply 8$15,832$23,7480$0
Other Government Administration 6$8,322$16,6440$0
Firefighters 5$12,729$30,5505$7,390
Police - Other 3$5,629$22,5161$214
Financial Administration 2$4,422$26,5321$832
Solid Waste Management 2$3,780$22,6800$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 1$444
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$351
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$94
Totals for Government 44$89,407$24,38413$10,207

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

  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $1,431,000 ($482.79)
    Police Protection: $600,000 ($202.43)
    Water Utilities: $391,000 ($131.92)
    Sewerage: $295,000 ($99.53)
    Local Fire Protection: $282,000 ($95.14)
    Regular Highways: $168,000 ($56.68)
    Solid Waste Management: $130,000 ($43.86)
    Central Staff Services: $118,000 ($39.81)
    Parks and Recreation: $84,000 ($28.34)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $74,000 ($24.97)
    Financial Administration: $26,000 ($8.77)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $38,000 ($12.82)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $45,000 ($15.18)
    Gas Utilities: $25,000 ($8.43)
    Water Utilities: $21,000 ($7.09)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,887,000 ($636.64)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $129,000 ($43.52)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $396,000 ($133.60)
    Solid Waste Management: $147,000 ($49.60)
    Other: $64,000 ($21.59)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $107,000 ($36.10)
    Fines and Forfeits: $35,000 ($11.81)
    Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($2.02)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $1,432,000 ($483.13)
    Water Utilities: $525,000 ($177.13)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $792,000 ($267.21)
    Other: $21,000 ($7.09)
  • Tax - Property: $329,000 ($111.00)
    Public Utilities Sales: $56,000 ($18.89)
    Other License: $12,000 ($4.05)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,638,000 ($1227.40)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,236,000 ($1091.77)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $800,000 ($269.91)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $398,000 ($134.28)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $677,000 ($228.41)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $311,000 ($104.93)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,014,000 ($342.11)

5.51% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,337 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.51%
Mississippi average:

6.54%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Alcorn County, MS  1.10% ($32,746 average AGI)
from Itawamba County, MS  0.67% ($32,293)
from Franklin County, AL  0.41% ($33,640)


5.35% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($33,606 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.35%
Mississippi average:

6.87%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Alcorn County, MS  1.07% ($37,323 average AGI)
to Itawamba County, MS  0.46% ($34,821)
to Prentiss County, MS  0.44% ($26,630)
Businesses in Iuka, MS
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Nike1
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
FedEx1SONIC Drive-In1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Hardee's1UPS1
La-Z-Boy1Walmart1
Lane Furniture1

Strongest AM radio stations in Iuka:

  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVNA (1590 AM; 5 kW; TUSCUMBIA, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WZNN (620 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, AL; Owner: MANUEL HUERTA)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Iuka:

  • WFXO (104.9 FM; IUKA, MS; Owner: BILLY R. MCLAIN)
  • WOWL (91.9 FM; BURNSVILLE, MS; Owner: SOUTHERN COMMUNITY SERVICES, INC)
  • WADI (95.3 FM; CORINTH, MS; Owner: POWER VALLEY COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WQLT-FM (107.3 FM; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: BIG RIVER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLAY-FM (100.3 FM; TUSCUMBIA, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFIX (91.3 FM; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: TRI-STATE INSPIRATIONAL B/C CORP.)
  • W226AJ (93.1 FM; IUKA, MS; Owner: POWER VALLEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WXFL (96.1 FM; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: BIG RIVER BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WVNA-FM (105.5 FM; MUSCLE SHOALS, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBTG-FM (106.3 FM; SHEFFIELD, AL; Owner: SLATTON & ASSOCS. BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WDNX (89.1 FM; OLIVE HILL, TN; Owner: RURAL LIFE FOUNDATION, INC)
  • WMSR-FM (94.9 FM; COLLINWOOD, TN; Owner: OHIO BROADCAST ASSOCIATES)
  • WMAE-FM (89.5 FM; BOONEVILLE, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WMXV (103.5 FM; RUSSELLVILLE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXRZ (94.3 FM; CORINTH, MS; Owner: TELESOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYDL (100.7 FM; MIDDLETON, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WQPR (88.7 FM; MUSCLE SHOALS, AL; Owner: THE BD OF TRUSTEES UNIV. OF ALABAMA)

TV broadcast stations around Iuka:

  • WHDF (Channel 15; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: VALLEY TELEVISION, LLC)
  • W34BU (Channel 34; ACTON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W62CK (Channel 62; ACTON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W46CE (Channel 46; ACTON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WYLE (Channel 26; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: ETC COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • W57BV (Channel 57; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W41BT (Channel 41; ACTON, TN; Owner: JULIA F. JONES)
  • WFIQ (Channel 36; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • W20BJ (Channel 20; ACTON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W27CL (Channel 27; ACTON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W43BH (Channel 43; ACTON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WMAE-TV (Channel 12; BOONEVILLE, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • W32BG (Channel 32; ACTON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W53AF (Channel 53; BOONEVILLE, MS; Owner: UNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W69DB (Channel 69; ACTON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W28BO (Channel 28; ACTON, TN; Owner: NORMAN CLOUTIER)
  • W51CG (Channel 51; ACTON, TN; Owner: JULIA F. JONES)
  • W56DA (Channel 56; ACTON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
Iuka fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Iuka fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 37Number of bridges
  • 367ft / 112mTotal length
  • $2,368,282,000Total costs
  • 83,605Total average daily traffic
  • 15,033Total average daily truck traffic
  • 82,833Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Iuka, MS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 151980-1989
  • 141990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Iuka, MS
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Iuka)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 88 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Iuka, MS)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 65 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Iuka)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Iuka)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 168
  • Hazardous Condition: 8
  • Service Call: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 5
Fire incident types in Iuka, MS

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Iuka, MS
Most common first names in Iuka, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James12972.3 years
William11274.6 years
Mary8876.8 years
John8174.3 years
Robert5671.2 years
Charles4166.4 years
George3876.1 years
Ruby3580.5 years
Thomas3170.1 years
Annie3083.2 years
Most common last names in Iuka, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Davis5275.2 years
Brown4676.3 years
Bonds4473.4 years
Johnson4172.5 years
Curtis3976.6 years
Smith3971.4 years
Lambert3972.2 years
Walker3876.1 years
Bullard3878.1 years
Robinson3180.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Iuka, MS
  • 51.0%Electricity
  • 47.5%Utility gas
  • 2.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Iuka, MS
  • 61.7%Electricity
  • 35.7%Utility gas
  • 3.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Iuka compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 9 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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  • Christopher A. Kinney (5)
  • Christopher Anthony Kinney (4)
  • Donald G. Clark (4)
  • Michael Bridges (3)
  • Mike D. Bridges (2)
  • Donald Clark (2)
  • Thomas Parnell (2)
  • Thomas Gober (1)
  • James Butler (1)
  • Donald Gene Clark (1)

Total of 23 patent applications in 2008-2019.