Leland, Mississippi

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Population in 2014: 4,262 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: -22.5%
 
Males: 2,049  (48.1%)
Females: 2,213  (51.9%)
Median resident age:  39.3 years
Mississippi median age:  36.6 years

Zip codes: 38756.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $25,570 (it was $25,678 in 2000)
Leland:

$25,570
MS:

$37,963

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,463 (it was $11,681 in 2000)

Leland city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $73,784 (it was $55,700 in 2000)
Leland:

$73,784
MS:

$97,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $521.

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  • Races in Leland, MS (2013)

    Leland races chart
    • 3,35675.4%Black alone
    • 1,08124.3%White alone
    • 250.6%Asian alone
    • 170.4%Hispanic
    • 50.1%Two or more races
    • 20.04%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Leland: 80.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (7.4%), Irish (4.9%), German (2.5%), English (2.4%), Italian (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 126 feet

Land area: 2.06 square miles.

Population density: 2,068 people per square mile   (low).

Leland,MS real estate house value index trend

Leland, Mississippi map

For population 25 years and over in Leland:

  • High school or higher: 71.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.4%
  • Unemployed: 11.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Leland city:

  • Never married: 42.5%
  • Now married: 32.4%
  • Separated: 6.8%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

65 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.2%
Mississippi:

1.4%



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Leland, Mississippi as of September 29, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Leland to the number of sex offenders is 436 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: $900 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $263 (0.5%)

Leland satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, MS (85.1 miles , pop. 184,256).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (129.7 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (343.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Metcalfe, MS (2.6 miles ), Greenville, MS (3.0 miles ), Arcola, MS (3.1 miles ), Indianola, MS (3.8 miles ), Shaw, MS (3.9 miles ), Hollandale, MS (4.0 miles ), Inverness, MS (4.2 miles ), Benoit, MS (4.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $46,700
  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $100,100
  • 1999: 12 buildings, average cost: $117,600
  • 2000: 8 buildings, average cost: $36,400
  • 2001: 16 buildings, average cost: $73,900
  • 2002: 11 buildings, average cost: $50,600
  • 2003: 10 buildings, average cost: $85,800
  • 2004: 15 buildings, average cost: $87,300
  • 2005: 17 buildings, average cost: $48,200
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $94,800
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $55,800
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $55,200
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $78,000
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $58,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.41 N, Longitude: 90.90 W

Area code: 662

Leland household income distribution Leland home values distribution

Crime rates in Leland by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2014
Murders 012010000000
per 100,000 0.018.737.90.019.50.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 02010100000N/A
per 100,000 0.037.50.019.20.020.00.00.00.00.00.0N/A
Robberies 1934313311031
per 100,000 18.0168.656.976.758.420.062.763.621.4222.367.823.3
Assaults 21123819610151261112
per 100,000 36.0206.1436.2153.4369.8119.8209.1317.8256.5133.4248.5279.7
Burglaries 4669657172557048101798648
per 100,000 828.21,292.91,232.71,361.21,401.31,098.21,463.51,016.92,159.01,756.31,942.61,118.9
Thefts 25111115112129877478959972116
per 100,000 450.12,079.82,180.92,147.22,510.71,737.21,547.11,652.52,030.82,201.01,626.42,704.0
Auto thefts 036621121008
per 100,000 0.056.2113.8115.038.920.020.942.421.40.00.0186.5
Arson 014110000000
per 100,000 0.018.775.919.219.50.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 291.1) 91.1347.1373.2266.8341.6199.4233.1229.7300.2313.1278.8271.9

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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 Leland detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 27 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.52
Mississippi average:

2.31
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

9.3%
Mississippi:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -993 (-15.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Information (9%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (21%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (22%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)

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

Average climate in Leland, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Leland-area historical tornado activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 95% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/17/1978, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.2 miles away from the Leland city center injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 11/24/2001, a category F4 tornado 12.5 miles away from the city center injured 48 people and caused $4 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Leland-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 157.8 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 143.2 miles away from Leland 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 144.9 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 226.8 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 210.3 miles away from Leland center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 191.0 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 Washington County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 7, Freezes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Leland topographic map

Birthplace of: Thelma Houston - Actor, Bob Taylor (baseball) - Baseball player, Byron Allen - College basketball player (Northwestern St. Demons).

Hospitals and medical centers in Leland:

  • MISSISSIPPI HOLISTIC HOSPICE CARE, INC (109 THIRD STREET)
  • W S WITTE MEMORIAL HOSP- (BAKER BLVD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Leland:

  • ARBOR WALK HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; GREENVILLE, MS)
  • AUTUMN LEAVES NH (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; GREENVILLE, MS)
  • MID-DELTA KIDNEY CTR, INC. (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; GREENVILLE, MS)
  • DELTA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; GREENVILLE, MS)
  • DELTA REGIONAL MED.CTR.HHA (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; GREENVILLE, MS)
  • MISSISSIPPI EXTENDED CARE INC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; GREENVILLE, MS)
  • MS CARE CENTER OF GREENVILLE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; GREENVILLE, MS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Leland:

  • Mississippi Delta Community College (about 23 miles; Moorhead, MS; Full-time enrollment: 2,100)
  • Delta State University (about 26 miles; Cleveland, MS; FT enrollment: 3,304)
  • Mississippi Valley State University (about 33 miles; Itta Bena, MS; FT enrollment: 2,233)
  • University of Arkansas at Monticello (about 55 miles; Monticello, AR; FT enrollment: 3,130)
  • Coahoma Community College (about 62 miles; Clarksdale, MS; FT enrollment: 2,284)
  • Holmes Community College (about 65 miles; Goodman, MS; FT enrollment: 5,352)
  • Mississippi College (about 82 miles; Clinton, MS; FT enrollment: 3,919)

Public high schools in Leland:

Public elementary/middle schools in Leland:

See full list of schools located in Leland

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Leland was also the birthplace of Kermit the Frog and his creator Jim Henson. There is a musuem about that in Leland

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Notable locations in Leland: Leland Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (A), Leland Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Leland include: Saint Peters Baptist Church (A), Saint Johns Episcopal Mission (B), Saint James Catholic Church (C), Saint James African Methodist Episcopal Church (D), Pilgrim Home Baptist Church (E), Parkview Baptist Church (F), New Zion Baptist Church (G), Leland United Methodist Church (H), Leland Presbyterian Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Lake Monocnoc (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Birthplace of Kermit the Frog (Museums; South Deer Creek Drive East), Highway 61 Blues Museum Gift Shop (400 South Broad Street), Chamber of Commerce (Museums; South Deer Creek Drive East), Mississippi Outfitters Association (Tours & Charters; 384 Stoneville Road), Mississippi Fish and Wildlife Foundation (Tours & Charters; 384 Stoneville Road).

Hotels: Lillo's Family Restaurant (Highway 82 East), Leland Motel (607 South Broad Street), Lakeview Motel (Highway 82 East).

Court: Leland Municipal Court (320 North Broad Street).

Washington County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 40.4%
(8.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 51.5% for Black residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 84.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Mississippi:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  69.6%
Whole state:  69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.1%
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: 0.2% of all households
15 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
4 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Leland, Mississippi environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Leland (2011 data):

  • Planters Bank & Trust Company: Leland Branch at 1002 Highway 82 East, branch established on 1999/08/20. Info updated 2008/12/09: Bank assets: $662.1 mil, Deposits: $597.1 mil, headquarters in Indianola, MS, positive income, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Planters Holding Company
  • Trustmark National Bank: Leland Branch at 201 North Broad Street, branch established on 1965/07/06. Info updated 2012/03/26: Bank assets: $9,612.1 mil, Deposits: $7,410.1 mil, headquarters in Jackson, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 186 total offices, Holding Company: Trustmark Corporation
  • Regions Bank: Leland Branch at 104 North Broad Street, branch established on 1934/07/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Southern Bancorp Bank: Leland Branch at 323 Hwy 82 East, branch established on 2008/05/06. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.4
Mississippi average:

12.3

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

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 Leland city (based on Washington County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant19,79361
Black Protestant7,90030
Mainline Protestant2,93816
Catholic1,8934
Other6694
None17,944-
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: 14
Washington County:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

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

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Washington County:

0.90 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 35
Washington County:

6.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 30
Here:

5.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.0%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Washington County:

36.0%
Mississippi:

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

14.1%
State:

14.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.0%
State:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Leland:

44.2%
Mississippi:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Leland:

30.5
State:

29.2

People feeling badly about themselves:
Leland:

20.3%
Mississippi:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Leland:

16.0%
Mississippi:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Leland:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Leland:

38.5%
State:

34.6%

General health condition:
Leland:

52.3%
Mississippi:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Leland:

82.3%
State:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Leland, 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
Other Government Administration 4$8,621$25,8636$2,143
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$1,900
Police Protection - Officers 16$42,008$31,5063$1,388
Police - Other 6$10,891$21,7822$554
Firefighters 1$3,279$39,3482$1,107
Fire - Other 0$0 22$1,760
Streets and Highways 5$9,514$22,8341$815
Solid Waste Management 11$17,911$19,5390$0
Water Supply 5$8,562$20,5490$0
Electric Power 5$13,131$31,5140$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$642
Totals for Government 53$113,917$25,79339$10,309

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

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $2,429,000 ($569.92)
    Police Protection: $1,040,000 ($244.02)
    Financial Administration: $593,000 ($139.14)
    Regular Highways: $516,000 ($121.07)
    Solid Waste Management: $462,000 ($108.40)
    Central Staff Services: $153,000 ($35.90)
    Sewerage: $147,000 ($34.49)
    Water Utilities: $147,000 ($34.49)
    Local Fire Protection: $139,000 ($32.61)
    Parks and Recreation: $70,000 ($16.42)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($2.11)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,334,000 ($313.00)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $408,000 ($95.73)
    Sewerage: $202,000 ($47.40)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $28,000 ($6.57)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $136,000 ($31.91)
    Rents: $10,000 ($2.35)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($1.17)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $3,297,000 ($773.58)
    Water Utilities: $246,000 ($57.72)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $383,000 ($89.86)
    All Other: $171,000 ($40.12)
    Housing and Community Development: $89,000 ($20.88)
    Highways: $78,000 ($18.30)
  • Tax - Property: $592,000 ($138.90)
    Public Utility License: $72,000 ($16.89)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $18,000 ($4.22)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $213,000 ($49.98)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $188,000 ($44.11)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,000 ($5.87)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $785,000 ($184.19)

4.75% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,400 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.75%
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 Shelby County, TN  0.39% ($19,224 average AGI)
from Bolivar County, MS  0.36% ($29,000)
from Sunflower County, MS  0.32% ($21,821)


5.86% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,120 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.86%
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 Shelby County, TN  0.51% ($17,337 average AGI)
to Bolivar County, MS  0.33% ($29,053)
to Hinds County, MS  0.31% ($19,519)

Strongest AM radio stations in Leland:

  • WESY (1580 AM; 1 kW; LELAND, MS; Owner: EAST DELTA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDDT (900 AM; 1 kW; GREENVILLE, MS; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGVM (1260 AM; 2 kW; GREENVILLE, MS; Owner: MID-AMERICA BROADCASTING COMPANY,INC)
  • WNIX (1330 AM; 1 kW; GREENVILLE, MS; Owner: THE RIVER BROADCASTING CO., 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.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Leland:

  • WIQQ (102.3 FM; LELAND, MS; Owner: THE RIVER BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WBAD (94.3 FM; LELAND, MS; Owner: INTERCHANGE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDMS (100.7 FM; GREENVILLE, MS; Owner: MID-AMERICA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WMAO-FM (90.9 FM; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • KUUZ (95.9 FM; LAKE VILLAGE, AR; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • WYMX (99.1 FM; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: TELESOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTCD (96.9 FM; INDIANOLA, MS; Owner: TELESOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KZYQ (103.5 FM; LAKE VILLAGE, AR; Owner: DELTA RADIO, INC.)
  • WDTL-FM (92.9 FM; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: DELTA RADIO, INC.)
  • WRKG (95.3 FM; DREW, MS; Owner: DELTA RADIO, INC.)
  • WBYP (107.1 FM; BELZONI, MS; Owner: ZOO-BEL BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WNLA-FM (105.5 FM; INDIANOLA, MS; Owner: SHAMROCK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KAVH (101.5 FM; EUDORA, AR; Owner: JOEL J. KINLOW)
  • WCLD-FM (103.9 FM; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: RADIO CLEVELAND, INC.)
  • WBAQ (97.9 FM; GREENVILLE, MS; Owner: THE RIVER BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Leland:

  • W33BH (Channel 33; GREENVILLE, MS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • 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)
Leland fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Leland fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 26m85ftTotal length
  • $390,000Total costs
  • 74,840Total average daily traffic
  • 9,819Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

74 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Leland)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Leland, MS)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Rt 1 7 Oaks Rd (Lat: 33.415389 Lon: -90.988417), Call Sign: WHA923, Licensee ID: L00064985
    Assigned Frequencies: 948.000 MHzGrant Date: 05/29/1981, Expiration Date: 06/01/2020Registrant: East Delta Communications, Inc., P.O. Box 4426, Greenville, MS 38701

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • 300 Yds S Of Cr218/Cr249 (Lat: 33.361778 Lon: -90.958417), Type: Tower, Structure height: 143.2 m, Call Sign: KNKG861
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.862 MHzGrant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 11/02/2001, Certifier: Kathryn A ZachemRegistrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, N.W., Suite 700, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:
  • 300 Yds South Of Cr218/Cr249 (Lat: 33.365833 Lon: -90.955556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 152.4 m, Call Sign: KNKO935
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.887 MHzGrant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 01/13/2005, Certifier: Paul H KuziaRegistrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, N.W., 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Leland)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

23 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Leland)

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

CITY OF LELAND (Population served: 4,790, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-05-2009), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-05-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-20-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 178 regular monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 65
  • Hazardous Condition: 14

Incident types - Leland

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Leland, MS
Most common first names in Leland, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James8871.0 years
Willie8570.9 years
Mary8277.4 years
Robert5269.9 years
John5073.3 years
William4471.3 years
George3674.3 years
Annie3575.7 years
Charles2866.9 years
Joe2672.3 years
Most common last names in Leland, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6474.3 years
Williams6171.6 years
Johnson5170.6 years
Jones4873.6 years
Brown3671.2 years
Jackson3075.7 years
Davis2974.1 years
Taylor2976.3 years
Robinson2576.1 years
Thomas2569.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (67%)
  • Electricity (33%)

Businesses in Leland, MS

  • Church's Chicken: 1
  • SONIC Drive-In: 1
  • Subway: 1

Leland compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
There are 18 pilots and 8 other airmen in this city.
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