Louin, Mississippi

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Population in 2013: 269 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -20.6%
 
Males: 129  (48.0%)
Females: 140  (52.0%)
Median resident age:  46.4 years
Mississippi median age:  35.1 years

Zip codes: 39338.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $28,621 (it was $29,583 in 2000)
Louin:

$28,621
MS:

$37,095
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $17,183 (it was $17,586 in 2000)

Louin town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $58,067 (it was $34,400 in 2000)
Louin:

$58,067
MS:

$99,800
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $113,327; Detached houses: $132,205; Mobile homes: $45,505

Median gross rent in 2012: $913.

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Louin races chart
  • White alone - 188 (67.9%)
  • Black alone - 80 (28.9%)
  • Two or more races - 5 (1.8%)
  • Hispanic - 4 (1.4%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Louin: 78.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (19.8%), United States (9.2%), Irish (8.6%), Dutch (3.8%), German (3.6%), French (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 378 feet

Land area: 6.07 square miles.

Population density: 44 people per square mile   (very low).

Louin, Mississippi map

For population 25 years and over in Louin:

  • High school or higher: 75.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Louin town:

  • Never married: 21.6%
  • Now married: 52.0%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 10.7%
  • Divorced: 13.3%



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Louin, Mississippi as of May 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Louin to the number of sex offenders is 134 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $650 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $370 (1.1%)

Louin satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, MS (58.0 miles , pop. 184,256).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: New Orleans, LA (152.8 miles , pop. 484,674).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (396.9 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Montrose, MS (2.0 miles) , Bay Springs, MS (2.6 miles ), Sylvarena, MS (2.9 miles) , Raleigh, MS (4.0 miles ), Newton, MS (4.3 miles ), Lake, MS (4.4 miles ), Taylorsville, MS (4.4 miles ), Heidelberg, MS (4.5 miles ).

Latitude: 32.07 N, Longitude: 89.26 W

Area code: 601

Louin household income distribution Louin home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

9.9%
Mississippi:

8.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +50 (+17.3%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (39%)
  • Construction (24%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (2%)
  • Finance and insurance (25%)
  • Retail trade (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (14%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Lawyers (6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6%)
  • Construction laborers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Top executives (8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (6%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (6%)

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Average climate in Louin, Mississippi

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Tornado activity:

Louin-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 134% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/23/1969, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.1 miles away from the Louin town center killed 32 people and injured 241 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 11/22/1992, a category F4 tornado 17.9 miles away from the town center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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

On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 134.2 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 148.6 miles away from Louin center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 87.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 140.6 miles away from the city center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 299.0 miles away from Louin center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 254.1 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 Jasper County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Floods: 4, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Louin topographic map

Birthplace of: Murriel Page - WNBA player (Washington Mystics, born: Sep 18, 1975).

Hospitals and medical centers near Louin:

  • PATIENTS CHOICE MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; RALEIGH, MS)
  • RALEIGH COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 16 miles away; RALEIGH, MS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Louin:

  • East Central Community College (about 27 miles; Decatur, MS; Full-time enrollment: 2,380)
  • Jones County Junior College (about 34 miles; Ellisville, MS; FT enrollment: 3,942)
  • Meridian Community College (about 37 miles; Meridian, MS; FT enrollment: 2,750)
  • University of Southern Mississippi (about 52 miles; Hattiesburg, MS; FT enrollment: 14,294)
  • William Carey University (about 54 miles; Hattiesburg, MS; FT enrollment: 3,510)
  • Belhaven University (about 56 miles; Jackson, MS; FT enrollment: 3,147)
  • Jackson State University (about 58 miles; Jackson, MS; FT enrollment: 7,485)

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

Church in Louin: Louin Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Jasper County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 19.7%
(10.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.2% for Black residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
Mississippi:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  58.6%
Whole state:  69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.3%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.6% of all households

Louin compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Louin (2011 data):

  • Newton County Bank: Louin Branch at Highway 15 South (East Side), branch established on 1958/12/31. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $154.5 mil, Deposits: $133.0 mil, headquarters in Newton, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Newton County Bancorporation, Inc. Employee Stock Ownership Plan

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (70%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (29%)

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 Louin town (based on Jasper County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 53.67%
Here: 53.7%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchBaptist Missionary Association of AmericaPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents47.6%31.7%15.8%1.6%3.3%
Congregations31.4%40.0%8.6%5.7%14.3%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Jasper County:

1.66 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Jasper County:

7.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

2.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

15.5%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Jasper County:

34.5%
Mississippi:

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

19.3%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$1,625
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$140
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$700
Water Supply 0$0 1$700
Totals for Government 0$0 11$3,165

6.13% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,725 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.13%
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 Jones County, MS  2.41% ($23,324 average AGI)
from Clarke County, MS  0.40% ($25,043)
from Forrest County, MS  0.28% ($16,438)


6.79% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,561 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.79%
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 Jones County, MS  2.79% ($28,932 average AGI)
to Clarke County, MS  0.34% ($38,300)
to Forrest County, MS  0.33% ($19,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Louin:

  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WIZK (1570 AM; daytime; 3 kW; BAY SPRINGS, MS; Owner: M. JEROME HUGHEY)
  • WQST (850 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FOREST, MS; Owner: ACE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WEEZ (890 AM; daytime; 10 kW; LAUREL, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMOX (1010 AM; 10 kW; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MAGNOLIA STATE B/C CO., INC.)
  • WALT (910 AM; 5 kW; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)
  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WMER (1390 AM; 5 kW; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MICHAEL H. GLASS)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWDF (720 AM; daytime; 5 kW; RICHLAND, MS; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Louin:

  • WMAW-FM (88.1 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WKZW (94.3 FM; SANDERSVILLE, MS; Owner: BLAKENEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WQST-FM (92.5 FM; FOREST, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WNSL (100.3 FM; LAUREL, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHER (99.3 FM; HEIDELBERG, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMBU (89.1 FM; FOREST, MS; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WKXI-FM (107.5 FM; MAGEE, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF MISSISSIPPI, L.L.C.)
  • WATP (90.7 FM; LAUREL, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WOKK (97.1 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WUSW (103.7 FM; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJKX (102.5 FM; ELLISVILLE, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBBN (95.9 FM; TAYLORSVILLE, MS; Owner: BLAKENEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • W217AQ (91.3 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WMSO (97.9 FM; NEWTON, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W218AY (91.5 FM; LAUREL, MS; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WZKS (104.1 FM; UNION, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Louin:

  • WMAW-TV (Channel 14; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • W36CU (Channel 36; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W46CL (Channel 46; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W52DE (Channel 52; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W65DE (Channel 65; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W52CS (Channel 52; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W59DE (Channel 59; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W53CE (Channel 53; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W34CH (Channel 34; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W20BS (Channel 20; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W36BY (Channel 36; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W43BM (Channel 43; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W69DJ (Channel 69; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Louin)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • BAXTER, 24 County Road 1560 (Lat: 32.170083 Lon: -89.182750), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 93 m, Call Sign: WQLC729
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6375.14 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/07/2009, Expiration Date: 12/07/2019, Certifier: Victor H Meena
    Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8661, Email:
  • LOUIN, 64 County Road 1543 (Lat: 32.081111 Lon: -89.254833), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 93 m, Call Sign: WQQL494
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/18/2013, Expiration Date: 01/18/2023, Certifier: Christopher Pickard
    Registrant: Peg Bandwidth, LLC, 5904 Stone Creek Drive, Suite 130, The Colony, TX 75056, Phone: (214) 770-8791, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-135 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3273B , Serial Number: 22-2094, Year manufactured: 1954, Airworthiness Date: 03/02/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Donald G Holloway, 1011 County Road 1519, Louin, MS 39338

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 36
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Louin

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Louin, MS
Most common first names in Louin, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2873.8 years
Mary2774.0 years
James2477.0 years
John2173.8 years
George1972.1 years
Robert1574.5 years
Lillie1176.9 years
Ruby1078.0 years
Willie1073.4 years
Walter883.9 years
Most common last names in Louin, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2477.7 years
Mcneil2474.9 years
Jones2071.3 years
Sims1875.8 years
Johnson1875.2 years
Simmons1882.1 years
Read1679.7 years
Ishee1675.3 years
Bassett1579.3 years
Wedgeworth1578.0 years
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