For population 25 years and over in Lucedale:
For population 15 years and over in Lucedale city:
23 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $809 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Mobile, AL (33.4 miles , pop. 198,915).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: New Orleans, LA (109.3 miles , pop. 484,674).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (413.2 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Leakesville, MS (4.0 miles ), Hurley, MS (4.3 miles ), McLain, MS (4.3 miles ), Semmes, AL (4.4 miles) , Wade, MS (4.4 miles ), Gulfcrest, AL (4.7 miles) , Chunchula, AL (4.8 miles ), Citronelle, AL (4.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 30.92 N, Longitude: 88.59 W
Area code: 601
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Lucedale detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 20 (14 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -284 (-10.4%).
Work and jobs in Lucedale: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Lucedale, Mississippi
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Lucedale-area historical tornado activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 128% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/19/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.7 miles away from the Lucedale city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 3/27/1976, a category F3 tornado 5.8 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Lucedale-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 94% 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 79.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/16/1993 at 10:54:32, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 59.1 miles away from Lucedale center
On 10/26/1997 at 23:27:12, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 77.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1996 at 14:15:50, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 83.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/30/2003 at 02:28:03, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 64.9 miles away from Lucedale center
On 3/22/2005 at 08:11:50, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 70.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in George County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Storms: 3, Tropical Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Eric Moulds - 2005 NFL player (Buffalo Bills, born: Jul 17, 1973), John Nix - 2005 NFL player (Arizona Cardinals, born: Nov 24, 1976), Dee McCann - Player of and football, Ruthie Bolton - WNBA player (Sacramento Monarchs, born: May 25, 1967).
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Lucedale and their reported violations in the past:COMBINED UTILITIES (Population served: 3870, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:CITY OF LUCEDALE (Population served: 2458, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:BEXLEY WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 980, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 25.1%
(9.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 72.1% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 27.1% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
58 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
People in group quarters in Lucedale in 2000:
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Religion statistics for Lucedale city (based on George County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 74.78%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.21% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,577 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:
5.32% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,050 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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Lucedale fatal accident list:
Sep 8, 1999 08:01 PM, Winter St, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 29, 1984 02:38 PM, 200028, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jun 24, 1983 03:48 PM, 200028, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 26, 1982 07:30 AM, 2099999999, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Sep 19, 1977 04:30 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 18, 1975 12:10 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 23See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Lucedale, MS
Total length: 207 meters (679ft)
Total average daily traffic: 83,200
Total average daily truck traffic: 8,705
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Lucedale)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 193 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Lucedale, MS)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 14 (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: 13 (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 Amateur Radio Licenses: 94 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lucedale)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 37 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Lucedale)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 9 patent applications in 2008-2014.