Macon, Mississippi

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Population in 2017: 2,537 (94% urban, 6% rural).
Population change since 2000: +3.1%
Males: 1,163  (45.8%)
Females: 1,374  (54.2%)
Median resident age:

30.2 years
Mississippi median age:

37.5 years

Zip codes: 39341.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $28,899 (it was $20,800 in 2000)
Macon:

$28,899
MS:

$43,529

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $18,330 (it was $12,568 in 2000)

Macon city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $78,214 (it was $42,100 in 2000)
Macon:

$78,214
MS:

$120,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $105,758; detached houses: $124,986; mobile homes: $24,485

Median gross rent in 2017: $492.

March 2019 cost of living index in Macon: 77.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 49.4%
(33.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 56.8% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Macon, MS (2010)
    • 2,13177.0%Black alone
    • 60021.7%White alone
    • 130.5%Asian alone
    • 130.5%Hispanic
    • 70.3%Two or more races
    • 30.1%American Indian alone
    • 10.04%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists, there were 18 registered sex offenders living in Macon, Mississippi as of February 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Macon is 147 to 1.



Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.88
Mississippi average:

2.14
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Ancestries: American (6.7%), English (5.3%), African (2.7%), Irish (1.4%), German (1.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 210 feet

Land area: 1.51 square miles.

Population density: 1,675 people per square mile   (low).

Macon, Mississippi map

30 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.1%
Mississippi:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $794 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $728 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tuscaloosa, AL (59.8 miles , pop. 77,906).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (105.0 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (464.3 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Brooksville, MS (2.9 miles ),
Shuqualak, MS (3.0 miles ),
Crawford, MS (3.7 miles ),
Memphis, AL (3.9 miles),
Pickensville, AL (4.3 miles ),
Scooba, MS (4.5 miles ),
Panola-Geiger, AL (4.5 miles ),
Artesia, MS (4.6 miles )

Latitude: 33.11 N, Longitude: 88.56 W

Area code: 662

Distribution of median household income in Macon, MS in 2017
Distribution of house value in Macon, MS in 2017
Macon satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $74,800
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $63,200
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $29,000
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $66,700
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $71,600
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $68,600
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $60,500
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $87,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Macon, MS residents
Average permit cost in Macon, MS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.4%
Mississippi:

4.8%
Most common industries in Macon, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Food (13.5%)
  • Educational services (8.1%)
  • Health care (6.3%)
  • Public administration (5.7%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (5.7%)
  • Apparel (5.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.3%)
  • Construction (7.3%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (7.0%)
  • Food (6.5%)
  • Public administration (6.5%)
  • Wood products (5.8%)
  • Health care (5.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Food (20.9%)
  • Educational services (12.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.3%)
  • Apparel (7.9%)
  • Health care (7.1%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.0%)
  • Public administration (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Macon, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.1%)
  • Food processing workers (3.9%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (3.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.7%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (7.4%)
  • Food processing workers (7.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.9%)
  • Cashiers (6.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.5%)

Average climate in Macon, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Macon-area historical tornado activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 98% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.6 miles away from the Macon city center killed 3 people and injured 178 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/12/1986, a category F4 tornado 28.6 miles away from the city center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Macon-area historical earthquake activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 78.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 59.1 miles away from the city 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 48.6 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 157.0 miles away from Macon center
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 201.6 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 193.7 miles away from Macon 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 Noxubee County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Floods: 2, Freezes: 2, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Macon topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Macon:

  • NOXUBEE GENERAL CRITICAL ACCESS HOSP (606 NORTH JEFFERSON STREET)
  • NOXUBEE COUNTY NURSING HOME (606 NORTH JEFFERSON STREET)
  • RCG MACON (NOXUBEE COUNTY) (703 NORTH WASHINGTON STREET)

Airports located in Macon:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Macon:

  • East Mississippi Community College (about 21 miles; Scooba, MS; Full-time enrollment: 5,180)
  • Mississippi State University (about 28 miles; Mississippi State, MS; FT enrollment: 18,237)
  • Mississippi University for Women (about 28 miles; Columbus, MS; FT enrollment: 2,565)
  • University of West Alabama (about 43 miles; Livingston, AL; FT enrollment: 3,394)
  • Meridian Community College (about 53 miles; Meridian, MS; FT enrollment: 2,750)
  • East Central Community College (about 57 miles; Decatur, MS; FT enrollment: 2,380)
  • Shelton State Community College (about 58 miles; Tuscaloosa, AL; FT enrollment: 4,106)

Public high schools in Macon:

Private high school in Macon:

Public elementary/middle schools in Macon:

See full list of schools located in Macon

Library in Macon:

  • NOXUBEE COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $116,222; Location: 103 EAST KING STREET; 21,406 books; 330 audio materials; 440 video materials; 53 state licensed databases; 4 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Macon: Noxubee County Courthouse (A), Macon City Hall (B), Macon Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Macon include: West Sdie Baptist Church (A), Saint Paul United Methodist Church (B), Saint Paul Missionary Baptist Church (C), Macon Presbyterian Church (D), Macon Independant Methodist Church (E), First United Methodist Church (F), First Baptist Church (G), Church of Christ (H), Calvary Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Cedar Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: The Sports Shop (Amusement & Theme Parks; 704 Cedar Creek Road).

Hotels: Oak Tree Inn (12686 Highway 45), Budget Inn (311 North Jefferson Street).

Court: Noxubee County - Macon- Justice Court Clerk (507 South Jefferson Street).

Birthplace of: Pushmataha - Native leader, Ben Ames Williams - Writer, Carey Bell - Blues musician, Darion Conner - Football player, Eddy Clearwater - Chicago blues musician, T. R. Hummer - Poet, William F. Brantley - Confederate Army general, Chris Jones (Canadian football) - Football player, Cornelius Cash - Basketball player, Gene Short - Basketball player.

Noxubee County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.6 people
Mississippi:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

66.1%
Whole state:

69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.7%
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: 0.2% of all households
64 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
23 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
110 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
58 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Macon (2011 data):

  • The Citizens National Bank of Meridian: Macon Branch at 313 South Jefferson Street, branch established on 1800/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,115.7 mil, Deposits: $932.3 mil, headquarters in Meridian, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 29 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens National Banc Corp.
  • BankFirst Financial Services: Bankfirst Financial Services at 110 South Jefferson Street, branch established on 1888/06/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $718.9 mil, Deposits: $600.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Bankfirst Capital Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Macon:

Marital status in Macon, MS
  • Never married: 59.8%
  • Now married: 25.3%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 4.4%

For population 25 years and over in Macon:

  • High school or higher: 71.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.5%
  • Unemployed: 10.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.2
Mississippi average:

11.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Macon
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Macon, MS (based on Noxubee County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,66923
Black Protestant2,14414
Mainline Protestant8588
Catholic601
Other41
None5,810-
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: 5
Noxubee County:

4.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
This county:

6.75 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
Here:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

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

14.4%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Noxubee County:

35.9%
Mississippi:

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

15.0%
State:

14.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.9%
Mississippi:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Macon:

44.7%
Mississippi:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Macon:

30.0
Mississippi:

29.2

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

18.6%
Mississippi:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Macon:

14.6%
Mississippi:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Macon:

35.7%
State:

34.6%

General health condition:
Macon:

53.3%
Mississippi:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Macon:

80.6%
Mississippi:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Macon, MS Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Judicial and Legal 7$39,771$68,1794$2,893
Solid Waste Management 5$8,044$19,3060$0
Parks and Recreation 3$8,108$32,4320$0
Other Government Administration 2$7,990$47,9407$7,301
Fire - Other 0$0 2$208
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 17$63,913$45,11513$10,402

Macon government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $467,000 ($184.08)
    Air Transportation: $347,000 ($136.78)
    General - Other: $39,000 ($15.37)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $755,000 ($297.60)
    Central Staff Services: $622,000 ($245.17)
    Regular Highways: $420,000 ($165.55)
    Water Utilities: $335,000 ($132.05)
    Sewerage: $180,000 ($70.95)
    Parks and Recreation: $177,000 ($69.77)
    Solid Waste Management: $174,000 ($68.58)
    Local Fire Protection: $68,000 ($26.80)
    Housing and Community Development: $34,000 ($13.40)
    Correctional Institutions: $28,000 ($11.04)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $17,000 ($6.70)
    Financial Administration: $16,000 ($6.31)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $8,000 ($3.15)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $43,000 ($16.95)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $44,000 ($17.34)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $935,000 ($368.55)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $79,000 ($31.14)

Macon government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $326,000 ($128.50)
    Solid Waste Management: $189,000 ($74.50)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $347,000 ($136.78)
    Other: $82,000 ($32.32)
    Housing and Community Development: $34,000 ($13.40)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $7,000 ($2.76)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $45,000 ($17.74)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($0.79)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $584,000 ($230.19)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $607,000 ($239.26)
    Sewerage: $481,000 ($189.59)
    Water Utilities: $287,000 ($113.13)
    Other: $4,000 ($1.58)
  • Tax - Property: $757,000 ($298.38)
    Public Utilities Sales: $184,000 ($72.53)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $9,000 ($3.55)
    Other License: $2,000 ($0.79)

Macon government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,539,000 ($1394.95)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,661,000 ($1048.88)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,740,000 ($685.85)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $862,000 ($339.77)

Macon government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $47,000 ($18.53)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,180,000 ($465.12)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,028,000 ($405.20)

3.19% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($34,296 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.19%
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 Lowndes County, MS  0.71% ($33,393 average AGI)
from Oktibbeha County, MS  0.61% ($28,458)


4.36% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($28,613 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.36%
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 Lowndes County, MS  1.21% ($22,729 average AGI)
Businesses in Macon, MS
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AutoZone1Subway1
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Strongest AM radio stations in Macon:

  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMOX (1010 AM; 10 kW; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MAGNOLIA STATE B/C CO., INC.)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WYLS (670 AM; daytime; 5 kW; YORK, AL; Owner: GRANTELL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WIRL (1270 AM; daytime; 3 kW; LOUISVILLE, MS; Owner: HARRISON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WQST (850 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FOREST, MS; Owner: ACE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WALT (910 AM; 5 kW; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Macon:

  • WAJV (98.9 FM; BROOKSVILLE, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WMXU (106.1 FM; STARKVILLE, MS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WZBQ (94.1 FM; CARROLLTON, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSYE (93.3 FM; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: JMD, INC.)
  • WMBC (103.1 FM; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMAB-FM (89.9 FM; ACKERMAN, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WALN (89.3 FM; CARROLLTON, AL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WSMS (99.9 FM; ARTESIA, MS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • WMSU (92.1 FM; STARKVILLE, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WMSV (91.1 FM; STARKVILLE, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WLSM-FM (107.1 FM; LOUISVILLE, MS; Owner: HARRISON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKOR-FM (94.9 FM; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Macon:

  • WMAB-TV (Channel 2; MISSISSIPPI STATE, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WCBI-TV (Channel 4; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: COLUMBUS TELEVISION, INC.)
Macon fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Macon fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 44Number of bridges
  • 574ft / 175mTotal length
  • $1,774,941,000Total costs
  • 63,970Total average daily traffic
  • 11,124Total average daily truck traffic
  • 73,245Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Macon, MS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31920-1929
  • 81930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 91970-1979
  • 51980-1989
  • 61990-1999
  • 52000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Macon, MS

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Macon)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Macon, MS)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • Paulette, Lat: 33.084250 Lon: -88.451083, Type: Pole, Structure height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WQQR763,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 02/20/2013, Expiration Date: 02/20/2023, Certifier: Frank Golden, Registrant: Radio Licensing Services, Milwaukie, OR 97269, Phone: (503) 659-1240, Fax: (503) 794-3759, Email:
  • Lat: 33.058389 Lon: -88.562250, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 100.5 m, Overall height: 103.6 m, Call Sign: WQQR763,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 02/20/2013, Expiration Date: 02/20/2023, Certifier: Frank Golden, Registrant: Radio Licensing Services, Milwaukie, OR 97269, Phone: (503) 659-1240, Fax: (503) 794-3759, Email:
  • S Macon, 9408 Hwy 45 (Lat: 33.058389 Lon: -88.562250), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 100.5 m, Overall height: 103.6 m, Call Sign: WQUA662,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.84 MHz, 6375.14 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6375.14 MHz, 6375.14 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6375.14 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, Grant Date: 05/21/2014, Expiration Date: 05/21/2024, Certifier: David J Kilpatrick, Registrant: Utc Spectrum Services, 11209 20th Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 872-0030, Fax: (202) 872-1331, Email:
  • 9ME0642A, 23222 Highway 14 (Lat: 33.092833 Lon: -88.426194), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 106.7 m, Overall height: 109.1 m, Call Sign: WQWR936,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/03/2015, Expiration Date: 11/03/2025, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • 3.9mi Sw Of (Lat: 33.088444 Lon: -88.628361), Structure height: 92.4 m, Call Sign: WAC240,
    Assigned Frequencies: 7075.00 MHz, Grant Date: 06/24/1980, Expiration Date: 06/01/1987, Cancellation Date: 06/11/2000, Registrant: Wtwv, Inc, Tupelo, MS 38801
  • 3.9mi Sw Of Macon (Lat: 33.088444 Lon: -88.628361), Structure height: 92.4 m, Call Sign: WAC246,
    Assigned Frequencies: 7025.00 MHz, Grant Date: 06/24/1980, Expiration Date: 06/01/1987, Cancellation Date: 06/11/2000, Registrant: Wtwv, Inc, Tupelo, MS 38801
  • MACON, Washington Street (Lat: 33.111222 Lon: -88.558639), Overall height: 53.3 m, Call Sign: WGI29,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5960.00 MHz, 6078.60 MHz, Grant Date: 08/24/1990, Expiration Date: 08/01/2000, Cancellation Date: 12/09/1998, Registrant: South Central Bell Telephone Company Bellsouth Services, North W1h1 3535 Colonnade Parkway, Birmingham, AL 35243

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KE5JIY, Licensee ID: L01167233, Grant Date: 05/25/2016, Expiration Date: 06/27/2026, Certifier: Robert T Stuart, Registrant: Robert T Stuart, 357 Lisa Marie Rd, Macon, MS 39341
  • Call Sign: KD0DPM, Licensee ID: L01388235, Grant Date: 02/15/2018, Expiration Date: 04/08/2028, Certifier: Evan R Ratzlaff, Registrant: Evan R Ratzlaff, 2583 Douglass Rd, Macon, MS 39341
  • Call Sign: KE5UGE, Licensee ID: L01394593, Grant Date: 04/28/2008, Expiration Date: 04/28/2018, Certifier: Jamal Fowler, Registrant: Jamal Fowler, 612 Stewart Road, Macon, MS 39341


FAA Registered Aircraft:

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

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 31
  • Hazardous Condition: 4
  • Good Intent Call: 3
Fire incident types in Macon, MS

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Macon, MS
Most common first names in Macon, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary8278.8 years
John6878.3 years
James6573.2 years
Willie6572.3 years
Robert5369.6 years
Annie4980.2 years
William4172.7 years
Henry3475.6 years
George2976.5 years
Joe2575.9 years
Most common last names in Macon, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4473.1 years
Cotton4372.9 years
Williams4373.9 years
Jones3876.3 years
Moore3075.7 years
Stewart3078.2 years
Walker2971.9 years
Spann2871.6 years
Sanders2774.3 years
Triplett2481.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Macon, MS
  • 56.9%Utility gas
  • 37.6%Electricity
  • 4.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Macon, MS
  • 56.4%Electricity
  • 38.8%Utility gas
  • 4.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Macon compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
There are 9 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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  • William Anderson Thomas, Jr. (1)

Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2020.