Madison, Mississippi

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Population in 2017: 25,627 (97% urban, 3% rural).
Population change since 2000: +74.4%
Males: 12,669  (49.4%)
Females: 12,958  (50.6%)
Median resident age:

41.0 years
Mississippi median age:

37.5 years

Zip codes: 39110.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $103,684 (it was $71,266 in 2000)
Madison:

$103,684
MS:

$43,529

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $46,013 (it was $29,082 in 2000)

Madison city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $281,422 (it was $135,400 in 2000)
Madison:

$281,422
MS:

$120,200

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,444.

March 2019 cost of living index in Madison: 87.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 3.1%
(2.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.4% for Black residents, 4.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 2.9% for other race residents, 14.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Madison, MS (2017)
    • 21,49684.5%White alone
    • 2,3119.1%Black alone
    • 7332.9%Asian alone
    • 2501.0%Hispanic
    • 1920.8%Other race alone
    • 2130.8%Two or more races
    • 450.2%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists, there were 17 registered sex offenders living in Madison, Mississippi as of July 14, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Madison is 1,498 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Madison by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(12.1)
1
(6.0)
4
(22.8)
5
(28.0)
2
(11.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.9)
1
(3.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.8)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
4
(24.0)
2
(11.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.5)
1
(4.5)
7
(28.9)
3
(12.2)
2
(8.0)
2
(7.8)
1
(3.9)
4
(15.3)
1
(3.8)
2
(7.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
8
(48.3)
2
(12.0)
8
(45.6)
13
(72.8)
10
(55.4)
14
(62.9)
12
(49.5)
11
(44.6)
14
(55.9)
11
(43.0)
18
(69.9)
10
(38.3)
9
(34.2)
16
(61.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
9
(54.3)
10
(60.0)
17
(96.8)
13
(72.8)
13
(72.1)
9
(40.4)
18
(74.3)
8
(32.5)
10
(39.9)
20
(78.2)
12
(46.6)
14
(53.6)
13
(49.4)
7
(27.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
175
(1,056)
195
(1,169)
199
(1,134)
183
(1,025)
253
(1,402)
197
(884.4)
199
(821.0)
202
(819.5)
151
(602.9)
231
(903.3)
227
(881.1)
175
(670.0)
231
(877.0)
231
(894.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(12.1)
6
(36.0)
4
(22.8)
6
(33.6)
7
(38.8)
3
(13.5)
3
(12.4)
2
(8.1)
2
(8.0)
12
(46.9)
5
(19.4)
9
(34.5)
7
(26.6)
3
(11.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)66.368.284.785.785.953.260.948.341.167.358.345.651.753.3

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Madison, MS

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 79 (58 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.25
Mississippi average:

0.93
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Ancestries: English (19.9%), American (13.8%), Irish (8.7%), German (6.2%), Scotch-Irish (4.8%), European (3.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 335 feet

Land area: 13.5 square miles.

Population density: 1,901 people per square mile   (low).

Madison, Mississippi map

915 residents are foreign born (0.6% Europe, 0.5% Asia).

This city:

3.5%
Mississippi:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,274 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,469 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, MS (11.0 miles , pop. 184,256).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (151.1 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (363.6 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Ridgeland, MS (1.7 miles ),
Flowood, MS (3.1 miles ),
Jackson, MS (3.3 miles ),
Canton, MS (3.4 miles ),
Pearl, MS (3.6 miles ),
Flora, MS (3.6 miles ),
Brandon, MS (3.7 miles ),
Clinton, MS (3.9 miles )

Latitude: 32.46 N, Longitude: 90.11 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,722 (-6.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,828 (27.3%)

Area code: 601

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 138 buildings, average cost: $112,100
  • 1998: 156 buildings, average cost: $126,700
  • 1999: 139 buildings, average cost: $135,800
  • 2000: 110 buildings, average cost: $158,700
  • 2001: 181 buildings, average cost: $152,700
  • 2002: 246 buildings, average cost: $165,400
  • 2003: 276 buildings, average cost: $173,900
  • 2004: 294 buildings, average cost: $214,500
  • 2005: 170 buildings, average cost: $205,600
  • 2006: 186 buildings, average cost: $260,200
  • 2007: 127 buildings, average cost: $249,200
  • 2008: 94 buildings, average cost: $289,200
  • 2009: 122 buildings, average cost: $285,100
  • 2010: 118 buildings, average cost: $299,200
  • 2011: 82 buildings, average cost: $345,200
  • 2012: 123 buildings, average cost: $327,800
  • 2013: 186 buildings, average cost: $337,300
  • 2014: 135 buildings, average cost: $319,800
  • 2015: 104 buildings, average cost: $348,400
  • 2016: 112 buildings, average cost: $341,800
  • 2017: 93 buildings, average cost: $367,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Madison, MS residents
Average permit cost in Madison, MS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.2%
Mississippi:

4.8%
Historical population in Madison, MS
Historical housing units in Madison, MS
Most common industries in Madison, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Finance & insurance (11.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.0%)
  • Health care (10.7%)
  • Educational services (8.9%)
  • Public administration (6.8%)
  • Construction (4.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.3%)
  • Construction (8.1%)
  • Public administration (7.8%)
  • Health care (5.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.6%)
  • Educational services (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.0%)
  • Educational services (13.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (12.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.8%)
  • Public administration (5.7%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.1%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Madison, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.1%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.6%)
  • Top executives (4.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Registered nurses (4.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (9.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.7%)
  • Top executives (6.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.5%)
  • Lawyers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.7%)
  • Registered nurses (7.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.3%)
  • Accountants and auditors (5.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.7%)

Average climate in Madison, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Madison, Mississippi environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 79.9. This is about average.

City:

79.9
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.136. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.136
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.76. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.76
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.478. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.478
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 20.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.4
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.80. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.80
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Madison-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 164% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/24/2001, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.7 miles away from the Madison city center killed 2 people and injured 21 people and caused $12 million in damages.

On 3/29/1976, a category F4 tornado 10.7 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 177 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Madison-area historical earthquake activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 80% 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 190.6 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 178.2 miles away from Madison 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 220.3 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 127.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 157.8 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) earthquake occurred 320.2 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 Madison County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 10, Floods: 8, Hurricanes: 4, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Madison topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Madison:

  • LIFE SOURCES SERVICES, LLC (129 EXECUTIVE DRIVE, SUITE C,)
  • THE NICHOLS CENTER (1308 HIGHWAY 51 NORTH)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Madison:

  • HOSPICE MINISTRIES, INC (Hospital, about 4 miles away; RIDGELAND, MS)
  • HIGHLAND HOME (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; RIDGELAND, MS)
  • PROVIDENCE HOSPICE LLC (Hospital, about 5 miles away; JACKSON, MS)
  • STA HOME HOSPICE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; JACKSON, MS)
  • ALPHA HEALTHCARE, LLC (Hospital, about 6 miles away; JACKSON, MS)
  • DSI JACKSON NORTH (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; JACKSON, MS)
  • MANHATTAN NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER LLC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; JACKSON, MS)

Airports located in Madison:

Amtrak station near Madison:

  • 12 miles: JACKSON (300 W. CAPITOL ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

College/University in Madison:

  • ITT Technical Institute-Madison (Full-time enrollment: 170; Location: 382 Galleria Pkwy Ste 100; Private, for-profit; Website: www.itt-tech.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Madison:

  • Belhaven University (about 11 miles; Jackson, MS; Full-time enrollment: 3,147)
  • Jackson State University (about 13 miles; Jackson, MS; FT enrollment: 7,485)
  • Mississippi College (about 16 miles; Clinton, MS; FT enrollment: 3,919)
  • Hinds Community College (about 23 miles; Raymond, MS; FT enrollment: 9,115)
  • Holmes Community College (about 38 miles; Goodman, MS; FT enrollment: 5,352)
  • Copiah-Lincoln Community College (about 56 miles; Wesson, MS; FT enrollment: 2,532)
  • East Central Community College (about 59 miles; Decatur, MS; FT enrollment: 2,380)

Public high schools in Madison:

Private high schools in Madison:

  • MADISON-RIDGELAND ACADEMY (Students: 910, Location: 7601 OLD CANTON RD, Grades: PK-12)
  • ST JOSEPH CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 460, Location: 308 NEW MANNSDALE RD, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Madison:

Private elementary/middle school in Madison:

  • ST ANTHONY CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 281, Location: 1585 OLD MANNSDALE RD, Grades: PK-6)
See full list of schools located in Madison

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Madison First Church of God 747 Hwy 51 Madison, MS 39110

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Madison: Madison Fire Department Station 3 (A), Montgomery Historic House Museum (B), Madison Public Library (C), Madison City Hall (D), Madison Fire Department Station 2 (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Madison include: Broadmoor Baptist Church (A), Saint Paul Methodist Church (B), Saint Frances of Assisi Catholic Church (C), Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church (D), Bennett Chapel (E), Christian Union Church (F), Montgomery Memorial Methodist Church (G), First Presbyterian Church (H), First Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Memory Gardens (1), Natchez Trace Memorial Park Cemetery (2), Rosa Scott School Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Culley Lake (A), Lake Castle (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Super 8 Motel (405 Business Park Drive) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Birthplace of: Chris Spencer - 2005 NFL player (Seattle Seahawks, born: Mar 28, 1982), Chris Spencer (American football) - Football offensive lineman, Neill Berry - College basketball player (SE Louisiana Lions), Sammy Winder - Football player, Sarah Beth James - Beauty pageant winner, Tate Ellington - Actor.

Madison 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 Madison and their reported violations in the past:

CITY OF MADISON (Population served: 12,498, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 63 regular monitoring violations
STEVES PLAZA (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-12-2012), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-12-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-25-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2012)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.8 people
Mississippi:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

79.6%
Whole state:

69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

1.8%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
114 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
127 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with most branches in Madison (2011 data):

  • Trustmark National Bank: Madison Office, St. Catherine's Branch, Madison Branch, Hwy 463 Branch. 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
  • Community Trust Bank: Gluckstadt Branch, Madison Financial Center, Madison County Mobile Banking Center. Info updated 2011/10/14: Bank assets: $2,472.6 mil, Deposits: $1,908.3 mil, headquarters in Choudrant, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 32 total offices, Holding Company: Community Trust Financial Corporation
  • Merchants and Farmers Bank: Highland Colony Branch, Madison Admin Branch, Madison Branch. Info updated 2007/01/11: Bank assets: $1,561.3 mil, Deposits: $1,372.4 mil, headquarters in Kosciusko, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 39 total offices, Holding Company: First M & F Corporation
  • BankPlus: Strawberry Hill Drive Branch, Gluckstadt Branch, Hwy 463 Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $2,177.0 mil, Deposits: $1,696.4 mil, headquarters in Belzoni, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 62 total offices, Holding Company: Bancplus Corporation
  • BancorpSouth Bank: Colony Crossing Branch at 120 Colony Crossing, branch established on 2004/08/25; Madison Branch at 2174 Main Street, branch established on 1996/05/06. 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.
  • Regions Bank: Madison Station Shop N' Bank Branch at 1050 Highway 51 North, branch established on 1988/11/03; Highland Colony Branch at 109 Webster Circle, branch established on 2004/11/01. 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
  • BankFirst Financial Services: Gluckstadt Branch at 102 Dees Drive, branch established on 2006/06/30; Madison Branch at 1597 Highland Colony Parkway, branch established on 2008/02/19. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $718.9 mil, Deposits: $600.2 mil, headquarters in Macon, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Bankfirst Capital Corporation
  • Southern Bancorp Bank: Madison Branch at 1888 Main Street Crossing, Suite D, branch established on 2011/04/05. 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
  • Community Bank of Mississippi: Madison Branch at 998 Highway 51, branch established on 2010/09/01. Info updated 2010/04/06: Bank assets: $639.2 mil, Deposits: $566.3 mil, headquarters in Forest, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Community Bancshares Of Mississippi, Inc. Employee Stock Ownership Plan

For population 15 years and over in Madison:

Marital status in Madison, MS
  • Never married: 21.1%
  • Now married: 66.5%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 8.0%

For population 25 years and over in Madison:

  • High school or higher: 98.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 62.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 25.2%
  • Unemployed: 1.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
Mississippi average:

11.6

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Madison, MS (based on Madison County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant28,60754
Mainline Protestant8,63120
Black Protestant5,65031
Catholic5,2425
Other1,4455
Orthodox1351
None45,493-
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: 12
Madison County:

1.34 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Madison County:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Madison County:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 47
Here:

5.26 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 65
Madison County:

7.28 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

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

10.4%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Madison County:

28.4%
Mississippi:

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

10.2%
Mississippi:

14.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Madison:

51.7%
Mississippi:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

50.6%
Mississippi:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Madison:

28.6
Mississippi:

29.2

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.8%
Mississippi:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.4%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.3%
Mississippi:

34.6%

General health condition:
Here:

59.6%
Mississippi:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.0%
State:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Madison, 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
Police Protection - Officers 68$283,161$49,9702$4,251
Firefighters 38$135,005$42,6332$2,890
Streets and Highways 33$80,485$29,2671$388
Other and Unallocable 28$89,183$38,2210$0
Sewerage 13$51,790$47,8061$4,329
Other Government Administration 8$39,612$59,4187$7,000
Parks and Recreation 7$23,155$39,6946$795
Financial Administration 5$24,339$58,4140$0
Police - Other 5$15,177$36,4250$0
Judicial and Legal 4$29,561$88,6833$8,018
Water Supply 3$10,347$41,3880$0
Fire - Other 2$7,108$42,6480$0
Totals for Government 214$788,923$44,23922$27,671

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,959,000 ($115.46)
    Water Utilities: $1,401,000 ($54.67)
    Air Transportation: $598,000 ($23.33)
    Parks and Recreation: $481,000 ($18.77)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $6,681,000 ($260.70)
    Regular Highways: $3,291,000 ($128.42)
    Sewerage: $2,522,000 ($98.41)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,466,000 ($96.23)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,666,000 ($65.01)
    Central Staff Services: $1,514,000 ($59.08)
    Financial Administration: $1,432,000 ($55.88)
    Water Utilities: $1,118,000 ($43.63)
    Parks and Recreation: $769,000 ($30.01)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $618,000 ($24.12)
    Libraries: $157,000 ($6.13)
    Air Transportation: $78,000 ($3.04)
    General - Other: $43,000 ($1.68)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,342,000 ($52.37)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $279,000 ($10.89)
    Police Protection: $140,000 ($5.46)
    Local Fire Protection: $73,000 ($2.85)
    Central Staff Services: $72,000 ($2.81)
    Financial Administration: $29,000 ($1.13)
    Parks and Recreation: $9,000 ($0.35)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000 ($0.31)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $9,576,000 ($373.67)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $374,000 ($14.59)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,400,000 ($132.67)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,648,000 ($64.31)
    Air Transportation: $158,000 ($6.17)
    Parks and Recreation: $157,000 ($6.13)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $690,000 ($26.92)
    Air Transportation: $501,000 ($19.55)
    Other: $208,000 ($8.12)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $945,000 ($36.88)
    Other: $31,000 ($1.21)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $548,000 ($21.38)
    Rents: $283,000 ($11.04)
    Sale of Property: $194,000 ($7.57)
    General Revenue - Other: $100,000 ($3.90)
    Interest Earnings: $17,000 ($0.66)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,180,000 ($46.05)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $6,636,000 ($258.95)
    Other: $22,000 ($0.86)
    Housing and Community Development: $20,000 ($0.78)
  • Tax - Property: $10,705,000 ($417.72)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,223,000 ($47.72)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $805,000 ($31.41)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $47,093,000 ($1837.63)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $45,835,000 ($1788.54)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,002,000 ($351.27)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,744,000 ($302.18)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,516,000 ($215.24)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,628,000 ($258.63)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $200,000 ($7.80)

8.65% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($67,362 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.65%
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 Hinds County, MS  3.03% ($57,655 average AGI)
from Rankin County, MS  1.13% ($71,029)
from Yazoo County, MS  0.18% ($38,690)


7.71% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($80,897 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.71%
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 Hinds County, MS  2.02% ($51,122 average AGI)
to Rankin County, MS  1.35% ($56,222)
to Yazoo County, MS  0.10% ($39,763)
Businesses in Madison, MS
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2Kroger2
Ace Hardware1Little Caesars Pizza1
Applebee's1Lowe's1
Blockbuster1McDonald's2
Burger King1Nike3
CVS2Pizza Hut1
Chick-Fil-A1Popeyes1
Cold Stone Creamery1Rite Aid1
Domino's Pizza1Subway3
FedEx7Super 81
GNC1T-Mobile1
GameStop1UPS7
H&R Block1Walgreens1
Home Depot1Walmart1
Jones New York1Wendy's2
KFC1

Strongest AM radio stations in Madison:

  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WIIN (780 AM; daytime; 5 kW; RIDGELAND, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH RADIO, INC)
  • WSLI (930 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MS; Owner: SPORTSRAD, INC.)
  • WJDX (620 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOAD (1300 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF MISSISSIPPI, L.L.C.)
  • WWDF (720 AM; daytime; 5 kW; RICHLAND, MS; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WZRX (1590 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTWZ (1120 AM; daytime; 8 kW; CLINTON, MS; Owner: WOOD BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WONG (1150 AM; 1 kW; CANTON, MS; Owner: MARION R. WILLIAMS)
  • WQST (850 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FOREST, MS; Owner: ACE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKXI (1400 AM; 1 kW; JACKSON, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF MISSISSIPPI, L.L.C.)
  • WJXN (1450 AM; 1 kW; JACKSON, MS; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Madison:

  • WYOY (101.7 FM; GLUCKSTADT, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH RADIO, INC)
  • WDBT (95.5 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMSI-FM (102.9 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTYX (94.7 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: BACKYARD BROADCASTING MISSISSIPPI, LLC)
  • WSTZ-FM (106.7 FM; VICKSBURG, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJMI (99.7 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF MISSISSIPPI, L.L.C.)
  • WYJS (105.9 FM; PICKENS, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF MISSISSIPPI, LLC)
  • WMPN-FM (91.3 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WUSJ (96.3 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJKK (98.7 FM; VICKSBURG, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH RADIO, INC.)
  • WKXI-FM (107.5 FM; MAGEE, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF MISSISSIPPI, L.L.C.)
  • WRXW (93.9 FM; PEARL, MS; Owner: BACKYARD BROADCASTING MISSISSIPPI, LLC)
  • WQST-FM (92.5 FM; FOREST, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WMPR (90.1 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: J.C. MAXWELL BROADCASTING GROUP, INC)
  • WHJT (93.5 FM; CLINTON, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI COLLEGE)
  • WFMN (97.3 FM; FLORA, MS; Owner: WFMN RADIO, INC.)
  • WJSU-FM (88.5 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: JACKSON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WJXN-FM (100.9 FM; UTICA, MS; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRJH (97.7 FM; BRANDON, MS; Owner: ON TOP COMMUNICATIONS OF MISSISSIPPI, LLC)
  • WYAB (93.1 FM; YAZOO CITY, MS; Owner: SSR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Madison:

  • W46CW (Channel 46; JACKSON/BRANDON, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WJTV (Channel 12; JACKSON, MS; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLBT (Channel 3; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CIVCO, INC.)
  • WDBD (Channel 40; JACKSON, MS; Owner: WDBD LICENSE CORP.)
  • WBMS-CA (Channel 10; JACKSON, MS; Owner: GENE A. BLAILOCK)
  • WMPN-TV (Channel 29; JACKSON, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WJKO-LP (Channel 64; JACKSON, MS; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WJMF-LP (Channel 53; JACKSON, MS; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJXF-LP (Channel 49; JACKSON, MS; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAPT (Channel 16; JACKSON, MS; Owner: WAPT HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WBXK-CA (Channel 8; JACKSON, ETC., MS; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • W23BC (Channel 23; JACKSON, MS; Owner: JACKSON STATE UNIVERSITY)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Madison fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 46Number of bridges
  • 315ft / 96.2mTotal length
  • $196,378,000Total costs
  • 452,580Total average daily traffic
  • 34,768Total average daily truck traffic
  • 525,090Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Madison, MS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 31950-1959
  • 151960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 71990-1999
  • 92000-2009
  • 42010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Madison, MS
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Madison)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 113 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Madison, MS)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 175 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Madison)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Madison)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 98 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED87$169,049151$227,432511$203,52421$49,87055$199,195
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$217,9255$271,84838$197,7652$191,6052$352,155
APPLICATIONS DENIED9$193,03911$225,12581$215,28611$36,6393$80,813
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN10$162,69516$201,90682$204,6171$138,2804$139,963
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$204,7874$170,24822$170,1670$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0301.01 , 0302.02, 0302.03, 0302.04

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED27$251,73647$245,221
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$280,93512$248,600
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$253,6597$254,710
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$359,5103$241,880
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$310,9302$339,510

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0301.01 , 0302.02, 0302.03, 0302.04

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Madison, MS
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Madison, MS - Value

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 115. The highest number of fire incidents - 168 took place in 2006, and the least - 74 in 2009. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Madison, MS When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (46.9%), and Structure Fires (29.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Madison, MS
    • 86646.9%Outside Fires
    • 53529.0%Structure Fires
    • 36719.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 774.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Madison, MS

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Madison, Mississippi:

  • Super 8 Motel, 405 Business Park Dr, Madison, Mississippi 39110 , Phone: (601) 853-3330, Fax: (601) 898-4065
  • Hilton Garden Inn Jackson/Madison, 320 New Mannsdale Rd, Madison, Mississippi 39110 , Phone: (601) 420-0442
  • Courtyard by Marriott Jackson Madison, 601 Baptist Dr, Madison, Mississippi 39110 , Phone: (601) 605-8810
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Madison, Mississippi
Most common first names in Madison, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary8583.3 years
James6972.3 years
John6777.8 years
William6374.6 years
Robert5276.4 years
Dorothy3081.8 years
Willie3078.5 years
Charles2976.0 years
Ruth2883.9 years
Henry2678.6 years
Most common last names in Madison, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4979.8 years
Brown3073.9 years
Williams2877.9 years
Jones2377.9 years
Johnson2280.7 years
Moore2180.0 years
Lewis2075.7 years
Davis1774.2 years
Cox1779.6 years
Bouldin1774.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Madison, MS
  • 71.7%Utility gas
  • 27.2%Electricity
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Madison, MS
  • 53.7%Utility gas
  • 44.6%Electricity
  • 1.6%No fuel used


Madison compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Median household income significantly above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Madison on our top lists:

  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of one, detached housing units in structures (2,000+ housing units)"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of burglaries per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #89 (39110) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of English first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
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