Magee, Mississippi

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Population in 2017: 4,274 (93% urban, 7% rural).
Population change since 2000: +1.8%
 
Males: 2,067  (48.4%)
Females: 2,207  (51.6%)
Median resident age:

31.2 years
Mississippi median age:

37.5 years

Zip codes: 39111, 39114, 39119.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $28,870 (it was $20,779 in 2000)
Magee:

$28,870
MS:

$43,529

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $16,418 (it was $11,257 in 2000)

Magee city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $98,278 (it was $52,900 in 2000)
Magee:

$98,278
MS:

$120,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $124,317; detached houses: $129,550; mobile homes: $44,062

Median gross rent in 2017: $635.

March 2019 cost of living index in Magee: 83.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 31.8%
(27.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 36.8% for Black residents, 18.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Magee, MS (2017)
    • 2,08547.7%Black alone
    • 2,07147.3%White alone
    • 1974.5%Hispanic
    • 170.4%Two or more races
    • 40.09%Asian alone
    • 30.07%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists, there were 20 registered sex offenders living in Magee, Mississippi as of February 22, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Magee is 219 to 1.


Crime rates in Magee by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2011

2014

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(23.6)
1
(23.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(23.6)
1
(23.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.6)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
4
(94.2)
2
(46.8)
1
(23.2)
4
(90.4)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
5
(117.8)
1
(23.4)
6
(139.1)
24
(542.4)
2
(44.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
20
(471.1)
27
(631.1)
21
(486.8)
33
(745.8)
23
(516.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
139
(3,274)
76
(1,777)
95
(2,202)
25
(565.0)
39
(875.6)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
14
(329.8)
12
(280.5)
15
(347.7)
2
(45.2)
5
(112.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(45.2)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)308.1221.8184.7232.189.1

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City-data.com crime index in Magee, MS

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 21 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.53
Mississippi average:

0.93
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Ancestries: American (6.5%), English (3.8%), Scottish (2.6%), German (1.8%), Irish (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 02/25/1900

Elevation: 430 feet

Land area: 4.88 square miles.

Population density: 876 people per square mile   (low).

Magee, Mississippi map

67 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.5%
Mississippi:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $669 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $926 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, MS (41.5 miles , pop. 184,256).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (128.5 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (365.9 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Mount Olive, MS (3.0 miles ),
Mendenhall, MS (3.2 miles ),
Mize, MS (3.2 miles ),
D'Lo, MS (3.5 miles ),
Puckett, MS (3.8 miles ),
Raleigh, MS (4.1 miles ),
Braxton, MS (4.2 miles),
New Hebron, MS (4.2 miles )

Latitude: 31.87 N, Longitude: 89.73 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,723 (+39.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 507 (35.2%)

Area code: 601

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 14 buildings, average cost: $57,900
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $96,600
  • 1999: 9 buildings, average cost: $118,500
  • 2000: 11 buildings, average cost: $64,500
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $167,500
  • 2002: 9 buildings, average cost: $65,900
  • 2003: 16 buildings, average cost: $72,300
  • 2004: 16 buildings, average cost: $53,500
  • 2005: 14 buildings, average cost: $73,500
  • 2006: 16 buildings, average cost: $82,200
  • 2007: 12 buildings, average cost: $82,200
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $93,300
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $146,800
  • 2012: 7 buildings, average cost: $62,800
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 2017: 3 buildings, average cost: $135,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Magee, MS residents
Average permit cost in Magee, MS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.6%
Mississippi:

4.8%
Historical population in Magee, MS
Historical housing units in Magee, MS

Population change in the 1990s: +528 (+14.4%).
Most common industries in Magee, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (16.4%)
  • Educational services (7.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.7%)
  • Social assistance (5.1%)
  • Construction (5.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (9.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.9%)
  • Truck transportation (6.5%)
  • Health care (5.5%)
  • Social assistance (4.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.7%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (26.8%)
  • Educational services (10.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.5%)
  • Social assistance (5.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (2.9%)
Most common occupations in Magee, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.1%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.1%)
  • Cashiers (5.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.5%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (4.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Health technologists and technicians (9.9%)
  • Cashiers (8.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.0%)

Average climate in Magee, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Magee-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 159% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/26/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.9 miles away from the Magee city center injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 11/22/1992, a category F4 tornado 12.7 miles away from the city center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Magee-area historical earthquake activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 82% 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 154.2 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 179.1 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 281.2 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 118.2 miles away from Magee center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 262.6 miles away from Magee center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 168.6 miles away from Magee 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 Simpson County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 10, Hurricanes: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Magee topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Magee:

  • BOSWELL REG CTR/W L JAQUITH IC (1049 SIMPSON HWY 149)
  • HOSPICE IN HIS HANDS MAGEE (521 5TH STREET SW)
  • MAGEE GENERAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 300 3RD AVE SE)
  • HILLCREST NURSING CENTER, LLC (1401 FIRST AVENUE NORTHEAST)
  • MAGEE COMMUNITY LIVING CENTER (1401 FIRST AVENUE NORTHEAST)
  • MILLCREEK NURSING FAC PSY (900 FIRST AVENUE NORTHEAST)
  • FMC MAGEE (211 FIRST STREET S.E.)

Airports located in Magee:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Magee:

  • Jones County Junior College (about 37 miles; Ellisville, MS; Full-time enrollment: 3,942)
  • Belhaven University (about 41 miles; Jackson, MS; FT enrollment: 3,147)
  • Jackson State University (about 41 miles; Jackson, MS; FT enrollment: 7,485)
  • Copiah-Lincoln Community College (about 42 miles; Wesson, MS; FT enrollment: 2,532)
  • University of Southern Mississippi (about 45 miles; Hattiesburg, MS; FT enrollment: 14,294)
  • William Carey University (about 48 miles; Hattiesburg, MS; FT enrollment: 3,510)
  • Mississippi College (about 48 miles; Clinton, MS; FT enrollment: 3,919)

Public high schools in Magee:

Public elementary/middle schools in Magee:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Magee: Magee City Hall (A), Magee Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Magee include: Magee Presbyterian Church (A), Magee Church of God (B), First United Methodist Church of Magee (C), First Baptist Church (D), First Assembly of God Church (E), East Side Baptist Church (F), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (G), Calvary Baptist Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Goodwater Cemetery (1), Magee Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Broadcountry Cinema III (Amusement & Theme Parks; Shopping Centre).

Hotels: Relax Inn Motel (1680 Simpson Highway 49), Comfort Inn Magee (5441 Simpson Highway 28W), Super 8 Motel (1471 Simpson Highway 49).

Birthplace of: Justin Griffith - 2005 NFL player (Atlanta Falcons, born: Apr 13, 1981), Kris Mangum - 2005 NFL player (Carolina Panthers, born: Aug 15, 1973), Harold Shaw (American football) - Football player, Roland Dale - Football player, John Mangum (American football) - NFL player.

Simpson 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 Magee and their reported violations in the past:

CITY OF MAGEE (Population served: 4,408, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • 107 regular monitoring violations
HIGHWAY 28 WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 1,400, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 83 regular monitoring violations
BOSWELL REGIONAL CENTER (Population served: 450, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 37 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Mississippi:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

64.0%
Whole state:

69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.1%
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: 0.0% of all households

People in group quarters in Magee in 2010:

  • 203 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 116 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 99 people in correctional residential facilities

People in group quarters in Magee in 2000:

  • 184 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 119 people in nursing homes
  • 76 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 48 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 48 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 15 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 12 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the intellectually disabled
  • 10 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 6 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 5 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards

Banks with branches in Magee (2011 data):

  • PriorityOne Bank: Priorityone Bank at 220 North Main Avenue, branch established on 1975/01/27; Magee Shopping Center Branch at 1596 Simpson Highway 49, branch established on 2005/03/14. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $511.5 mil, Deposits: $433.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Priorityone Capital Corporation
  • Trustmark National Bank: South Main Street Branch at 100 South Main Street, branch established on 1981/08/03; Magee Main Branch at 103 Pinola Dr Sw, branch established on 1923/01/01. 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
  • First Financial Bank: Loan Production at 1667 Simpson Highway 49, branch established on 2006/07/03. Info updated 2006/05/23: Bank assets: $791.3 mil, Deposits: $601.4 mil, headquarters in El Dorado, AR, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: First Financial Banc Corporation
  • BancorpSouth Bank: Magee Branch at 1671 Simpson, Highway 49, branch established on 2009/08/17. 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.
  • Peoples Bank: Magee Branch at 611 Fifth Avenue, branch established on 1985/06/27. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $228.9 mil, Deposits: $183.8 mil, headquarters in Mendenhall, MS, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Magee:

Marital status in Magee, MS
  • Never married: 38.8%
  • Now married: 28.9%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 11.0%
  • Divorced: 19.3%

For population 25 years and over in Magee:

  • High school or higher: 82.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 8.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Mississippi average:

11.6

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

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Religion statistics for Magee, MS (based on Simpson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant18,90071
Black Protestant1,5378
Mainline Protestant1,0528
Catholic1321
Other61
None5,876-
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: 4
Simpson County:

1.44 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

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

0.36 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Here:

0.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Here:

6.47 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Here:

5.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.03 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

14.0%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Simpson County:

32.4%
Mississippi:

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

17.2%
Mississippi:

14.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

45.8%
Mississippi:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Magee:

40.6%
Mississippi:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Magee:

29.1
State:

29.2

People feeling badly about themselves:
Magee:

23.3%
Mississippi:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Magee:

12.1%
Mississippi:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Magee:

6.8
Mississippi:

6.8

Overweight people:
Magee:

33.3%
Mississippi:

34.6%

General health condition:
This city:

50.9%
Mississippi:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.5%
Mississippi:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Magee, 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
Streets and Highways 22$55,810$30,4420$0
Other Government Administration 14$38,742$33,2070$0
Police Protection - Officers 14$34,742$29,7794$6,200
Judicial and Legal 3$9,275$37,1000$0
Solid Waste Management 2$5,600$33,6000$0
Parks and Recreation 2$6,115$36,6900$0
Water Supply 2$5,986$35,9160$0
Firefighters 1$3,431$41,1720$0
Totals for Government 60$159,701$31,9404$6,200

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

  • Current Operations - Local Fire Protection: $812,000 ($189.99)
    Police Protection: $812,000 ($189.99)
    General - Other: $671,000 ($157.00)
    Regular Highways: $605,000 ($141.55)
    Parks and Recreation: $487,000 ($113.94)
    Sewerage: $377,000 ($88.21)
    Water Utilities: $359,000 ($84.00)
    Financial Administration: $308,000 ($72.06)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $308,000 ($72.06)
    Central Staff Services: $308,000 ($72.06)
    General Public Buildings: $308,000 ($72.06)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $143,000 ($33.46)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $496,000 ($116.05)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $447,000 ($104.59)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $283,000 ($66.21)
    General Revenue - Other: $158,000 ($36.97)
    Interest Earnings: $12,000 ($2.81)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $435,000 ($101.78)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,565,000 ($600.14)
    Other: $812,000 ($189.99)
  • Tax - Property: $908,000 ($212.45)
    Public Utilities Sales: $167,000 ($39.07)
    Other License: $91,000 ($21.29)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,367,000 ($553.81)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,998,000 ($467.48)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $369,000 ($86.34)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $633,000 ($148.10)

5.94% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($35,704 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.94%
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 Rankin County, MS  1.54% ($41,741 average AGI)
to Hinds County, MS  0.64% ($22,661)
to Covington County, MS  0.47% ($20,341)
Businesses in Magee, MS
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Nike3
Ace Hardware1Pizza Hut1
Arby's1RadioShack1
AutoZone1SONIC Drive-In1
CVS1Sears1
Comfort Inn1Subway1
Dairy Queen1U-Haul2
FedEx2UPS1
H&R Block1Verizon Wireless1
Holiday Inn1Walgreens1
KFC1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy2YMCA1
McDonald's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Magee:

  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • 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.)
  • WQST (850 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FOREST, MS; Owner: ACE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)
  • WWDF (720 AM; daytime; 5 kW; RICHLAND, MS; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJDX (620 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIZK (1570 AM; daytime; 3 kW; BAY SPRINGS, MS; Owner: M. JEROME HUGHEY)
  • WBKH (950 AM; 5 kW; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: SOUTHERN AIR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTWZ (1120 AM; daytime; 8 kW; CLINTON, MS; Owner: WOOD BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WSLI (930 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MS; Owner: SPORTSRAD, INC.)
  • WIIN (780 AM; daytime; 5 kW; RIDGELAND, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH RADIO, INC)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Magee:

  • WKXI-FM (107.5 FM; MAGEE, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF MISSISSIPPI, L.L.C.)
  • WMSI-FM (102.9 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBBN (95.9 FM; TAYLORSVILLE, MS; Owner: BLAKENEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WSTZ-FM (106.7 FM; VICKSBURG, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQST-FM (92.5 FM; FOREST, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WDBT (95.5 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNSL (100.3 FM; LAUREL, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMPN-FM (91.3 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WUSJ (96.3 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKZW (94.3 FM; SANDERSVILLE, MS; Owner: BLAKENEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJKK (98.7 FM; VICKSBURG, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH RADIO, INC.)
  • WTYX (94.7 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: BACKYARD BROADCASTING MISSISSIPPI, LLC)
  • WMAW-FM (88.1 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WUSW (103.7 FM; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJMI (99.7 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF MISSISSIPPI, L.L.C.)
  • WHER (99.3 FM; HEIDELBERG, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKNZ (107.1 FM; COLLINS, MS; Owner: RADIO BROADCASTERS, L.L.C.)
  • WCJU-FM (104.9 FM; PRENTISS, MS; Owner: SUNBELT BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Magee:

  • WLBT (Channel 3; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CIVCO, INC.)
  • WMPN-TV (Channel 29; JACKSON, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WDBD (Channel 40; JACKSON, MS; Owner: WDBD LICENSE CORP.)
  • WJTV (Channel 12; JACKSON, MS; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJKO-LP (Channel 64; JACKSON, MS; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WMAW-TV (Channel 14; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WAPT (Channel 16; JACKSON, MS; Owner: WAPT HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WJMF-LP (Channel 53; JACKSON, MS; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJXF-LP (Channel 49; JACKSON, MS; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBXK-CA (Channel 8; JACKSON, ETC., MS; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • W36CU (Channel 36; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WBMS-CA (Channel 10; JACKSON, MS; Owner: GENE A. BLAILOCK)
Magee fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Magee fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 42Number of bridges
  • 364ft / 111mTotal length
  • $3,943,895,000Total costs
  • 103,400Total average daily traffic
  • 16,350Total average daily truck traffic
  • 107,660Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
New bridges in Magee, MS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 71960-1969
  • 41970-1979
  • 121980-1989
  • 61990-1999
  • 102000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Magee, MS
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Magee)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 126 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Magee, MS)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 11 (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 Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Magee)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Magee)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 78
  • Hazardous Condition: 8
Fire incident types in Magee, MS

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Magee, MS

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Magee, Mississippi:

  • Super 8 Motel, 1471 Simpson Hwy 49, Magee, Mississippi 39111 , Phone: (601) 849-2049, Fax: (601) 849-9863
  • Holiday Inn Express, 1591 Simpson Hwy 49, Magee, Mississippi 39111 , Phone: (601) 849-6977, Fax: (601) 849-5633
  • Quality Inn Magee, 5441 Simpson Hwy 28 W, Magee, Mississippi 39111 , Phone: (601) 849-2300, Fax: (601) 849-2300
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Magee, Mississippi
Most common first names in Magee, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James9468.0 years
John7874.5 years
Mary7076.8 years
William6373.6 years
Willie4576.1 years
George4371.5 years
Robert4070.3 years
Annie3276.0 years
Ruby3072.2 years
Charles2866.3 years
Most common last names in Magee, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Kennedy6776.8 years
Jones6476.4 years
Walker6073.7 years
Mangum5774.2 years
Smith5274.6 years
Brown5072.8 years
Sullivan4969.7 years
Craft4375.1 years
Cockrell3173.8 years
Garner3078.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Magee, MS
  • 55.8%Utility gas
  • 42.3%Electricity
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Magee, MS
  • 77.5%Electricity
  • 22.5%Utility gas


Magee compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.

Magee on our top lists:

  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children (population 1,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill (population 1,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill (population 1,000+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped (population 1,000+)"
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