Marks, Mississippi

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Population in 2013: 1,647 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: +6.2%
Males: 792  (48.1%)
Females: 855  (51.9%)
Median resident age:  43.5 years
Mississippi median age:  36.6 years

Zip codes: 38646.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $29,901 (it was $20,521 in 2000)
Marks:

$29,901
MS:

$37,963

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,842 (it was $11,104 in 2000)

Marks city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $68,318 (it was $37,500 in 2000)
Marks:

$68,318
MS:

$97,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $83,968; Detached houses: $85,195

Median gross rent in 2013: $592.

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  • Races in Marks, MS (2010)

    Marks races chart
    • 1,15966.8%Black alone
    • 54931.6%White alone
    • 100.6%Two or more races
    • 80.5%Hispanic
    • 60.3%American Indian alone
    • 30.2%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Marks: 80.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (10.0%), Irish (10.0%), English (10.0%), Scotch-Irish (2.3%), United States (2.2%), French (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 166 feet

Land area: 1.03 square miles.

Population density: 1,603 people per square mile   (low).

Marks, Mississippi map

For population 25 years and over in Marks:

  • High school or higher: 78.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Marks city:

  • Never married: 36.2%
  • Now married: 37.8%
  • Separated: 4.1%
  • Widowed: 9.5%
  • Divorced: 12.5%

9 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.6%
Mississippi:

1.4%



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Marks, Mississippi as of July 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Marks to the number of sex offenders is 183 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $790 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $665 (1.2%)

Marks satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Memphis, TN (62.1 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (388.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Lambert, MS (1.9 miles ), Darling, MS (2.7 miles ), Falcon, MS (3.1 miles ), Crowder, MS (3.1 miles ), Jonestown, MS (3.4 miles ), Sledge, MS (3.6 miles ), Lyon, MS (3.9 miles ), Coahoma, MS (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 34.25 N, Longitude: 90.27 W

Area code: 662

Marks household income distribution Marks home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.33
Mississippi average:

2.24
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

13.8%
Mississippi:

8.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (36%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Legal occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in Marks: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Marks, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Marks, Mississippi average temperatures Marks, Mississippi average precipitation Marks, Mississippi humidity Marks, Mississippi wind speed Marks, Mississippi snowfall Marks, Mississippi sunshine Marks, Mississippi clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Marks-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Mississippi state average. It is 68% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/21/1971, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 43.5 miles away from the Marks city center killed 47 people and injured 510 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/24/1976, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.0 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Marks-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 95.6 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 161.7 miles away from Marks center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 124.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 126.9 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 127.5 miles away from Marks center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 94.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Quitman County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 6, Floods: 5, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Marks topographic map

Birthplace of: Frederick W. Smith - (born 1944), founder of FedEx, Larry Garron - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Marks:

  • PHYSICIANS HOSPICE, INC (340 GETWELL DRIVE)
  • QUITMAN COUNTY HOSPITAL CAH (Proprietary, 340 GETWELL DRIVE)
  • QUITMAN CO HOSPITAL AND NH (340 GETWELL DR BOX 330)
  • QUITMAN COUNTY NURSING HOME (350 GETWELL DRIVE)

Airports located in Marks:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Marks:

  • Coahoma Community College (about 18 miles; Clarksdale, MS; Full-time enrollment: 2,284)
  • Northwest Mississippi Community College (about 31 miles; Senatobia, MS; FT enrollment: 6,607)
  • University of Mississippi (about 43 miles; University, MS; FT enrollment: 17,642)
  • Delta State University (about 45 miles; Cleveland, MS; FT enrollment: 3,304)
  • Mississippi Valley State University (about 52 miles; Itta Bena, MS; FT enrollment: 2,233)
  • Mississippi Delta Community College (about 58 miles; Moorhead, MS; FT enrollment: 2,100)
  • University of Memphis (about 62 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 17,427)

Public high school in Marks:

Private high school in Marks:

  • DELTA ACADEMY (Students: 207; Location: 1150 RIVERSIDE DR; Grades: PK - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Marks:

See full list of schools located in Marks

Library in Marks:

  • MARKS-QUITMAN COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $101,757; Location: 315 EAST MAIN; 13,585 books; 243 audio materials; 53 state licensed databases; 13 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Marks: Marks Fire Department Station 2 (A), Marks Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Marks include: Valley Queen Missionary Baptist Church (A), Silent Grove Baptist Church (B), Marks United Methodist Church (C), Marks Presbyterian Church (D), Marks Church of Christ (E), First Baptist Church of Marks (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Ray-Mar Motel (1100 Highway 6 West).

Courts: Quitman County - Human Services Department- Youth Court Counselor (232 Chestnut Street), Quitman County - Justice Court Clerk (Highway 3 South).

Quitman 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 Marks and their reported violations in the past:

CITY OF MARKS (Population served: 2,856, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-11-2007), St Public Notif requested (SEP-11-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In APR-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-22-2011), St Public Notif requested (MAY-04-2011), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-04-2011), St Public Notif received (SEP-15-2011)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In APR-2011, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-06-2011), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-06-2011), St Public Notif received (MAY-26-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAY-31-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-03-2011), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-03-2011), St Public Notif received (MAY-26-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-29-2009), St Public Notif requested (MAR-01-2009), St Public Notif received (JUL-22-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2005), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-29-2009), St Public Notif requested (MAR-01-2009), St Public Notif received (JUL-22-2009)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 83 regular monitoring violations
GREEN ACRES W/A-NORTH (Population served: 540, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 83 regular monitoring violations
BIG FIELD WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 450, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUL-17-2009), St Public Notif requested (JUL-21-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-21-2009), St Public Notif received (AUG-03-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 107 regular monitoring violations
GREEN ACRES W/A-SOUTH (Population served: 279, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 34 regular monitoring violations
BIRDIE WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 219, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-18-2009), St Public Notif requested (JUL-21-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-21-2009), St Public Notif received (JUL-30-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (APR-21-2009), St Public Notif requested (APR-21-2009), St Public Notif received (MAY-05-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAY-18-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (APR-21-2009), St Public Notif requested (APR-21-2009), St Public Notif received (MAY-05-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAY-18-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 65 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 27.0%
(9.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.0% for Black residents, 92.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Mississippi:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.5%
Whole state:  69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.6%
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: 0.3% of all households
60 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
12 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
59 people in nursing homes in 2000
16 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Marks, Mississippi environmental map by EPA

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Marks compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Marks (2011 data):

  • Citizens Bank & Trust Co.: at 239 East Main St, branch established on 1917/08/17. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $124.1 mil, Deposits: $104.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Cb&T Bancshares, Inc.
  • First Security Bank: Marks Branch at 1651 Charley Pride Hwy S, branch established on 1975/10/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $498.4 mil, Deposits: $410.0 mil, headquarters in Batesville, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 17 total offices, Holding Company: Security Capital Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.7
Mississippi average:

12.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (79%)
  • Electricity (19%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Marks city (based on Quitman County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,12618
Mainline Protestant2,3164
Black Protestant1,3358
Other-1
None1,446-
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: 3
Quitman County:

3.38 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Quitman County:

4.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

2.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

14.1%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Quitman County:

39.0%
Mississippi:

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

12.7%
State:

14.4%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 1$9,920$119,0406$2,073
Judicial and Legal 3$8,826$35,3040$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$20,818$49,9630$0
Streets and Highways 4$28,042$84,1262$6,554
Sewerage 0$0 1$2,720
Water Supply 1$5,824$69,8880$0
Totals for Government 14$73,430$62,9409$11,347

Marks government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $164,000 ($99.57)
    Water Utilities: $100,000 ($60.72)
    Sewerage: $86,000 ($52.22)
    Financial Administration: $81,000 ($49.18)
    Solid Waste Management: $70,000 ($42.50)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $401,000 ($243.47)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $60,000 ($36.43)

Marks government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $110,000 ($66.79)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $55,000 ($33.39)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $105,000 ($63.75)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $55,000 ($33.39)
  • Tax - Property: $245,000 ($148.76)
    Public Utilities: $45,000 ($27.32)
    NEC: $22,000 ($13.36)
    Total General Sales: $0 ($0.00)
    Motor Vehicle License: $0 ($0.00)

Marks government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,002,000 ($608.38)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,002,000 ($608.38)

Marks government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,089,000 ($661.20)

7.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($20,373 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.01%
Mississippi average:

6.70%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Panola County, MS  1.49% ($18,833 average AGI)
from Coahoma County, MS  1.04% ($20,400)
from Tunica County, MS  0.66% ($18,813)


8.23% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,806 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.23%
Mississippi average:

6.88%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Panola County, MS  2.21% ($23,722 average AGI)
to Tunica County, MS  0.82% ($15,000)
to Coahoma County, MS  0.74% ($29,556)

Strongest AM radio stations in Marks:

  • WQMA (1520 AM; daytime; 0 kW; MARKS, MS; Owner: JASON KONARZ)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • WSAO (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SENATOBIA, MS; Owner: JESSE C. ROSS AND ERNESTINE A. ROSS)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJCE (680 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WPLX (1170 AM; 10 kW; GERMANTOWN, TN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KWAM (990 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Marks:

  • WMAV-FM (90.3 FM; OXFORD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WWUN-FM (101.5 FM; CLARKSDALE, MS; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WHKL (106.9 FM; CRENSHAW, MS; Owner: BATESVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WAID (106.5 FM; CLARKSDALE, MS; Owner: RADIO CLEVELAND, INC.)
  • WAVI (91.5 FM; OXFORD, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WKXY (92.1 FM; CLARKSDALE, MS; Owner: CLARKSDALE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQXB (100.1 FM; GRENADA, MS; Owner: CHATTERBOX, INC.)
  • KFFA-FM (103.1 FM; HELENA, AR; Owner: DELTA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKDJ-FM (96.5 FM; CLARKSDALE, MS; Owner: RADIO CLEVELAND, INC.)
  • WBLE (100.5 FM; BATESVILLE, MS; Owner: BATESVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Marks:

  • WMAV-TV (Channel 18; OXFORD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION)
  • WPRQ-LP (Channel 12; CLARKSDALE, MS; Owner: DAVID ELLINGTON)
  • Marks, Mississippi
  • Fatal accident count7
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents11
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:1
  • Fatalities8
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents20
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • Mississippi average
  • Fatal accident count91
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents137
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons17
  • Fatalities100
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents233
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents9
See more detailed statistics of Marks fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 29m95ftTotal length
  • $9,847,000Total costs
  • 7,700Total average daily traffic
  • 1,274Total average daily truck traffic
  • 11,550Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • City Hall Pecan St (Lat: 34.257333 Lon: -90.270361), Call Sign: KNIK220
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.085 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/30/1998, Expiration Date: 01/30/2004, Cancellation Date: 04/04/2004
    Registrant: City Of Marks, 340 Pecan St, Marks, MS 38646, Phone: (601) 326-3161
  • 4 Mi N (Lat: 34.323444 Lon: -90.271472), Call Sign: KZW817
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.145 MHz, 151.355 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/25/1995, Expiration Date: 12/04/2000, Cancellation Date: 02/04/2001
    Registrant: State Of Mississippi, 301 N Lamar St Ste 300, Jackson, MS 39201, Phone: (601) 359-1386
  • 215 Pecan St (Lat: 34.257889 Lon: -90.267583), Call Sign: KKN232, Licensee ID: L00072834
    Assigned Frequencies: 35.8200 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/19/2004, Expiration Date: 07/27/2014
    Registrant: Graeber Bros Inc, 215 Pecan St, Marks, MS 38646
  • 5.0 Miles W (Lat: 34.239833 Lon: -90.393694), Call Sign: KNCY354, Licensee ID: L00009875
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.250 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/10/1997, Expiration Date: 03/19/2002, Cancellation Date: 08/20/2001
    Registrant: Entergy Services Inc, Little Rock, AR 72203, Phone: (601) 969-2469
  • 303 N Second St (Lat: 34.259833 Lon: -90.273417), Call Sign: KNFM446, Licensee ID: L00009875
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.250 MHz, 456.250 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/02/1997, Expiration Date: 05/12/2002, Cancellation Date: 08/23/2001
    Registrant: Entergy Services Inc, Little Rock, AR 72203-0551, Phone: (601) 969-2340
  • Icgrr Depot Int Main St & Icgrr Tracks (Lat: 34.258444 Lon: -90.269250), Call Sign: KTE737, Licensee ID: L00013390
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.190 MHz, 161.280 MHz, 161.460 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/18/1996, Expiration Date: 09/11/2001, Cancellation Date: 08/15/2001
    Registrant: Illinois Central Railroad Co, 17641 S Ashland Ave, Homewood, IL 60430, Phone: (708) 206-6739
  • Lat: 34.254167 Lon: -90.272778, Call Sign: WPUD561
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.212 MHz, 462.312 MHz, 462.412 MHz, 467.212 MHz, 467.312 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/09/2011, Expiration Date: 02/11/2022, Certifier: Gene Moore
    Registrant: Bunge North America, Inc., 11720 Borman Drive, St. Louis, MO 63146, Phone: (314) 292-2514, Fax: (314) 292-2521, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • Marks, 0.4 Km North Of (Lat: 34.263056 Lon: -90.269444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 60.9 m, Overall height: 68.6 m, Call Sign: WQIC629
    Assigned Frequencies: 6345.49 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6375.14 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/03/2008, Expiration Date: 01/03/2018, Certifier: Victor H Meena
    Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8661, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: K5AFM, Licensee ID: L01313076
    Grant Date: 08/14/2007, Expiration Date: 11/11/2017
    Registrant: Charles A Smith, 721 Walnut, Marks, MS 38646
  • Call Sign: N5JYX, Licensee ID: L01191412
    Grant Date: 09/12/2006, Expiration Date: 11/27/2016, Certifier: Thomas E Clayton Sr
    Registrant: Thomas E Clayton Sr, 815 Clayton Rd, Marks, MS 38646
  • Call Sign: W5RCI, Licensee ID: L00867940
    Grant Date: 05/24/2004, Expiration Date: 08/13/2014, Certifier: Audie R Turner
    Registrant: Audie R Turner, 303 Third St, Marks, MS 38646
  • Call Sign: KE5KBF, Licensee ID: L01184370
    Grant Date: 08/21/2006, Expiration Date: 08/21/2016, Certifier: Tom M Kimbro
    Registrant: Tom M Kimbro, Marks, MS 38646
  • Call Sign: KF5IBM, Licensee ID: L01585248
    Grant Date: 07/30/2010, Expiration Date: 07/30/2020, Certifier: Heather M Stoller
    Registrant: Heather M Stoller, 949 Elm St, Marks, MS 38646

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4144Z , Serial Number: 18-8222, Year manufactured: 1965
    Registrant (Individual): M L Campbell, Po Box 321, Marks, MS 38646
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 82381 , Serial Number: 7AC1014, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Individual): Spencer Montgomery, , Marks, MS 38646
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C75 SERIES (75 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 88619 , Serial Number: 16247, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Partnership): Aero Club Marks, % Spencer Montgomery, Marks, MS 38646

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 53
  • Hazardous Condition: 4
  • Service Call: 1

Incident types - Marks

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Most common first names in Marks, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James5572.8 years
Mary5277.4 years
Willie4374.5 years
John3976.5 years
William2774.3 years
Henry2375.2 years
Robert2073.6 years
Mattie2078.3 years
Annie2078.3 years
Joe1977.3 years
Most common last names in Marks, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones5172.0 years
Smith3069.8 years
Johnson2579.2 years
Brown2575.6 years
Williams2269.7 years
Davis2081.7 years
Cox1770.9 years
White1682.8 years
Thompson1673.2 years
Harris1572.7 years

Businesses in Marks, MS

  • FedEx: 1
  • McDonald's: 1
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