Mathiston, Mississippi

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Population in 2017: 672 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -6.7%
 
Males: 307  (45.8%)
Females: 365  (54.2%)
Median resident age:

37.1 years
Mississippi median age:

37.5 years

Zip codes: 39752.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $32,129 (it was $23,125 in 2000)
Mathiston:

$32,129
MS:

$43,529

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $17,825 (it was $12,222 in 2000)

Mathiston town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $89,918 (it was $48,400 in 2000)
Mathiston:

$89,918
MS:

$120,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $95,302; detached houses: $104,645; mobile homes: $28,970

Median gross rent in 2017: $479.

March 2019 cost of living index in Mathiston: 77.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 16.8%
(9.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 46.6% for Black residents, 33.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Mathiston, MS (2010)
    • 58984.4%White alone
    • 9814.0%Black alone
    • 60.9%Two or more races
    • 40.6%Asian alone
    • 10.1%Hispanic

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



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Mathiston, Mississippi as of December 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Mathiston is 340 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


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Ancestries: American (24.7%), Irish (11.1%), Scotch-Irish (6.5%), English (5.3%), German (4.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 420 feet

Land area: 2.49 square miles.

Population density: 270 people per square mile   (very low).

Mathiston, Mississippi map

10 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.5%
Mississippi:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $723 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $416 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tuscaloosa, AL (94.7 miles , pop. 77,906).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (119.5 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (446.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Maben, MS (1.7 miles ),
Eupora, MS (2.9 miles ),
Walthall, MS (3.2 miles),
Mantee, MS (3.7 miles),
Sturgis, MS (3.8 miles ),
Ackerman, MS (4.0 miles ),
Woodland, MS (4.2 miles),
Starkville, MS (4.3 miles )

Latitude: 33.54 N, Longitude: 89.13 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 662

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $55,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $55,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $55,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $55,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2017: 3 buildings, average cost: $55,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Mathiston, MS residents
Average permit cost in Mathiston, MS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.0%
Mississippi:

4.8%
Most common industries in Mathiston, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (14.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (10.8%)
  • Apparel (9.1%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (7.3%)
  • Construction (5.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.2%)
  • Health care (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (18.1%)
  • Educational services (11.9%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (10.6%)
  • Construction (10.0%)
  • Machinery (7.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.9%)
  • Truck transportation (6.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Apparel (18.9%)
  • Educational services (18.1%)
  • Health care (10.2%)
  • Public administration (7.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.1%)
  • Social assistance (6.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.7%)
Most common occupations in Mathiston, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.0%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (7.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (5.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (14.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.1%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (5.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.5%)
  • Registered nurses (5.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.5%)

Average climate in Mathiston, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2007 was 69.3. This is about average.

City:

69.3
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2007 was 24.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.7
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Mathiston-area historical tornado activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 100% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/21/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.6 miles away from the Mathiston town center killed 12 people and injured 122 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/11/1963, a category F4 tornado 6.2 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 7 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mathiston-area historical earthquake activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 108.4 miles away from Mathiston 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 160.6 miles away from Mathiston center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 75.2 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 92.5 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 213.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 199.0 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 Webster County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Tornadoes: 7, Storms: 6, Floods: 4, Winds: 3, Freezes: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mathiston topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Mathiston:

  • EUPORA HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; EUPORA, MS)
  • RCG EUPORA (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; EUPORA, MS)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - EUPORA (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; EUPORA, MS)
  • MISSISSIPPI HOMECARE OF EUPORA (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; EUPORA, MS)
  • CHOCTAW COUNTY NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; ACKERMAN, MS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mathiston:

  • Mississippi State University (about 21 miles; Mississippi State, MS; Full-time enrollment: 18,237)
  • Mississippi University for Women (about 41 miles; Columbus, MS; FT enrollment: 2,565)
  • Holmes Community College (about 61 miles; Goodman, MS; FT enrollment: 5,352)
  • East Mississippi Community College (about 62 miles; Scooba, MS; FT enrollment: 5,180)
  • University of Mississippi (about 62 miles; University, MS; FT enrollment: 17,642)
  • Itawamba Community College (about 66 miles; Fulton, MS; FT enrollment: 5,489)
  • Mississippi Valley State University (about 71 miles; Itta Bena, MS; FT enrollment: 2,233)

Public elementary/middle school in Mathiston:

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Points of interest:

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Notable location: Mathiston Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Mathiston include: Travelers Rest Church (A), Mathison United Methodist Church (B), Mathison Baptist Church (C), Cathedral of the Pines (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Mathiston: Crawford Field (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Webster County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
Mississippi:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

65.1%
Whole state:

69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

2.3%
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
8 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

Banks with branches in Mathiston (2011 data):

  • Bank of Kilmichael: Mathiston Branch at 24944 Hwy 15, branch established on 2010/10/18. Info updated 2009/01/14: Bank assets: $106.4 mil, Deposits: $96.5 mil, headquarters in Kilmichael, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Kilmichael Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Mathiston:

Marital status in Mathiston, MS
  • Never married: 24.7%
  • Now married: 53.2%
  • Separated: 3.9%
  • Widowed: 5.8%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

For population 25 years and over in Mathiston:

  • High school or higher: 76.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.0
Mississippi average:

11.6

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Mathiston, MS (based on Webster County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,99936
Mainline Protestant8639
Black Protestant3103
Catholic651
Other11
None3,015-
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
Here:

3.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Webster County:

13.30 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
This county:

7.16 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

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

12.3%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

30.9%
State:

33.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.8%
Mississippi:

14.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

45.2%
Mississippi:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.2%
State:

45.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

31.1
State:

29.2

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

22.8%
State:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.8%
Mississippi:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.6
Mississippi:

6.8

Overweight people:
Mathiston:

36.6%
Mississippi:

34.6%

General health condition:
Mathiston:

51.4%
Mississippi:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

84.8%
Mississippi:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Mathiston, 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 2$6,324$37,9442$1,834
Sewerage 2$4,913$29,4780$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 1$523
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 10$10,652
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 4$11,237$33,71113$13,009

Mathiston government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $157,000 ($233.63)
    Water Utilities: $83,000 ($123.51)
    Sewerage: $83,000 ($123.51)
    Financial Administration: $55,000 ($81.85)
    Central Staff Services: $55,000 ($81.85)
    Health - Other: $37,000 ($55.06)
    Regular Highways: $28,000 ($41.67)
    Local Fire Protection: $23,000 ($34.23)
    Libraries: $12,000 ($17.86)
    Solid Waste Management: $9,000 ($13.39)
    Parks and Recreation: $7,000 ($10.42)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($7.44)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $105,000 ($156.25)
    Sewerage: $104,000 ($154.76)
    General - Other: $22,000 ($32.74)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $32,000 ($47.62)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $3,000 ($4.46)

Mathiston government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $211,000 ($313.99)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $50,000 ($74.40)
    General Revenue - Other: $3,000 ($4.46)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($2.98)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $211,000 ($313.99)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $206,000 ($306.55)
  • Tax - Property: $98,000 ($145.83)
    Public Utilities Sales: $12,000 ($17.86)
    Other License: $1,000 ($1.49)

Mathiston government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $193,000 ($287.20)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $169,000 ($251.49)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $24,000 ($35.71)

Mathiston government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $494,000 ($735.12)

Businesses in Mathiston, MS

  • Subway: 1
  • U-Haul: 1
  • UPS: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Mathiston:

  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIRL (1270 AM; daytime; 3 kW; LOUISVILLE, MS; Owner: HARRISON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSSO (1230 AM; 1 kW; STARKVILLE, MS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • WKOR (980 AM; 1 kW; STARKVILLE, MS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mathiston:

  • WJZB (88.9 FM; STARKVILLE, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WLZA (96.1 FM; EUPORA, MS; Owner: TRI COUNTY BROADCASTING)
  • WMAB-FM (89.9 FM; ACKERMAN, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WSYE (93.3 FM; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: JMD, INC.)
  • WFCA (107.9 FM; ACKERMAN, MS; Owner: FRENCH CAMP RADIO, INC.)
  • WQJB (104.5 FM; STATE COLLEGE, MS; Owner: GEORGE S. FLINN, JR.)
  • WAUM (91.9 FM; DUCK HILL, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WMSU (92.1 FM; STARKVILLE, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WMSV (91.1 FM; STARKVILLE, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WMBC (103.1 FM; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WQJQ (105.1 FM; KOSCIUSKO, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWMS (97.5 FM; OXFORD, MS; Owner: SAN-DOW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSMS (99.9 FM; ARTESIA, MS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • WAJV (98.9 FM; BROOKSVILLE, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WLSM-FM (107.1 FM; LOUISVILLE, MS; Owner: HARRISON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W205AQ (88.9 FM; STARKVILLE, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Mathiston:

  • WMAB-TV (Channel 2; MISSISSIPPI STATE, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WTVA (Channel 9; TUPELO, MS; Owner: WTVA, INC.)
  • WCBI-TV (Channel 4; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: COLUMBUS TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WKDH (Channel 45; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLOV-TV (Channel 27; WEST POINT, MS; Owner: LINGARD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Mathiston fatal accident list:

Jul 8, 2010 03:48 PM, Us-82, Sr 182, Lat: 33.540464, Lon: -89.139419, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 32Number of bridges
  • 364ft / 111mTotal length
  • $945,000Total costs
  • 66,724Total average daily traffic
  • 10,562Total average daily truck traffic
  • 73,043Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Mathiston, MS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 91950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 162000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Mathiston, MS

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Mathiston)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • BYWY, 465 Womack Road (Lat: 33.467028 Lon: -89.225861), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.5 m, Call Sign: WQRV738,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/02/2013, Expiration Date: 08/02/2023, Certifier: John Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mathiston)

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 22. The highest number of fires - 37 took place in 2006, and the least - 8 in 2003. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Mathiston, MS When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (53.2%), and Structure Fires (30.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Mathiston, MS
    • 18353.2%Outside Fires
    • 10630.8%Structure Fires
    • 3610.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 195.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Mathiston, MS
Most common first names in Mathiston, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4173.1 years
William2973.9 years
John2874.0 years
Mary2076.0 years
Charles1468.5 years
Robert1370.2 years
Willie1279.9 years
George1277.3 years
Joe972.3 years
Charlie874.5 years
Most common last names in Mathiston, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brooks1781.0 years
Crowley1476.1 years
Reed1475.8 years
Griffin1479.0 years
Breland1183.1 years
Mcbride1083.6 years
Fulgham1073.5 years
Booth978.0 years
Williams975.5 years
Jones877.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Mathiston, MS
  • 46.4%Utility gas
  • 40.1%Electricity
  • 9.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.6%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Mathiston, MS
  • 65.9%Utility gas
  • 29.7%Electricity
  • 2.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.2%Wood


Mathiston compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
There are 2 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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