For population 25 years and over in Mound Bayou:
For population 15 years and over in Mound Bayou city:
5 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $826 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pine Bluff, AR (77.8 miles , pop. 55,085).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (95.8 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (358.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Winstonville, MS (1.6 miles ), Merigold, MS (1.7 miles ), Shelby, MS (2.3 miles ), Renova, MS (2.6 miles ), Cleveland, MS (3.1 miles ), Pace, MS (3.1 miles ), Duncan, MS (3.4 miles ), Boyle, MS (3.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 33.88 N, Longitude: 90.73 W
Area code: 662
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 8 (8 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -103 (-4.7%).
Work and jobs in Mound Bayou: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Mound Bayou, Mississippi
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Mound Bayou-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 158% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/24/2001, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 0.9 miles away from the Mound Bayou city center injured 48 people and caused $4 million in damages.
On 2/21/1971, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 27.8 miles away from the city center killed 47 people and injured 510 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Mound Bayou-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 92% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/11/1996 at 18:17:49, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 22.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/26/2002 at 20:05:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 10.6 miles away from Mound Bayou center
On 4/11/1996 at 21:54:57, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 79.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Bolivar County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Floods: 3, Freezes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Storm: 1, Freeze: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Mel Reynolds - Politician, Lorenzo Gray - Baseball player.
Hospital/medical center in Mound Bayou:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mound Bayou:
Public high school in Mound Bayou:
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Public elementary/middle school in Mound Bayou:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.73. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Mound Bayou and their reported violations in the past:CITY OF MOUND BAYOU (Population served: 2612, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 39.9%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.0% for Black residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Mound Bayou compared to Mississippi state average:
Banks with branches in Mound Bayou (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
1996 2000 2008 2012
1996 Presidential Elections Results
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Religion statistics for Mound Bayou city (based on Bolivar County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 34.76%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 15
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.38% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,417 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.24% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,146 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Mound Bayou fatal accident list:
Sep 30, 1999 06:30 PM, M L King Dr, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 31, 1984 01:00 AM, 060860, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 2
Feb 4, 1981 87:99 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 6 meters (20ft)
Total costs: $238,000
Total average daily traffic: 3,520
Total average daily truck traffic: 272
Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic: 5,280
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Mound Bayou)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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