New Hebron, Mississippi

We are giving away $1200 in prizes - enter simply by sending us your own city pictures!

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2013: 431 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.6%
 
Males: 221  (51.5%)
Females: 210  (48.5%)
Median resident age:  35.2 years
Mississippi median age:  36.6 years

Zip codes: 39140.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,037 (it was $32,500 in 2000)
New Hebron:

$49,037
MS:

$37,963

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,012 (it was $15,495 in 2000)

New Hebron town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $81,104 (it was $47,600 in 2000)
New Hebron:

$81,104
MS:

$97,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $100,556; Detached houses: $107,603; Mobile homes: $7,104

Median gross rent in 2013: $605.

Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2011 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
  • Races in New Hebron, MS (2010)

    New Hebron races chart
    • 39889.0%White alone
    • 357.8%Black alone
    • 71.6%Hispanic
    • 20.4%American Indian alone
    • 20.4%Other race alone
    • 20.4%Two or more races
    • 10.2%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in New Hebron: 79.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
New Hebron, MS forum
Recent posts about New Hebron, Mississippi on our local forum with over 1,800,000 registered users:
Firearm training [for women] - good or bad idea?  (3 replies)

Latest news from New Hebron, MS collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: Irish (18.1%), United States (10.3%), German (6.9%), English (6.1%), Scotch-Irish (6.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 364 feet

Land area: 0.67 square miles.

Population density: 644 people per square mile   (low).

New Hebron,MS real estate house value index trend

New Hebron, Mississippi map

For population 25 years and over in New Hebron:

  • High school or higher: 94.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.8%
  • Unemployed: 9.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in New Hebron town:

  • Never married: 19.7%
  • Now married: 58.5%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 13.5%

2 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.4%
Mississippi:

1.4%



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in New Hebron, Mississippi as of July 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in New Hebron to the number of sex offenders is 144 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $894 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $739 (0.9%)

New Hebron satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, MS (42.7 miles , pop. 184,256).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (111.7 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (348.7 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Silver Creek, MS (3.0 miles ), Prentiss, MS (3.4 miles ), Georgetown, MS (3.8 miles ), Monticello, MS (3.8 miles ), Mendenhall, MS (4.1 miles ), Magee, MS (4.2 miles ), D'Lo, MS (4.3 miles ), Mount Olive, MS (4.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $234,400
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $234,400
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $16,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 31.73 N, Longitude: 89.98 W

Area code: 601

New Hebron household income distribution New Hebron home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

9.9%
Mississippi:

8.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +74 (+19.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (20%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Wholesale trade (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (7%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (46%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (18%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (3%)
  • Transportation occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in New Hebron, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

New Hebron-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 157% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/26/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.0 miles away from the New Hebron town center injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 1/10/1975, a category F4 tornado 9.5 miles away from the town center killed 9 people and injured 210 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

New Hebron-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 165.4 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 270.4 miles away from New Hebron 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 196.6 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 135.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 270.8 miles away from New Hebron center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi) earthquake occurred 430.0 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 Lawrence County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Heavy Rains: 3, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
New Hebron topographic map

Birthplace of: Major Everett - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers near New Hebron:

  • JEFFERSON DAVIS COMMUNITY HOSPITAL ECF (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; PRENTISS, MS)
  • LAWRENCE COUNTY HOSPITAL CAH Critical Access Hospitals (about 15 miles away; MONTICELLO, MS)
  • LAWRENCE CO NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; MONTICELLO, MS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to New Hebron:

  • Copiah-Lincoln Community College (about 25 miles; Wesson, MS; Full-time enrollment: 2,532)
  • Jackson State University (about 42 miles; Jackson, MS; FT enrollment: 7,485)
  • Belhaven University (about 42 miles; Jackson, MS; FT enrollment: 3,147)
  • Hinds Community College (about 45 miles; Raymond, MS; FT enrollment: 9,115)
  • Mississippi College (about 47 miles; Clinton, MS; FT enrollment: 3,919)
  • Jones County Junior College (about 47 miles; Ellisville, MS; FT enrollment: 3,942)
  • University of Southern Mississippi (about 48 miles; Hattiesburg, MS; FT enrollment: 14,294)

Public elementary/middle school in New Hebron:

See full list of schools located in New Hebron

Click to draw/clear town borders

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

Lawrence 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 New Hebron and their reported violations in the past:

CROOKED CREEK W/A - SOUTH (Population served: 1,419, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-09-2007), St Public Notif received (NOV-09-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-09-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2006), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-05-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-26-2009)
  • 83 regular monitoring violations
CROOKED CREEK W/A - NORTH (Population served: 1,371, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2006), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-05-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-26-2009)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 83 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.2%
(8.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.6% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
Mississippi:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  73.8%
Whole state:  69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.2%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

New Hebron compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.8
Mississippi average:

12.3

New Hebron travel time to work - commute New Hebron mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (59%)
  • Utility gas (37%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)

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 New Hebron town (based on Lawrence County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,24035
Mainline Protestant9475
Black Protestant4952
Other3111
Catholic221
None3,914-
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
Lawrence County:

3.00 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Lawrence County:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Lawrence County:

6.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

3.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.4%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Lawrence County:

32.1%
Mississippi:

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

15.0%
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 0$0 7$3,242
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$600
Police Protection - Officers 1$4,010$48,1201$1,364
Streets and Highways 1$3,010$36,1200$0
Water Supply 0$0 2$1,050
Totals for Government 2$7,020$42,12012$6,256

5.04% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,858 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.04%
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 Lincoln County, MS  0.88% ($29,162 average AGI)
from Jefferson Davis County, MS  0.55% ($25,130)
from Forrest County, MS  0.26% ($25,545)


6.53% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,147 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.53%
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 Lincoln County, MS  0.89% ($30,921 average AGI)
to Hinds County, MS  0.63% ($23,296)
to Jefferson Davis County, MS  0.42% ($35,500)

Strongest AM radio stations in New Hebron:

  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)
  • WEEZ (890 AM; daytime; 10 kW; LAUREL, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWDF (720 AM; daytime; 5 kW; RICHLAND, MS; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WQST (850 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FOREST, MS; Owner: ACE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJDX (620 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMLC (1270 AM; 1 kW; MONTICELLO, MS; Owner: D AND D BROADCASTING)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTWZ (1120 AM; daytime; 8 kW; CLINTON, MS; Owner: WOOD BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • WIIN (780 AM; daytime; 5 kW; RIDGELAND, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH RADIO, INC)
  • WBKH (950 AM; 5 kW; HATTIESBURG, MS; Owner: SOUTHERN AIR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in New Hebron:

  • WMSI-FM (102.9 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSTZ-FM (106.7 FM; VICKSBURG, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCJU-FM (104.9 FM; PRENTISS, MS; Owner: SUNBELT BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDBT (95.5 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRQO (102.1 FM; MONTICELLO, MS; Owner: THE O'NEAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WMPN-FM (91.3 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WUSJ (96.3 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WAKH (105.7 FM; MCCOMB, MS; Owner: SAN-DOW BROADCASTING, 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.)
  • WBBN (95.9 FM; TAYLORSVILLE, MS; Owner: BLAKENEY COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WNSL (100.3 FM; LAUREL, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTYX (94.7 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: BACKYARD BROADCASTING MISSISSIPPI, LLC)
  • WJDR (98.3 FM; PRENTISS, MS; Owner: SUN BELT BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJMI (99.7 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF MISSISSIPPI, L.L.C.)
  • WJXN-FM (100.9 FM; UTICA, MS; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKNZ (107.1 FM; COLLINS, MS; Owner: RADIO BROADCASTERS, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around New Hebron:

  • 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.)
  • WNTZ (Channel 48; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: WHITE KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF NATCHEZ LICENSE CORP.)
  • WJKO-LP (Channel 64; JACKSON, MS; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • 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)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in New Hebron)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 4.2 Mi S Ms Hwy I13 & 28 (Lat: 31.759333 Lon: -89.876472), Call Sign: KKA946
    Assigned Frequencies: 49.0600 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/09/2011, Expiration Date: 09/15/2021
    Registrant: El Paso - Southern Natural Gas Company, 569 Brookwood Village, Birmingham, AL 35209, Phone: (205) 325-3513, Fax: (205) 325-3730, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • STATION, W Side Of Hwy 13 4.2 Mi S Of Int Of Hwy 13 & Hwy 28 (Lat: 31.759306 Lon: -89.876444), Overall height: 123.4 m, Call Sign: WNEP866
    Assigned Frequencies: 1895.00 MHz, 1885.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/02/1998, Expiration Date: 08/13/2002, Cancellation Date: 07/09/1999
    Registrant: Phone: (404) 841-2064
  • STATION, W Side Of Hwy 13 4.2 Mi S Of Int Of Hwy 13 & Hwy 28 (Lat: 31.759306 Lon: -89.876444), Overall height: 123.4 m, Call Sign: WNTG700
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.118 MHz, 928.118 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/22/2010, Expiration Date: 10/10/2020
    Registrant: El Paso - Southern Natural Gas, 569 Brookwood Village, Suite 501, Birmingham, AL 35209, Phone: (205) 325-3513, Fax: (205) 325-3730, Email:
  • W Side Of Hwy 13, 4.2 Mi S Of Intersection Hwy 13 & Hwy 28 (Lat: 31.759306 Lon: -89.876444), Structure height: 123.4 m, Call Sign: WPNM470
    Assigned Frequencies: 1865.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/10/1998, Expiration Date: 04/10/2008, Cancellation Date: 05/15/1998
    Registrant: Phone: (202) 328-4500

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: N6PUP, Previous Call Sign: KA6QAQ, Licensee ID: L00354604
    Grant Date: 05/10/2001, Expiration Date: 05/10/2011, Cancellation Date: 05/11/2013
    Registrant: Cecil E Tisdale, 5 North Pleasett Hill Rd, New Hebron, MS 39140

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: LUSCOMBE 8E (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 86 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2547K , Serial Number: 5274, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 06/23/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Mark A Langston, Po Box 55, New Hebron, MS 39140
  • Aircraft: ROCKWELL INTERNATIONAL 114 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 128 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4959W , Serial Number: 14279, Year manufactured: 1977
    Registrant (Partnership): Joseph H Steverson, Rr 1 Po Box 227, New Hebron, MS 39140, Other Owners: Jill T Steverson

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 29
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for New Hebron, MS
Cost of Living Calculator

State forum archive: