For population 25 years and over in New Hebron:
For population 15 years and over in New Hebron town:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $339 (0.5%)
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:
Latitude: 31.73 N, Longitude: 89.98 W
Area code: 601
Population change in the 1990s: +74 (+19.8%).
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-area historical tornado activity is above Mississippi state average. It is 282% 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 significantly below Mississippi state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/16/1993 at 10:54:32, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 96.5 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1996 at 14:15:50, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 81.7 miles away from New Hebron center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
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: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Heavy Rains: 3, Floods: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Major Everett - Football player.
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Public elementary/middle school in New Hebron:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 18.1%
(17.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.3% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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Religion statistics for New Hebron (based on Lawrence County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 60.91%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.97% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,855 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:
6.75% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,748 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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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in New Hebron)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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