For population 25 years and over in Pearl River:
For population 15 years and over in Pearl River CDP:
32 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $225 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, MS (65.0 miles , pop. 184,256).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (149.3 miles , pop. 242,820).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (419.1 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Philadelphia, MS (2.7 miles ), Tucker, MS (3.4 miles ), Standing Pine, MS (3.8 miles ), Sebastopol, MS (4.0 miles ), Union, MS (4.0 miles ), Noxapater, MS (4.2 miles ), Carthage, MS (4.2 miles ), Redwater, MS (4.2 miles ).
Latitude: 32.79 N, Longitude: 89.24 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 601
Work and jobs in Pearl River: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Pearl River, Mississippi
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Pearl River-area historical tornado activity is above Mississippi state average. It is 234% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/23/1977, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.2 miles away from the Pearl River place center killed 2 people and injured 5 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 12/2/1967, a category F4 tornado 19.5 miles away from the place center killed 2 people and injured 10 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Pearl River-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Mississippi state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 76.4 miles away from the city center
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 88.9 miles away from Pearl River 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 56.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1998 at 15:20:01, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 77.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/28/1995 at 15:28:36, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 86.4 miles away from Pearl River center
On 3/22/2005 at 08:11:50, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Neshoba County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Floods: 4, Winds: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Pearl River:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pearl River:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 25.9%
(25.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 28.8% for American Indian residents, 5.3% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
People in group quarters in Pearl River in 2000:
Pearl River compared to Mississippi state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Pearl River (based on Neshoba County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 62.57%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.97% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,154 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:
5.28% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,158 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 Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Pearl River)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4