Pelahatchie, Mississippi

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Population in 2019: 1,382 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -5.4%
 
Males: 640  (46.4%)
Females: 742  (53.6%)
Median resident age:

39.2 years
Mississippi median age:

38.3 years

Zip codes: 39145.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $45,174 (it was $31,597 in 2000)
Pelahatchie:

$45,174
MS:

$45,792

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $23,876 (it was $14,950 in 2000)

Pelahatchie town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $107,335 (it was $57,400 in 2000)
Pelahatchie:

$107,335
MS:

$128,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $116,453; detached houses: $128,353; mobile homes: $46,475

Median gross rent in 2019: $794.

March 2019 cost of living index in Pelahatchie: 78.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 21.6%
(14.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.7% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Pelahatchie, MS (2019)
    • 1,11466.0%White alone
    • 53931.9%Black alone
    • 120.7%Two or more races
    • 110.7%Hispanic
    • 70.4%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists, there were 13 registered sex offenders living in Pelahatchie, Mississippi as of April 15, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Pelahatchie is 119 to 1.



Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 8 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.07
Mississippi average:

2.15
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Ancestries: American (19.4%), Irish (6.4%), European (5.0%), French (3.7%), Cajun (2.6%), English (1.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 359 feet

Land area: 3.22 square miles.

Population density: 429 people per square mile   (low).

Pelahatchie, Mississippi map

16 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.9%
Mississippi:

2.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,165 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $582 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, MS (23.7 miles , pop. 184,256).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (150.8 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (374.9 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Morton, MS (3.0 miles ),
Polkville, MS (3.2 miles),
Brandon, MS (3.4 miles ),
Robinhood, MS (3.5 miles ),
Puckett, MS (4.0 miles ),
Pearl, MS (4.3 miles ),
Flowood, MS (4.3 miles ),
Forest, MS (4.4 miles )

Latitude: 32.31 N, Longitude: 89.80 W

Area code: 601

Distribution of median household income in Pelahatchie, MS in 2019
Distribution of house value in Pelahatchie, MS in 2019
Pelahatchie satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $82,300
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $82,300
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $82,300
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $82,300
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $82,300
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $78,800
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $97,500
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $88,300
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $128,300
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $143,100
  • 2016: 7 buildings, average cost: $282,000
  • 2017: 8 buildings, average cost: $282,000
  • 2018: 3 buildings, average cost: $142,300
  • 2019: 1 building, cost: $99,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Pelahatchie, MS residents
Average permit cost in Pelahatchie, MS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.7%
Mississippi:

6.0%
Most common industries in Pelahatchie, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (7.8%)
  • Educational services (7.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.8%)
  • Health care (6.6%)
  • Food (6.3%)
  • Public administration (5.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.1%)
  • Truck transportation (8.4%)
  • Public administration (6.3%)
  • Food (5.9%)
  • Educational services (5.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.1%)
  • Transportation equipment (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (12.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (10.5%)
  • Educational services (9.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.1%)
  • Food (6.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.3%)
Most common occupations in Pelahatchie, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.7%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.9%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (4.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.9%)
  • Registered nurses (3.9%)

Average climate in Pelahatchie, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Pelahatchie, Mississippi environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 77.5. This is about average.

City:

77.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.136. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.136
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.76. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 20.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.76
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.478. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.478
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 20.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 20.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.4
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 10.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.6
U.S.:

8.5

Tornado activity:

Pelahatchie-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 161% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/2/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.1 miles away from the Pelahatchie town center killed 2 people and injured 10 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 11/24/2001, a category F4 tornado 23.1 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 21 people and caused $12 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pelahatchie-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Mississippi state average. It is 186% greater 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 169.9 miles away from Pelahatchie 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 166.0 miles away from Pelahatchie 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 231.9 miles away from Pelahatchie center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 149.5 miles away from Pelahatchie center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 111.3 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 294.0 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 Rankin County (14) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 6, Hurricanes: 4, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pelahatchie topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Pelahatchie:

  • SCOTT REGIONAL HOSPITAL CAH Critical Access Hospitals (about 8 miles away; MORTON, MS)
  • GUARDIAN ANGEL HOSPICE, INC (Hospital, about 8 miles away; MORTON, MS)
  • WILLOW CREEK RETIREMENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; JACKSON, MS)
  • FAMILY CARE HOSPICE OF JACKSON (Hospital, about 13 miles away; BRANDON, MS)
  • BRANDON COURT (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; BRANDON, MS)
  • HOME HEALTH CARE OF MS (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; BRANDON, MS)
  • CROSSGATES RIVER OAKS HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; BRANDON, MS)

Airports located in Pelahatchie:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pelahatchie:

  • Belhaven University (about 22 miles; Jackson, MS; Full-time enrollment: 3,147)
  • Jackson State University (about 24 miles; Jackson, MS; FT enrollment: 7,485)
  • Mississippi College (about 32 miles; Clinton, MS; FT enrollment: 3,919)
  • Hinds Community College (about 37 miles; Raymond, MS; FT enrollment: 9,115)
  • East Central Community College (about 42 miles; Decatur, MS; FT enrollment: 2,380)
  • Holmes Community College (about 46 miles; Goodman, MS; FT enrollment: 5,352)
  • Copiah-Lincoln Community College (about 56 miles; Wesson, MS; FT enrollment: 2,532)

Public high school in Pelahatchie:

Private high school in Pelahatchie:

  • EAST RANKIN ACADEMY (Students: 789, Location: 400 HIGHWAY 43 S, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Pelahatchie:

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User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • First Apostolic Church 508 Heslip Street Pelahatchie, MS 39145

Points of interest:

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

Churches in Pelahatchie include: Pelahatchie Methodist Church (A), Pelahatchie Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Little Zion Cemetery (1), Pelahatchie Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Frank Kinard - Football player.

Rankin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Pelahatchie and their reported violations in the past:

LEESBURG WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 3,900, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (AUG-27-2008), St Public Notif received (SEP-08-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (FEB-23-2005), St Public Notif requested (JUN-16-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-16-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2008), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-29-2009), St Public Notif requested (MAR-01-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-15-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-29-2009), St Public Notif requested (MAR-01-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-15-2009)
  • 266 regular monitoring violations
ACL WATER ASSOCIATION #1 (Population served: 1,499, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-06-2013), St Public Notif requested (MAY-07-2013), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-07-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-03-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 176 regular monitoring violations
ACL WATER ASSOCIATION #2 (Population served: 1,420, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 215 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.8 people
Mississippi:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

74.6%
Whole state:

69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

7.2%
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
10 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness in 2010
8 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
8 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Pelahatchie (2011 data):

  • Trustmark National Bank: Pelahatchie Branch at 102 Brooks Street, branch established on 1949/11/05. Info updated 2012/03/26: Bank assets: $9,612.1 mil, Deposits: $7,410.1 mil, headquarters in Jackson, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 186 total offices, Holding Company: Trustmark Corporation
  • PriorityOne Bank: Pelahatchie Branch at 528 Second Street, branch established on 1976/08/16. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $511.5 mil, Deposits: $433.9 mil, headquarters in Magee, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Priorityone Capital Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Pelahatchie:

Marital status in Pelahatchie, MS
  • Never married: 32.8%
  • Now married: 47.0%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 12.6%

For population 25 years and over in Pelahatchie:

  • High school or higher: 78.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 6.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
Mississippi average:

11.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Pelahatchie
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Pelahatchie, MS (based on Rankin County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant71,549123
Mainline Protestant10,49134
Catholic4,0962
Black Protestant2,86412
Other2,4376
None50,180-
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: 11
This county:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Rankin County:

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Rankin County:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 66
Rankin County:

4.78 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 59
Rankin County:

4.27 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

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

9.9%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Rankin County:

29.2%
Mississippi:

33.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Rankin County:

12.2%
Mississippi:

14.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Pelahatchie:

45.6%
State:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

39.5%
Mississippi:

45.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.1
Mississippi:

29.2

People feeling badly about themselves:
Pelahatchie:

19.5%
Mississippi:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Pelahatchie:

9.8%
Mississippi:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.6
Mississippi:

6.8

Overweight people:
Pelahatchie:

32.4%
Mississippi:

34.6%

General health condition:
Here:

51.0%
Mississippi:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.8%
State:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Pelahatchie, MS Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 6$19,114$38,2284$5,609
Water Supply 2$7,369$44,2140$0
Police - Other 2$2,194$13,1642$1,561
Streets and Highways 2$3,662$21,9720$0
Financial Administration 2$11,645$69,8700$0
Sewerage 1$478$5,7360$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,300$27,6000$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$5,522
Judicial and Legal 0$0 4$4,964
Totals for Government 16$46,762$35,07217$17,656

Pelahatchie government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $292,000 ($211.29)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $364,000 ($263.39)
    Sewerage: $364,000 ($263.39)
    Central Staff Services: $254,000 ($183.79)
    Police Protection: $240,000 ($173.66)
    General - Other: $150,000 ($108.54)
    Solid Waste Management: $83,000 ($60.06)
    Local Fire Protection: $14,000 ($10.13)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000 ($5.79)
    Libraries: $5,000 ($3.62)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $41,000 ($29.67)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Financial Administration: $31,000 ($22.43)
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $18,000 ($13.02)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $275,000 ($198.99)

Pelahatchie government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $392,000 ($283.65)
    Solid Waste Management: $95,000 ($68.74)
    Other: $22,000 ($15.92)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $9,000 ($6.51)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $87,000 ($62.95)
    General Revenue - Other: $52,000 ($37.63)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.72)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $389,000 ($281.48)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $377,000 ($272.79)
    Other: $161,000 ($116.50)
  • Tax - Property: $401,000 ($290.16)
    Public Utilities Sales: $41,000 ($29.67)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $14,000 ($10.13)

Pelahatchie government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,515,000 ($1819.83)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,427,000 ($1756.15)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $269,000 ($194.65)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $181,000 ($130.97)

Pelahatchie government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,562,000 ($1130.25)

7.28% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($49,829 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.28%
Mississippi average:

6.54%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Hinds County, MS  2.09% ($47,456 average AGI)
from Madison County, MS  0.98% ($56,222)
from Simpson County, MS  0.25% ($41,741)


6.64% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($58,367 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.64%
Mississippi average:

6.87%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Hinds County, MS  1.54% ($38,570 average AGI)
to Madison County, MS  0.83% ($71,029)
to Simpson County, MS  0.26% ($34,923)

Businesses in Pelahatchie, MS

  • Penske: 1
  • Subway: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Pelahatchie:

  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WQST (850 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FOREST, MS; Owner: ACE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWDF (720 AM; daytime; 5 kW; RICHLAND, MS; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJDX (620 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSLI (930 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MS; Owner: SPORTSRAD, INC.)
  • WIIN (780 AM; daytime; 5 kW; RIDGELAND, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH RADIO, INC)
  • WOAD (1300 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF MISSISSIPPI, L.L.C.)
  • WRKN (970 AM; 1 kW; BRANDON, MS; Owner: RADIO STATION WRKN, INC.)
  • WTWZ (1120 AM; daytime; 8 kW; CLINTON, MS; Owner: WOOD BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WZRX (1590 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WEEZ (890 AM; daytime; 10 kW; LAUREL, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pelahatchie:

  • WKXI-FM (107.5 FM; MAGEE, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF MISSISSIPPI, L.L.C.)
  • WQST-FM (92.5 FM; FOREST, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WDBT (95.5 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMSI-FM (102.9 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSTZ-FM (106.7 FM; VICKSBURG, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTYX (94.7 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: BACKYARD BROADCASTING MISSISSIPPI, LLC)
  • WRXW (93.9 FM; PEARL, MS; Owner: BACKYARD BROADCASTING MISSISSIPPI, LLC)
  • WJMI (99.7 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF MISSISSIPPI, L.L.C.)
  • WMPN-FM (91.3 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WUSJ (96.3 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJKK (98.7 FM; VICKSBURG, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH RADIO, INC.)
  • WMBU (89.1 FM; FOREST, MS; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WMPR (90.1 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: J.C. MAXWELL BROADCASTING GROUP, INC)
  • WRJH (97.7 FM; BRANDON, MS; Owner: ON TOP COMMUNICATIONS OF MISSISSIPPI, LLC)
  • WYJS (105.9 FM; PICKENS, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF MISSISSIPPI, LLC)
  • WMAW-FM (88.1 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WYOY (101.7 FM; GLUCKSTADT, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH RADIO, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Pelahatchie:

  • WLBT (Channel 3; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CIVCO, INC.)
  • WJTV (Channel 12; JACKSON, MS; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDBD (Channel 40; JACKSON, MS; Owner: WDBD LICENSE CORP.)
  • WMPN-TV (Channel 29; JACKSON, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WBMS-CA (Channel 10; JACKSON, MS; Owner: GENE A. BLAILOCK)
  • WJKO-LP (Channel 64; JACKSON, MS; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WJMF-LP (Channel 53; JACKSON, MS; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJXF-LP (Channel 49; JACKSON, MS; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAPT (Channel 16; JACKSON, MS; Owner: WAPT HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WBXK-CA (Channel 8; JACKSON, ETC., MS; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • W46CW (Channel 46; JACKSON/BRANDON, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WMAW-TV (Channel 14; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • Pelahatchie, Mississippi
  • Fatal accident count22
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents26
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:3
  • Fatalities24
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents45
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2
  • Mississippi average
  • Fatal accident count12524
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents18219
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons3049
  • Fatalities14362
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents30778
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents839
See more detailed statistics of Pelahatchie fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 71Number of bridges
  • 571ft / 174mTotal length
  • $1,487,911,000Total costs
  • 385,280Total average daily traffic
  • 102,015Total average daily truck traffic
  • 407,710Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Pelahatchie, MS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21930-1939
  • 21950-1959
  • 291960-1969
  • 51980-1989
  • 201990-1999
  • 72000-2009
  • 62010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Pelahatchie, MS

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Pelahatchie)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

76 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Pelahatchie, MS)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • STATION, Jackson Dome Station 7 Mi Nnw Of (Lat: 32.408472 Lon: -89.838944), Overall height: 117.3 m, Call Sign: WNEK228,
    Assigned Frequencies: 1945.00 MHz, Grant Date: 10/17/1995, Expiration Date: 10/17/2000, Cancellation Date: 08/21/1996, Phone: (713) 795-1303
  • Walters, Nw Corner Of Int. Of Ms State Hwy 43 (Lat: 32.233417 Lon: -89.775472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 125.9 m, Overall height: 127.1 m, Call Sign: WQJB299,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, Grant Date: 07/14/2008, Expiration Date: 01/10/2009, Cancellation Date: 03/14/2009, Certifier: James Garner, Registrant: Venable LLP, 575 7th Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 344-4000, Fax: (202) 344-8300, Email:
  • Walters, Nw Corner Of Int. Of Ms State Hwy 43 (Lat: 32.233417 Lon: -89.775472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 125.9 m, Overall height: 127.1 m, Call Sign: WQJF973,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, Grant Date: 08/25/2008, Expiration Date: 08/25/2018, Cancellation Date: 06/12/2018, Certifier: James Garner, Registrant: Venable LLP, 575 7th Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 344-4000, Fax: (202) 344-8300, Email:
  • LEESBURG, 435 Hwy 481 (Lat: 32.440833 Lon: -89.785833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 152.1 m, Call Sign: WQJJ271, Licensee ID: L00136806,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6675.00 MHz, 6640.00 MHz, 6675.00 MHz, 6640.00 MHz, 6675.00 MHz, 6640.00 MHz, Grant Date: 08/20/2018, Expiration Date: 09/26/2028, Certifier: Clovis Reed, Registrant: Rankin County, Mississippi
  • PELAHATCHIE, 5535 Hwy 80 (Lat: 32.321500 Lon: -89.746111), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 38.1 m, Overall height: 41.1 m, Call Sign: WQXI289,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, Grant Date: 03/11/2016, Expiration Date: 03/11/2026, Certifier: Steve Paquette, Registrant: Entergy Services, LLC, 425 West Capitol Ave., Little Rock, AR 72203-0551, Phone: (501) 377-5609, Email:
  • PELAHATCHIE, 2.5 Mi Nw Of (Lat: 32.339583 Lon: -89.825611), Overall height: 127.7 m, Call Sign: KDK34,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2184.80 MHz, 2147.60 MHz, Grant Date: 05/05/2009, Expiration Date: 07/15/2019, Cancellation Date: 07/20/2010, Registrant: Department Of Transportation, Mississippi, 2552 N Mill St, Jackson, MS 39215, Phone: (601) 359-1513, Fax: (601) 359-5388, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pelahatchie)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182G (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3184S , Serial Number: 18255684, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 07/14/1964, Certificate Issue Date: 03/15/2018
    Registrant (Corporation): Thrash Farms Inc, 707 Hwy 481, Pelahatchie, MS 39145
  • Aircraft: GRUMMAN ACFT ENG COR-SCHWEIZER G-164B (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 80 mph), Engine: AIRESEARCH TPE331 SERIES (600 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6729Q , Serial Number: 243B, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 04/19/1994, Certificate Issue Date: 12/14/1993
    Registrant (Corporation): Ag Pilots Inc, 676 Highway 481, Pelahatchie, MS 39145
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 03/02/2018
  • Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR INC AT-602 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A-60AG (1050 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 9067B , Serial Number: 602-0563, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 10/21/1999, Certificate Issue Date: 07/08/2005
    Registrant (Corporation): Ag Pilots Inc, 676 Highway 481, Pelahatchie, MS 39145
  • Aircraft: GRUMMAN ACFT ENG COR-SCHWEIZER G-164B (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 80 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 6656Q , Serial Number: 182B, Certificate Issue Date: 06/10/1994
    Registrant (Corporation): Ag Pilots Inc, Rt 1 Box 88a, Pelahatchie, MS 39145
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 05/15/2017

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 74. The highest number of fire incidents - 139 took place in 2010, and the least - 10 in 2002. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Pelahatchie, MS When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (50.2%), and Structure Fires (35.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Pelahatchie, MS
    • 62850.2%Outside Fires
    • 44935.9%Structure Fires
    • 15612.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 191.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Pelahatchie, MS
Most common first names in Pelahatchie, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3975.7 years
James3967.8 years
Robert3068.9 years
Mary2879.9 years
William2774.8 years
Willie1770.1 years
Henry1575.1 years
Ruby1473.6 years
Charlie1382.5 years
Jessie1275.7 years
Most common last names in Pelahatchie, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Purvis2880.5 years
Gray2676.8 years
Myers2575.9 years
Smith2176.5 years
Johnson1972.6 years
Bowman1773.7 years
Allen1674.5 years
White1673.4 years
Brown1569.1 years
Wilson1473.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Pelahatchie, MS
  • 63.3%Utility gas
  • 31.1%Electricity
  • 4.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Pelahatchie, MS
  • 60.4%Electricity
  • 39.6%Utility gas


Pelahatchie compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 4 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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