For population 25 years and over in Plantersville:
For population 15 years and over in Plantersville town:
11 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $568 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tuscaloosa, AL (95.1 miles , pop. 77,906).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (97.2 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (478.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Verona, MS (1.9 miles ), Tupelo, MS (2.2 miles ), Shannon, MS (2.6 miles ), Nettleton, MS (3.0 miles ), Saltillo, MS (3.4 miles ), Mantachie, MS (3.6 miles ), Sherman, MS (3.8 miles ), Okolona, MS (3.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 34.21 N, Longitude: 88.66 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 662
Work and jobs in Plantersville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Plantersville, Mississippi
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Plantersville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 191% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/29/1963, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.3 miles away from the Plantersville town center killed 3 people and injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 40.4 miles away from the town center killed 28 people and injured 272 people.
Earthquake activity:Plantersville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 98.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 58.3 miles away from Plantersville center
On 12/12/1997 at 08:42:20, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 93.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/28/1999 at 11:00:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MB, 3.8 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 98.0 miles away from the city center
On 5/10/2008 at 17:52:50, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, Depth: 0.1 mi) earthquake occurred 13.5 miles away from Plantersville center
On 5/28/1995 at 15:28:36, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 85.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Lee County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Freezes: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Freeze: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Plantersville:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Plantersville:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Plantersville:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2004 was 17.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Plantersville and their reported violations in the past:CITY POINT WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 2640, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 21.3%
(10.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.2% for Black residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
25 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
Plantersville compared to Mississippi state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
1996 2000 2008 2012
1996 Presidential Elections Results
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2012 Presidential Elections Results
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Religion statistics for Plantersville (based on Lee County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 66.20%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 19
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 72
Number of full-service restaurants: 66
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.05% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,662 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:
6.38% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,158 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Plantersville:
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TV broadcast stations around Plantersville:
Plantersville fatal accident list:
Feb 19, 1993 06:51 AM, Main St, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Plantersville)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:6
FAA Registered Aircraft:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Plantersville, MS
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.