For population 25 years and over in Poplarville:
For population 15 years and over in Poplarville city:
29 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $938 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gulfport, MS (40.8 miles , pop. 71,127).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: New Orleans, LA (67.7 miles , pop. 484,674).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (357.1 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Lumberton, MS (3.5 miles ), Varnado, LA (4.3 miles ), Angie, LA (4.3 miles ), Hide-A-Way Lake, MS (4.4 miles ), Bogalusa, LA (4.5 miles ), Purvis, MS (4.7 miles ), Picayune, MS (4.8 miles ), Wiggins, MS (4.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 30.84 N, Longitude: 89.53 W
Area code: 601
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Poplarville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 13 (12 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -61 (-2.3%).
Work and jobs in Poplarville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Poplarville, Mississippi
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Poplarville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 181% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/20/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 30.8 miles away from the Poplarville city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 2/28/1987, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 48.6 miles away from the city center killed 6 people and injured 350 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Poplarville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Mississippi state average. It is 100% 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 94.4 miles away from the city center
On 12/20/2005 at 00:52:20, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 80.7 miles away from Poplarville center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Pearl River County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 9, Tornadoes: 5, Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tropical Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Larkin I. Smith - Politician, Hudson Holliday - Politician.
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Poplarville and their reported violations in the past:SHERIDAN SEAFOOD (Address: 238 HOMER LADNER ROAD , Serves LA, Population served: 25, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 27.6%
(18.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.4% for Black residents, 35.4% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Poplarville city (based on Pearl River County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 64.83%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 40
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
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Poplarville government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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13.85% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,769 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:
7.69% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,945 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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Poplarville fatal accident list:
May 21, 1983 08:40 PM, 550002, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 111 meters (364ft)
Total costs: $289,000
Total average daily traffic: 15,560
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,350
Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic: 23,315
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Poplarville)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 160 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Poplarville, MS)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 73 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Poplarville)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Poplarville)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 15 patent applications in 2008-2014.