Potts Camp, Mississippi

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Population in 2017: 478 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -3.2%
 
Males: 229  (48.1%)
Females: 249  (51.9%)
Median resident age:

33.3 years
Mississippi median age:

37.5 years

Zip codes: 38659.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $32,611 (it was $23,472 in 2000)
Potts Camp:

$32,611
MS:

$43,529

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $16,918 (it was $11,600 in 2000)

Potts Camp town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $92,147 (it was $49,600 in 2000)
Potts Camp:

$92,147
MS:

$120,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $78,267; detached houses: $80,824; mobile homes: $49,469

Median gross rent in 2017: $725.

March 2019 cost of living index in Potts Camp: 79.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 22.5%
(8.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.1% for Black residents, 79.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 78.0% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Potts Camp, MS (2017)
    • 31948.4%White alone
    • 26840.7%Black alone
    • 527.9%Hispanic
    • 111.7%Asian alone
    • 71.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 20.3%American Indian alone
    • 20.3%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Potts Camp, Mississippi as of May 28, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Potts Camp is 110 to 1.


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Ancestries: English (24.7%), American (9.3%), Irish (1.6%), German (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 337 feet

Land area: 0.89 square miles.

Population density: 535 people per square mile   (low).

Potts Camp, Mississippi map

25 residents are foreign born (1.8% Latin America, 0.5% Asia).

This town:

3.8%
Mississippi:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,004 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $602 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Memphis, TN (49.8 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (448.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Hickory Flat, MS (2.6 miles ),
Holly Springs, MS (3.4 miles ),
Myrtle, MS (3.5 miles ),
Snow Lake Shores, MS (3.6 miles ),
Ashland, MS (3.8 miles ),
Abbeville, MS (3.9 miles ),
Blue Mountain, MS (4.0 miles ),
New Albany, MS (4.5 miles )

Latitude: 34.65 N, Longitude: 89.30 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 662

Distribution of median household income in Potts Camp, MS in 2017
Distribution of house value in Potts Camp, MS in 2017
Potts Camp satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $87,200
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $103,100
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $109,000
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $117,400
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $43,300
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $43,300
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $46,900
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $20,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $30,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $66,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $66,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Potts Camp, MS residents
Average permit cost in Potts Camp, MS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.8%
Mississippi:

4.8%
Population change in the 1990s: +10 (+2.1%).
Most common industries in Potts Camp, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (9.0%)
  • Educational services (8.5%)
  • Public administration (6.8%)
  • Machinery (6.8%)
  • Gasoline stations (6.2%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (5.6%)
  • Truck transportation (5.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (18.8%)
  • Truck transportation (11.3%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (7.5%)
  • Public administration (5.0%)
  • Furniture & home furnishings, household appliance stores (5.0%)
  • Machinery (5.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (13.4%)
  • Gasoline stations (11.3%)
  • Machinery (8.2%)
  • Public administration (8.2%)
  • Apparel (6.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.2%)
Most common occupations in Potts Camp, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (8.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.3%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (12.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.2%)
  • Cashiers (6.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Personal appearance workers (5.2%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.2%)

Average climate in Potts Camp, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Potts Camp, Mississippi average temperatures Potts Camp, Mississippi average precipitation Potts Camp, Mississippi humidity Potts Camp, Mississippi wind speed Potts Camp, Mississippi snowfall Potts Camp, Mississippi sunshine Potts Camp, Mississippi clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2004 was 82.3. This is about average.

City:

82.3
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 2.27. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.27
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 1.28. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 22.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.28
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2004 was 33.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.3
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Potts Camp-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Mississippi state average. It is 79% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/19/1970, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.0 miles away from the Potts Camp town center killed 4 people and injured 78 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/21/1952, a category F4 tornado 26.3 miles away from the town center killed 16 people and injured 74 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Potts Camp-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 89.6 miles away from Potts Camp 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 135.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 97.5 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 174.7 miles away from Potts Camp 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 145.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 94.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Marshall County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 8, Floods: 6, Freezes: 2, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Potts Camp topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Potts Camp:

  • HERITAGE MANOR OF HOLLY SPRINGS (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; HOLLY SPRINGS, MS)
  • ASHLAND HEALTH AND RAHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; ASHLAND, MS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Potts Camp:

  • University of Mississippi (about 24 miles; University, MS; Full-time enrollment: 17,642)
  • Northwest Mississippi Community College (about 38 miles; Senatobia, MS; FT enrollment: 6,607)
  • Northeast Mississippi Community College (about 43 miles; Booneville, MS; FT enrollment: 3,024)
  • University of Memphis (about 51 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 17,427)
  • Rhodes College (about 53 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 2,052)
  • Southwest Tennessee Community College (about 54 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 8,043)
  • Itawamba Community College (about 57 miles; Fulton, MS; FT enrollment: 5,489)

Public high school in Potts Camp:

  • POTTS CAMP HIGH SCHOOL (9-12) (Location: 7050 CHURCH AVENUE, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Potts Camp:

  • MARY REID SCHOOL (K-3) (Location: 160 PONTOTOC AVENUE, Grades: KG-3)
  • POTTS CAMP MIDDLE SCHOOL (4-8) (Location: 7050 CHURCH AVENUE, Grades: 4-8)
See full list of schools located in Potts Camp

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Potts Camp: Potts Camp Work Center (A), Potts Camp Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Potts Camp include: Open Door Baptist Church (A), First Baptist Church (B), Saint Mary Church (C), Reeds Gift Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Potts Camp Cemetery (1), Saint Mary Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Bob Boyd (baseball) - Baseball player, Em Stone - Artist.

Marshall County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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

BCM WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 1,497, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 82 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.6 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:

8.1%
Whole state:

5.7%


No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Potts Camp (2011 data):

  • The Bank of Holly Springs: Potts Camp Branch at 6640 Church Street, branch established on 1959/09/10. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $194.1 mil, Deposits: $165.9 mil, headquarters in Holly Springs, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Holly Springs Bancshares Inc

For population 15 years and over in Potts Camp:

Marital status in Potts Camp, MS
  • Never married: 30.8%
  • Now married: 52.1%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 10.4%

For population 25 years and over in Potts Camp:

  • High school or higher: 79.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 7.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.3
Mississippi average:

11.6

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Potts Camp, MS (based on Marshall County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant11,23342
Black Protestant4,35228
Mainline Protestant2,06422
Catholic2641
Other11
None19,230-
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: 10
Here:

2.72 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
This county:

2.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Marshall County:

6.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

3.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.7%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Marshall County:

37.2%
Mississippi:

33.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

8.3%
Mississippi:

14.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Potts Camp:

50.3%
Mississippi:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Potts Camp:

48.5%
Mississippi:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Potts Camp:

29.1
Mississippi:

29.2

People feeling badly about themselves:
Potts Camp:

20.5%
Mississippi:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Potts Camp:

10.2%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Potts Camp:

36.4%
Mississippi:

34.6%

General health condition:
Potts Camp:

57.2%
Mississippi:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Potts Camp:

81.1%
Mississippi:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Potts Camp, MS Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 2$8,218$49,3080$0
Other Government Administration 1$2,105$25,2607$2,680
Parks and Recreation 1$1,000$12,0000$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 4$3,442
Financial Administration 0$0 1$300
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 4$11,323$33,96912$6,422

Potts Camp government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $55,000 ($115.06)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $196,000 ($410.04)
    Regular Highways: $70,000 ($146.44)
    Central Staff Services: $53,000 ($110.88)
    Police Protection: $33,000 ($69.04)
    Solid Waste Management: $31,000 ($64.85)
    Financial Administration: $26,000 ($54.39)
    Parks and Recreation: $18,000 ($37.66)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,000 ($25.10)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000 ($2.09)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($10.46)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($6.28)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,000 ($4.18)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($2.09)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $113,000 ($236.40)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $39,000 ($81.59)

Potts Camp government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $31,000 ($64.85)
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000 ($23.01)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,000 ($2.09)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $18,000 ($37.66)
    Donations From Private Sources: $5,000 ($10.46)
    General Revenue - Other: $3,000 ($6.28)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $159,000 ($332.64)
  • State Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $121,000 ($253.14)
    General Local Government Support: $103,000 ($215.48)
    Other: $3,000 ($6.28)
    Highways: $1,000 ($2.09)
  • Tax - Property: $97,000 ($202.93)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $2,000 ($4.18)
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,000 ($4.18)

Potts Camp government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,022,000 ($2138.08)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,014,000 ($2121.34)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $68,000 ($142.26)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $60,000 ($125.52)

Potts Camp government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $105,000 ($219.67)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $43,000 ($89.96)

6.95% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($35,698 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.95%
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 Shelby County, TN  2.01% ($38,343 average AGI)
from DeSoto County, MS  1.95% ($38,704)
from Benton County, MS  0.49% ($26,934)

Strongest AM radio stations in Potts Camp:

  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPLX (1170 AM; 10 kW; GERMANTOWN, TN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WKRA (1110 AM; daytime; 1 kW; HOLLY SPRINGS, MS; Owner: BILLY R. AUTRY)
  • WJCE (680 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WSAO (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SENATOBIA, MS; Owner: JESSE C. ROSS AND ERNESTINE A. ROSS)
  • KWAM (990 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMC (790 AM; 5 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WREC (600 AM; 5 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Potts Camp:

  • WRBO (103.5 FM; COMO, MS; Owner: MEMPHIS III LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCNA (95.9 FM; POTTS CAMP, MS; Owner: OLVIE E. SISK)
  • WKRA-FM (92.7 FM; HOLLY SPRINGS, MS; Owner: BILLY R. AUTRY)
  • WMAV-FM (90.3 FM; OXFORD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WZLQ (98.5 FM; TUPELO, MS; Owner: SAN DOW BROADCASTING)
  • WURC (88.1 FM; HOLLY SPRINGS, MS; Owner: RUST COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WWZD-FM (106.7 FM; NEW ALBANY, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWMS (97.5 FM; OXFORD, MS; Owner: SAN-DOW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSRR-FM (98.1 FM; MILLINGTON, TN; Owner: KOOL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WUMS (92.1 FM; UNIVERSITY, MS; Owner: STUDENT MEDIA CENTER OF THE U. OF MS)
  • WMAE-FM (89.5 FM; BOONEVILLE, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WQLJ (93.7 FM; OXFORD, MS; Owner: TELESOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKZU (102.3 FM; RIPLEY, MS; Owner: KUDZU COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKVF (94.9 FM; BYHALIA, MS; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Potts Camp:

  • WBII-LP (Channel 20; HOLLY SPRINGS, MS; Owner: MID-SOUTH BROADCASTING)
  • WMAV-TV (Channel 18; OXFORD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION)
  • WBUY (Channel 40; HOLLY SPRINGS, MS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WMAE-TV (Channel 12; BOONEVILLE, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)

Potts Camp fatal accident list:

Oct 5, 2011 04:37 PM, Church Ave, Lat: 34.651631, Lon: -89.309314, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 2, 1994 04:45 AM, 78, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Feb 26, 1984 01:45 PM, 4799999999, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 2
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 39Number of bridges
  • 1,001ft / 305mTotal length
  • $1,301,000Total costs
  • 160,210Total average daily traffic
  • 34,335Total average daily truck traffic
  • 61,843Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Potts Camp, MS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 281990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 52010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Potts Camp, MS

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Potts Camp)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • POTTS CAM, 750 Church Ave (Lat: 34.642611 Lon: -89.302833), Type: Pole, Structure height: 34.4 m, Overall height: 36 m, Call Sign: WQOI325,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11385.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/04/2011, Expiration Date: 10/04/2021, Certifier: Michele Boner, Registrant: Contact Network, Inc. D/B/A Inline, 600 Lakeshore Parkway, Birmingham, AL 35209, Phone: (205) 278-8100, Fax: (205) 941-1934, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KB5HFS, Licensee ID: L00447787, Grant Date: 11/28/2011, Expiration Date: 02/25/2022, Certifier: John P Riles, Registrant: John P Riles, 4955 Hwy 178 E, Potts Camp, MS 38659
  • Call Sign: N5LFA, Licensee ID: L00174749, Grant Date: 11/28/2017, Expiration Date: 12/12/2027, Certifier: Steven B Kirk, Registrant: Steven B Kirk, 5961 Hwy 349 S, Potts Camp, MS 38659
  • Call Sign: WA5ZLX, Licensee ID: L01110071, Grant Date: 12/29/2015, Expiration Date: 02/28/2026, Certifier: Cecil W Johnson, Registrant: Cecil W Johnson, 17 Whaley Dr, Potts Camp, MS 38659
  • Call Sign: KG5VEN, Licensee ID: L02132791, Grant Date: 09/29/2017, Expiration Date: 09/29/2027, Certifier: Tracie D Pruitt, Registrant: Tracie D Pruitt, 1145 Hwy 178 East, Potts Camp, MS 38659
  • Call Sign: KI5DEM, Licensee ID: L02242488, Grant Date: 02/11/2019, Expiration Date: 02/11/2029, Certifier: Craig L Hendrix, Registrant: Craig L Hendrix, 27a Overton School Rd, Potts Camp, MS 38659

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 30. The highest number of fires - 44 took place in 2011, and the least - 20 in 2003. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Potts Camp, MS When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (49.3%), and Structure Fires (30.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Potts Camp, MS
    • 23349.3%Outside Fires
    • 14430.4%Structure Fires
    • 7115.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 255.3%Other
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Most common first names in Potts Camp, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James3563.8 years
John2374.6 years
William2271.3 years
Mary1875.8 years
Annie1373.9 years
Robert1367.9 years
Willie1280.2 years
George1076.6 years
Ethel679.8 years
Thomas669.5 years
Most common last names in Potts Camp, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Cook1968.2 years
Jones1578.3 years
Smith1576.8 years
Clayton1275.9 years
Whaley1171.8 years
Howell1077.2 years
Williams1073.3 years
Taylor962.4 years
Westmoreland968.5 years
Boren976.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Potts Camp, MS
  • 54.6%Utility gas
  • 43.3%Electricity
  • 2.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Potts Camp, MS
  • 76.9%Electricity
  • 23.1%Utility gas


Potts Camp compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Potts Camp on our top lists:

  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Cambodia (population 500+)"
There are 3 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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