Richland, Mississippi

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Population in 2013: 7,033 (90% urban, 10% rural). Population change since 2000: +16.7%
 
Males: 3,261  (46.4%)
Females: 3,772  (53.6%)
Median resident age:  31.7 years
Mississippi median age:  36.6 years

Zip codes: 39218.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $42,127 (it was $38,996 in 2000)
Richland:

$42,127
MS:

$37,963

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,075 (it was $17,574 in 2000)

Richland city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $107,626 (it was $65,100 in 2000)
Richland:

$107,626
MS:

$97,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $101,310; Detached houses: $125,337; Mobile homes: $31,384

Median gross rent in 2013: $824.

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  • Races in Richland, MS (2013)

    Richland races chart
    • 5,17874.2%White alone
    • 1,38119.8%Black alone
    • 1522.2%Asian alone
    • 1492.1%Hispanic
    • 721.0%Two or more races
    • 250.4%Other race alone
    • 180.3%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Richland: 85.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (17.0%), English (8.8%), Irish (7.7%), Scottish (4.2%), German (3.6%), Scotch-Irish (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 275 feet

Land area: 12.2 square miles.

Population density: 575 people per square mile   (low).

Richland,MS real estate house value index trend

Richland, Mississippi map

For population 25 years and over in Richland:

  • High school or higher: 86.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Richland city:

  • Never married: 25.2%
  • Now married: 49.9%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 4.6%
  • Divorced: 17.4%

74 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.2%
Mississippi:

1.4%



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Richland, Mississippi as of August 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Richland to the number of sex offenders is 704 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $765 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $441 (1.0%)

Richland satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, MS (6.8 miles , pop. 184,256).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (135.5 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (353.5 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Pearl, MS (2.1 miles ), Cleary, MS (2.2 miles ), Florence, MS (2.4 miles ), Flowood, MS (2.6 miles ), Jackson, MS (2.6 miles ), Byram, MS (2.6 miles ), Brandon, MS (3.2 miles ), Robinhood, MS (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 59 buildings, average cost: $61,500
  • 1998: 79 buildings, average cost: $63,300
  • 1999: 31 buildings, average cost: $69,100
  • 2000: 32 buildings, average cost: $80,200
  • 2001: 35 buildings, average cost: $75,300
  • 2002: 27 buildings, average cost: $77,300
  • 2003: 36 buildings, average cost: $82,000
  • 2004: 32 buildings, average cost: $76,300
  • 2005: 22 buildings, average cost: $26,500
  • 2006: 34 buildings, average cost: $85,300
  • 2007: 35 buildings, average cost: $81,200
  • 2008: 9 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 2009: 25 buildings, average cost: $80,700
  • 2010: 15 buildings, average cost: $106,700
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $91,200
  • 2012: 5 buildings, average cost: $78,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 32.23 N, Longitude: 90.16 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,231 (+31.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 626 (17.8%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 601

Richland household income distribution Richland home values distribution

Crime rates in Richland by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
Murders 010010
per 100,000 0.016.40.00.014.20.0
Rapes 37213712
per 100,000 49.5115.031.7200.199.5170.8
Robberies 5105941
per 100,000 82.6164.379.4138.556.814.2
Assaults 3367278
per 100,000 545.098.6111.130.899.5113.9
Burglaries 84119906656103
per 100,000 1,387.31,955.61,428.61,016.0795.81,466.0
Thefts 208216230235181213
per 100,000 3,435.23,549.73,650.83,617.62,572.13,031.6
Auto thefts 433420161412
per 100,000 710.2558.8317.5246.3198.9170.8
Arson 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 320.2) 473.0526.7348.9451.2325.1408.3

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Crime rate in Richland detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 47 (36 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.95
Mississippi average:

2.20
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.1%
Mississippi:

8.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +1,852 (+44.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Richland: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Richland, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Richland-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 170% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/3/1966, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 23.1 miles away from the Richland city center killed 58 people and injured 518 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 11/24/2001, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.0 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 21 people and caused $12 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Richland-area historical earthquake activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 81% smaller 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 186.4 miles away from the city 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 187.4 miles away from Richland 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 235.9 miles away from the city center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 304.5 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 133.2 miles away from Richland center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 169.5 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 (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Richland topographic map

Birthplace of: Elmore James - (1918-1963), musician.

Hospitals and medical centers near Richland:

  • BRIAR HILL REST HOME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; FLORENCE, MS)
  • COMMUNITY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; JACKSON, MS)
  • COMMUNITY PLACE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; JACKSON, MS)
  • MISSISSIPPI HOMECARE OF JACKSON (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; JACKSON, MS)
  • COMPERE NH INC (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; JACKSON, MS)
  • CRAWFORD NH (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; JACKSON, MS)
  • FOREST HILL NURSING CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; JACKSON, MS)

Amtrak station near Richland:

  • 6 miles: JACKSON (300 W. CAPITOL ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Richland:

  • Jackson State University (about 6 miles; Jackson, MS; Full-time enrollment: 7,485)
  • Belhaven University (about 7 miles; Jackson, MS; FT enrollment: 3,147)
  • Mississippi College (about 13 miles; Clinton, MS; FT enrollment: 3,919)
  • Hinds Community College (about 16 miles; Raymond, MS; FT enrollment: 9,115)
  • Copiah-Lincoln Community College (about 40 miles; Wesson, MS; FT enrollment: 2,532)
  • Holmes Community College (about 54 miles; Goodman, MS; FT enrollment: 5,352)
  • Alcorn State University (about 63 miles; Alcorn State, MS; FT enrollment: 3,479)

Public high school in Richland:

Public elementary/middle schools in Richland:

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Notable locations in Richland: Greenway Industrial Area (A), Richland City Hall (B), Richland Public Library (C), Richland Fire Department Station 1 (D), Richland Fire Department Station 2 Headquarters (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Riverwood Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Richland include: Richland Church (A), Easthaven Baptist Church (B), Mount Sinai Baptist Church (C), Plain Landmark Missionary Baptist Church (D), Richland Baptist Church (E), Richland Methodist Church (F), Richland United Pentecostal Church (G), Sweet Rest Church of Christ Holiness (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Richland Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Capital Trailways (Tours & Charters; 451 Highway 49 South).

Hotels: Ramada Limited & Suites (390 Highway 49 S), Jackson-Days Inn Richland (Us Highway 49 South), Super 8 Motel (1158 Highway 49 South).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 71.1. This is about average.

City:

71.1
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2011 was 0.242. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.242
U.S.:

0.303

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2011 was 0.716. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.716
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 28.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 17.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.7
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.7
U.S.:

9.1

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

CITY OF RICHLAND (Population served: 6,912, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-18-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-18-2007), St Public Notif received (JUL-03-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 312 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.9%
(15.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.0% for Black residents, 4.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 48.1% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Mississippi:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  69.2%
Whole state:  69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.6%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

Richland, Mississippi environmental map by EPA

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Richland compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Richland (2011 data):

  • PriorityOne Bank: Richland Branch at 1021 Hwy, 49 South, branch established on 2000/10/16. 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
  • BancorpSouth Bank: Richland Branch at 1020 Highway 49 South, branch established on 1959/04/01. Info updated 2007/07/18: Bank assets: $12,990.3 mil, Deposits: $10,863.8 mil, headquarters in Tupelo, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 271 total offices, Holding Company: Bancorpsouth, Inc.
  • Regions Bank: Richland Branch at 1185 Highway 49 South, branch established on 1988/11/16. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Trustmark National Bank: Richland Branch at 1001 Highway 49 South, branch established on 1976/11/12. 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
  • Copiah Bank, National Association: Richland Office Branch at 129 Center Street, branch established on 2009/02/17. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $159.0 mil, Deposits: $143.3 mil, headquarters in Hazlehurst, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Copiah Bancshares, Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Richland, Mississippi:

  • Days Inn - Richland, 1035 Hwy 49 S, Richland, MS 39218 , Phone: (601) 932-5553, Fax: (601) 932-5553
  • Homewood Suites - Jackson, 853 Centre St, Richland, MS 39157 , Phone: (601) 899-8911
  • Super 8 Motel, 1168 Hwy 49 S, Richland, MS 39218 , Phone: (601) 932-8883
  • Super 8 Motel, 1158 Hwy 49 S, Richland, MS 39215 , Phone: (601) 932-8883
  • Executive Inn & Suites, 390 Hwy 49 S, Richland, MS 39218 , Phone: (601) 664-3456, Fax: (601) 664-3401
All 5 fire-safe hotels and motels in Richland, Mississippi

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Mississippi average:

12.3

Richland travel time to work - commute Richland mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (55%)
  • Utility gas (43%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Richland city (based on Rankin County data)

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
Rankin County:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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.
State:

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

4.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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:
This county:

12.2%
State:

14.4%
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
Financial Administration 10$26,478$31,7740$0
Other Government Administration 7$13,388$22,9510$0
Judicial and Legal 1$2,079$24,9480$0
Police Protection - Officers 29$115,736$47,8910$0
Police - Other 11$32,025$34,9360$0
Firefighters 28$94,240$40,3890$0
Fire - Other 1$1,873$22,4760$0
Streets and Highways 9$24,264$32,3520$0
Health 1$3,147$37,7640$0
Parks and Recreation 8$24,922$37,3835$3,886
Water Supply 7$22,243$38,1310$0
Other and Unallocable 3$10,347$41,3880$0
Totals for Government 115$370,742$38,6865$3,886

Richland government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $157,000 ($22.32)
    Sewerage: $157,000 ($22.32)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,951,000 ($277.41)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,383,000 ($196.64)
    Regular Highways: $1,219,000 ($173.33)
    Parks and Recreation: $694,000 ($98.68)
    Water Utilities: $589,000 ($83.75)
    Financial Administration: $559,000 ($79.48)
    Sewerage: $488,000 ($69.39)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $257,000 ($36.54)
    Solid Waste Management: $246,000 ($34.98)
    General - Other: $124,000 ($17.63)
    Central Staff Services: $112,000 ($15.92)
    General Public Buildings: $28,000 ($3.98)
    Libraries: $20,000 ($2.84)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $999,000 ($142.04)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,154,000 ($732.83)

Richland government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $901,000 ($128.11)
    Solid Waste Management: $275,000 ($39.10)
    All Other: $137,000 ($19.48)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $707,000 ($100.53)
    General Revenue, NEC: $426,000 ($60.57)
    Fines and Forfeits: $365,000 ($51.90)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $901,000 ($128.11)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $4,075,000 ($579.41)
    All Other: $228,000 ($32.42)
  • Tax - Property: $1,810,000 ($257.36)
    Public Utilities Sales: $225,000 ($31.99)
    Other License: $121,000 ($17.20)

Richland government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,257,000 ($1174.04)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $8,075,000 ($1148.16)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,801,000 ($1109.20)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $7,600,000 ($1080.62)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $475,000 ($67.54)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $456,000 ($64.84)

Richland government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,074,000 ($437.08)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,716,000 ($1097.11)

7.75% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,450 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.75%
Mississippi average:

6.70%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($124 average AGI)
Rankin County:

0.02%
Mississippi average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Hinds County, MS  2.34% ($33,766 average AGI)
from Madison County, MS  0.90% ($38,953)
from Simpson County, MS  0.27% ($34,599)


7.14% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,596 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.14%
Mississippi average:

6.88%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($89 average AGI)
Rankin County:

0.03%
Mississippi average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Hinds County, MS  1.92% ($28,135 average AGI)
to Madison County, MS  0.90% ($49,508)
to Scott County, MS  0.21% ($31,154)

Strongest AM radio stations in Richland:

  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., 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.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WTWZ (1120 AM; daytime; 8 kW; CLINTON, MS; Owner: WOOD BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WOAD (1300 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF MISSISSIPPI, L.L.C.)
  • WIIN (780 AM; daytime; 5 kW; RIDGELAND, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH RADIO, INC)
  • WZRX (1590 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPBQ (1240 AM; 1 kW; FLOWOOD, MS; Owner: PDB CORPORATION)
  • WJXN (1450 AM; 1 kW; JACKSON, MS; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKXI (1400 AM; 1 kW; JACKSON, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF MISSISSIPPI, L.L.C.)
  • WRKN (970 AM; 1 kW; BRANDON, MS; Owner: RADIO STATION WRKN, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Richland:

  • WDBT (95.5 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTYX (94.7 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: BACKYARD BROADCASTING MISSISSIPPI, LLC)
  • WMSI-FM (102.9 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJMI (99.7 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF MISSISSIPPI, L.L.C.)
  • WMPR (90.1 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: J.C. MAXWELL BROADCASTING GROUP, INC)
  • WSTZ-FM (106.7 FM; VICKSBURG, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • WJSU-FM (88.5 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: JACKSON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WKXI-FM (107.5 FM; MAGEE, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF MISSISSIPPI, L.L.C.)
  • WJXN-FM (100.9 FM; UTICA, MS; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRXW (93.9 FM; PEARL, MS; Owner: BACKYARD BROADCASTING MISSISSIPPI, LLC)
  • WYOY (101.7 FM; GLUCKSTADT, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH RADIO, INC)
  • WRJH (97.7 FM; BRANDON, MS; Owner: ON TOP COMMUNICATIONS OF MISSISSIPPI, LLC)
  • WHJT (93.5 FM; CLINTON, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI COLLEGE)
  • WQST-FM (92.5 FM; FOREST, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WYJS (105.9 FM; PICKENS, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF MISSISSIPPI, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Richland:

  • WJTV (Channel 12; JACKSON, MS; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBMS-CA (Channel 10; JACKSON, MS; Owner: GENE A. BLAILOCK)
  • WLBT (Channel 3; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CIVCO, INC.)
  • WJKO-LP (Channel 64; JACKSON, MS; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WMPN-TV (Channel 29; JACKSON, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WAPT (Channel 16; JACKSON, MS; Owner: WAPT HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WJMF-LP (Channel 53; JACKSON, MS; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJXF-LP (Channel 49; JACKSON, MS; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBXK-CA (Channel 8; JACKSON, ETC., MS; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WDBD (Channel 40; JACKSON, MS; Owner: WDBD LICENSE CORP.)
  • W23BC (Channel 23; JACKSON, MS; Owner: JACKSON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • W46CW (Channel 46; JACKSON/BRANDON, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WNTZ (Channel 48; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: WHITE KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF NATCHEZ LICENSE CORP.)
Richland fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Richland fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 44Number of bridges
  • 664m2,178ftTotal length
  • $5,015,000Total costs
  • 1,083,800Total average daily traffic
  • 136,743Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11920-1929
  • 31930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 141960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 51980-1989
  • 51990-1999
  • 122000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Richland, MS

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2
  • Approx. 1.2 Miles W Of I-55 North Of Hwy. 14 (Lat: 32.977917 Lon: -89.966750), Call Sign: KNKQ309
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 846.510 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/17/2011, Expiration Date: 10/01/2021, Certifier: David C Jatlow
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • Approx. 1.2 Mi West Of I-55 North Of Hwy 14 (Lat: 32.977917 Lon: -89.966750), Call Sign: KNKA403
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 846.510 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/30/2005, Expiration Date: 10/01/2015, Certifier: David C Jatlow
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (469) 229-7471, Fax: (469) 229-7297, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Tony Kent, North Richland, 580 Old U.S. Highway 49 S (Lat: 32.241556 Lon: -90.166361), Type: 73.1, Overall height: 67.1 m
    Registrant: 2028289473, Pgist@fcclaw.Com, 1111 19TH ST., NW, SUITE 1200
  • Tony Kent, North Richland, 580 Old U.S. Highway 49 S (Lat: 32.241556 Lon: -90.166361), Type: 73.1, Overall height: 67.1 m
    Registrant: 2028289473, Pgist@fcclaw.Com, 1111 19TH ST., NW, SUITE 1200
  • Del Slone, North Richland, 580 Old U.S. Highway 49 S (Lat: 32.241556 Lon: -90.166361), Type: 73.1, Overall height: 67.1 m
    Registrant: 6019747114, Dslone@cellularsouth.Com, 1018 HIGHLAND COLONY PARKWAY
  • Del Slone, North Richland, 580 Old U.S. Highway 49 S (Lat: 32.241556 Lon: -90.166361), Type: 73.1, Overall height: 67.1 m
    Registrant: 6019747114, Dslone@cellularsouth.Com, 1018 HIGHLAND COLONY PKWY, STE 330

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 580 Industrial Park Rd (Lat: 32.252917 Lon: -90.143972), Type: Pole, Structure height: 12 m, Overall height: 13 m, Call Sign: WPGQ624
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.215 MHz, 160.545 MHz, 160.920 MHz, 161.085 MHz, 161.190 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/20/2005, Expiration Date: 03/01/2015, Certifier: S R Taylor
    Registrant: The Kansas City Southern Railway Company, 4601 Hilry Huckaby Dr., Shreveport, LA 71107-5797, Phone: (318) 676-6188, Fax: (318) 676-6252, Email:
  • 1196 Hwy 49 South (Lat: 32.238889 Lon: -90.158333), Call Sign: WPWE355
    Assigned Frequencies: 468.762 MHz, 468.837 MHz, 469.137 MHz, 469.462 MHz, 469.637 MHz, 469.662 MHz, 469.887 MHz, 457.512 MHz, 457.537 MHz, 457.562 MHz, 457.587 MHz, 457.612 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/28/2002, Expiration Date: 10/28/2012, Cancellation Date: 12/29/2012, Certifier: Marie Mckinney
    Registrant: Hm Electronics, Inc., 6675 Mesa Ridge Rd, San Diego, CA 92121, Phone: (858) 535-6015, Fax: (858) 452-7207, Email:
  • Lat: 32.255278 Lon: -90.158611, Call Sign: WQAP973
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.950 MHz, 468.950 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/16/2004, Expiration Date: 07/16/2014, Certifier: Mike Dowling
    Registrant: Mobile Communications, Inc., 4526 S. 140th Street, Omaha, NE 68137, Phone: (402) 341-1529, Fax: (402) 341-8523
  • Lat: 32.213917 Lon: -90.162528, Call Sign: WQCW622
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.772 MHz, 159.720 MHz, 159.892 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/13/2005, Expiration Date: 06/13/2015, Certifier: Glenn Thomas
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises, Inc., Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:
  • Lat: 32.262111 Lon: -90.165083, Call Sign: WQOY896
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.337 MHz, 462.075 MHz, 463.375 MHz, 463.525 MHz, 463.900 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/08/2012, Expiration Date: 03/08/2022, Certifier: Stacey Bisceglia
    Registrant: Ozborn Communications, LLC, Canton, MS 39046, Phone: (601) 859-3433, Fax: (601) 859-7828, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • STACK, 113 Vaughan Drive (Lat: 32.273194 Lon: -90.172306), Type: Pole, Structure height: 58.5 m, Call Sign: WQLN589
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.84 MHz, 6197.24 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/16/2010, Expiration Date: 03/16/2020, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Richland)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 1459V , Serial Number: 17263596, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 08/12/1974
    Registrant (Corporation): J-Com Inc., Po Box 180549, Richland, MS 39218
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-32R-301T (Category: Land, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING TIO 540 SER (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 189MJ , Serial Number: 3257340, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 01/30/2004
    Registrant (Corporation): J-Com Inc, Po Box 180549, Richland, MS 39218
  • Aircraft: QUAD CITY ULTRALIGHT ACFT CORP CHALLENGER II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 DCDI (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 574LT , Serial Number: 123042, Year manufactured: 1997, Airworthiness Date: 08/15/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Chester Lightle, 126 Ebenezer Rd, Richland, MS 39218
  • Aircraft: MANN DAVID A 1912 A-PLANE (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 587DM , Serial Number: 201668
    Registrant (Individual): David A Mann, 134 Ebenezer Rd, Richland, MS 39218
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150K (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6157G , Serial Number: 15071657, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 05/07/1970
    Registrant (Individual): Chester Lightle, 126 Ebenezer Rd, Richland, MS 39218
  • Aircraft: LEARJET INC 45 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 12, Weight: 20,000+ Pounds), Engine: HONEYWELL TFE731-20BR (3650 Pounds of Thrust) (Turbo-fan)
    N-Number: 90GS , Serial Number: 225, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 06/26/2008
    Registrant (Corporation): G&s Holdings LLC, 408 Highway 49 S, Richland, MS 39218
  • Aircraft: DESTINY AVIATION INC 2000 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 9382F , Serial Number: 200308, Year manufactured: 2008, Airworthiness Date: 01/21/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Chester Lightle, 126 Ebenezer Rd, Richland, MS 39218

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED10$138,95910$111,52137$131,9537$25,5547$58,6312$32,030
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$44,3502$138,9800$00$01$48,670
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$125,1352$39,59514$177,4263$49,1232$375,3703$272,663
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$100,6551$85,8207$179,2411$86,6900$01$8,350
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$158,2100$02$71,8550$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0204.01 , 0204.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$168,8401$193,820
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$89,2401$90,440
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$87,840
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0204.01 , 0204.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 66
  • Hazardous Condition: 25
  • Service Call: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 4

Incident types - Richland

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Richland, MS
Businesses in Richland, MS
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1Nike1
AutoZone1Penske1
Best Western1Popeyes1
Blockbuster1SONIC Drive-In1
Burger King1Subway2
CVS1Super 81
Curves1T-Mobile1
Dairy Queen1Taco Bell1
FedEx2U-Haul1
GameStop1UPS2
H&R Block1Waffle House1
KFC1Walgreens1
Kroger1Walmart1
McDonald's1Wendy's1
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