For population 25 years and over in Rolling Fork:
For population 15 years and over in Rolling Fork city:
10 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $614 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, MS (56.5 miles , pop. 184,256).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (161.5 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (343.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Anguilla, MS (2.3 miles ), Cary, MS (2.7 miles ), Mayersville, MS (3.2 miles ), Louise, MS (4.2 miles ), Hollandale, MS (4.3 miles ), Lake Providence, LA (4.3 miles ), Arcola, MS (5.0 miles ), Satartia, MS (5.0 miles) .
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Latitude: 32.91 N, Longitude: 90.88 W
Area code: 662
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +55 (+2.3%).
Work and jobs in Rolling Fork: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Rolling Fork, Mississippi
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Rolling Fork-area historical tornado activity is above Mississippi state average. It is 236% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/9/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.9 miles away from the Rolling Fork city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 12/5/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 34.2 miles away from the city center killed 38 people and injured 270 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Rolling Fork-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Mississippi state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/11/1996 at 18:17:49, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 46.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/26/2002 at 20:05:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 78.4 miles away from Rolling Fork center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Sharkey County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Tornadoes: 7, Storms: 7, Floods: 5, Floods: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Freeze: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Fielding L. Wright - Politician, Johnny Dyer - Electric blues harmonicist and singer, Larry Smith (basketball) - Basketball player-coach, Muddy Waters - (1915-1983), musician, Slick Watts - African- basketball player, Willie Mae Ford Smith - Gospel singer.
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Rolling Fork and their reported violations in the past:CITY OF ROLLING FORK (Population served: 2486, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 40.1%
(9.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.1% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
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Religion statistics for Rolling Fork city (based on Sharkey County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 41.26%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
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4.48% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($23,241 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
7.24% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($22,739 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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Rolling Fork fatal accident list:
Jul 21, 2007 09:53 AM, Sunflower River Rd., Sunflower River Rd, Lat: 33.002789, Lon: -90.768300, Vehicles: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 1, 2004 12:45 AM, Sr-61, Walnut St, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 5, 2000 09:02 AM, Us-61, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 14, 1985 11:50 AM, 630521, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 17 meters (56ft)
Total costs: $200,000
Total average daily traffic: 8,000
Total average daily truck traffic: 696
Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic: 12,000
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Rolling Fork)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Rolling Fork, MS)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Paging Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rolling Fork)
FAA Registered Aircraft:11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Rolling Fork)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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