Sardis, Mississippi

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Population in 2017: 1,595 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -21.7%
 
Males: 766  (48.1%)
Females: 829  (51.9%)
Median resident age:

37.3 years
Mississippi median age:

37.5 years

Zip codes: 38666.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $32,014 (it was $23,042 in 2000)
Sardis:

$32,014
MS:

$43,529

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,161 (it was $15,195 in 2000)

Sardis town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $90,661 (it was $48,800 in 2000)
Sardis:

$90,661
MS:

$120,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $109,648; detached houses: $136,981; townhouses or other attached units: $48,516; mobile homes: $45,798

Median gross rent in 2017: $529.

March 2019 cost of living index in Sardis: 77.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 29.0%
(8.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
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  • Races in Sardis, MS (2010)
    • 1,06062.2%Black alone
    • 60435.5%White alone
    • 160.9%Two or more races
    • 120.7%Hispanic
    • 50.3%American Indian alone
    • 50.3%Asian alone
    • 10.06%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists, there were 44 registered sex offenders living in Sardis, Mississippi as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Sardis is 47 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (5.1%), Irish (3.2%), German (2.3%), Scottish (2.1%), English (1.2%), Scotch-Irish (1.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 371 feet

Land area: 1.98 square miles.

Population density: 805 people per square mile   (low).

Sardis, Mississippi map

21 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.0%
Mississippi:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $665 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $873 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Memphis, TN (47.3 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (411.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Como, MS (2.4 miles ),
Batesville, MS (2.9 miles ),
Senatobia, MS (3.6 miles ),
Courtland, MS (3.7 miles ),
Pope, MS (3.9 miles ),
Crenshaw, MS (4.1 miles ),
Sledge, MS (4.2 miles ),
Coldwater, MS (4.2 miles )

Latitude: 34.44 N, Longitude: 89.92 W

Area code: 662

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 10 buildings, average cost: $168,300
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $56,700
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $59,000
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $45,000
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $44,300
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $121,800
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $121,800
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $48,800
  • 2006: 7 buildings, average cost: $77,900
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $73,800
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $55,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Sardis, MS residents
Average permit cost in Sardis, MS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.9%
Mississippi:

4.8%
Most common industries in Sardis, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (11.5%)
  • Construction (11.4%)
  • Health care (9.5%)
  • Public administration (4.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.7%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (21.1%)
  • Public administration (7.3%)
  • Educational services (6.1%)
  • Health care (5.8%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (4.9%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (4.6%)
  • Truck transportation (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (16.2%)
  • Health care (12.7%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.7%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (3.2%)
Most common occupations in Sardis, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Registered nurses (4.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.6%)
  • Cashiers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.2%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.2%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (4.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.4%)
  • Registered nurses (6.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.8%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.2%)

Average climate in Sardis, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Sardis-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Mississippi state average. It is 68% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/21/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 32.9 miles away from the Sardis town center killed 16 people and injured 74 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/24/1976, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.7 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sardis-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 86.3 miles away from Sardis 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 147.3 miles away from Sardis 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 109.0 miles away from Sardis center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 87.3 miles away from Sardis 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 190.1 miles away from Sardis center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 139.7 miles away from Sardis center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Panola County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 9, Floods: 8, Freezes: 2, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sardis topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Sardis:

  • SARDIS COMMUNITY HOSPITAL AND NH (I 55 AT HWY 315 BOX 330)
  • SARDIS COMMUNITY NH (613 EAST LEE STREET)
  • RCG SARDIS (200 EAST FRONTAGE ROAD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sardis:

  • Northwest Mississippi Community College (about 14 miles; Senatobia, MS; Full-time enrollment: 6,607)
  • University of Mississippi (about 23 miles; University, MS; FT enrollment: 17,642)
  • Coahoma Community College (about 40 miles; Clarksdale, MS; FT enrollment: 2,284)
  • University of Memphis (about 48 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 17,427)
  • Southwest Tennessee Community College (about 50 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 8,043)
  • Rhodes College (about 50 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 2,052)
  • Delta State University (about 67 miles; Cleveland, MS; FT enrollment: 3,304)

Public high school in Sardis:

Public elementary/middle school in Sardis:

See full list of schools located in Sardis

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Sardis: Panola County Courthouse (A), Sardis City Hall (B), Sardis City Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Sardis include: Church of Christ (A), First Baptist Church (B), Presbyterian Church of Sardis (C), Sardis United Methodist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Super 8 Sardis MS (601 East Lee Street), Knights Inn (598 East Lee Street), Lake Inn (608 East Lee Street), Gulf Trail Motor Lodge (601 East Lee Street), Super 8 Motel (601 East Lee Street).

Court: Panola County - Justice Court (215 South Pocahontas Street).

Birthplace of: Charles P. Hall - Army general during World War II.

Panola 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 Sardis and their reported violations in the past:

CITY OF SARDIS (Population served: 3,039, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 199 regular monitoring violations
HEBRON WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 985, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 264 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Sardis that have no violations reported:

  • US ARMY CORPS ENG ELMERS HILL (Population served: 137, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
Mississippi:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

63.1%
Whole state:

69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

5.0%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households
53 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
60 people in nursing homes in 2000
2 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards in 2000

Banks with branches in Sardis (2011 data):

  • First Security Bank: Sardis Branch at 610 East Lee Street, branch established on 2006/10/23; Sardis Branch at 201 South Main Street, branch established on 1876/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $498.4 mil, Deposits: $410.0 mil, headquarters in Batesville, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 17 total offices, Holding Company: Security Capital Corporation
  • Renasant Bank: Sardis Branch at 120 South Main Street, branch established on 1904/01/01. Info updated 2012/02/10: Bank assets: $4,196.4 mil, Deposits: $3,416.0 mil, headquarters in Tupelo, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 76 total offices, Holding Company: Renasant Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Sardis:

Marital status in Sardis, MS
  • Never married: 44.2%
  • Now married: 33.2%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 12.9%

For population 25 years and over in Sardis:

  • High school or higher: 70.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 10.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.0
Mississippi average:

11.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Sardis
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Sardis, MS (based on Panola County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant11,53858
Black Protestant5,45528
Mainline Protestant3,40725
Catholic3602
Other282
None13,919-
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: 6
This county:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Panola County:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
This county:

3.11 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 36
Panola County:

10.17 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
This county:

5.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.03 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Panola County:

13.4%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Panola County:

34.0%
Mississippi:

33.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Panola County:

15.4%
Mississippi:

14.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.4%
Mississippi:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Sardis:

43.5%
Mississippi:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Sardis:

30.4
Mississippi:

29.2

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.1%
Mississippi:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

14.7%
Mississippi:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.6
Mississippi:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

36.4%
Mississippi:

34.6%

General health condition:
Sardis:

51.4%
Mississippi:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

83.6%
Mississippi:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sardis, 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
Water Supply 7$14,670$25,1490$0
Other Government Administration 6$3,100$6,2000$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$12,156$29,1742$1,820
Judicial and Legal 3$1,856$7,4242$1,844
Police - Other 3$4,670$18,6803$1,873
Parks and Recreation 1$1,535$18,4200$0
Financial Administration 1$3,067$36,8040$0
Streets and Highways 1$1,749$20,9880$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 27$42,803$19,0247$5,537

Sardis government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $182,000 ($114.11)
    General - Other: $133,000 ($83.39)
    Sewerage: $121,000 ($75.86)
    Air Transportation: $33,000 ($20.69)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $3,177,000 ($1991.85)
    Police Protection: $496,000 ($310.97)
    Local Fire Protection: $377,000 ($236.36)
    Water Utilities: $310,000 ($194.36)
    Sewerage: $206,000 ($129.15)
    Regular Highways: $190,000 ($119.12)
    Solid Waste Management: $135,000 ($84.64)
    Financial Administration: $119,000 ($74.61)
    Central Staff Services: $110,000 ($68.97)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $86,000 ($53.92)
    Parks and Recreation: $69,000 ($43.26)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $53,000 ($33.23)
    General - Other: $48,000 ($30.09)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $12,000 ($7.52)
    Health - Other: $8,000 ($5.02)
    Air Transportation: $5,000 ($3.13)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($2.51)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $38,000 ($23.82)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Parks and Recreation: $34,000 ($21.32)
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $27,000 ($16.93)
    Other - Libraries: $12,000 ($7.52)
    Other - Air Transportation: $2,000 ($1.25)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $214,000 ($134.17)
    Electric Utilities: $104,000 ($65.20)
    Solid Waste Management: $34,000 ($21.32)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,276,000 ($800.00)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $7,000 ($4.39)

Sardis government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $235,000 ($147.34)
    Solid Waste Management: $94,000 ($58.93)
    Parks and Recreation: $39,000 ($24.45)
    Other: $19,000 ($11.91)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $8,000 ($5.02)
    Air Transportation: $4,000 ($2.51)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $91,000 ($57.05)
    Air Transportation: $32,000 ($20.06)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $113,000 ($70.85)
    General Revenue - Other: $111,000 ($69.59)
    Rents: $16,000 ($10.03)
    Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($6.27)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $3,406,000 ($2135.42)
    Water Utilities: $352,000 ($220.69)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,101,000 ($690.28)
    Highways: $3,000 ($1.88)
  • Tax - Property: $145,000 ($90.91)
    Public Utilities Sales: $34,000 ($21.32)
    Other Selective Sales: $25,000 ($15.67)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $8,000 ($5.02)

Sardis government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,488,000 ($932.92)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,350,000 ($846.39)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $138,000 ($86.52)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,274,000 ($1425.71)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $162,000 ($101.57)

5.16% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($34,663 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.16%
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 Tate County, MS  0.83% ($29,202 average AGI)
from Lafayette County, MS  0.60% ($33,486)
from DeSoto County, MS  0.59% ($36,714)


5.14% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($31,305 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.14%
Mississippi average:

6.87%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Tate County, MS  0.81% ($25,216 average AGI)
to DeSoto County, MS  0.78% ($34,258)
to Lafayette County, MS  0.59% ($33,029)
Businesses in Sardis, MS
NameCountNameCount
McDonald's1Super 81
SONIC Drive-In1True Value1

Strongest AM radio stations in Sardis:

  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WSAO (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SENATOBIA, MS; Owner: JESSE C. ROSS AND ERNESTINE A. ROSS)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • WPLX (1170 AM; 10 kW; GERMANTOWN, TN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WJBI (1290 AM; 1 kW; BATESVILLE, MS; Owner: BATESVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WJCE (680 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KWAM (990 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WREC (600 AM; 5 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sardis:

  • WMAV-FM (90.3 FM; OXFORD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WBLE (100.5 FM; BATESVILLE, MS; Owner: BATESVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WHKL (106.9 FM; CRENSHAW, MS; Owner: BATESVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WAVI (91.5 FM; OXFORD, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WKNA (88.9 FM; SENATOBIA, MS; Owner: MID-SOUTH PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS FOUNDATION)
  • WRBO (103.5 FM; COMO, MS; Owner: MEMPHIS III LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTNM (105.5 FM; WATER VALLEY, MS; Owner: TELESOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WUMS (92.1 FM; UNIVERSITY, MS; Owner: STUDENT MEDIA CENTER OF THE U. OF MS)
  • WQLJ (93.7 FM; OXFORD, MS; Owner: TELESOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WVIM-FM (95.3 FM; COLDWATER, MS; Owner: DESOTO COUNTY B/CING. CO.)
  • WOXD (95.5 FM; OXFORD, MS; Owner: TAYLOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYYL (96.1 FM; TUNICA, MS; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Sardis:

  • WMAV-TV (Channel 18; OXFORD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION)
Sardis fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Sardis fatal accident list:

Jul 30, 2013 10:00 PM, I-55, Lat: 34.434331, Lon: -89.898553, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 18, 2010 03:39 PM, Us-51, Lat: 34.436975, Lon: -89.925756, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 18, 2007 01:10 PM, Lee St., Lat: 34.437283, Lon: -89.907761, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 18, 2006 07:37 PM, I-55, Lat: 34.435960, Lon: -89.898700, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Apr 2, 1998 11:13 PM, Clarmont St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Feb 21, 1981 07:35 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 21Number of bridges
  • 236ft / 71.6mTotal length
  • $2,413,195,000Total costs
  • 67,150Total average daily traffic
  • 13,239Total average daily truck traffic
  • 68,510Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
New bridges in Sardis, MS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 71950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Sardis, MS

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Sardis)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

50 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Sardis, MS)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • STATION, Capline Sardis Station 6.2 Mi Ene Of (Lat: 34.465083 Lon: -89.813694), Overall height: 82.3 m, Call Sign: KZG62,
    Assigned Frequencies: 1945.00 MHz, 1935.00 MHz, Grant Date: 10/13/1994, Expiration Date: 10/13/1999, Cancellation Date: 11/21/1995, Phone: (713) 245-1303

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sardis)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: BEECH A100 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 11, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 146 mph), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A-60A (1050 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 127U , Serial Number: B-179, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 08/16/1977, Certificate Issue Date: 09/29/2016
    Registrant (LLC): Sky Bound Aviation LLC, 98 Pleasant Grove Rd, Sardis, MS 38666
  • Aircraft: BEECH 95-A55 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 500CA , Serial Number: TC-494, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 08/27/1963, Certificate Issue Date: 05/15/2013
    Registrant (Individual): Steve R Priewe, 1047 Walnut Rd, Sardis, MS 38666
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-31-325 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 8, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 162 mph), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 727HB , Serial Number: 31-8112006, Year manufactured: 1980, Airworthiness Date: 09/30/1980, Certificate Issue Date: 12/22/2015
    Registrant (Partnership): Farms Riverside, 98 Pleasant Grove Rd, Sardis, MS 38666
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 8GCBC (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 101 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 88SS , Serial Number: 205-76, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 06/13/1978, Certificate Issue Date: 11/05/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Steve R Priewe, 1047 Walnut Rd, Sardis, MS 38666
  • Aircraft: BOEING A75N1(PT17) (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 93 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR W670 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9681N , Serial Number: 41-910, Year manufactured: 1940, Certificate Issue Date: 05/03/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Grover C Iii Lawson, 98 Pleasant Grove Rd, Sardis, MS 38666
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 8GCBC (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 101 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7617S , Serial Number: 205-76, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 06/13/1978, Certificate Issue Date: 11/05/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Steve R Priewe, 1047 Walnut Rd, Sardis, MS 38666
  • Aircraft: BEECH K35 (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 607ZE , Serial Number: D6040, Certificate Issue Date: 03/03/2009
    Registrant (Individual): Jeff C Priewe, 1213 Walnut Rd, Sardis, MS 38666
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 10/24/2017

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 122. The highest number of reported fires - 171 took place in 2012, and the least - 23 in 2002. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Sardis, MS When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (45.0%), and Structure Fires (37.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Sardis, MS
    • 93145.0%Outside Fires
    • 78037.7%Structure Fires
    • 30014.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 592.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sardis, MS
Most common first names in Sardis, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James9370.5 years
John6771.2 years
Mary6378.4 years
Robert5971.2 years
William5975.6 years
Willie4272.4 years
George2176.3 years
Jessie2076.3 years
Thomas2075.8 years
Annie1981.2 years
Most common last names in Sardis, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones4676.0 years
Johnson3478.2 years
Smith3377.6 years
Harris3173.8 years
Wilson2875.4 years
Webb2574.0 years
Taylor2469.0 years
Davis2371.5 years
Edwards1974.2 years
Lewis1870.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Sardis, MS
  • 72.1%Utility gas
  • 24.4%Electricity
  • 3.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Sardis, MS
  • 51.3%Electricity
  • 48.7%Utility gas


Sardis compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 6 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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