Shaw, Mississippi

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Population in 2013: 1,909 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -17.4%
 
Males: 884  (46.3%)
Females: 1,025  (53.7%)
Median resident age:  36.1 years
Mississippi median age:  35.1 years

Zip codes: 38773.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $16,592 (it was $18,878 in 2000)
Shaw:

$16,592
MS:

$37,095
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $9,452 (it was $9,070 in 2000)

Shaw city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $60,657 (it was $37,400 in 2000)
Shaw:

$60,657
MS:

$99,800
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $61,700; Detached houses: $66,940; Townhouses or other attached units: $52,392; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $24,948; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $106,030; Mobile homes: $35,027

Median gross rent in 2012: $507.

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  • Black alone - 1,816 (93.0%)
  • White alone - 125 (6.4%)
  • Two or more races - 5 (0.3%)
  • Hispanic - 5 (0.3%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.05%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Shaw: 79.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (6.5%), Italian (1.8%), English (1.7%), Subsaharan African (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 134 feet

Land area: 1.11 square miles.

Population density: 1,720 people per square mile   (low).

Shaw,MS real estate house value index trend

Shaw, Mississippi map

For population 25 years and over in Shaw:

  • High school or higher: 63.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.6%
  • Unemployed: 16.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Shaw city:

  • Never married: 46.4%
  • Now married: 31.6%
  • Separated: 6.8%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 6.8%

5 residents are foreign born

This city:  0.3%
Mississippi:  2.2%



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Shaw, Mississippi as of April 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Shaw to the number of sex offenders is 478 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $833 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $458 (0.7%)

Shaw satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pine Bluff, AR (83.5 miles , pop. 55,085).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (114.4 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (352.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Boyle, MS (2.8 miles ), Cleveland, MS (3.2 miles ), Renova, MS (3.6 miles ), Indianola, MS (3.6 miles ), Sunflower, MS (3.7 miles ), Pace, MS (3.8 miles ), Benoit, MS (3.8 miles ), Doddsville, MS (3.8 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $30,500
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $41,800
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $45,500
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $35,100
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $17,900
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $73,200
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $56,200
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $145,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $55,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.60 N, Longitude: 90.77 W

Area code: 662

Shaw household income distribution Shaw home values distribution

Crime rates in Shaw (2009):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 1 robbery (47.3 per 100,000)
  • 5 assaults (236.3 per 100,000)
  • 51 burglaries (2410.2 per 100,000)
  • 53 thefts (2504.7 per 100,000)
  • 2 auto thefts (94.5 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 351.7 (higher means more crime, US average = 279.7)

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 9 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.39
Mississippi average:

2.20
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

10.6%
Mississippi:

8.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -99 (-4.1%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (13%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (13%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Cashiers (5%)

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

Average climate in Shaw, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Shaw, Mississippi average temperatures Shaw, Mississippi average precipitation Shaw, Mississippi humidity Shaw, Mississippi wind speed Shaw, Mississippi snowfall Shaw, Mississippi sunshine Shaw, Mississippi clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Shaw-area historical tornado activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 85% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/21/1971, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 24.3 miles away from the Shaw city center killed 47 people and injured 510 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/17/1978, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.5 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Shaw-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 77% 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 143.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 136.0 miles away from Shaw center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 137.5 miles away from the city 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 211.8 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) earthquake occurred 175.8 miles away from Shaw center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 139.9 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 Bolivar County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Freezes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Shaw topographic map

Birthplace of: Dave Ferriss - Baseball player and coach, Bill Triplett - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Shaw:

  • JOY HEALTH AND REHAB OF CLEVELAND, LLC (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; CLEVELAND, MS)
  • RCG CLEVELAND (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; CLEVELAND, MS)
  • GENESIS HOSPICE CARE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; CLEVELAND, MS)
  • HERITAGE MANOR OF CLEVELAND (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CLEVELAND, MS)
  • COMMUNITY HOSPICE CARE INC (Hospital, about 11 miles away; CLEVELAND, MS)
  • HOME HEALTH CARE SERVICES II (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; CLEVELAND, MS)
  • BOLIVAR MEDICAL CENTER LTC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CLEVELAND, MS)

Airports located in Shaw:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Shaw:

  • Delta State University (about 11 miles; Cleveland, MS; Full-time enrollment: 3,304)
  • Mississippi Delta Community College (about 19 miles; Moorhead, MS; FT enrollment: 2,100)
  • Mississippi Valley State University (about 26 miles; Itta Bena, MS; FT enrollment: 2,233)
  • Coahoma Community College (about 47 miles; Clarksdale, MS; FT enrollment: 2,284)
  • University of Arkansas at Monticello (about 61 miles; Monticello, AR; FT enrollment: 3,130)
  • Holmes Community College (about 66 miles; Goodman, MS; FT enrollment: 5,352)
  • Northwest Mississippi Community College (about 85 miles; Senatobia, MS; FT enrollment: 6,607)

Public high school in Shaw:

Public elementary/middle school in Shaw:

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Notable location: Bolivar County Fire Department District 5 Station 1 Shaw (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Court: Bolivar County - Human Services Department- Youth Court (Courthouse).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 80.9. This is about average.

City:

80.9
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 34.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 10.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.7
U.S.:

9.1

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

FMH WATER ASSOCIATION #1 (Population served: 3,222, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-07-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-23-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUL-23-2007), St Public Notif received (AUG-20-2007)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-07-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-23-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUL-23-2007), St Public Notif received (AUG-20-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-08-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-08-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-27-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-13-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-13-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-27-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2011)
  • 356 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 52.0%
(23.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 54.6% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Mississippi:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  71.4%
Whole state:  69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.0%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

Shaw, Mississippi environmental map by EPA

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Shaw compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.

Banks with branches in Shaw (2011 data):

  • Regions Bank: Shaw Branch at 134 E Peeler, branch established on 1925/03/18. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (76%)
  • Electricity (21%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Shaw city (based on Bolivar County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 34.76%
Here: 34.8%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchChurches of ChristPresbyterian Church in America
Adherents52.5%13.8%8.6%7.6%2.6%
Congregations29.9%22.4%7.5%7.5%1.5%
NamePresbyterian Church (USA)Episcopal ChurchChurch of the NazareneAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAOther
Adherents2.1%1.9%1.8%1.8%7.1%
Congregations4.5%3.0%3.0%1.5%19.4%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 15
Bolivar County:

4.00 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Bolivar County:

1.33 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Bolivar County:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Here:

4.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.3%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Bolivar County:

36.4%
Mississippi:

33.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.1%
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
Other Government Administration 1$3,551$42,6120$0
Judicial and Legal 1$1,987$23,8440$0
Police Protection - Officers 8$23,483$35,2250$0
Police - Other 4$5,880$17,6401$319
Streets and Highways 2$3,587$21,5220$0
Health 1$1,505$18,0600$0
Water Supply 2$4,139$24,8340$0
Totals for Government 19$44,132$27,8731$319

Shaw government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $309,000 ($161.86)
    Water Utilities: $213,000 ($111.58)
    Financial Administration: $163,000 ($85.39)
    Regular Highways: $145,000 ($75.96)
    Solid Waste Management: $67,000 ($35.10)
    Fire Protection: $28,000 ($14.67)
    Parks & Recreation: $17,000 ($8.91)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $4,000 ($2.10)
    Police Protection: $1,000 ($0.52)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $462,000 ($242.01)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $25,000 ($13.10)

Shaw government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $6,000 ($3.14)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $79,000 ($41.38)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.52)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $175,000 ($91.67)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $128,000 ($67.05)
    Highways: $51,000 ($26.72)
    All Other: $45,000 ($23.57)
  • Tax - Property: $207,000 ($108.43)
    NEC: $3,000 ($1.57)
    Public Utilities: $1,000 ($0.52)

Shaw government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $412,000 ($215.82)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $402,000 ($210.58)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $10,000 ($5.24)

Shaw government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $20,000 ($10.48)

4.96% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,129 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.96%
Mississippi average:

6.70%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Sunflower County, MS  0.52% ($32,276 average AGI)
from Washington County, MS  0.51% ($29,053)
from Shelby County, TN  0.49% ($19,745)


6.39% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,774 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.39%
Mississippi average:

6.88%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Shelby County, TN  0.71% ($16,864 average AGI)
to Washington County, MS  0.55% ($29,000)
to Sunflower County, MS  0.54% ($29,306)

Strongest AM radio stations in Shaw:

  • WCLD (1490 AM; 1 kW; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: RADIO CLEVELAND, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WDSK (1410 AM; 1 kW; CLEVELAND, MS)
  • WGVM (1260 AM; 2 kW; GREENVILLE, MS; Owner: MID-AMERICA BROADCASTING COMPANY,INC)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDDT (900 AM; 1 kW; GREENVILLE, MS; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNLA (1380 AM; 1 kW; INDIANOLA, MS; Owner: SHAMROCK BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Shaw:

  • WDTL-FM (92.9 FM; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: DELTA RADIO, INC.)
  • WRKG (95.3 FM; DREW, MS; Owner: DELTA RADIO, INC.)
  • WTCD (96.9 FM; INDIANOLA, MS; Owner: TELESOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMAO-FM (90.9 FM; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WYMX (99.1 FM; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: TELESOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCLD-FM (103.9 FM; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: RADIO CLEVELAND, INC.)
  • WDMS (100.7 FM; GREENVILLE, MS; Owner: MID-AMERICA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WIQQ (102.3 FM; LELAND, MS; Owner: THE RIVER BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WNLA-FM (105.5 FM; INDIANOLA, MS; Owner: SHAMROCK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDFX (98.3 FM; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WBAD (94.3 FM; LELAND, MS; Owner: INTERCHANGE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMJW (107.5 FM; ROSEDALE, MS; Owner: RADIO CLEVELAND, INC.)
  • WGRM-FM (93.9 FM; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Shaw:

  • WXVT (Channel 15; GREENVILLE, MS; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • K53FB (Channel 53; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WABG-TV (Channel 6; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WMAO-TV (Channel 23; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WHCQ-LP (Channel 8; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: DAVID ELLINGTON)
  • W33BH (Channel 33; GREENVILLE, MS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Shaw, Mississippi:
  • Fatal accident count: 5
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 5
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 2
  • Fatalities: 5
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 11
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 2
Mississippi average:
  • Fatal accident count: 87
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 130
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 16
  • Fatalities: 95
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 215
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 8

Shaw fatal accident list:

Dec 4, 2002 10:10 PM, Hwy 61, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jan 25, 1992 06:05 AM, 61, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 2, 1986 07:00 AM, 061220, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 19, 1985 11:30 AM, 061212, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 22, 1977 02:05 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 4 meters (13ft)
Total costs: $111,000
Total average daily traffic: 860
Total average daily truck traffic: 67
Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic: 1,290

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Shaw)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Approx 5 Mi Ene (Lat: 33.630389 Lon: -90.687028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 94 m, Call Sign: KKE805
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.8000 MHz, 49.0200 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/10/2012, Expiration Date: 12/11/2022, Certifier: Jerry Hasten
    Registrant: Fcc-Faa Licensing, LLC, 211 North Union Street, Suite 100, Alexandria, VA 22314, Phone: (703) 615-6615, Email:
  • 2 Mi S Of 448 On Old Shaw Rd 1 Mi N Of Twin Bayou Gin (Lat: 33.519556 Lon: -90.737583), Call Sign: KKZ946, Licensee ID: L00709574
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.6800 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/12/2003, Expiration Date: 09/15/2013
    Registrant: Triple L Farms, 24 Carlis Rd, Shaw, MS 38773, Phone: (662) 887-3190
  • DELTA WELL, Intersection Of Hwy 61 Boyles Rd (Lat: 33.555000 Lon: -90.799611), Type: Pole, Structure height: 12.2 m, Overall height: 13.7 m, Call Sign: WPVC736, Licensee ID: L00484179
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.112 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/19/2002, Expiration Date: 06/19/2012, Cancellation Date: 08/25/2012, Certifier: David H Koehn
    Registrant: Black Bayou Water Association, Inc.

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • Shaw, 602 T Bolivar Road (Lat: 33.597056 Lon: -90.761194), Type: Tower, Structure height: 103.6 m, Overall height: 106.1 m, Call Sign: WQIC623
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6063.80 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/03/2008, Expiration Date: 01/03/2018, Certifier: Victor H Meena
    Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8661, Email:
  • Shaw, 1161 Highway 448 (Lat: 33.589111 Lon: -90.746861), Type: Tower, Structure height: 103.6 m, Overall height: 110.6 m, Call Sign: WQOG437
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6034.15 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/19/2011, Expiration Date: 09/19/2021, Certifier: Richard K Ashley Pe
    Registrant: South Mississippi Electric Power Association, Hattiesburg, MS 39404-5849, Phone: (601) 268-2083, Fax: (601) 261-2395, Email:
  • 30213, 220 Bitters Creek Rd (Lat: 33.618694 Lon: -90.866722), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 120.3 m, Overall height: 124.9 m, Call Sign: WQPX258, Licensee ID: L01412109
    Assigned Frequencies: 6815.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/06/2012, Expiration Date: 09/06/2022, Certifier: Bill Roach
    Registrant: State Of Mississippi Wireless Communication Commission, 412 East Woodrow Wilson Ave., Mail Code 66-01, Jackson, MS 39216, Phone: (601) 359-5363, Fax: (601) 359-5362, Email:
  • STATION, Approx 5 Mi Ene Of (Lat: 33.630389 Lon: -90.687028), Overall height: 95.1 m, Call Sign: KKE73
    Assigned Frequencies: 6675.00 MHz, 6705.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/12/2012, Expiration Date: 11/17/2022
    Registrant: Fcc-Faa Licensing, LLC, 211 North Union Street, Suite 100, Alexandria, VA 22314, Phone: (703) 615-6615, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: K5QXF, Previous Call Sign: N5DHF, Licensee ID: L01241134
    Grant Date: 10/20/1998, Expiration Date: 10/20/2008, Cancellation Date: 03/30/2007
    Registrant: William A Atkinson Jr, 406 East Peeler Ave, Shaw, MS 38773-0474
  • Call Sign: KD5AUE, Licensee ID: L01264606
    Grant Date: 04/03/2007, Expiration Date: 05/23/2017, Certifier: Ricky L Weaver
    Registrant: Ricky L Weaver, Shaw, MS 38773
  • Call Sign: W5WAR, Previous Call Sign: K5QXF, Licensee ID: L01241134
    Grant Date: 03/30/2007, Expiration Date: 03/30/2017, Certifier: William A Atkinson Jr
    Registrant: William A Atkinson Jr, 406 East Peeler Ave, Shaw, MS 38773-0474


FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Shaw)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 18
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Shaw

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Shaw, MS
Most common first names in Shaw, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4970.2 years
Mary4479.0 years
Willie4169.7 years
John3372.7 years
Robert2163.9 years
Frank2077.5 years
William1970.8 years
Henry1676.5 years
Charlie1575.7 years
George1480.8 years
Most common last names in Shaw, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams3170.6 years
Johnson2669.6 years
Jones2167.2 years
Robinson2170.9 years
Smith2168.2 years
Jackson2178.0 years
Walker1867.7 years
Brown1875.4 years
Taylor1669.4 years
Sanders1574.1 years
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2015.



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