For population 25 years and over in Shuqualak:
For population 15 years and over in Shuqualak town:
6 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $674 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tuscaloosa, AL (61.9 miles , pop. 77,906).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (108.3 miles , pop. 242,820).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (459.7 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Macon, MS (3.0 miles ), Scooba, MS (3.4 miles ), De Kalb, MS (3.9 miles ), Panola-Geiger, AL (4.1 miles ), Geiger, AL (4.1 miles) , Brooksville, MS (4.2 miles ), Memphis, AL (4.4 miles) , Crawford, MS (4.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 32.98 N, Longitude: 88.57 W
Area code: 662
Population change in the 1990s: -8 (-1.4%).
Work and jobs in Shuqualak: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Shuqualak, Mississippi
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Shuqualak-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 188% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/12/1986, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.4 miles away from the Shuqualak town center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 29.3 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 178 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Shuqualak-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Mississippi state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 81.5 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 43.5 miles away from Shuqualak center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 66.2 miles away from the city center
On 12/12/1997 at 08:42:20, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 80.4 miles away from the city center
On 11/28/1999 at 11:00:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MB, 3.8 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 81.9 miles away from Shuqualak center
On 7/16/1993 at 10:54:32, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Noxubee County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Tornadoes: 4, Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Wind: 1, Freeze: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Stanford Jackson - Baseball player.
Airports located in Shuqualak:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Shuqualak:
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Public elementary/middle school in Shuqualak:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 47.6%
(9.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 51.9% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 80.6% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Shuqualak compared to Mississippi state average:
Banks with branches in Shuqualak (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Shuqualak (based on Noxubee County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 38.61%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Shuqualak government finances in 2002(per resident):
3.99% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($21,825 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.58% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($24,785 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Shuqualak fatal accident list:
Aug 1, 1995 04:30 PM, Us 45, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 2
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Shuqualak)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: