Sledge, Mississippi

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Population in 2017: 503 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -4.9%
 
Males: 250  (49.8%)
Females: 253  (50.2%)
Median resident age:

40.0 years
Mississippi median age:

37.5 years

Zip codes: 38621.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $38,208 (it was $27,500 in 2000)
Sledge:

$38,208
MS:

$43,529

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $16,873 (it was $11,569 in 2000)

Sledge town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $57,220 (it was $30,800 in 2000)
Sledge:

$57,220
MS:

$120,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $61,844; detached houses: $64,010; mobile homes: $45,155

Median gross rent in 2017: $774.

March 2019 cost of living index in Sledge: 78.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 26.7%
(42.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.4% for Black residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Sledge, MS (2010)
    • 48689.2%Black alone
    • 5510.1%White alone
    • 40.7%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Sledge, Mississippi as of July 10, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Sledge is 500 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: English (2.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 168 feet

Land area: 0.52 square miles.

Population density: 962 people per square mile   (low).

Sledge, Mississippi map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $550 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $225 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Memphis, TN (49.4 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (394.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Falcon, MS (1.8 miles ),
Crenshaw, MS (2.2 miles ),
Darling, MS (2.4 miles ),
Marks, MS (3.6 miles ),
Lula, MS (3.8 miles ),
Jonestown, MS (3.9 miles ),
Lambert, MS (4.0 miles ),
White Oak, MS (4.1 miles )

Latitude: 34.43 N, Longitude: 90.22 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 662

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $74,000
  • 2012: 5 buildings, average cost: $74,000
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $204,200
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $194,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Sledge, MS residents
Average permit cost in Sledge, MS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

7.4%
Mississippi:

4.8%
Most common industries in Sledge, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (15.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.1%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (7.0%)
  • Educational services (6.5%)
  • Construction (5.4%)
  • Food (4.3%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (17.4%)
  • Construction (11.6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (10.5%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (7.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.0%)
  • Repair & maintenance (7.0%)
  • Food (5.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (20.0%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (11.0%)
  • Educational services (9.0%)
  • Health care (7.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.0%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (5.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.0%)
Most common occupations in Sledge, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (13.4%)
  • Cashiers (8.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.9%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (5.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.8%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (14.0%)
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Carpenters (7.0%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.8%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (16.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (13.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.0%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (9.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.0%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (5.0%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5.0%)

Average climate in Sledge, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Sledge-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Mississippi state average. It is 69% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/24/1976, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.2 miles away from the Sledge town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/29/1963, a category F3 tornado 14.3 miles away from the town center killed 5 people and injured 10 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sledge-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 83.5 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 149.1 miles away from Sledge 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 111.8 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) earthquake occurred 123.9 miles away from the city 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 124.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 82.7 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 Quitman County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 7, Winds: 2, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sledge topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Sledge:

  • PHYSICIANS HOSPICE, INC (Hospital, about 14 miles away; MARKS, MS)
  • QUITMAN COUNTY HOSPITAL CAH Critical Access Hospitals (about 14 miles away; MARKS, MS)
  • QUITMAN CO HOSPITAL AND NH (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; MARKS, MS)
  • QUITMAN COUNTY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; MARKS, MS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sledge:

  • Northwest Mississippi Community College (about 20 miles; Senatobia, MS; Full-time enrollment: 6,607)
  • Coahoma Community College (about 24 miles; Clarksdale, MS; FT enrollment: 2,284)
  • University of Mississippi (about 40 miles; University, MS; FT enrollment: 17,642)
  • University of Memphis (about 50 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 17,427)
  • Southwest Tennessee Community College (about 50 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 8,043)
  • Rhodes College (about 52 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 2,052)
  • Delta State University (about 57 miles; Cleveland, MS; FT enrollment: 3,304)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Sledge Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Sledge: First Baptist Church of Sledge (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Little Hatch - Electric blues singer, Buster Mathis - Boxer.

Quitman County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This town:

3.0 people
Mississippi:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

73.5%
Whole state:

69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

7.2%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

Banks with branches in Sledge (2011 data):

  • Southern Bancorp Bank: Sledge Branch at 104 Main Street, branch established on 1949/10/03. Info updated 2010/06/01: Bank assets: $1,146.8 mil, Deposits: $966.8 mil, headquarters in Arkadelphia, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 40 total offices, Holding Company: Southern Bancorp, Inc

For population 15 years and over in Sledge:

Marital status in Sledge, MS
  • Never married: 45.0%
  • Now married: 27.5%
  • Separated: 10.5%
  • Widowed: 10.6%
  • Divorced: 6.4%

For population 25 years and over in Sledge:

  • High school or higher: 72.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
Mississippi average:

11.6

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Sledge, MS (based on Quitman County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,12618
Mainline Protestant2,3164
Black Protestant1,3358
Other-1
None1,446-
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: 3
This county:

3.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
This county:

4.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
This county:

2.25 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

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

14.1%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Quitman County:

39.0%
Mississippi:

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

12.7%
State:

14.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Sledge:

47.2%
Mississippi:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Sledge:

44.0%
Mississippi:

45.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

30.5
Mississippi:

29.2

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.4%
Mississippi:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

13.6%
Mississippi:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.5
Mississippi:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.6%
Mississippi:

34.6%

General health condition:
Here:

52.8%
Mississippi:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

85.2%
Mississippi:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sledge, MS Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$1,044
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 3$750
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$2,200
Sewerage 0$0 1$1,580
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$350
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 13$5,924

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

  • Construction - Sewerage: $376,000 ($747.51)
    Housing and Community Development: $341,000 ($677.93)
  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $66,000 ($131.21)
    Sewerage: $56,000 ($111.33)
    Water Utilities: $56,000 ($111.33)
    Regular Highways: $47,000 ($93.44)
    Police Protection: $12,000 ($23.86)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000 ($7.95)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($3.98)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $76,000 ($151.09)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($3.98)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $67,000 ($133.20)
    Other: $11,000 ($21.87)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000 ($7.95)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $10,000 ($19.88)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $67,000 ($133.20)
  • State Intergovernmental - Sewerage: $376,000 ($747.51)
    Housing and Community Development: $341,000 ($677.93)
    General Local Government Support: $29,000 ($57.65)
    Other: $14,000 ($27.83)
    Highways: $10,000 ($19.88)
  • Tax - Property: $73,000 ($145.13)
    Public Utilities Sales: $10,000 ($19.88)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $70,000 ($139.17)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $62,000 ($123.26)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,000 ($15.90)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $170,000 ($337.97)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sledge:

  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSAO (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SENATOBIA, MS; Owner: JESSE C. ROSS AND ERNESTINE A. ROSS)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WJCE (680 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WPLX (1170 AM; 10 kW; GERMANTOWN, TN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWAM (990 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WREC (600 AM; 5 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHBQ (560 AM; 5 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sledge:

  • WHKL (106.9 FM; CRENSHAW, MS; Owner: BATESVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WMAV-FM (90.3 FM; OXFORD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WKNA (88.9 FM; SENATOBIA, MS; Owner: MID-SOUTH PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS FOUNDATION)
  • KFFA-FM (103.1 FM; HELENA, AR; Owner: DELTA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAVI (91.5 FM; OXFORD, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WBLE (100.5 FM; BATESVILLE, MS; Owner: BATESVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WYYL (96.1 FM; TUNICA, MS; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWUN-FM (101.5 FM; CLARKSDALE, MS; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KJIW-FM (94.5 FM; HELENA, AR; Owner: ELIJAH MONDY,JR.)
  • WAID (106.5 FM; CLARKSDALE, MS; Owner: RADIO CLEVELAND, INC.)
  • WVIM-FM (95.3 FM; COLDWATER, MS; Owner: DESOTO COUNTY B/CING. CO.)
  • WKXY (92.1 FM; CLARKSDALE, MS; Owner: CLARKSDALE BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Sledge:

  • WMAV-TV (Channel 18; OXFORD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION)

Sledge fatal accident list:

Dec 17, 1987 05:25 AM, 541156, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 148ft / 44.9mTotal length
  • $1,363,555,000Total costs
  • 7,385Total average daily traffic
  • 1,036Total average daily truck traffic
  • 7,742Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Sledge, MS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31940-1949
  • 51960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 22000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Sledge, MS

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 1/10 Mi E South Lake (Lat: 34.370111 Lon: -90.200917), Call Sign: KZV473, Licensee ID: L00047999,
    Assigned Frequencies: 31.4400 MHz, Grant Date: 10/28/2005, Expiration Date: 09/28/2015, Cancellation Date: 11/28/2015, Registrant: Hale Farms Inc, Rt 1 Box 947, Sledge, MS 38670, Phone: (662) 382-5360
  • SLEDGE, W Side Of Icrr Trks 1.3 Mi N (Lat: 34.453722 Lon: -90.203694), Type: Building, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 6 m, Call Sign: WPDV721,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.920 MHz, 161.190 MHz, Grant Date: 12/19/2013, Expiration Date: 11/29/2023, Registrant: Cn, 17641 South Ashland Avenue, Homewood, IL 60430, Phone: (708) 332-3543, Fax: (708) 332-6669, Email:
  • Lat: 34.376361 Lon: -90.228111, Structure height: 0 m, Call Sign: WPUN611,
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.590 MHz, Grant Date: 04/02/2002, Expiration Date: 04/02/2012, Cancellation Date: 06/02/2012, Certifier: Clay Wadlington, Registrant: Lao 20135103, 102 East Middle Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (800) 886-4222, Fax: (717) 337-9157, Email:
  • Lat: 34.362528 Lon: -90.364694, Call Sign: WQSD475,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.595 MHz, Grant Date: 09/04/2013, Expiration Date: 09/04/2023, Cancellation Date: 01/26/2016, Certifier: Russell Wright, Registrant: N-Stals, 1065 Roosevelt Road, Vance, MS 38964, Phone: (662) 627-7405, Fax: (662) 627-7405, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • STATION, Approx 2 Mi N Of (Lat: 34.453694 Lon: -90.203694), Overall height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WQT69,
    Assigned Frequencies: 958.750 MHz, Grant Date: 06/23/1998, Expiration Date: 06/23/2008, Cancellation Date: 08/23/2008, Phone: (708) 206-3500

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KC5EMG, Grant Date: 12/21/1993, Expiration Date: 12/21/2003, Cancellation Date: 12/22/2005, Registrant: Mae W Wing, 401 Williams Ave, Sledge, MS 38670

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR INC AT-502 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A-60A (1050 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 10125 , Serial Number: 502-0047, Year manufactured: 1989, Airworthiness Date: 04/14/1989, Certificate Issue Date: 09/14/2012
    Registrant (LLC): North Delta Ag Aviation LLC, 355 Six Mile Lake Rd, Sledge, MS 38670
  • Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR INC AT-502 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Turbo-prop
    N-Number: 1035L , Serial Number: 502-0080, Certificate Issue Date: 09/14/2012
    Registrant (LLC): North Delta Ag Aviation LLC, 355 Six Mile Lake Rd, Sledge, MS 38670
  • Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR INC AT-802A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: 20,000+ Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A-65AG (1300 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 802ND , Serial Number: 802A-0597, Year manufactured: 2015, Airworthiness Date: 03/27/2015, Certificate Issue Date: 07/21/2015
    Registrant (LLC): North Delta Ag Aviation LLC, 355 Six Mile Lake Rd, Sledge, MS 38670
  • Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR INC AT-802A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: 20,000+ Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A-65AG (1300 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 802TL , Serial Number: 802A-0799, Year manufactured: 2019, Airworthiness Date: 03/28/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, 355 Six Mile Lake Rd, Sledge, MS 38670

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 15. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 24 took place in 2007, and the least - 8 in 2003. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Sledge, MS When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (50.4%), and Outside Fires (27.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Sledge, MS
    • 11850.4%Structure Fires
    • 6427.4%Outside Fires
    • 5021.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 20.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sledge, MS
Most common first names in Sledge, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2174.5 years
Mary1478.9 years
Willie1473.8 years
Robert1374.0 years
John1179.0 years
George1082.8 years
William875.3 years
Walter776.7 years
Annie786.0 years
Charlie578.6 years
Most common last names in Sledge, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1365.5 years
Cotton1172.2 years
Williams970.6 years
Cook871.1 years
Brown879.6 years
Jackson879.6 years
Thomas777.0 years
Bailey682.5 years
Taylor679.4 years
Johnson681.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Sledge, MS
  • 64.5%Utility gas
  • 33.7%Electricity
  • 1.2%Wood
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Sledge, MS
  • 61.5%Electricity
  • 38.5%Utility gas


Sledge compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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