St. Martin, Mississippi

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Population in 2010: 7,730. Population change since 2000: +15.8%
Males: 3,632  (47.0%)
Females: 4,098  (53.0%)
Median resident age:  36.4 years
Mississippi median age:  36.6 years

Zip codes: 39532.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $42,000 (it was $41,167 in 2000)
St. Martin:

$42,000
MS:

$37,963

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,702 (it was $16,439 in 2000)

St. Martin CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $105,794 (it was $73,600 in 2000)
St. Martin:

$105,794
MS:

$97,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $766.

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  • Races in St. Martin, MS (2010)

    St. Martin races chart
    • 5,41370.0%White alone
    • 1,02513.3%Black alone
    • 7439.6%Asian alone
    • 3164.1%Hispanic
    • 1912.5%Two or more races
    • 240.3%American Indian alone
    • 90.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 90.1%Other race alone

Races in St. Martin detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in St. Martin: 87.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (13.2%), German (12.2%), French (9.9%), Irish (8.2%), Italian (5.5%), English (4.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 4.37 square miles.

Population density: 1,769 people per square mile   (low).

St. Martin, Mississippi map

For population 25 years and over in St. Martin:

  • High school or higher: 84.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in St. Martin CDP:

  • Never married: 37.2%
  • Now married: 41.9%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 12.3%

439 residents are foreign born (4.4% Asia, 1.7% Europe).

This place:

6.6%
Mississippi:

1.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $862 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $869 (0.8%)

St. Martin satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Biloxi, MS (4.0 miles , pop. 50,644).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: New Orleans, LA (78.1 miles , pop. 484,674).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (392.5 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: D'Iberville, MS (1.3 miles ), Gulf Hills, MS (1.6 miles ), Latimer, MS (1.7 miles ), Biloxi, MS (2.0 miles ), Ocean Springs, MS (2.2 miles ), Gulf Park Estates, MS (2.8 miles ), Gulfport, MS (3.5 miles ), Hickory Hills, MS (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 30.44 N, Longitude: 88.87 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -3,392 (-44.1%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 214 (6.3%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 228

St. Martin household income distribution St. Martin home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.7%
Mississippi:

8.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (12%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Utilities (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (14%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in St. Martin: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in St. Martin, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

St. Martin-area historical tornado activity is below Mississippi state average. It is 30% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/13/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.1 miles away from the St. Martin place center injured 25 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/16/1980, a category F3 tornado 6.6 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

St. Martin-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Mississippi state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 106.0 miles away from the city center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 198.1 miles away from St. Martin center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi) earthquake occurred 320.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 225.8 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 162.4 miles away from St. Martin center
On 12/9/2000 at 06:46:09, a magnitude 4.3 (4.2 MB, 4.3 MS, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 184.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Jackson County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 12, Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Tropical Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
St. Martin topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near St. Martin:

  • FMC DIBERVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; DIBERVILLE, MS)
  • SAADS HOME NURSING OF MS (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; DIBERVILLE, MS)
  • GULF COAST HOSPICE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; DIBERVILLE, MS)
  • TRINITY HOSPICE OF MS , LLC (Hospital, about 3 miles away; OCEAN SPRINGS, MS)
  • GREENBRIAR NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; DIBERVILLE, MS)
  • OCEAN SPRINGS DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; OCEAN SPRINGS, MS)
  • BILOXI REGIONAL SKILLED NURSIN (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; BILOXI, MS)

Amtrak stations near St. Martin:

  • 4 miles: BILOXI (860 ESTERS BLVD.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 15 miles: GULFPORT (1419 27TH AVE.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 20 miles: PASCAGOULA (505 RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to St. Martin:

  • Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College (about 29 miles; Perkinston, MS; Full-time enrollment: 8,320)
  • University of South Alabama (about 45 miles; Mobile, AL; FT enrollment: 13,228)
  • Pearl River Community College (about 49 miles; Poplarville, MS; FT enrollment: 3,074)
  • Bishop State Community College (about 52 miles; Mobile, AL; FT enrollment: 2,822)
  • William Carey University (about 65 miles; Hattiesburg, MS; FT enrollment: 3,510)
  • University of Southern Mississippi (about 68 miles; Hattiesburg, MS; FT enrollment: 14,294)
  • James H Faulkner State Community College (about 71 miles; Bay Minette, AL; FT enrollment: 3,703)

Public high schools in St. Martin:

Public elementary/middle schools in St. Martin:

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Notable locations in St. Martin: Southwind Golf Club (A), Brittany Avenue Boat Ramp (B), Saint Martin Road Boat Ramp (C), West Jackson County Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (D), Fort Bayou Volunteer Fire Department Substation A (E), Jackson - George Regional Library System Saint Martin Public Library (F), West Jackson County Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in St. Martin include: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (A), Church of the Nazarene (B), Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses of Biloxi (C), Biloxi Christian Church (D), Lemoyne Boulevard Baptist Church (E), Northside Assembly of God Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Saint Martin Bayou (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Jackson 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 76.5. This is about average.

City:

76.5
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 4.03. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.03
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.696. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.696
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 34.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 21.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.7
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.05. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.05
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.5%
(15.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.5% for Black residents, 43.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 9.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
Mississippi:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  65.9%
Whole state:  69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  8.6%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
28 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

St. Martin compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.0
Mississippi average:

12.3

St. Martin travel time to work - commute St. Martin mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (66%)
  • Utility gas (34%)

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 St. Martin CDP (based on Jackson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant41,796127
Catholic12,43811
Mainline Protestant11,99635
Black Protestant3,27313
Other1,2549
None68,911-
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: 22
Jackson County:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Jackson County:

0.46 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 67
Jackson County:

5.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 81
Here:

6.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.1%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Jackson County:

31.7%
Mississippi:

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

11.9%
State:

14.4%

7.00% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,042 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.00%
Mississippi average:

6.70%

0.13% of residents moved from foreign countries ($749 average AGI)
Jackson County:

0.13%
Mississippi average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Harrison County, MS  2.00% ($32,302 average AGI)
from Mobile County, AL  0.44% ($36,474)
from George County, MS  0.17% ($35,571)


7.30% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,543 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.30%
Mississippi average:

6.88%

0.13% of residents moved to foreign countries ($780 average AGI)
Jackson County:

0.13%
Mississippi average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Harrison County, MS  2.04% ($29,296 average AGI)
to Mobile County, AL  0.47% ($38,424)
to George County, MS  0.21% ($42,893)

Strongest AM radio stations in St. Martin:

  • WTNI (1640 AM; 10 kW; BILOXI, MS; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WROA (1390 AM; 5 kW; GULFPORT, MS; Owner: DOWDY/DOWDY PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGCM (1240 AM; 1 kW; GULFPORT, MS; Owner: JMD, INC)
  • WXBD (1490 AM; 1 kW; BILOXI, MS; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WZZJ (1580 AM; 5 kW; PASCAGOULA-MOSS POIN, MS; Owner: JUDAH BROADASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WASG (550 AM; 25 kW; ATMORE, AL; Owner: 550 AM, INC)
  • WNTM (710 AM; 10 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WBSL (1190 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BAY ST. LOUIS, MS; Owner: HANCOCK BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBHY (840 AM; daytime; 10 kW; MOBILE, AL; Owner: GOFORTH MEDIA, INC.)
  • WQFX (1130 AM; daytime; 1 kW; GULFPORT, MS; Owner: WALKING BY FAITH MINISTRIES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in St. Martin:

  • W215BE (90.9 FM; D'IBERVILLE/BILOXI, MS; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WQYZ (92.5 FM; OCEAN SPRINGS, MS; Owner: GOLDEN GULF COAST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKNN-FM (99.1 FM; PASCAGOULA, MS; Owner: CHASE RADIO PROPERTIES, L.L.C.)
  • WMJY (93.7 FM; BILOXI, MS; Owner: CHASE RADIO PROPERTIES, L.L.C.)
  • WBUV (104.9 FM; MOSS POINT, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WXRG (105.9 FM; PASCAGOULA, MS; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WUJM (96.7 FM; GULFPORT, MS; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WMAH-FM (90.3 FM; BILOXI, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WOSM (103.1 FM; OCEAN SPRINGS, MS; Owner: CHARLES H. COOPER)
  • WZKX (107.9 FM; BAY ST. LOUIS, MS; Owner: DOWDY & DOWDY PARTNERSHIP)
  • W201BK (88.1 FM; BILOXI, MS; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC)
  • WZNF (95.3 FM; LUMBERTON, MS; Owner: JMD, INC.)
  • WAOY (91.7 FM; GULFPORT, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WXYK (107.1 FM; GULFPORT, MS; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • WGCM-FM (102.3 FM; GULFPORT, MS; Owner: JMD, INC.)
  • WJZD (94.5 FM; LONG BEACH, MS; Owner: WJZD, INC.)
  • WCPR-FM (97.9 FM; WIGGINS, MS; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • W221AM (92.1 FM; BILOXI, MS; Owner: JOHN S. LA TOUR/J & J B/C)
  • W205AP (88.9 FM; PASCAGOULA, MS; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around St. Martin:

  • WXXV-TV (Channel 25; GULFPORT, MS; Owner: MORRIS NETWORK OF MISSISSIPPI, INC.)
  • WMAH-TV (Channel 19; BILOXI, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION)
  • WLOX (Channel 13; BILOXI, MS; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • W26BR (Channel 26; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W35BM (Channel 35; BILOXI, MS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WRBM-LP (Channel 60; PRICHARD, AL; Owner: UPPER GULF COAST, L.L.C.)
  • W51CU (Channel 51; PASCAGOULA, MS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 5m16ftTotal length
  • 1,100Total average daily traffic
  • 110Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,650Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED30$116,20021$74,76296$127,94827$42,5931$716,00025$116,7601$24,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$86,00010$115,2002$120,0000$01$54,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$130,66710$88,10039$111,56414$52,3570$05$102,4001$7,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$125,6675$132,60031$115,6774$39,5000$04$96,7500$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$131,5000$014$134,8572$74,5000$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0403.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$91,5002$275,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$89,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$368,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0403.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

St. Martin on our top lists:

  • #62 on the list of "Top 100 cities with strongest arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services industries (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #80 (39532) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most casinos in 2005"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 1990-1999 to 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2006"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2006 (pop. 50,000+)"
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