Sunflower, Mississippi

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Population in 2013: 1,108 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +59.2%
Males: 482  (43.5%)
Females: 626  (56.5%)
Median resident age:  32.8 years
Mississippi median age:  36.6 years

Zip codes: 38778.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $17,574 (it was $21,842 in 2000)
Sunflower:

$17,574
MS:

$37,963

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $9,236 (it was $12,176 in 2000)

Sunflower town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $62,853 (it was $46,000 in 2000)
Sunflower:

$62,853
MS:

$97,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $331.

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  • Races in Sunflower, MS (2010)

    Sunflower races chart
    • 1,00086.3%Black alone
    • 13912.0%White alone
    • 181.6%Hispanic
    • 20.2%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Sunflower: 79.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Latest news from Sunflower, MS collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: United States (13.0%), Irish (2.1%), Subsaharan African (1.8%), English (1.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 122 feet

Land area: 0.40 square miles.

Population density: 2,737 people per square mile   (average).

Sunflower, Mississippi map

For population 25 years and over in Sunflower:

  • High school or higher: 60.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sunflower town:

  • Never married: 48.7%
  • Now married: 22.2%
  • Separated: 7.0%
  • Widowed: 12.7%
  • Divorced: 9.5%

6 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.9%
Mississippi:

1.4%



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Sunflower, Mississippi as of September 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Sunflower to the number of sex offenders is 1,127 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $712 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $403 (0.6%)

Sunflower satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, MS (86.9 miles , pop. 184,256).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (113.4 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (365.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Moorhead, MS (2.6 miles ), Doddsville, MS (2.8 miles) , Indianola, MS (3.0 miles ), Mississippi Valley State University, MS (3.4 miles ), Ruleville, MS (3.5 miles ), Schlater, MS (3.6 miles ), Itta Bena, MS (3.6 miles ), Inverness, MS (3.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $47,400
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $47,400
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $54,100
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $66,200
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $41,300
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $14,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $66,500
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $73,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $72,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.55 N, Longitude: 90.54 W

Area code: 662

Sunflower household income distribution Sunflower home values distribution

Crime rates in Sunflower (2001):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 2 burglaries (286.1 per 100,000)
  • 3 thefts (429.2 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 38.7 (higher means more crime, US average = 330.8)

Crime rates in Sunflower (2002):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 burglaries (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 0.0 (higher means more crime, US average = 328.4)

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.61
Mississippi average:

2.02
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

14.0%
Mississippi:

8.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (33%)
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (14%)
  • Information (8%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Retail trade (24%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Information (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (30%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (29%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Sunflower, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Sunflower-area historical tornado activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 91% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/21/1971, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 12.3 miles away from the Sunflower town 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 24.0 miles away from the town center injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sunflower-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 145.2 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 147.4 miles away from Sunflower 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 148.7 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 212.7 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 189.6 miles away from Sunflower center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 175.7 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 Sunflower County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1

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

Birthplace of: Jerry Butler (singer) - Politician, Willie Best - Actor, Big John Wrencher - Blues harmonica player and singer, Larry Herndon - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Sunflower:

  • SOUTH SUNFLOWER COUNTY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; INDIANOLA, MS)
  • LIBERTY HEALTH AND REHAB OF INDIANOLA, LLC (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; INDIANOLA, MS)
  • RCG INDIANOLA (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; INDIANOLA, MS)
  • SANDANNA HOSPICE, INC (Hospital, about 13 miles away; RULEVILLE, MS)
  • SAINT JOHNS HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE (Hospital, about 13 miles away; RULEVILLE, MS)
  • NORTH SUNFLOWER CTY HOSP HOSPICE (Hospital, about 14 miles away; RULEVILLE, MS)
  • WALTER B CROOK NURSING FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; RULEVILLE, MS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sunflower:

  • Mississippi Delta Community College (about 8 miles; Moorhead, MS; Full-time enrollment: 2,100)
  • Mississippi Valley State University (about 12 miles; Itta Bena, MS; FT enrollment: 2,233)
  • Delta State University (about 18 miles; Cleveland, MS; FT enrollment: 3,304)
  • Coahoma Community College (about 50 miles; Clarksdale, MS; FT enrollment: 2,284)
  • Holmes Community College (about 54 miles; Goodman, MS; FT enrollment: 5,352)
  • University of Arkansas at Monticello (about 74 miles; Monticello, AR; FT enrollment: 3,130)
  • University of Mississippi (about 81 miles; University, MS; FT enrollment: 17,642)

Public elementary/middle school in Sunflower:

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

Sunflower 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 17.5 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 17.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.7
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 51.4%
(12.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 58.9% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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:  6.8%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Sunflower compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.

Banks with branches in Sunflower (2011 data):

  • Planters Bank & Trust Company: Sunflower Branch at 100 Quiver Street, branch established on 1941/12/31. Info updated 2008/12/09: Bank assets: $662.1 mil, Deposits: $597.1 mil, headquarters in Indianola, MS, positive income, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Planters Holding Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.2
Mississippi average:

12.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (78%)
  • Electricity (22%)

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 Sunflower town (based on Sunflower County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,39040
Black Protestant2,15212
Mainline Protestant2,01116
Catholic2122
Other51
None18,680-
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: 10
Sunflower County:

3.23 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Sunflower County:

0.97 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Sunflower County:

7.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

1.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.2%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Sunflower County:

40.0%
Mississippi:

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

25.5%
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
Financial Administration 1$3,724$44,6881$865
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$1,018
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$1,357
Police Protection - Officers 4$7,745$23,2352$3,141
Streets and Highways 4$6,376$19,1280$0
Water Supply 4$6,516$19,5480$0
Totals for Government 13$24,361$22,48712$6,381

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

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $126,000 ($113.72)
    Water Utilities: $121,000 ($109.21)
    Fire Protection: $107,000 ($96.57)
    Police Protection: $104,000 ($93.86)
    Sewerage: $46,000 ($41.52)
    Solid Waste Management: $35,000 ($31.59)
    Regular Highways: $16,000 ($14.44)
    General - Other: $3,000 ($2.71)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $407,000 ($367.33)
    General - Other: $152,000 ($137.18)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $230,000 ($207.58)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($9.03)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $43,000 ($38.81)
    Solid Waste Management: $29,000 ($26.17)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $475,000 ($428.70)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $4,000 ($3.61)
    Highways: $4,000 ($3.61)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $31,000 ($27.98)
    Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($7.22)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $154,000 ($138.99)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $46,000 ($41.52)
    All Other: $9,000 ($8.12)
    Highways: $2,000 ($1.81)
  • Tax - Property: $92,000 ($83.03)
    Public Utilities: $12,000 ($10.83)
    NEC: $2,000 ($1.81)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $159,000 ($143.50)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $100,000 ($90.25)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $222,000 ($200.36)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $37,000 ($33.39)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $249,000 ($224.73)

5.41% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($24,108 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.41%
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 Bolivar County, MS  0.72% ($29,306 average AGI)
from Washington County, MS  0.61% ($23,115)
from Humphreys County, MS  0.48% ($19,585)


6.10% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($24,692 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.10%
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 Bolivar County, MS  0.67% ($32,276 average AGI)
to Washington County, MS  0.65% ($21,821)
to Shelby County, TN  0.45% ($19,051)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sunflower:

  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WNLA (1380 AM; 1 kW; INDIANOLA, MS; Owner: SHAMROCK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WABG (960 AM; 1 kW; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: GREENWOOD BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WXTN (1000 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, MS; Owner: BRAD MAURICE COTHRAN)
  • WCLD (1490 AM; 1 kW; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: RADIO CLEVELAND, INC.)
  • WGVM (1260 AM; 2 kW; GREENVILLE, MS; Owner: MID-AMERICA BROADCASTING COMPANY,INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sunflower:

  • WTCD (96.9 FM; INDIANOLA, MS; Owner: TELESOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYMX (99.1 FM; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: TELESOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMAO-FM (90.9 FM; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WDTL-FM (92.9 FM; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: DELTA RADIO, INC.)
  • WRKG (95.3 FM; DREW, MS; Owner: DELTA RADIO, INC.)
  • WNLA-FM (105.5 FM; INDIANOLA, MS; Owner: SHAMROCK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVSD (91.7 FM; ITTA BENA, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WGRM-FM (93.9 FM; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCLD-FM (103.9 FM; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: RADIO CLEVELAND, INC.)
  • WGNL (104.3 FM; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: TEAM BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WGNG (106.3 FM; TCHULA, MS; Owner: TEAM BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WIQQ (102.3 FM; LELAND, MS; Owner: THE RIVER BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WDMS (100.7 FM; GREENVILLE, MS; Owner: MID-AMERICA BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WDFX (98.3 FM; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Sunflower:

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

Sunflower fatal accident list:

Dec 8, 1976 06:05 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7
  • Del Slone, 2345-T Hwy 49 (Lat: 33.553333 Lon: -90.530778), Type: 94.8, Overall height: 91.5 m
    Registrant: 6019747114, Dslone@cellularsouth.Com, 125 SOUTH CONGRESS ST., SUITE 1000
  • Bonnie K Clark, 2345-T Hwy 49 (Lat: 33.553333 Lon: -90.530778), Type: 94.8, Overall height: 91.5 m
    Registrant: 7344162000, Regulatory.Department@crowncastle.Com, 2000 CORPORATE DRIVE
  • Bonnie K Clark, 2345-T Hwy 49 (Lat: 33.553333 Lon: -90.530778), Type: 94.8, Overall height: 91.5 m
    Registrant: 3366432524, Christine.Verre@crowncastle.Com, 2000 CORPORATE DRIVE
  • Lisa M Minney, 2345-T Hwy 49 (Lat: 33.553306 Lon: -90.530778), Type: 93.2, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 3366432524, Christine.Verre@crowncastle.Com, 2000 CORPORATE DRIVE
  • Lisa M Minney, 2345-T Hwy 49 (Lat: 33.553306 Lon: -90.530778), Type: 93.2, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 7344162000, Regulatory.Department@crowncastle.Com, 2000 CORPORATE DRIVE
  • Richard K Ashley, 375 Dodd Road (Lat: 33.596722 Lon: -90.470278), Type: 98.4, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 6012682083, Rashley@smepa.Coop
  • Richard K Ashley, 375 Dodd Road (Lat: 33.596722 Lon: -90.470278), Type: 98.4, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: 6012682083, Rashley@smepa.Coop

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Nw Cor Int Hwy 49w & Il Central Rr S (Lat: 33.536500 Lon: -90.537583), Call Sign: KXK273, Licensee ID: L00122222
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.985 MHz, 151.985 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/07/2004, Expiration Date: 02/15/2014
    Registrant: Sledge Telephone Company Inc, Sunflower, MS 38778, Phone: (662) 569-3311

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Evans, 375 Dodd Road (Lat: 33.596722 Lon: -90.470278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 98.4 m, Call Sign: WQOG435
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6345.49 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:
  • SUNFLOWER, 2345-T Hwy 49 (Lat: 33.553306 Lon: -90.530778), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 93.2 m, Call Sign: WQQD381
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/06/2012, Expiration Date: 11/06/2022, Certifier: Charles Cleary
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • 359' N. Of Hwy. 49w And 353' West Of Illinois Central Railro (Lat: 33.536500 Lon: -90.537583), Call Sign: KNKC201
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.840 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/17/1998, Expiration Date: 07/01/2008, Cancellation Date: 08/16/2008
    Registrant: Gurman Blask & Freedman, 1400 Sixteenth Street Nw Suite 500, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 328-8200, Fax: (202) 462-1786, Email:
  • 359' N Of Hwy 49w And 353' W Of Icg Railroad Tracks (Lat: 33.536500 Lon: -90.537583), Call Sign: WXS373
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.780 MHz, 152.510 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/17/1998, Expiration Date: 07/01/2008, Cancellation Date: 08/16/2008
    Registrant: Gurman Blask & Freedman, 1400 Sixteenth Street Nw Suite 500, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 328-8200, Fax: (202) 462-1786, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KA5MUD, Licensee ID: L01270645
    Grant Date: 04/19/2007, Expiration Date: 05/27/2017, Certifier: Billy G Weeks Sr
    Registrant: Billy G Weeks Sr, 205 Railroad Ave, Sunflower, MS 38778

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-32R-301T (Category: Land, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4328B , Serial Number: 32R-8429003, Year manufactured: 1983, Airworthiness Date: 12/06/1983
    Registrant (Corporation): Mhc LLC, Po Box 9, Sunflower, MS 38778

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5
  • Good Intent Call: 1
Most common first names in Sunflower, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Willie2170.7 years
Mary1869.1 years
James1665.8 years
Robert1568.7 years
John1381.1 years
Charlie1069.7 years
Walter974.2 years
Betty865.8 years
Rosie873.6 years
Lula780.3 years
Most common last names in Sunflower, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams2466.2 years
Johnson1654.2 years
Jones1472.1 years
Smith1369.3 years
Davis864.4 years
Moore878.9 years
Harris671.0 years
Mckinney668.3 years
Dunn668.0 years
Brooks677.8 years
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