For population 25 years and over in Taylorsville:
For population 15 years and over in Taylorsville town:
7 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $731 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, MS (56.6 miles , pop. 184,256).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: New Orleans, LA (133.8 miles , pop. 484,674).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (381.4 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Mize, MS (2.8 miles ), Soso, MS (3.3 miles ), Sylvarena, MS (3.6 miles) , Bay Springs, MS (3.7 miles ), Mount Olive, MS (3.8 miles ), Collins, MS (3.9 miles ), Raleigh, MS (3.9 miles ), Magee, MS (4.3 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 31.83 N, Longitude: 89.43 W
Area code: 601
Population change in the 1990s: -67 (-4.8%).
Work and jobs in Taylorsville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Taylorsville, Mississippi
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Taylorsville-area historical tornado activity is above Mississippi state average. It is 260% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/22/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.4 miles away from the Taylorsville town center injured 20 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 3/26/1976, a category F4 tornado 18.3 miles away from the town center injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Taylorsville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Mississippi state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/16/1993 at 10:54:32, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 64.3 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1996 at 14:15:50, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 49.2 miles away from Taylorsville center
On 6/24/1998 at 15:20:01, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/22/2005 at 08:11:50, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 80.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/16/2008 at 18:39:14, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 72.3 miles away from Taylorsville center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Smith County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Tornadoes: 4, Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Flood: 1, Freeze: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Nic Lott - Politician, Prentiss Walker - Mississippi farmer and congressman, Billy Hamilton (shortstop) - Baseball player, Tim Duckworth - Player of football.
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Airports located in Taylorsville:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Taylorsville:
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Public high school in Taylorsville:
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.9 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Taylorsville and their reported violations in the past:HATTEN WATER ASSN (Population served: 825, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 11.8%
(4.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.2% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% 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)
19 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
Taylorsville compared to Mississippi state average:
Banks with branches in Taylorsville (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
1996 2000 2008 2012
1996 Presidential Elections Results
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Religion statistics for Taylorsville (based on Smith County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 70.35%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Taylorsville government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.73% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,131 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:
5.73% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,558 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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Taylorsville fatal accident list:
Aug 4, 2004 12:18 AM, Sr-28, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 12, 1991 02:45 PM, 37, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
May 21, 1986 07:00 AM, 650433, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 25, 1979 06:15 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 5 meters (16ft)
Total costs: $188,000
Total average daily traffic: 1,300
Total average daily truck traffic: 104
Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic: 1,950
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Taylorsville)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Taylorsville, MS)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Taylorsville)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Taylorsville, MS
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.