For population 25 years and over in Tishomingo:
For population 15 years and over in Tishomingo town:
1 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $329 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Decatur, AL (71.1 miles , pop. 53,929).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (104.3 miles , pop. 650,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (499.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Paden, MS (1.6 miles) , Belmont, MS (3.0 miles ), Golden, MS (3.2 miles ), Iuka, MS (3.5 miles ), Red Bay, AL (3.8 miles ), Burnsville, MS (3.9 miles ), Marietta, MS (4.1 miles ), Cherokee, AL (4.1 miles ).
Latitude: 34.63 N, Longitude: 88.23 W
Area code: 662
Tishomingo tourist attractions:
Population change in the 1990s: -122 (-27.9%).
Work and jobs in Tishomingo: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Tishomingo, Mississippi
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Tishomingo-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 206% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/16/1998, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 42.2 miles away from the Tishomingo town center killed 3 people and injured 36 people and caused $13 million in damages.
On 11/4/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.5 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Tishomingo-area historical earthquake activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 67.2 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 96.6 miles away from Tishomingo center
On 5/10/2008 at 17:52:50, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, Depth: 0.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 39.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/15/1995 at 01:03:28, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 86.3 miles away from the city center
On 5/28/2000 at 11:32:07, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 61.7 miles away from Tishomingo center
On 5/4/1994 at 09:12:02, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Tishomingo County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Freezes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Freeze: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Dolan Nichols - Baseball player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Tishomingo:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tishomingo:
See full list of schools located in Tishomingo
Public elementary/middle schools in Tishomingo:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 38.6%
(37.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 48.7% for Black residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Tishomingo compared to Mississippi state average:
Banks with branches in Tishomingo (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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 Tishomingo (based on Tishomingo County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.13%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 11
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Tishomingo government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.72% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,541 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:
5.81% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,774 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Tishomingo:
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TV broadcast stations around Tishomingo:
Tishomingo fatal accident list:
Apr 5, 1980 00:50 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 28, 1979 08:15 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total costs: $150,000
Total average daily traffic: 225
Total average daily truck traffic: 10
Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic: 338
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Tishomingo)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Tishomingo)
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Tishomingo, MS
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.