For population 25 years and over in Tremont:
For population 15 years and over in Tremont town:
4 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $425 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Decatur, AL (76.1 miles , pop. 53,929).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (95.8 miles , pop. 242,820).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (502.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Bexar, AL (2.8 miles ), Fulton, MS (3.0 miles ), Smithville, MS (3.8 miles ), Detroit, AL (3.9 miles ), Vina, AL (3.9 miles ), Mantachie, MS (4.0 miles ), Red Bay, AL (4.0 miles ), Hamilton, AL (4.0 miles ).
Latitude: 34.23 N, Longitude: 88.25 W
Area code: 662
Population change in the 1990s: +40 (+11.4%).
Work and jobs in Tremont: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Tremont, Mississippi
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Tremont-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 220% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 28.6 miles away from the Tremont town center killed 28 people and injured 272 people.
On 4/29/1963, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.7 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Tremont-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Mississippi state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 80.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 42.5 miles away from Tremont 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 75.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/28/1999 at 11:00:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MB, 3.8 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 80.3 miles away from the city center
On 5/28/1995 at 15:28:36, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 75.9 miles away from Tremont center
On 7/15/1995 at 01:03:28, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 61.9 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 Itawamba County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Freezes: 2, Hurricanes: 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).
Hospitals/medical centers near Tremont:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tremont:
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Public high school in Tremont:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 20.3%
(20.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Tremont compared to Mississippi state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Tremont (based on Itawamba County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.54%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.12% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,745 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:
6.90% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,520 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 Tremont:
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TV broadcast stations around Tremont:
Tremont fatal accident list:
Dec 17, 1986 03:24 PM, 2999999999, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Nov 22, 1984 05:30 PM, 291004, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 17, 1978 06:40 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 17 meters (56ft)
Total costs: $3,711,000
Total average daily traffic: 3,395
Total average daily truck traffic: 162
Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic: 3,938
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Tremont)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Tremont)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Tremont, MS