Tremont, Mississippi

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Population in 2014: 465 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +19.2%
 
Males: 221  (47.6%)
Females: 244  (52.4%)
Median resident age:  29.8 years
Mississippi median age:  36.6 years

Zip codes: 38876.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $29,027 (it was $27,143 in 2000)
Tremont:

$29,027
MS:

$37,963

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $12,730 (it was $13,348 in 2000)

Tremont town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $66,854 (it was $43,800 in 2000)
Tremont:

$66,854
MS:

$97,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $606.

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  • Races in Tremont, MS (2010)

    Tremont races chart
    • 44595.7%White alone
    • 71.5%Black alone
    • 71.5%Hispanic
    • 20.4%American Indian alone
    • 20.4%Two or more races
    • 10.2%Asian alone
    • 10.2%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Tremont: 78.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (24.5%), United States (20.7%), German (8.9%), English (8.2%), Scotch-Irish (1.8%), Scottish (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 355 feet

Land area: 4.95 square miles.

Population density: 94 people per square mile   (very low).

Tremont, Mississippi map

For population 25 years and over in Tremont:

  • High school or higher: 78.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 1.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tremont town:

  • Never married: 26.5%
  • Now married: 44.8%
  • Separated: 3.6%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 19.1%

4 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.0%
Mississippi:

1.4%



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Tremont, Mississippi as of May 25, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Tremont to the number of sex offenders is 154 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $542 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $250 (0.4%)

Tremont satellite photo by USGS

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

Tremont household income distribution Tremont home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.3%
Mississippi:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +40 (+11.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (40%)
  • Construction (27%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Accommodation and food services (1%)
  • Manufacturing (29%)
  • Educational services (29%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (34%)
  • Production occupations (24%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (4%)
  • Production occupations (25%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Community and social service occupations (5%)

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

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Tornado activity:

Tremont-area historical tornado activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 116% 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 slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 77% 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 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 152.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 150.6 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 184.2 miles away from Tremont center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 149.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

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: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Floods: 4, Freezes: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Tremont topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Tremont:

  • DANIEL HEALTH CARE, INC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; FULTON, MS)
  • COURTYARDS COMM LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; FULTON, MS)
  • ITAWAMBA COUNTY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 10 miles away; FULTON, MS)
  • RED BAY NH (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; RED BAY, AL)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tremont:

  • Itawamba Community College (about 10 miles; Fulton, MS; Full-time enrollment: 5,489)
  • Northeast Mississippi Community College (about 36 miles; Booneville, MS; FT enrollment: 3,024)
  • Northwest-Shoals Community College (about 48 miles; Muscle Shoals, AL; FT enrollment: 2,702)
  • University of North Alabama (about 52 miles; Florence, AL; FT enrollment: 5,886)
  • Mississippi University for Women (about 52 miles; Columbus, MS; FT enrollment: 2,565)
  • Mississippi State University (about 63 miles; Mississippi State, MS; FT enrollment: 18,237)
  • Bevill State Community College (about 63 miles; Jasper, AL; FT enrollment: 2,970)

Public high school in Tremont:

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

Churches in Tremont include: Tremont Methodist Church (A), Tremont First Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Tremont Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Itawamba County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 25.7%
(25.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.7 people
Mississippi:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  71.8%
Whole state:  69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  9.2%
Whole state:  5.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Mississippi average:

12.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Tremont town (based on Itawamba County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,39849
Mainline Protestant2,05315
Black Protestant6674
Other1571
Catholic671
None13,059-
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: 5
Itawamba County:

2.17 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Itawamba County:

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Itawamba County:

5.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

5.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.7%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Itawamba County:

28.8%
Mississippi:

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

17.8%
State:

14.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.3%
Mississippi:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

40.9%
Mississippi:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.0
Mississippi:

29.2

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

27.3%
Mississippi:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Tremont:

9.2%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Tremont:

6.8
Mississippi:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.8%
Mississippi:

34.6%

General health condition:
Tremont:

53.4%
Mississippi:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.0%
Mississippi:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Tremont, MS Residents
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$1,683
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$779
Water Supply 1$2,590$31,0801$1,615
Totals for Government 1$2,590$31,0803$4,077

6.11% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,787 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.11%
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 Lee County, MS  2.07% ($26,421 average AGI)
from Monroe County, MS  0.48% ($22,054)
from Tishomingo County, MS  0.33% ($21,960)


6.49% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,942 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.49%
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 Lee County, MS  2.43% ($27,053 average AGI)
to Monroe County, MS  0.49% ($26,474)
to Franklin County, AL  0.40% ($26,484)

Strongest AM radio stations in Tremont:

  • WFTO (1330 AM; 5 kW; FULTON, MS; Owner: AIR SOUTH RADIO, INC.)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WERH (970 AM; 5 kW; HAMILTON, AL; Owner: KATE F. FITE)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVSA (1380 AM; 5 kW; VERNON, AL; Owner: LAMAR CTY. B/CING. CO., INC.)
  • WKXM (1300 AM; 5 kW; WINFIELD, AL; Owner: AD-MEDIA MANAGEMENT CORP.)
  • WRMG (1430 AM; 1 kW; RED BAY, AL; Owner: JIMMY R. PYLE)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tremont:

  • WFTA (101.9 FM; FULTON, MS; Owner: AIR SOUTH RADIO, INC.)
  • WSYE (93.3 FM; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: JMD, INC.)
  • WZLQ (98.5 FM; TUPELO, MS; Owner: SAN DOW BROADCASTING)
  • WQLT-FM (107.3 FM; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: BIG RIVER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWKZ (105.3 FM; ABERDEEN, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAFM (95.3 FM; AMORY, MS; Owner: STANFORD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W258AA (99.5 FM; RED BAY, AL; Owner: ROBERT A. TIFFIN)

TV broadcast stations around Tremont:

  • W39CD (Channel 38; FULTON, MS; Owner: UNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHDF (Channel 15; FLORENCE, AL; Owner: VALLEY TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WCBI-TV (Channel 4; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: COLUMBUS TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W45BD (Channel 45; TUPELO, MS; Owner: WTVA, INC.)
  • W22BS (Channel 22; TUPELO, MS; Owner: WTVA, INC.)
  • W49BK (Channel 49; ACTON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W14BW (Channel 14; ACTON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W32BH (Channel 32; TUPELO, MS; Owner: WTVA, INC.)
  • W46DF (Channel 46; HAMILTON, AL; Owner: WMTY, INC.)

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
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 79m259ftTotal length
  • $3,478,000Total costs
  • 17,445Total average daily traffic
  • 1,300Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21930-1939
  • 21950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 61980-1989
  • 11990-1999
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Tremont, MS

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Tremont)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • 30404, 12255 Lot 2 Hwy 23 (Lat: 34.228333 Lon: -88.260861), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 123.4 m, Overall height: 128 m, Call Sign: WQPZ617, Licensee ID: L01412109
    Assigned Frequencies: 6625.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/27/2012, Expiration Date: 09/27/2022, Certifier: Bill RoachRegistrant: State Of Mississippi Wireless Communication Commission, 412 East Woodrow Wilson Ave., Mail Code 66-01, Jackson, MS 39216, Phone: (601) 359-5363, Fax: (601) 359-5362, Email:
  • TREMONT MS A, 11940 Hwy. 23 South (Lat: 34.224889 Lon: -88.255000), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 102.1 m, Overall height: 105.8 m, Call Sign: WQQJ966
    Assigned Frequencies: 10915.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHzGrant Date: 01/10/2013, Expiration Date: 01/10/2023, Certifier: Chris HarrisRegistrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • TREMONT, 11940 Highway 23 South (Lat: 34.224889 Lon: -88.255000), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 102.1 m, Overall height: 105.8 m, Call Sign: WQRD249
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.84 MHzGrant Date: 04/18/2013, Expiration Date: 04/18/2023, Certifier: John E MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N. Greenville Ave #1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, Email:
  • 9ME0081A, 5950 Kent Road, Itawamba County (Lat: 34.202500 Lon: -88.191111), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 80.8 m, Call Sign: WQWJ220
    Assigned Frequencies: 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHzGrant Date: 09/11/2015, Expiration Date: 09/11/2025, Certifier: David WerblowRegistrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Tremont)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 55655 , Serial Number: 28-7325452, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 04/28/1973
    Registrant (Partnership): Rosena M Barritt, 915 Evans Dr Se, Tremont, MS 38876, Other Owners: Wiley C Barritt

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 24
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Tremont, MS
Most common first names in Tremont, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1171.1 years
John1070.2 years
William972.3 years
Billy764.7 years
Willie581.8 years
Charles378.7 years
Helen371.0 years
David372.0 years
Cecil371.7 years
George380.0 years
Most common last names in Tremont, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Kennedy1582.7 years
Wilson1273.2 years
Stone1278.5 years
Harbor1176.9 years
Graham976.2 years
Jackson872.5 years
Clark872.6 years
Jones774.6 years
Mauldin671.5 years
Harris680.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (45%)
  • Utility gas (42%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12%)

Tremont compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
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