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Population in 2012: 463 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +18.7%
 

Males: 218  (47.1%)
Females: 245  (52.9%)

Median resident age:  36.7 years
Mississippi median age:  35.1 years

Zip codes: 38876.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $24,209 (it was $27,143 in 2000)
Tremont:

$24,209
MS:

$37,095
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $13,729

Tremont town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $63,944 (it was $43,800 in 2000)
Tremont:

$63,944
MS:

$99,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $73,388; Detached houses: $78,361; Mobile homes: $22,833

Median gross rent in 2012: $600.

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  • White alone - 445 (95.7%)
  • Black alone - 7 (1.5%)
  • Hispanic - 7 (1.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 2 (0.4%)
  • Two or more races - 2 (0.4%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 1 (0.2%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Tremont: 79.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (24.1%), United States (13.5%), English (8.6%), German (6.9%), Scotch-Irish (3.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 355 feet

Land area: 4.95 square miles.

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




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For population 25 years and over in Tremont:

  • High school or higher: 80.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.5%
  • Unemployed: 29.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tremont town:

  • Never married: 19.7%
  • Now married: 51.2%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 10.2%
  • Divorced: 18.0%

6 residents are foreign born

This town:  1.9%
Mississippi:  1.9%



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Tremont, Mississippi as of December 18, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Tremont to the number of sex offenders is 116 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $440 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $199 (0.3%)

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

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

9.1%
Mississippi:

8.6%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +40 (+11.4%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (56%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Educational services (37%)
  • Manufacturing (32%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Carpenters (6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (12%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (9%)
  • Registered nurses (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)

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Tornado activity:

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).
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Hospitals/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, provides emergency services, about 10 miles away; FULTON, MS)

Political contributions by individuals in Tremont, MS

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tremont:

  • Itawamba Community College (about 10 miles; Fulton, MS; Full-time enrollment: 5,616)
  • Northeast Mississippi Community College (about 36 miles; Booneville, MS; FT enrollment: 3,081)
  • Northwest Shoals Community College-Muscle Shoals (about 48 miles; Muscle Shoals, AL; FT enrollment: 2,417)
  • University of North Alabama (about 52 miles; Florence, AL; FT enrollment: 5,338)
  • Mississippi State University (about 63 miles; Mississippi State, MS; FT enrollment: 15,187)
  • Bevill State Community College (about 63 miles; Jasper, AL; FT enrollment: 2,544)
  • University of Mississippi Main Campus (about 77 miles; University, MS; FT enrollment: 13,969)

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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 2012: 24.2%
(24.1% 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

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Tremont, MS

Tremont compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above 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.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Tremont travel time to work - commute


Tremont mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (47%)
  • Utility gas (32%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (19%)
  • Wood (2%)

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)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.54%
Here56.5%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameBaptist Missionary Association of AmericaSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurches of ChristOther
Adherents34.1%30.7%21.9%7.3%6.1%
Congregations18.4%22.4%26.3%13.2%19.7%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables 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%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
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$886
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$410
Water Supply 1$1,951$23,4121$850
Totals for Government 1$1,951$23,4123$2,146


7.12% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,745 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.12%
Mississippi average:

7.82%

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:
from Lee County, MS  2.76% ($27,000 average AGI)
from Monroe County, MS  0.50% ($26,488)
from Tishomingo County, MS  0.39% ($27,469)


6.90% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,520 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.90%
Mississippi average:

8.35%

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:
to Lee County, MS  2.71% ($25,950 average AGI)
to Monroe County, MS  0.60% ($31,020)
to Tishomingo County, MS  0.43% ($25,629)

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
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
  • 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 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/27/2012, Expiration Date: 09/27/2022, Certifier: Bill Roach
    Registrant: 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 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/10/2013, Expiration Date: 01/10/2023, Certifier: Chris Harris
    Registrant: 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 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/18/2013, Expiration Date: 04/18/2023, Certifier: John E Monday
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N. Greenville Ave #1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (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
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