Vicksburg, Mississippi

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Population in 2017: 22,489 (93% urban, 7% rural).
Population change since 2000: -14.8%
 
Males: 10,059  (44.7%)
Females: 12,430  (55.3%)
Median resident age:

35.9 years
Mississippi median age:

37.5 years

Zip codes: 39180.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $39,550 (it was $28,466 in 2000)
Vicksburg:

$39,550
MS:

$43,529

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,589 (it was $16,174 in 2000)

Vicksburg city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $116,670 (it was $62,800 in 2000)
Vicksburg:

$116,670
MS:

$120,200

Median gross rent in 2017: $639.

March 2019 cost of living index in Vicksburg: 79.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 35.8%
(12.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 45.2% for Black residents, 48.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 91.2% for other race residents, 6.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Vicksburg, MS (2017)
    • 16,15069.4%Black alone
    • 6,31327.1%White alone
    • 5642.4%Hispanic
    • 3151.4%Asian alone
    • 440.2%Two or more races
    • 250.1%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists, there were 123 registered sex offenders living in Vicksburg, Mississippi as of June 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Vicksburg is 190 to 1.


Crime rates in Vicksburg by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
6
(23.1)
2
(7.8)
6
(23.4)
7
(27.6)
3
(12.1)
2
(8.1)
4
(16.7)
2
(8.4)
5
(21.4)
1
(4.3)
8
(34.4)
3
(13.1)
5
(22.0)
9
(40.4)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
53
(204.3)
32
(124.7)
26
(101.5)
25
(98.6)
26
(104.7)
28
(113.0)
25
(104.4)
21
(88.6)
23
(98.6)
16
(68.2)
15
(64.4)
7
(30.5)
N/AN/A
Robberies
(per 100,000)
39
(150.4)
37
(144.2)
51
(199.1)
55
(217.0)
49
(197.4)
32
(129.2)
21
(87.7)
29
(122.4)
14
(60.0)
31
(132.1)
14
(60.2)
20
(87.0)
18
(79.0)
15
(67.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
163
(628.4)
163
(635.3)
137
(534.9)
161
(635.2)
109
(439.0)
134
(540.9)
96
(400.9)
122
(514.8)
68
(291.6)
115
(490.2)
72
(309.3)
105
(456.8)
97
(426.0)
91
(408.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
376
(1,450)
445
(1,734)
440
(1,718)
374
(1,476)
480
(1,933)
568
(2,293)
507
(2,117)
293
(1,236)
275
(1,179)
369
(1,573)
264
(1,134)
240
(1,044)
231
(1,014)
199
(892.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1,439
(5,548)
1,344
(5,238)
1,282
(5,006)
1,266
(4,995)
1,294
(5,212)
1,173
(4,735)
1,180
(4,928)
1,037
(4,376)
915
(3,924)
1,093
(4,659)
1,002
(4,305)
1,126
(4,899)
1,079
(4,738)
869
(3,897)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
122
(470.4)
106
(413.1)
120
(468.6)
103
(406.4)
96
(386.7)
59
(238.2)
57
(238.0)
51
(215.2)
70
(300.2)
61
(260.0)
63
(270.7)
64
(278.4)
52
(228.4)
72
(322.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
19
(73.3)
20
(77.9)
9
(35.1)
11
(43.4)
10
(40.3)
15
(60.5)
6
(25.1)
5
(21.1)
6
(25.7)
10
(42.6)
10
(43.0)
4
(17.4)
8
(35.1)
3
(13.5)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)741.6649.6652.8661.9629.7622.5587.8506.2461.7518.0473.5459.2456.2451.8

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Vicksburg, MS

Crime rate in Vicksburg detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 85 (62 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.78
Mississippi average:

0.93
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Ancestries: American (4.4%), English (2.6%), Italian (1.8%), Irish (1.7%), German (1.5%), African (1.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 01/29/1825

Elevation: 200 feet

Land area: 32.9 square miles.

Population density: 684 people per square mile   (low).

Vicksburg, Mississippi map

492 residents are foreign born (1.0% Latin America, 0.7% Asia).

This city:

2.1%
Mississippi:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $996 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $772 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, MS (39.2 miles , pop. 184,256).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baton Rouge, LA (130.8 miles , pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (320.9 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Delta, LA (1.9 miles ),
Mound, LA (3.0 miles),
Edwards, MS (4.0 miles ),
Richmond, LA (4.2 miles ),
Tallulah, LA (4.4 miles ),
Learned, MS (4.6 miles),
Utica, MS (4.7 miles ),
Bolton, MS (4.9 miles )

Latitude: 32.34 N, Longitude: 90.88 W

Vicksburg nicknames or aliases (official or unofficial): The Gibraltar of America, Red Carpet City of the South

Daytime population change due to commuting: +9,086 (+39.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 6,396 (74.1%)

Area code: 601

Distribution of median household income in Vicksburg, MS in 2017
Distribution of house value in Vicksburg, MS in 2017
Vicksburg satellite photo by USGS

Vicksburg tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 33 buildings, average cost: $86,700
  • 1998: 27 buildings, average cost: $94,400
  • 1999: 39 buildings, average cost: $98,300
  • 2000: 18 buildings, average cost: $118,300
  • 2001: 19 buildings, average cost: $119,000
  • 2002: 23 buildings, average cost: $140,300
  • 2003: 25 buildings, average cost: $136,100
  • 2004: 29 buildings, average cost: $137,100
  • 2005: 32 buildings, average cost: $137,100
  • 2006: 31 buildings, average cost: $137,100
  • 2007: 26 buildings, average cost: $137,100
  • 2008: 17 buildings, average cost: $137,100
  • 2009: 11 buildings, average cost: $137,100
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $145,000
  • 2014: 7 buildings, average cost: $193,300
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $113,300
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $86,500
  • 2017: 6 buildings, average cost: $123,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Vicksburg, MS residents
Average permit cost in Vicksburg, MS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.0%
Mississippi:

4.8%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Vicksburg, MS
Historical housing units in Vicksburg, MS
Most common industries in Vicksburg, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (10.9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (8.8%)
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Public administration (7.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.6%)
  • Construction (6.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.1%)
  • Public administration (10.1%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (6.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.9%)
  • Educational services (4.8%)
  • Utilities (4.4%)
  • Health care (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.6%)
  • Educational services (10.7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (10.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.8%)
  • Public administration (5.8%)
  • Social assistance (4.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Vicksburg, MS (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Cashiers (3.8%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (3.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.1%)
  • Engineers (4.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (6.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.7%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (4.6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.1%)
  • Registered nurses (3.5%)

Average climate in Vicksburg, Mississippi

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Vicksburg, Mississippi environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2003 was 74.3. This is about average.

City:

74.3
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2003 was 27.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.1
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Vicksburg-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 147% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/5/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 1.5 miles away from the Vicksburg city center killed 38 people and injured 270 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/3/1966, a category F5 tornado 21.9 miles away from the city center killed 58 people and injured 518 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Vicksburg-area historical earthquake activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 230.5 miles away from Vicksburg center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 228.0 miles away from Vicksburg center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 314.3 miles away from Vicksburg center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 222.9 miles away from Vicksburg center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 210.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 212.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Warren County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 10, Freezes: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Vicksburg topographic map

Hospitals in Vicksburg:

  • HOSPICE CARE FOUNDATION INC (1017 JACKSON STREET)
  • KUHN MEMORIAL STATE HOSPITAL (provides emergency services, 1422 OPENWOOD ST)
  • PARKVIEW REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (100 MCAULEY DR)
  • PATIENT'S CHOICE HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE OF VIC (1911 MISSION 66, SUITE A)
  • PROMISE SPECIALTY HOSPITAL OF VICKSBURG (1111 NORTH FRONTAGE ROAD 2D FLOOR)
  • RIVER REGION HEALTH SYSTEM (Proprietary, 2100 HWY 61 N)

Nursing Homes in Vicksburg:

  • COVENANT HEALTH AND REHAB OF VICKSBURG, LP (2850 PORTER'S CHAPEL ROAD)
  • RIVER REGION HEALTH SYSTEM SNF (1111 NORTH FRONTAGE ROAD/PO BOX 1031)
  • SHADY LAWN HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (60 SHADY LAWN PLACE)
  • VICKSBURG CONVALESCENT CENTER (1708 CHERRY STREET)
  • VICKSBURG MEDICAL CENTER SNF (P O BOX 1031,1111 N FRONTAGE ROAD)

Dialysis Facilities in Vicksburg:

  • RCG VICKSBURG (105 KEYSTONE CIRCLE)

Home Health Centers in Vicksburg:

  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH OF VICKSBURG (2080 SOUTH FRONTAGE ROAD, SUITE 105)
  • CAMELLIA HOME HEALTH (2080 SOUTH FRONTAGE ROAD, SUITE E)
  • MISSISSIPPI HOMECARE/VICKSBURG (1911 MISSION 66, SUITE C)

Airports and heliports located in Vicksburg:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Vicksburg:

  • Hinds Community College (about 28 miles; Raymond, MS; Full-time enrollment: 9,115)
  • Mississippi College (about 32 miles; Clinton, MS; FT enrollment: 3,919)
  • Alcorn State University (about 36 miles; Alcorn State, MS; FT enrollment: 3,479)
  • Jackson State University (about 40 miles; Jackson, MS; FT enrollment: 7,485)
  • Belhaven University (about 42 miles; Jackson, MS; FT enrollment: 3,147)
  • Copiah-Lincoln Community College (about 53 miles; Wesson, MS; FT enrollment: 2,532)
  • Louisiana Delta Community College (about 69 miles; Monroe, LA; FT enrollment: 3,168)

Public high schools in Vicksburg:

  • CENTER FOR ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS (Location: 1315 GROVE ST, Grades: KG-12)
  • VICKSBURG HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 3701 DRUMMOND STREET, Grades: 9-12)
  • WARREN CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 1000 HIGHWAY 27, Grades: 9-12)
  • HINDS COMMUNITY VICKSBURG CENTER (Location: 1624 HIGHWAY 27 S, Grades: 9-12)

Private high schools in Vicksburg:

  • VICKSBURG CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 568, Location: 1900 GROVE ST, Grades: PK-12)
  • VICKSBURG COMMUNITY SCHOOL (Students: 129, Location: 303 FRED DR, Grades: 6-12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Vicksburg:

  • BOWMAR AVENUE SCHOOL (Location: 912 BOWMAR AVENUE, Grades: PK-6)
  • VICKSBURG JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 1533 BALDWIN FERRY ROAD, Grades: 7-8)
  • WARREN CENTRAL JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 1630 BALDWIN FERRY ROAD, Grades: 7-8)
  • WARRENTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 809 BELVA DRIVE, Grades: PK-6)
  • DANA ROAD ELEMENTARY (Location: 1247 DANA ROAD, Grades: PK-6)
  • VICKSBURG INTERMEDIATE (Location: 1245 DANA ROAD, Grades: 3-6)
  • SHERMAN AVE ELEMENTARY (Location: 2145 SHERMAN AVE., Grades: PK-3)
  • WARREN CENTRAL INTERMEDIATE (Location: 2147 SHERMAN AVE, Grades: 3-6)
  • SOUTH PARK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 6530 NAILOR ROAD, Grades: PK-6)
  • BEECHWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 999 HIGHWAY 27 S, Grades: PK-6)
See full list of schools located in Vicksburg

Library in Vicksburg:

  • WARREN COUNTY-VICKSBURG PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $860,249; Location: 700 VETO STREET; 129,869 books; 8,451 audio materials; 13,007 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 53 state licensed databases; 379 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Vicksburg: Vicksburg Country Club (A), United States Waterways Experiment Station (B), Vicksburg Harbor Project (C), Vicksburg Water Pollution Control Center (D), Vicksburg Fire Department Station 2 (E), Promise Hospital of Vicksburg (F), Marian Hill Chemical Dependency Center (G), Warren County Courthouse (H), Vicksburg Municipal Auditorium (I), Vicksburg City Library (J), Vicksburg City Hall (K), Vicksburg Fire Department Central Station (L), Vicksburg Fire Department Station 6 (M), Vicksburg Fire Department Station 7 (N), Vicksburg Fire Department Station 8 (O), Vicksburg Fire Department Station 9 (P), Vicksburg Fire Department Station 5 (Q). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Vicksburg include: Parkview Church (A), Porters Chapel (B), Vicksburg Church of God in Christ (C), Saint Marys Episcopal Church (D), Saint Marys Catholic Church (E), Mount Zion Number 1 Baptist Church (F), Mount Carmel Missionary Baptist Church (G), King Solomon Baptist Church (H), Jackson Street Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Cedars Cemetery (1), Crocket Cemetery (2), Tates Cemetery (3), Beulah Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: McNutt Lake (A), Brown Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Shiloh Creek (A), Stouts Bayou (B), Mint Spring Branch (C), Hatcher Bayou (D), Glass Bayou (E), Durden Creek (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Vicksburg include: Vicksburg City Park (1), Vicksburg Memorial Stadium (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Jacqueline House Museum (1325 Main Street) (1), The Vicksburg Battlefield Museum (4139 South Frontage Road) (2), Yesterday's Children Antique Doll & Toy Museum (1104 Washington Street) (3), Biedenharn Candy CO and Museum of Coca-Cola Mmrbla (1107 Washington Street) (4), Vicksburg Convention & Visitor (Historical Places & Services; Po Box 110) (5), Wildlife Technical Services (Recreation Areas; 5249 Highway 80) (6), Mahanna Wildlife Shop-Check Station (Recreation Areas; Flowree Road) (7), Time Out (Amusement & Theme Parks; 3505 Pemberton Square Blv) (8), Parker's Playhouse (Amusement & Theme Parks; 107 Grey Oaks Drive) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Jacques' Cafe (4137 South Frontage Road) (1), Quality Inn (1-20 Frontage Road South) (2), Rainbow Hotel Casino - An Amerihost Inn (1350 Warrenton Rd) (3), Rainbow-Amerihost Inn Hotel (1350 Warrenton Road) (4), Hampton Inn Vicksburg (3332 Clay Street) (5), Holiday Inn (Highway 80 East & I-20) (6), Deluxe Inn (Exit 3 I 20) (7), Econo Lodge Vicksburg (3330 A Clay Street) (8), Super 8 Vicksburg MS (3308 Pemberton Boulevard) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Sharkey County - Human Services Department- Youth Court Counselor- Courth (1009 Cherry Street) (1), U S Government - District Court Clerk (Old Post Ofc) (2), Warren County - Justice Court (1019 Adams Street) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: Willie Dixon - (died 1992), musician, John Thomson (baseball) - Baseball player, Hank Jones - Musician, Myrlie Evers-Williams - African s' rights activist, Evelyn Preer - Actress, Harvey Johnson, Jr. - Mayor, Jack Christian - Soilder, John Thomson - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Atlanta Braves, born: Oct 1, 1973), Mart Crowley - Playwright, Clarence Otis, Jr. - Chief executive.

Warren County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Vicksburg and their reported violations in the past:

CITY OF VICKSBURG (Population served: 27,852, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 21 regular monitoring violations
CULKIN WATER DIST (Population served: 12,000, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 21 regular monitoring violations
FISHER FERRY WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 5,985, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-21-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-21-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-21-2012), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-15-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-15-2013), St Public Notif received (2 times from DEC-30-2013 to APR-24-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-21-2012), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-15-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-15-2013), St Public Notif received (DEC-30-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-21-2012), St Public Notif requested (AUG-13-2013), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-13-2013), St Public Notif received (DEC-30-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-21-2012), St Public Notif requested (AUG-13-2013), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-13-2013), St Public Notif received (DEC-30-2013)
  • 14 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-29-2009), St Public Notif requested (MAR-01-2009)
  • 65 regular monitoring violations
HILLDALE WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 5,125, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 171 regular monitoring violations
EAGLE LAKE WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 1,560, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-28-2008), St Public Notif received (NOV-13-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 65 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Mississippi:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

62.4%
Whole state:

69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.5%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Vicksburg in 2010:

  • 335 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 105 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 36 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 25 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 8 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary)
  • 8 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 7 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles

People in group quarters in Vicksburg in 2000:

  • 379 people in nursing homes
  • 115 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 98 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 8 people in halfway houses

Banks with branches in Vicksburg (2011 data):

  • Trustmark National Bank: 7 branches. Info updated 2012/03/26: Bank assets: $9,612.1 mil, Deposits: $7,410.1 mil, headquarters in Jackson, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 186 total offices, Holding Company: Trustmark Corporation
  • BancorpSouth Bank: Pemberton Branch, Clay Street Branch, Indiana Avenue Branch, Vicksburg Main Office. Info updated 2007/07/18: Bank assets: $12,990.3 mil, Deposits: $10,863.8 mil, headquarters in Tupelo, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 271 total offices, Holding Company: Bancorpsouth, Inc.
  • Regions Bank: Halls Ferry Road Branch, Vicksburg Main Branch, Beechwood Branch. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Britton & Koontz Bank, N.A.: Vicksburg Branch at 2150 South Frontage Road, branch established on 1996/10/14; 61 N. Medical Center Branch at 2059 Hwy 61 North, branch established on 2003/12/08. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $365.8 mil, Deposits: $265.4 mil, headquarters in Natchez, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Britton & Koontz Capital Corporation
  • Woodforest National Bank: Vicksburg Branch at 2150 Iowa Blvd., branch established on 2008/11/08. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions)
  • Guaranty Bank and Trust Company: Vicksburg Branch at 3430 Halls Ferry Road, branch established on 2002/05/07. Info updated 2006/06/29: Bank assets: $535.5 mil, Deposits: $452.7 mil, headquarters in Belzoni, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 14 total offices, Holding Company: Guaranty Capital Corporation
  • RiverHills Bank: Highway 61 North Branch at 1400 Hwy 61 North Bypass, branch established on 1999/11/08. Info updated 2010/06/03: Bank assets: $255.9 mil, Deposits: $220.6 mil, headquarters in Port Gibson, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Riverhills Capital Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Vicksburg:

Marital status in Vicksburg, MS
  • Never married: 46.4%
  • Now married: 33.0%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 11.4%

For population 25 years and over in Vicksburg:

  • High school or higher: 84.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.4%
  • Unemployed: 8.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.1
Mississippi average:

11.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Vicksburg
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Vicksburg, MS (based on Warren County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant18,33142
Mainline Protestant5,15217
Black Protestant4,12117
Catholic2,7893
Other1,0915
Orthodox1851
None17,104-
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: 7
This county:

1.44 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Warren County:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Warren County:

1.03 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
This county:

6.56 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
Warren County:

4.92 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

5.03 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Warren County:

13.1%
State:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Warren County:

34.5%
Mississippi:

33.1%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Warren County:

6.2%
Mississippi:

14.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Vicksburg:

48.9%
Mississippi:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Vicksburg:

45.8%
Mississippi:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Vicksburg:

29.6
Mississippi:

29.2

People feeling badly about themselves:
Vicksburg:

20.0%
State:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Vicksburg:

13.1%
Mississippi:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Mississippi:

6.8

Overweight people:
Vicksburg:

35.7%
State:

34.6%

General health condition:
Vicksburg:

54.0%
Mississippi:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Vicksburg:

80.9%
Mississippi:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Vicksburg, MS Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Firefighters 74$233,930$37,9350$0
Police Protection - Officers 69$253,569$44,0990$0
Health 46$139,349$36,3520$0
Other and Unallocable 37$99,455$32,2561$983
Gas Supply 31$65,693$25,4300$0
Streets and Highways 31$81,579$31,5790$0
Sewerage 27$62,766$27,8960$0
Water Supply 25$56,635$27,1850$0
Financial Administration 24$73,408$36,7040$0
Other Government Administration 21$88,893$50,7965$1,858
Police - Other 21$42,235$24,1348$2,938
Housing and Community Development (Local) 13$38,522$35,5590$0
Judicial and Legal 12$56,092$56,0922$3,434
Parks and Recreation 12$34,550$34,55015$6,388
Natural Resources 9$19,557$26,0760$0
Fire - Other 1$3,222$38,6640$0
Airports 1$2,256$27,0722$3,253
Welfare 1$3,439$41,2681$1,027
Totals for Government 455$1,355,150$35,74034$19,881

Vicksburg government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $1,868,000 ($83.06)
    Sewerage: $1,793,000 ($79.73)
  • Current Operations - Local Fire Protection: $8,138,000 ($361.87)
    Police Protection: $6,702,000 ($298.01)
    Gas Utilities: $5,385,000 ($239.45)
    Water Utilities: $4,714,000 ($209.61)
    Regular Highways: $3,709,000 ($164.93)
    Sewerage: $3,382,000 ($150.38)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,689,000 ($119.57)
    Central Staff Services: $2,582,000 ($114.81)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,415,000 ($62.92)
    Financial Administration: $1,188,000 ($52.83)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $1,117,000 ($49.67)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $723,000 ($32.15)
    General Public Buildings: $568,000 ($25.26)
    General - Other: $556,000 ($24.72)
  • Gas Utilities - Interest on Debt: $60,000 ($2.67)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $387,000 ($17.21)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $329,000 ($14.63)
    Other - General - Other: $75,000 ($3.33)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $2,324,000 ($103.34)
    Gas Utilities: $625,000 ($27.79)
    Solid Waste Management: $18,000 ($0.80)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $16,783,000 ($746.28)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $69,000 ($3.07)

Vicksburg government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $4,824,000 ($214.50)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,589,000 ($70.66)
    Other: $960,000 ($42.69)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $140,000 ($6.23)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,275,000 ($56.69)
    Other: $283,000 ($12.58)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,375,000 ($105.61)
    Fines and Forfeits: $813,000 ($36.15)
    Donations From Private Sources: $125,000 ($5.56)
    Interest Earnings: $18,000 ($0.80)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $7,192,000 ($319.80)
    Water Utilities: $5,542,000 ($246.43)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $8,748,000 ($388.99)
    Other: $731,000 ($32.50)
    Highways: $41,000 ($1.82)
  • Tax - Property: $11,852,000 ($527.01)
    Amusements Sales: $4,906,000 ($218.15)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,198,000 ($53.27)
    Amusements License: $537,000 ($23.88)
    Other Selective Sales: $501,000 ($22.28)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $168,000 ($7.47)
    Public Utility License: $1,000 ($0.04)

Vicksburg government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,068,000 ($803.42)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,733,000 ($521.72)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,500,000 ($422.43)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,165,000 ($140.74)

Vicksburg government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,897,000 ($484.55)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $27,071,000 ($1203.74)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,898,000 ($84.40)

4.52% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,293 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.52%
Mississippi average:

6.54%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Hinds County, MS  0.71% ($39,872 average AGI)
from Claiborne County, MS  0.23% ($27,150)
from Travis County, TX  0.21% ($17,000)


5.36% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($45,574 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.36%
Mississippi average:

6.87%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Hinds County, MS  0.70% ($45,315 average AGI)
to Rankin County, MS  0.29% ($55,692)
to Claiborne County, MS  0.22% ($37,103)
Businesses in Vicksburg, MS
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Lane Bryant1
Advance Auto Parts2Lane Furniture1
AutoZone1Marriott1
Best Western1McDonald's3
Blockbuster1Motel 61
Burger King1Nike3
Chevrolet1Nissan1
Church's Chicken1OfficeMax1
Comfort Suites1Payless2
Cracker Barrel1Penske1
Days Inn1Pizza Hut2
Domino's Pizza1Popeyes1
DressBarn1Quality1
Dressbarn1RadioShack1
Econo Lodge1Rite Aid2
Famous Footwear1Rodeway Inn1
FedEx7Rue211
Firestone Complete Auto Care1SONIC Drive-In2
Ford1Sears1
GNC2T-Mobile2
GameStop1Taco Bell1
Gap1Toyota1
Gymboree1True Value2
H&R Block2U-Haul4
Hilton1UPS9
Holiday Inn3Vans1
Home Depot1Verizon Wireless1
Honda1Waffle House3
JCPenney1Walgreens1
Jones New York2Walmart1
KFC2Wendy's2
Kroger1YMCA1
La Quinta1

Strongest AM radio stations in Vicksburg:

  • WQBC (1420 AM; 1 kW; VICKSBURG, MS; Owner: CORLEY RUSHING COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WRTM (1490 AM; 1 kW; VICKSBURG, MS; Owner: COMMANDER COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WTWZ (1120 AM; daytime; 8 kW; CLINTON, MS; Owner: WOOD BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WJDX (620 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIIN (780 AM; daytime; 5 kW; RIDGELAND, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH RADIO, INC)
  • WWDF (720 AM; daytime; 5 kW; RICHLAND, MS; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSLI (930 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MS; Owner: SPORTSRAD, INC.)
  • WOAD (1300 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF MISSISSIPPI, L.L.C.)
  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)
  • WZRX (1590 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Vicksburg:

  • WBBV (101.3 FM; VICKSBURG, MS; Owner: BISHOP BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W288BB (105.5 FM; VICKSBURG, MS; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WSTZ-FM (106.7 FM; VICKSBURG, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMSI-FM (102.9 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMPN-FM (91.3 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WUSJ (96.3 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDBT (95.5 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJKK (98.7 FM; VICKSBURG, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH RADIO, INC.)
  • WRTM-FM (100.5 FM; PORT GIBSON, MS; Owner: COMMANDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WTYX (94.7 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: BACKYARD BROADCASTING MISSISSIPPI, LLC)
  • WATU (89.3 FM; PORT GIBSON, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WJMI (99.7 FM; JACKSON, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF MISSISSIPPI, L.L.C.)
  • KBYO-FM (104.9 FM; TALLULAH, LA; Owner: TIGER COMMUNICATIONS INCORPORATED)

TV broadcast stations around Vicksburg:

  • W26BB (Channel 26; VICKSBURG, MS; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WLBT (Channel 3; JACKSON, MS; Owner: CIVCO, INC.)
  • WDBD (Channel 40; JACKSON, MS; Owner: WDBD LICENSE CORP.)
  • WMPN-TV (Channel 29; JACKSON, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WNTZ (Channel 48; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: WHITE KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF NATCHEZ LICENSE CORP.)
  • WJTV (Channel 12; JACKSON, MS; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJKO-LP (Channel 64; JACKSON, MS; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WJMF-LP (Channel 53; JACKSON, MS; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJXF-LP (Channel 49; JACKSON, MS; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAPT (Channel 16; JACKSON, MS; Owner: WAPT HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • WBXK-CA (Channel 8; JACKSON, ETC., MS; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Vicksburg fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 138Number of bridges
  • 2,848ft / 868mTotal length
  • $9,517,016,000Total costs
  • 1,107,773Total average daily traffic
  • 141,835Total average daily truck traffic
  • 737,345Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic
New bridges in Vicksburg, MS - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 61900-1909
  • 51910-1919
  • 81920-1929
  • 51930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 101950-1959
  • 311960-1969
  • 441970-1979
  • 71980-1989
  • 51990-1999
  • 62000-2009
  • 92010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Vicksburg, MS
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Vicksburg)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 432 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Vicksburg, MS)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 65 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 82 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 204 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Vicksburg)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 4 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Vicksburg)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 24 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 297. The highest number of fires - 405 took place in 2003, and the least - 56 in 2002. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Vicksburg, MS When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (41.9%), and Outside Fires (31.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Vicksburg, MS
    • 2,11341.9%Structure Fires
    • 1,57131.1%Outside Fires
    • 99619.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 3647.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Vicksburg, MS

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Vicksburg, Mississippi:

  • Quality Inn & Suites, 3332 Clay St, Vicksburg, Mississippi 39183 , Phone: (601) 636-0804, Fax: (601) 636-7307
  • Lady Luck Hotel & Suites, 1350 Warrenton Rd, Vicksburg, Mississippi 39180 , Phone: (601) 638-7111, Fax: (601) 630-9046
  • Harrah's - Vicksburg Hotel Casino, 1310 Mulberry St, Vicksburg, Mississippi 39180 , Phone: (601) 636-3423, Fax: (601) 630-4217
  • Comfort Inn Vicksburg, 3959 E Clay St, Vicksburg, Mississippi 39180 , Phone: (601) 634-8438, Fax: (601) 630-0415
  • La Quinta Inn, 4216 Washington St, Vicksburg, Mississippi 39180 , Phone: (601) 638-5750, Fax: (601) 636-3539
  • Super 8 Motel, 3308 Pemberton Blvd, Vicksburg, Mississippi 39180 , Phone: (601) 636-7881, Fax: (601) 636-8139
  • Baymont Inn & Suites - Vicksburg, 3975 S Frontage Rd, Vicksburg, Mississippi 39180 , Phone: (601) 619-7799, Fax: (601) 619-0072
  • Econo Lodge, 1675 N Frontage Rd, Vicksburg, Mississippi 39180 , Phone: (601) 630-0100, Fax: (601) 630-0100
  • 11 other hotels and motels
All 19 fire-safe hotels and motels in Vicksburg, Mississippi
Most common first names in Vicksburg, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary50477.9 years
James40471.4 years
John37573.4 years
Willie29373.1 years
William28972.5 years
Robert25369.9 years
George22274.2 years
Annie19680.5 years
Charles18168.5 years
Henry15874.4 years
Most common last names in Vicksburg, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams31975.2 years
Smith29574.2 years
Johnson24774.2 years
Jones24573.1 years
Brown19472.2 years
Thomas14173.4 years
Wilson13175.9 years
Harris12276.1 years
Jackson12171.6 years
Davis11273.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Vicksburg, MS
  • 50.6%Utility gas
  • 44.9%Electricity
  • 4.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%No fuel used
  • 0.1%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Vicksburg, MS
  • 74.0%Electricity
  • 23.1%Utility gas
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Solar energy
  • 0.7%No fuel used


Vicksburg compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Vicksburg on our top lists:

  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most full-time firefighters per 1000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: arts, entertainment, and recreation (population 5,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: personal care and service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking a taxi to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: arts, entertainment, and recreation (population 5,000+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most local government spending on highway construction per resident (population 10,000+)"
  • #30 (39180) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most casinos in 2005"
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