Webb, Mississippi

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Population in 2012: 553 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.8%
 
Males: 271  (49.1%)
Females: 282  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  32.3 years
Mississippi median age:  35.1 years

Zip codes: 38966.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $25,541 (it was $25,000 in 2000)
Webb:

$25,541
MS:

$37,095
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $19,044 (it was $12,272 in 2000)

Webb town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $60,657 (it was $36,000 in 2000)
Webb:

$60,657
MS:

$99,800
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $90,255; Detached houses: $61,625; Mobile homes: $204,773

Median gross rent in 2012: $238.

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Webb races chart
  • Black alone - 474 (83.9%)
  • White alone - 57 (10.1%)
  • Hispanic - 19 (3.4%)
  • Two or more races - 8 (1.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 5 (0.9%)
  • Asian alone - 2 (0.4%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Webb: 77.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: English (8.6%), Polish (5.8%), Scottish (4.1%), German (3.6%), Scotch-Irish (2.2%), United States (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1905

Elevation: 150 feet

Land area: 0.43 square miles.

Population density: 1,300 people per square mile   (low).

Webb, Mississippi map

For population 25 years and over in Webb:

  • High school or higher: 67.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.8%
  • Unemployed: 11.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Webb town:

  • Never married: 43.9%
  • Now married: 35.4%
  • Separated: 9.2%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 4.1%

5 residents are foreign born

This town:  0.9%
Mississippi:  2.2%



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Webb, Mississippi as of February 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Webb to the number of sex offenders is 184 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $767 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $300 (0.4%)

Webb satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Memphis, TN (83.7 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (380.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Sumner, MS (1.5 miles ), Tutwiler, MS (2.6 miles ), Glendora, MS (2.9 miles ), Drew, MS (3.8 miles ), Charleston, MS (4.2 miles ), Lambert, MS (4.2 miles ), Ruleville, MS (4.4 miles ), Crowder, MS (4.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $47,300
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $45,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $54,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $86,500
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $86,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.95 N, Longitude: 90.35 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 662

Webb household income distribution Webb home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

10.6%
Mississippi:

8.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -18 (-3.0%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Information (38%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (23%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (10%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Utilities (8%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
  • Public administration (37%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (13%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (14%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (12%)
  • Other protective service workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7%)
  • Operations specialties managers except financial managers (6%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)

Work and jobs in Webb: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Webb, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Webb, Mississippi average temperatures Webb, Mississippi average precipitation Webb, Mississippi humidity Webb, Mississippi wind speed Webb, Mississippi snowfall Webb, Mississippi sunshine Webb, Mississippi clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Webb-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Mississippi state average. It is 73% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/21/1971, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 21.9 miles away from the Webb town center killed 47 people and injured 510 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 11/24/2001, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.2 miles away from the town center injured 48 people and caused $4 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Webb-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 77% 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 116.9 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 183.4 miles away from Webb center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 135.7 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 136.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 146.1 miles away from Webb center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 115.3 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 Tallahatchie County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 9, Floods: 6, Freezes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Webb topographic map

Birthplace of: William Byrd - College basketball player (Ark Pine Bluff Golden Lions).

Hospitals and medical centers near Webb:

  • MONETTE HOSPICE, INC (Hospital, about 15 miles away; DREW, MS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Webb:

  • Coahoma Community College (about 25 miles; Clarksdale, MS; Full-time enrollment: 2,284)
  • Delta State University (about 27 miles; Cleveland, MS; FT enrollment: 3,304)
  • Mississippi Valley State University (about 30 miles; Itta Bena, MS; FT enrollment: 2,233)
  • Mississippi Delta Community College (about 36 miles; Moorhead, MS; FT enrollment: 2,100)
  • Northwest Mississippi Community College (about 52 miles; Senatobia, MS; FT enrollment: 6,607)
  • University of Mississippi (about 55 miles; University, MS; FT enrollment: 17,642)
  • Holmes Community College (about 72 miles; Goodman, MS; FT enrollment: 5,352)

Public high school in Webb:

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

Church in Webb: Webb Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tallahatchie 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: 25.7%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.9% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.8 people
Mississippi:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  66.5%
Whole state:  69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  11.5%
Whole state:  5.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Webb compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Webb (2011 data):

  • Southern Bancorp Bank: Webb, Mississippi Branch at 2058 Hgy 49 E, branch established on 1902/08/26. Info updated 2010/06/01: Bank assets: $1,146.8 mil, Deposits: $966.8 mil, headquarters in Arkadelphia, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 40 total offices, Holding Company: Southern Bancorp, Inc

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (69%)
  • Electricity (22%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (8%)

Presidential Elections Results

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 Webb town (based on Tallahatchie County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 42.94%
Here: 42.9%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Churches of ChristOther
Adherents61.3%12.8%9.3%4.6%12.0%
Congregations34.7%16.3%10.2%12.2%26.5%
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: 4
Tallahatchie County:

3.01 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Tallahatchie County:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Tallahatchie County:

14.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
Here:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

15.3%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Tallahatchie County:

36.1%
Mississippi:

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

12.5%
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 1$3,132$37,5841$192
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$528
Police Protection - Officers 2$5,710$34,2601$1,746
Streets and Highways 3$5,306$21,2240$0
Water Supply 1$2,691$32,2920$0
Totals for Government 7$16,839$28,8673$2,466

4.55% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($20,468 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.55%
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 Yalobusha County, MS  0.50% ($14,000 average AGI)
from Coahoma County, MS  0.43% ($22,895)
from Panola County, MS  0.36% ($23,938)


6.90% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($22,324 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 Coahoma County, MS  0.71% ($19,656 average AGI)
to Grenada County, MS  0.69% ($21,806)
to Yalobusha County, MS  0.60% ($24,630)

Strongest AM radio stations in Webb:

  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WJCE (680 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSAO (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SENATOBIA, MS; Owner: JESSE C. ROSS AND ERNESTINE A. ROSS)
  • WPLX (1170 AM; 10 kW; GERMANTOWN, TN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Webb:

  • WYMX (99.1 FM; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: TELESOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WQXB (100.1 FM; GRENADA, MS; Owner: CHATTERBOX, INC.)
  • WTGY (95.7 FM; CHARLESTON, MS; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • WMAV-FM (90.3 FM; OXFORD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WAID (106.5 FM; CLARKSDALE, MS; Owner: RADIO CLEVELAND, INC.)
  • WDTL-FM (92.9 FM; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: DELTA RADIO, INC.)
  • WRKG (95.3 FM; DREW, MS; Owner: DELTA RADIO, INC.)
  • WWUN-FM (101.5 FM; CLARKSDALE, MS; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WTCD (96.9 FM; INDIANOLA, MS; Owner: TELESOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMAO-FM (90.9 FM; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WDFX (98.3 FM; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WOHT (92.3 FM; GRENADA, MS; Owner: CENTURY BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WKDJ-FM (96.5 FM; CLARKSDALE, MS; Owner: RADIO CLEVELAND, INC.)
  • WKXY (92.1 FM; CLARKSDALE, MS; Owner: CLARKSDALE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGRM-FM (93.9 FM; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Webb:

  • WEBU-LP (Channel 11; WEBB, MS; Owner: DAVID ELLINGTON)
  • WABG-TV (Channel 6; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • W41BV (Channel 41; GRENADA, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WXVT (Channel 15; GREENVILLE, MS; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WMAV-TV (Channel 18; OXFORD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION)
  • K53FB (Channel 53; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W36BT (Channel 36; GRENADA, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WMAO-TV (Channel 23; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • W28BP (Channel 28; GRENADA, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W12CR (Channel 12; GRENADA, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Webb fatal accident list:

Jun 5, 1982 06:40 PM, 6899999999, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7
  • MUAYYAD MUSTAFA, Near 2093 Us Hwy 49 (Lat: 33.946639 Lon: -90.353083), Type: 79.2, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 4692297422, Ka8805@att.Com, 5601 LEGACY DRIVE MS:A-3
  • MUAYYAD MUSTAFA, Near 2093 Us Hwy 49 (Lat: 33.946639 Lon: -90.353083), Type: 79.2, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 4692297422, Ka8805@att.Com, 5601 LEGACY DRIVE MS:A-3
  • MUAYYAD MUSTAFA, Near 2093 Us Hwy 49 (Lat: 33.946639 Lon: -90.353083), Type: 78.3, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 4692297422, Ka8805@att.Com, 5601 LEGACY DRIVE MS:A-3
  • MUAYYAD MUSTAFA, Near 2093 Us Hwy 49 (Lat: 33.946639 Lon: -90.353083), Type: 78.3, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 4692297422, Ka8805@att.Com, 5601 LEGACY DRIVE MS:A-3
  • Rick Suarez, Near 2093 Us Hwy 49 (Lat: 33.946639 Lon: -90.353083), Type: 78.3, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 4692297471, Lg5201@att.Com, 5601 LEGACY DRIVE, MS: A-3
  • John E Monday, Near 2093 Us Hwy 49 (Lat: 33.946639 Lon: -90.353083), Type: 78.3, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 4692297471, Fccmw@att.Com, 5601 LEGACY DRIVE, MS: A-3, Phone: (You) ngb-lood
  • John E Monday, Near 2093 Us Hwy 49 (Lat: 33.946639 Lon: -90.353083), Type: 78.3, Structure height: 28135 m, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 9722347003, Fccmw@att.Com, 2200 N. GREENVILLE AVE., 1W, Phone: (You) ngb-lood

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • City Hall On Laura St (Lat: 33.950111 Lon: -90.350083), Call Sign: KLQ429, Licensee ID: L01008819
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.490 MHz, 155.670 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/27/2005, Expiration Date: 04/30/2015
    Registrant: Webb, Town Of, City Hall, Webb, MS 38966, Phone: (662) 375-8164, Fax: (662) 375-9494, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: WB5ZNB, Licensee ID: L00949293
    Grant Date: 06/06/2006, Expiration Date: 06/06/2016
    Registrant: David M Ellington, 307 John St, Webb, MS 38966
  • Call Sign: KF5EAO, Licensee ID: L01531570
    Grant Date: 11/20/2009, Expiration Date: 11/20/2019, Certifier: John L Chamblis
    Registrant: John L Chamblis, Webb, MS 38966
  • Call Sign: KF5OJV, Licensee ID: L01688570
    Grant Date: 02/13/2012, Expiration Date: 02/13/2022, Certifier: John L Hill Iv
    Registrant: John L Hill Iv, Webb, MS 38966
  • Call Sign: KF5OJX, Licensee ID: L01688572
    Grant Date: 02/13/2012, Expiration Date: 02/13/2022, Certifier: Renee White
    Registrant: Renee White, Webb, MS 38966

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR INC AT-602 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A-6 SERIES (550 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 113LA , Serial Number: 602-1137, Year manufactured: 2005, Airworthiness Date: 12/19/2005
    Registrant (Corporation): Snow Brake Air Service Inc, Po Box 489, Webb, MS 38966
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182J (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 240LM , Serial Number: 18257601, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 09/10/1966
    Registrant (Individual): John L Chamblis, Po Box 845, Webb, MS 38966
  • Aircraft: LAISTER-KAUFFMAN LK-10A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 60 mph), Engine: None
    N-Number: 55143 , Serial Number: 127, Airworthiness Date: 09/11/1963
    Registrant (Individual): Jerome H Strickland, Post Office Box 211, Webb, MS 38966

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
Most common first names in Webb, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2171.9 years
Mary1784.8 years
James1768.3 years
Willie1264.5 years
George1078.2 years
Robert970.4 years
Henry978.2 years
William774.2 years
Charles668.0 years
Jim581.0 years
Most common last names in Webb, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1173.7 years
Turner1078.9 years
Williams1076.7 years
Brown973.9 years
Berry879.7 years
Green776.7 years
Davis772.0 years
Hill781.7 years
Walker577.4 years
Byrd569.7 years
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