Winona, Mississippi

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Population in 2014: 4,622 (84% urban, 16% rural). Population change since 2000: -15.7%
 
Males: 1,969  (42.6%)
Females: 2,653  (57.4%)
Median resident age:  37.9 years
Mississippi median age:  36.6 years

Zip codes: 38967.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $28,923 (it was $25,160 in 2000)
Winona:

$28,923
MS:

$37,963

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $13,841 (it was $14,700 in 2000)

Winona city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $67,635 (it was $50,800 in 2000)
Winona:

$67,635
MS:

$97,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $606.

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  • Races in Winona, MS (2010)

    Winona races chart
    • 2,65552.6%Black alone
    • 2,30345.7%White alone
    • 290.6%Asian alone
    • 250.5%Hispanic
    • 190.4%Two or more races
    • 80.2%American Indian alone
    • 30.06%Other race alone
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Winona: 80.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (21.8%), Irish (6.7%), English (4.9%), German (3.4%), Czech (1.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1857

Elevation: 392 feet

Land area: 13.1 square miles.

Population density: 354 people per square mile   (very low).

Winona, Mississippi map

For population 25 years and over in Winona:

  • High school or higher: 68.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 9.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Winona city:

  • Never married: 34.0%
  • Now married: 44.6%
  • Separated: 6.0%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 8.0%

10 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.2%
Mississippi:

1.4%



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Winona, Mississippi as of August 27, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Winona to the number of sex offenders is 484 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $658 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $588 (0.9%)

Winona satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, MS (85.4 miles , pop. 184,256).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (113.5 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (411.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Kilmichael, MS (3.1 miles ), Duck Hill, MS (3.2 miles ), Vaiden, MS (3.3 miles ), North Carrollton, MS (3.3 miles ), Carrollton, MS (3.3 miles ), Elliott, MS (3.7 miles ), Grenada, MS (4.5 miles ), West, MS (4.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $87,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $73,700
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $73,400
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 2001: 7 buildings, average cost: $61,000
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $61,000
  • 2003: 19 buildings, average cost: $129,800
  • 2004: 11 buildings, average cost: $103,700
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2008: 13 buildings, average cost: $52,700
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $177,100
  • 2010: 8 buildings, average cost: $177,100
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $177,100
  • 2012: 9 buildings, average cost: $177,100
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $55,500
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $72,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.49 N, Longitude: 89.73 W

Area code: 662

Winona household income distribution Winona home values distribution

Crime rates in Winona by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 26111110000
per 100,000 36.1116.619.520.120.321.121.80.00.00.00.0
Robberies 02024363020
per 100,000 0.038.90.040.181.463.3131.067.70.039.50.0
Assaults 7711125369610
per 100,000 126.5136.119.5220.840.7105.565.5135.3206.9118.5198.8
Burglaries 5151589331016128
per 100,000 90.4291.6292.7160.6183.163.365.5225.5367.8237.1159.0
Thefts 212673511271613193824
per 100,000 379.5505.4136.6702.5223.8569.6349.4293.2436.8750.7477.1
Auto thefts 20122424002
per 100,000 36.10.019.540.140.784.443.790.20.00.039.8
Arson 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 296.1) 81.8179.949.0119.576.994.695.785.488.185.576.2

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Crime rate in Winona detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 12 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.99
Mississippi average:

2.31
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.3%
Mississippi:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -561 (-9.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (36%)
  • Construction (18%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (13%)
  • Utilities (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Retail trade (23%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (28%)
  • Transportation occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (13%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Winona, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Winona-area historical tornado activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 99% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/21/1971, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 37.0 miles away from the Winona city center killed 47 people and injured 510 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/11/1963, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.6 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 7 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Winona-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Mississippi state average. It is 78% 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 152.4 miles away from the city center
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 143.0 miles away from Winona center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 110.1 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 212.8 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 174.1 miles away from Winona 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) earthquake occurred 217.8 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 Montgomery County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 1

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

Birthplace of: Angelia Bibbs-Sanders - Businesswoman, Chris White - 2005 NFL player (Green Bay Packers, born: Feb 28, 1983), Little Sammy Davis - Blues musician, Pops Staples - Rhythm and blues musician, Donald Peterson - astronaut, James Michael Tyler - Television actor, E. W. Hammons - Film producer, LaMarcus Russell - College football player (Alcorn State Braves), Wesley Beardain - College football player (Marshall Thundering Herd), William V. Sullivan - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in Winona:

  • TYLER HOLMES MEMORIAL HOSPITAL CAH (Government - Local, 409 TYLER HOLMES DRIVE)
  • WINONA MANOR (905 HIGHWAY 82 WEST)
  • WINONA MANOR NURSING HOME (627 MIDDLETON ROAD)
  • RCG WINONA (410 HIGHWAY 82)

airports located in Winona:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Winona:

  • Mississippi Valley State University (about 36 miles; Itta Bena, MS; Full-time enrollment: 2,233)
  • Holmes Community College (about 38 miles; Goodman, MS; FT enrollment: 5,352)
  • Mississippi Delta Community College (about 45 miles; Moorhead, MS; FT enrollment: 2,100)
  • Mississippi State University (about 55 miles; Mississippi State, MS; FT enrollment: 18,237)
  • Delta State University (about 61 miles; Cleveland, MS; FT enrollment: 3,304)
  • University of Mississippi (about 62 miles; University, MS; FT enrollment: 17,642)
  • Coahoma Community College (about 72 miles; Clarksdale, MS; FT enrollment: 2,284)

Public high schools in Winona:

Private high school in Winona:

  • WINONA CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 317, Location: 1014 S APPLEGATE ST, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Winona:

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Notable locations in Winona: Winona Country Club (A), Montgomery County Courthouse (B), Winona Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Winona include: New Hope Church (A), Campbell Hill Church (B), Winona Baptist Temple (C), Winona Baptist Church (D), Northside Church (E), North Winona Baptist Church (F), Moore Memorial United Methodist Church (G), Haven United Methodist Church (H), First Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: New Hope Cemetery (1), Oakwood Cemetery (2), Forest Hill Cemetery (3), Wilson Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Hitching Post Motor Inn (670 Middleton Road) (1), Magnolia Lodge (201 Brister Drive) (2), Budget Inn (113 North Applegate Street) (3), Relax Inn (328 Highway 82) (4), Western Inn & Suites (301 Southeast Frontage Road) (5). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Montgomery County - Justice Court (115 North Quitman Street) (1), Montgomery County - Court Room (North Summit) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 47.2. This is significantly better than average.

City:

47.2
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.38. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.38
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 37.0%
(17.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 52.7% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Mississippi:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  67.6%
Whole state:  69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.2%
Whole state:  5.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
99 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Winona in 2000:

  • 122 people in nursing homes
  • 20 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 20 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill

Winona, Mississippi environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Winona (2011 data):

  • Renasant Bank: Winona Branch at 400 Summit Street, branch established on 1949/11/01. Info updated 2012/02/10: Bank assets: $4,196.4 mil, Deposits: $3,416.0 mil, headquarters in Tupelo, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 76 total offices, Holding Company: Renasant Corporation
  • Regions Bank: Winona Branch at 335 Summit Street, branch established on 1980/03/03. 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
  • Bank of Winona: Bank Of Winona at 312 North Applegate, branch established on 1885/06/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $110.8 mil, Deposits: $96.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Bancorp Of Winona, Inc.
  • Bank of Kilmichael: Winona Branch at 509 North Applegate, branch established on 2008/09/06. Info updated 2009/01/14: Bank assets: $106.4 mil, Deposits: $96.5 mil, headquarters in Kilmichael, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Kilmichael Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.9
Mississippi average:

12.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Winona city (based on Montgomery County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,88225
Mainline Protestant1,78915
Black Protestant8915
Catholic601
Other-1
None2,303-
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: 4
Montgomery County:

3.49 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

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

0.87 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Montgomery County:

11.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

7.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

14.4%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Montgomery County:

34.5%
Mississippi:

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

24.9%
State:

14.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Winona:

47.6%
State:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Winona:

42.9%
Mississippi:

45.3%

Average BMI:
Winona:

29.8
Mississippi:

29.2

People feeling badly about themselves:
Winona:

24.6%
State:

20.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Winona:

12.9%
Mississippi:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Mississippi:

6.8

Overweight people:
Winona:

36.9%
Mississippi:

34.6%

General health condition:
This city:

50.8%
State:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Winona:

78.2%
State:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Winona, MS Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 4$9,818$29,4541$921
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$6,218
Judicial and Legal 0$0 5$7,544
Police Protection - Officers 10$33,035$39,6420$0
Firefighters 8$21,636$32,4543$1,869
Streets and Highways 7$16,888$28,9510$0
Sewerage 2$3,937$23,6221$921
Parks and Recreation 1$3,299$39,5883$833
Water Supply 5$10,274$24,6580$0
Other and Unallocable 1$2,657$31,8844$3,755
Totals for Government 38$101,544$32,06723$22,061

Winona government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $726,000 ($157.07)
    Police Protection: $588,000 ($127.22)
    Sewerage: $464,000 ($100.39)
    Regular Highways: $279,000 ($60.36)
    Fire Protection: $258,000 ($55.82)
    Solid Waste Management: $193,000 ($41.76)
    Financial Administration: $160,000 ($34.62)
    Central Staff Services: $56,000 ($12.12)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $43,000 ($9.30)
    Libraries: $41,000 ($8.87)
    Parks & Recreation: $36,000 ($7.79)
    Own Hospitals: $36,000 ($7.79)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $35,000 ($7.57)
    Air Transportation: $4,000 ($0.87)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $13,000 ($2.81)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,626,000 ($351.80)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $11,000 ($2.38)

Winona government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $394,000 ($85.24)
    Solid Waste Management: $319,000 ($69.02)
    Parks & Recreation: $36,000 ($7.79)
    All Other: $25,000 ($5.41)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $176,000 ($38.08)
    All Other: $62,000 ($13.41)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $63,000 ($13.63)
    All Other: $15,000 ($3.25)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $180,000 ($38.94)
    General Revenue, NEC: $84,000 ($18.17)
    Rents: $7,000 ($1.51)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $615,000 ($133.06)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $874,000 ($189.10)
    Highways: $119,000 ($25.75)
  • Tax - Property: $485,000 ($104.93)
    Public Utilities: $115,000 ($24.88)
    Motor Fuels Sales: $14,000 ($3.03)
    NEC: $12,000 ($2.60)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $0 ($0.00)

Winona government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $186,000 ($40.24)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $215,000 ($46.52)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $215,000 ($46.52)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $186,000 ($40.24)

Winona government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,641,000 ($1004.11)

5.55% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($24,883 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.55%
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 Grenada County, MS  0.84% ($29,129 average AGI)
from Carroll County, MS  0.70% ($30,231)
from Leflore County, MS  0.43% ($21,188)


6.41% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,172 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.41%
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 Grenada County, MS  1.23% ($26,217 average AGI)
to Carroll County, MS  0.46% ($38,882)
to Madison County, MS  0.30% ($35,636)

Strongest AM radio stations in Winona:

  • WONA (1570 AM; 1 kW; WINONA, MS)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WXTN (1000 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, MS; Owner: BRAD MAURICE COTHRAN)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WQST (850 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FOREST, MS; Owner: ACE BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Winona:

  • WONA-FM (95.1 FM; WINONA, MS; Owner: SOUTHERN ELECTRONICS COMPANY, INC.)
  • WFCA (107.9 FM; ACKERMAN, MS; Owner: FRENCH CAMP RADIO, INC.)
  • WAUM (91.9 FM; DUCK HILL, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WQJQ (105.1 FM; KOSCIUSKO, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMAB-FM (89.9 FM; ACKERMAN, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WSYE (93.3 FM; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: JMD, INC.)
  • WQXB (100.1 FM; GRENADA, MS; Owner: CHATTERBOX, INC.)
  • WYMX (99.1 FM; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: TELESOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGNG (106.3 FM; TCHULA, MS; Owner: TEAM BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WOHT (92.3 FM; GRENADA, MS; Owner: CENTURY BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Winona:

  • WTVA (Channel 9; TUPELO, MS; Owner: WTVA, INC.)
  • WMAB-TV (Channel 2; MISSISSIPPI STATE, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WABG-TV (Channel 6; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WKDH (Channel 45; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLOV-TV (Channel 27; WEST POINT, MS; Owner: LINGARD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCBI-TV (Channel 4; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: COLUMBUS TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W30BY (Channel 30; GRENADA, MS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W13CS (Channel 13; GRENADA, MS; Owner: DEWEY SANFORD)
Winona fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Winona fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 30Number of bridges
  • 153m502ftTotal length
  • $2,509,000Total costs
  • 91,910Total average daily traffic
  • 12,282Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21950-1959
  • 91960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 111980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Winona, MS

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Winona)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Winona, MS)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • WINONA TWRS, 6 Km N Int Us Hwy 82 & Nortri Rd (Lat: 33.539722 Lon: -89.782778), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 105.2 m, Overall height: 106.7 m, Call Sign: WQXJ343
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6093.45 MHzGrant Date: 03/22/2016, Expiration Date: 03/22/2026, Certifier: Steve PaquetteRegistrant: Entergy Services, 425 West Capitol Ave, Little Rock, AR 72203, Phone: (501) 377-3608, Email:
  • Transmit, Hiway 515 1.2 Miles South Of Downtown (Lat: 33.464556 Lon: -89.736444), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 26 m, Call Sign: WLG686
    Assigned Frequencies: 950.000 MHzGrant Date: 02/13/1986, Expiration Date: 06/01/2020Registrant: Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth, Plc, 1300 N 17th Street, 11th Floor, Arlington, VA 22209, Phone: (703) 812-0470, Fax: (703) 812-0486, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Winona-Montgomery County Airport (Lat: 33.460250 Lon: -89.731917), Type: Mast, Structure height: 4.6 m, Overall height: 4.8 m, Call Sign: WQUG534
    Assigned Frequencies: 120.175 MHzGrant Date: 07/01/2014, Expiration Date: 07/01/2024, Certifier: Gwen GoldsmithRegistrant: Vaisala Inc., 194 S. Taylor Av, Louisville, CO 80027, Phone: (720) 304-4407, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Winona)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Winona)

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

CITY OF WINONA (Population served: 5,482, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2009), St Public Notif requested (AUG-08-2011), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-08-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-10-2011), St Public Notif received (SEP-15-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 78 regular monitoring violations
HAYS CREEK W/A-LODI (Population served: 516, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 83 regular monitoring violations
HAYS CREEK W/A - ALVA (Population served: 513, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 94 regular monitoring violations
51-55 WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 486, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (APR-06-2009), St Public Notif requested (APR-06-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUN-18-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (APR-06-2009), St Public Notif requested (APR-06-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUN-18-2009)
HAYS CREEK W/A-MINERVA (Population served: 432, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 77 regular monitoring violations
HAYS CREEK W/A-MINERVA #2 (Population served: 280, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 84 regular monitoring violations
HAYS CREEK W/A-NEW LIBERTY (Population served: 204, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 21 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Winona that have no violations reported:

  • HAYS CREEK W/A-MISSION ROAD (Population served: 126, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)
  • HAYS CREEK W/A-LEGION LAKE RD (Population served: 87, Primary Water Source Type: Purch groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 73
  • Hazardous Condition: 12
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Winona

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Winona, MS
Most common first names in Winona, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James10071.1 years
Mary9679.6 years
John7678.2 years
William6375.5 years
Willie5275.2 years
Robert5169.1 years
George4376.0 years
Annie4080.3 years
Mattie2883.4 years
Henry2775.7 years
Most common last names in Winona, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones4776.4 years
Bennett3780.2 years
Johnson3573.8 years
Moore3480.8 years
Mitchell3373.7 years
Williams2974.7 years
Campbell2772.7 years
Brown2674.9 years
Parker2581.2 years
Smith2477.1 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (69%)
  • Electricity (15%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (15%)
  • Wood (2%)
Businesses in Winona, MS
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1McDonald's1
Baskin-Robbins1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx1Subway1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Holiday Inn1UPS1
KFC1Waffle House1
Lane Furniture1Walmart1

Winona compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic 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.
  • House age above state average.
There are 9 pilots and 6 other airmen in this city.
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