Winstonville, Mississippi

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Population in 2013: 189 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -40.8%
Males: 91  (48.3%)
Females: 98  (51.7%)
Median resident age:  53.1 years
Mississippi median age:  36.6 years

Zip codes: 38781.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $15,400 (it was $11,125 in 2000)
Winstonville:

$15,400
MS:

$37,963

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $9,440 (it was $6,269 in 2000)

Winstonville town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $51,239 (it was $28,800 in 2000)
Winstonville:

$51,239
MS:

$97,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $208.

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  • Races in Winstonville, MS (2010)

    Winstonville races chart
    • 19099.5%Black alone
    • 10.5%White alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Winstonville: 78.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 147 feet

Land area: 0.29 square miles.

Population density: 650 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Winstonville:

  • High school or higher: 69.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 14.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Winstonville town:

  • Never married: 30.9%
  • Now married: 23.3%
  • Separated: 17.8%
  • Widowed: 15.6%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

2 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.6%
Mississippi:

1.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $184 (0.3%)

Winstonville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pine Bluff, AR (75.8 miles , pop. 55,085).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (94.6 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (356.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Mound Bayou, MS (1.6 miles ), Shelby, MS (1.6 miles ), Merigold, MS (2.3 miles ), Duncan, MS (3.0 miles ), Renova, MS (3.0 miles ), Pace, MS (3.2 miles ), Gunnison, MS (3.4 miles ), Cleveland, MS (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 33.91 N, Longitude: 90.75 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 662

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

10.6%
Mississippi:

8.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +42 (+15.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Finance and insurance (33%)
  • Other services, except public administration (33%)
  • Educational services (25%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Public administration (53%)
  • Health care and social assistance (40%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (33%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (33%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (25%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Management occupations (47%)
  • Community and social service occupations (33%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (20%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

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

Average climate in Winstonville, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

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

On 11/24/2001, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.4 miles away from the Winstonville town center injured 48 people and caused $4 million in damages.

On 2/21/1971, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 30.3 miles away from the town center killed 47 people and injured 510 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Winstonville-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 121.8 miles away from the city 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 120.2 miles away from Winstonville 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 121.4 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 190.8 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 155.3 miles away from Winstonville center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 118.5 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 Bolivar County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Freezes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Winstonville:

  • SHELBY NURSING AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SHELBY, MS)
  • DELTA COMMUNITY HHA (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; MOUND BAYOU, MS)
  • OAK GROVE RETIREMENT HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; DUNCAN, MS)
  • GENESIS HOSPICE CARE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; CLEVELAND, MS)
  • NEW COVENANT HOSPICE, LLC (Hospital, about 12 miles away; CLEVELAND, MS)
  • COMMUNITY HOSPICE CARE INC (Hospital, about 12 miles away; CLEVELAND, MS)
  • RCG CLEVELAND (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; CLEVELAND, MS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Winstonville:

  • Delta State University (about 12 miles; Cleveland, MS; Full-time enrollment: 3,304)
  • Coahoma Community College (about 26 miles; Clarksdale, MS; FT enrollment: 2,284)
  • Mississippi Delta Community College (about 36 miles; Moorhead, MS; FT enrollment: 2,100)
  • Mississippi Valley State University (about 37 miles; Itta Bena, MS; FT enrollment: 2,233)
  • University of Arkansas at Monticello (about 65 miles; Monticello, AR; FT enrollment: 3,130)
  • Northwest Mississippi Community College (about 67 miles; Senatobia, MS; FT enrollment: 6,607)
  • University of Mississippi (about 77 miles; University, MS; FT enrollment: 17,642)

Public high school in Winstonville:

Public elementary/middle school in Winstonville:

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

Bolivar 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 2012 was 80.9. This is about average.

City:

80.9
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 34.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 10.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.7
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 45.3%
(50.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 45.2% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
Mississippi:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  56.3%
Whole state:  69.0%

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

No gay or lesbian households reported
13 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Winstonville compared to Mississippi state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.8
Mississippi average:

12.3

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (82%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Winstonville town (based on Bolivar County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant10,31248
Black Protestant3,30422
Mainline Protestant2,04319
Catholic9285
Other6875
None16,871-
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: 15
Bolivar County:

4.00 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Bolivar County:

1.33 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Bolivar County:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Here:

4.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.3%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Bolivar County:

36.4%
Mississippi:

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

15.1%
State:

14.4%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 4$9,402$28,2060$0
Totals for Government 4$9,402$28,2060$0

4.96% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,129 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.96%
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 Sunflower County, MS  0.52% ($32,276 average AGI)
from Washington County, MS  0.51% ($29,053)
from Shelby County, TN  0.49% ($19,745)


6.39% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,774 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.39%
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 Shelby County, TN  0.71% ($16,864 average AGI)
to Washington County, MS  0.55% ($29,000)
to Sunflower County, MS  0.54% ($29,306)

Strongest AM radio stations in Winstonville:

  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WDSK (1410 AM; 1 kW; CLEVELAND, MS)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCLD (1490 AM; 1 kW; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: RADIO CLEVELAND, INC.)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WJCE (680 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Winstonville:

  • WDFX (98.3 FM; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WMJW (107.5 FM; ROSEDALE, 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.)
  • WCLD-FM (103.9 FM; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: RADIO CLEVELAND, INC.)
  • WAID (106.5 FM; CLARKSDALE, MS; Owner: RADIO CLEVELAND, INC.)
  • WYMX (99.1 FM; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: TELESOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTCD (96.9 FM; INDIANOLA, MS; Owner: TELESOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKDJ-FM (96.5 FM; CLARKSDALE, MS; Owner: RADIO CLEVELAND, INC.)
  • WMAO-FM (90.9 FM; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WWUN-FM (101.5 FM; CLARKSDALE, MS; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WKXY (92.1 FM; CLARKSDALE, MS; Owner: CLARKSDALE BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Winstonville:

  • WXVT (Channel 15; GREENVILLE, MS; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WABG-TV (Channel 6; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • K53FB (Channel 53; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WHCQ-LP (Channel 8; CLEVELAND, MS; Owner: DAVID ELLINGTON)
  • W41BV (Channel 41; GRENADA, MS; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WMAO-TV (Channel 23; GREENWOOD, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)

Winstonville fatal accident list:

Mar 26, 1976 06:45 PM, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Sep 19, 1976 08:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 280Total average daily traffic
  • 22Total average daily truck traffic
  • 420Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
  • Hazardous Condition: 3
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