Woodland, Mississippi

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Population in 2013: 123 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -22.6%
Males: 65  (53.1%)
Females: 58  (46.9%)
Median resident age:  36.8 years
Mississippi median age:  35.1 years

Zip code: 39776

Estimated median household income in 2012: $16,184 (it was $21,000 in 2000)
Woodland:

$16,184
MS:

$37,095
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $25,310 (it was $17,283 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $46,215 (it was $43,300 in 2000)
Woodland:

$46,215
MS:

$99,800
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $66,394; Detached houses: $114,000; Mobile homes: $26,722
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Woodland races chart
  • Black alone - 60 (48.0%)
  • White alone - 59 (47.2%)
  • Hispanic - 6 (4.8%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Woodland: 80.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (29.1%), United States (10.9%), French (5.5%), Irish (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.57 square miles.

Population density: 217 people per square mile   (very low).

Woodland, Mississippi map

For population 25 years and over in Woodland:

  • High school or higher: 51.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Woodland village:

  • Never married: 33.7%
  • Now married: 21.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 15.5%
  • Divorced: 29.8%

7 residents are foreign born (4.4% Latin America).

This village:  4.4%
Mississippi:  2.2%



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Woodland, Mississippi as of May 25, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Woodland to the number of sex offenders is 31 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $650 (1.2%)

Woodland satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tuscaloosa, AL (96.0 miles , pop. 77,906).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (106.4 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (452.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Mantee, MS (1.8 miles) , Houston, MS (3.0 miles ), Vardaman, MS (3.2 miles ), Derma, MS (3.8 miles ), Maben, MS (3.9 miles ), Calhoun City, MS (4.0 miles ), Mathiston, MS (4.2 miles ), Walthall, MS (4.2 miles) .

Latitude: 33.78 N, Longitude: 89.05 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 662

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

11.3%
Mississippi:

8.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -22 (-12.2%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (43%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (30%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Manufacturing (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (18%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (18%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (14%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (11%)
  • Rail and water transportation workers (11%)
  • Operations specialties managers except financial managers (7%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (7%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (21%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (21%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (14%)
  • Personal appearance workers (14%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (14%)

Average climate in Woodland, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Woodland-area historical tornado activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 92% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/11/1963, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.0 miles away from the Woodland village center killed 2 people and injured 7 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 11/21/1992, a category F4 tornado 21.8 miles away from the village center killed 12 people and injured 122 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Woodland-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 147.6 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 106.7 miles away from Woodland center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 69.8 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 197.5 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 159.3 miles away from Woodland center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 101.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Chickasaw County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Woodland:

  • TOMBIGBEE HHA REGION B (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; HOUSTON, MS)
  • TRACE REGIONAL HOSP AND SWING BED Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; HOUSTON, MS)
  • FLOY DYER NH (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; HOUSTON, MS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Woodland:

  • Mississippi State University (about 28 miles; Mississippi State, MS; Full-time enrollment: 18,237)
  • Mississippi University for Women (about 42 miles; Columbus, MS; FT enrollment: 2,565)
  • University of Mississippi (about 50 miles; University, MS; FT enrollment: 17,642)
  • Itawamba Community College (about 51 miles; Fulton, MS; FT enrollment: 5,489)
  • Northeast Mississippi Community College (about 68 miles; Booneville, MS; FT enrollment: 3,024)
  • East Mississippi Community College (about 74 miles; Scooba, MS; FT enrollment: 5,180)
  • Holmes Community College (about 76 miles; Goodman, MS; FT enrollment: 5,352)

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Notable location: Woodland Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Chickasaw County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2007 was 79.9. This is about average.

City:

79.9
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2007 was 24.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.7
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 21.9%
(3.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.2% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.2 people
Mississippi:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  62.5%
Whole state:  69.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  3.6%
Whole state:  5.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Woodland compared to Mississippi state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (46%)
  • Electricity (29%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10%)
  • Wood (10%)

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 Woodland village (based on Chickasaw County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.49%
Here: 56.5%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurches of ChristChurch of the NazareneChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)
Adherents58.0%21.6%4.3%4.0%3.4%
Congregations27.1%28.6%10.0%4.3%5.7%
NameCatholic Church Mennonite Church of God in ChristChurch of God of ProphecyPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents2.9%1.6%1.4%0.9%2.0%
Congregations2.9%1.4%5.7%5.7%8.6%
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: 6
Chickasaw County:

3.17 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Chickasaw County:

1.58 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Chickasaw County:

5.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

1.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.9%
Mississippi:

12.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Chickasaw County:

34.2%
Mississippi:

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

11.4%
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 0$0 7$900
Streets and Highways 1$1,993$23,9160$0
Sewerage 0$0 1$400
Totals for Government 1$1,993$23,9168$1,300

4.83% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($25,425 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.83%
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 Lee County, MS  0.92% ($35,246 average AGI)
from Monroe County, MS  0.53% ($19,848)
from Pontotoc County, MS  0.50% ($23,129)


6.51% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,310 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.51%
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 Lee County, MS  1.68% ($25,368 average AGI)
to Pontotoc County, MS  0.81% ($30,294)
to Monroe County, MS  0.64% ($24,600)

Strongest AM radio stations in Woodland:

  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; 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.)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WFTO (1330 AM; 5 kW; FULTON, MS; Owner: AIR SOUTH RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Woodland:

  • WSYE (93.3 FM; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: JMD, INC.)
  • WJZB (88.9 FM; STARKVILLE, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WLZA (96.1 FM; EUPORA, MS; Owner: TRI COUNTY BROADCASTING)
  • WWMS (97.5 FM; OXFORD, MS; Owner: SAN-DOW BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMAB-FM (89.9 FM; ACKERMAN, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WFCA (107.9 FM; ACKERMAN, MS; Owner: FRENCH CAMP RADIO, INC.)
  • WWKZ (105.3 FM; ABERDEEN, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAJS (91.7 FM; TUPELO, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WZLQ (98.5 FM; TUPELO, MS; Owner: SAN DOW BROADCASTING)
  • WMBC (103.1 FM; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WAUM (91.9 FM; DUCK HILL, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WCMR (94.5 FM; BRUCE, MS; Owner: RUSSELL A HUMPHREY & ROBERTA L EATON)
  • WMSU (92.1 FM; STARKVILLE, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WMSV (91.1 FM; STARKVILLE, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Woodland:

  • WTVA (Channel 9; TUPELO, MS; Owner: WTVA, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WMAB-TV (Channel 2; MISSISSIPPI STATE, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • W07BN (Channel 7; BRUCE, MS; Owner: BRUCE INDEPENDENT TV, INC.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Woodland)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 1.6 Km Nw Woodland (Lat: 33.805111 Lon: -89.099500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 58 m, Call Sign: WPMW441
    Assigned Frequencies: 929.087 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/22/1999, Expiration Date: 02/22/2009, Cancellation Date: 04/11/2009, Certifier: Ralph Mclain
    Registrant: Professional Licensing Consultants, Po Box 1714, Rockville, MD 20849-1714, Fax: (301) 309-1996

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 2.1 Mi Nw (Lat: 33.794556 Lon: -89.087833), Call Sign: KNAZ309
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.535 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/03/2004, Expiration Date: 04/12/2014, Cancellation Date: 10/02/2012
    Registrant: Ms Bureau Of Narcotics, Jackson, MS 39282-7459, Phone: (601) 371-3658, Fax: (601) 371-3601, Email:
  • Hwy 340 S (Lat: 33.778444 Lon: -89.034778), Type: Pole, Structure height: 7 m, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WPLZ650
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.100 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/27/1998, Expiration Date: 04/27/2003, Cancellation Date: 06/04/2003, Certifier: James Watkins
    Registrant: Professional Licensing Consultants Inc, Rockville, MD 20849, Fax: (301) 309-1996
  • WOODLAND WELL, Well On Sr340 Near Hwy 15 (Lat: 33.778417 Lon: -89.049472), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPSQ383
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.137 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/29/2011, Expiration Date: 07/10/2021, Certifier: Jean V Porter
    Registrant: Dexter Fortson Associates, Inc., 910 Ploof Drive, Hueytown, AL 35023, Phone: (205) 432-2700, Fax: (205) 491-4751, Email:
  • Hwy 340 S (Lat: 33.778444 Lon: -89.034778), Type: Pole, Structure height: 7 m, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WPYL996
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.100 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/05/2003, Expiration Date: 09/05/2013, Certifier: Danny Lantrip
    Registrant: Woodland Water Association, 280 Cr 419, Woodland, MS 39776, Phone: (662) 456-2910, Fax: (662) 456-2910, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KD5WWR, Licensee ID: L00695820
    Grant Date: 04/15/2013, Expiration Date: 06/05/2023, Certifier: William K Reese
    Registrant: William K Reese, 1142 Cr 70, Woodland, MS 39776
  • Call Sign: KD5WWS, Licensee ID: L00695821
    Grant Date: 06/05/2003, Expiration Date: 06/05/2013, Certifier: Danny M Lantrip
    Registrant: Danny M Lantrip, 226 Cr 80, Woodland, MS 39776

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 28
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Woodland, MS

Businesses in Woodland, MS

  • Kincaid: 1
  • La-Z-Boy: 1
  • Lane Furniture: 1
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