George County, Mississippi (MS)

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County population in 2012: 22,930 (12% urban, 88% rural); it was 19,144 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 3,307
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,262
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,814
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,413 (it was 928 in 2000)
% of renters here:

14%
State:

30%

Land area: 478 sq. mi.

Water area: 5.3 sq. mi.

Population density: 48 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in George County: 81.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (33.8%), Manufacturing (15.8%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (10.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 68%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 32%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in George County, Mississippi:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (88.6%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (8.1%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.0%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)
Median resident age:  36.0 years
Mississippi median age:  36.0 years
Males: 11,421  (42.5%)
Females: 11,157  (57.5%)
Average household size:
George County:

2.0 people
Mississippi:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $42,071 ($34,730 in 1999)

This county:

$42071
Mississippi:

$37963

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $620 (lower quartile is $441, upper quartile is $756)
This county:

$620
State:

$529


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $92,132 (it was $60,100 in 2000)
George:

$92,132
Mississippi:

$97,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $50,905 - $169,796
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,030
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $261

Institutionalized population: 535

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

George County, MS map from a distance

Health of residents in George County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2003 to 2009:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.1. This is significantly worse than average.
61.9% of residents exercised in the past month. This is less than average.
47.9% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is about average.
100.0% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is more than average.
Average weight of males is 210 pounds. This is more than average.
Average weight of females is 166 pounds. This is more than average.


Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $81,300
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $81,300
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $15,000
  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $181,000
  • 2007: 8 buildings, average cost: $120,600
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $82,800
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $60,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results


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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $757 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $418 (0.6%)

George County household income distribution in 2009 George County home values distribution George County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 21.0%
(19.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.0% for Black residents, 62.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 83.3% for other race residents, 28.7% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 21.6%
George County:

21.6%
Mississippi:

24.0%
(20.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.0% for Black residents, 61.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 91.1% for other race residents, 34.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 38 years old
(Males: 36 years old, Females: 38 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 38 years old, Black residents: 38 years old, American Indian residents: 54 years old, Asian residents: 10 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 35 years old, Other race residents: 35 years old)

Area name: Pascagoula, MS MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in George County is $489 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $587 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $808 a month.

Cities in this county include: Lucedale.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in George County: Wilkerson Ferry Boat Ramp (A), Gulf Coast Bible Camp (B), Central Lookout (C), Basin (D), Parker Lookout (E), Mengel Lumber Camp (F), Black Creek Landing Boat Ramp (G), Merrill Boat Ramp (H), Luce Farms (I), Gibson Landing Boat Ramp (J), Lucedale Country Club (K), Big Creek Boat Ramp (L), Red Creek Landing Boat Ramp (M), Broome Community Center (N), Salem Volunteer Fire Department (O), Benndale Volunteer Fire Department (P), Broome Volunteer Fire Department (Q), Barton Volunteer Fire Department (R), Ward Volunteer Fire Department (S), Movella Volunteer Fire Department (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in George County include: Pleasant Hill Church (A), Red Creek Church (B), Refuge Church (C), Saint James Church (D), Sand Hill Baptist Church (E), Antioch Church (F), Barton Church (G), Sweet Pilgrim Church (H), Sweetwater Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Howell Cemetery (1), Ward Cemetery (2), Union Cemetery (3), Taylor Cemetery (4), Rocky Creek Cemetery (5), Pipkins Cemetery (6), Parker Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and swamps: Ferrell Dead River (A), Horseshoe Lake (B), Pree Eddy (C), Bilbo Dead River (D), Bilbo Basin (E), Upper Rines Lake (F), Big Eddy (G), Dace Eddy (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Blue Spring Branch (A), Big Creek (B), Betsy Branch (C), Beaverdam Creek (D), Beaver Creek (E), Byrd Mill Branch (F), Coppermill Creek (G), Walker Branch (H), Toms Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in George County include: Shady Grove Park (1), Pascagoula River State Wildlife Management Area (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Greene County , Jackson County , Mobile County, Alabama , Perry County , Stone County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

10.6%
Mississippi:

8.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 452
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 69.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 9.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 244 (19% naturalized citizens)

George County:

1.3%
Whole state:

1.4%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 98
  • 1990 to 1994: 50
  • 1985 to 1989: 13
  • 1980 to 1984: 32
  • 1975 to 1979: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 18
  • 1970 to 1974: 15
  • 1965 to 1969: 18

Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 47.4%

George County marital status for males George County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in George County with a mortgage: 1,864 (151 second mortgage, 146 home equity loan, 10 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,317

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

62.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for George County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,63138
Mainline Protestant1,97017
Black Protestant3972
Catholic3691
Other2462
None10,965-
George County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
George County:

2.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.46 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

1.82 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
George County:

8.21 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 10
This county:

4.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.03 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
George County:

11.2%
Mississippi:

12.3%

Adult obesity rate:
George County:

32.5%
State:

33.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.1%
State:

14.4%

Agriculture in George County:

Average size of farms: 117 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $24,302
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $639.01
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 40.66%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 23.71%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $23,142
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 24.73%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $31,198
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 96.28%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 17.04
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 2.58%
Corn for grain: 1467 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1256 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 5290 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 480 harvested acres
Vegetables: 888 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 310 acres

Tornado activity:

George County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Mississippi state average. It is 2280829.8 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 7 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 2/12/1971, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

George County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Mississippi state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 82.2 miles away from George County center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 341.4 miles away from the county 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 230.8 miles away from the county 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 193.2 miles away from the county 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 130.0 miles away from George County center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 202.7 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in George County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Tropical Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (52%)
  • Brazil (16%)
  • El Salvador (9%)
  • Philippines (9%)
  • Vietnam (8%)
  • United Kingdom (3%)
  • Cuba (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in George County (%):

  • United States or American (48%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • English (7%)
  • German (5%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3%)
  • French (except Basque) (2%)
  • Scottish (2%)

George County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 5,001 (69%)
  • Carpooled: 1,859 (26%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 8 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 15 (0%)
  • Walked: 159 (2%)
  • Other means: 65 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 100 (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in George County, Mississippi in 2000:

  • 172 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 97 people in nursing homes
  • 73 people in state prisons
  • 33 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 19 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 8 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

People in group quarters in George County, Mississippi in 2010:

  • 474 people in state prisons
  • 61 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 18 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 11 people in residential treatment centers for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $48,147.

5.96% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,850 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.96%
Mississippi average:

6.70%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.13% relocated from other counties in Mississippi ($18,683 average AGI)
2.83% relocated from other states ($16,169 average AGI)
George County:

2.83%
Mississippi average:

2.79%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jackson County, MS  1.49% ($42,893 average AGI)
from Mobile County, AL  0.88% ($34,705)
from Greene County, MS  0.38% ($25,423)
from Harrison County, MS  0.26% ($34,222)
from Stone County, MS  0.20% ($32,714)


5.21% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,656 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.21%
Mississippi average:

6.88%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.71% relocated to other counties in Mississippi ($16,696 average AGI)
2.50% relocated to other states ($19,961 average AGI)
George County:

2.50%
Mississippi average:

2.96%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jackson County, MS  1.22% ($35,571 average AGI)
to Mobile County, AL  0.64% ($34,091)
to Harrison County, MS  0.35% ($28,750)
to Greene County, MS  0.28% ($37,316)
to Perry County, MS  0.16% ($21,455)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 18.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 16.5

Births per 1000 population in George County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 10.6

Deaths per 1000 population in George County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.6

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in George County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 3,316 (2,492 aged, 824 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 4.8
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 12904.31
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 254.340
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 86946.92

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1745.140
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1133.640

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 20.36
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 42.34

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 162.4. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 22,014

Size of family households: 2,378 2-persons, 1,404 3-persons, 1,194 4-persons, 618 5-persons, 262 6-persons, 164 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,718 1-person, 190 2-persons, 30 3-persons, 13 4-persons, 4 5-persons, 3 6-persons, 4 7-or-more-persons.

3,943 married couples with children.
963 single-parent households (263 men, 700 women).

97.4% of residents of George County speak English at home.
1.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (23% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 41% speak English not well, 22% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (41% speak English very well, 52% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (67% speak English very well, 22% speak English not well, 11% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $105,976,000 ($5086 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $3,935,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $56,602,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $27,051,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,028,000
Federal grants: $16,616,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,383,000 ($3,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,294,000 ($733,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,089,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $35,789,000
Federal Government insurance: $10,810,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,796
Here:

84 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,102
Here:

52 per 1000 residents
State:

51 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +91
Here:

+4 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +1,361
Here +64 per 1000 residents
State -4 per 1000 residents

Population growth in George County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.54 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.6
State:

5.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.3

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 176
  • 2000 to 2004: 1,673
  • 1990 to 1999: 2,240
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,824
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,504
  • 1960 to 1969: 629
  • 1950 to 1959: 772
  • 1940 to 1949: 145
  • 1939 or earlier: 367
Rooms in houses/apartments in George County, Mississippi
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 25
  • 2 rooms: 112
  • 3 rooms: 176
  • 4 rooms: 857
  • 5 rooms: 1,637
  • 6 rooms: 1,461
  • 7 rooms: 725
  • 8 rooms: 428
  • 9+ rooms: 393
  • 1 room: 5
  • 2 rooms: 43
  • 3 rooms: 113
  • 4 rooms: 299
  • 5 rooms: 222
  • 6 rooms: 155
  • 7 rooms: 73
  • 8 rooms: 14
  • 9+ rooms: 4
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in George County, Mississippi
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 53
  • 1 bedroom: 181
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,382
  • 3 bedrooms: 3,279
  • 4 bedrooms: 834
  • 5+ bedrooms: 85
  • no bedroom: 5
  • 1 bedroom: 135
  • 2 bedrooms: 364
  • 3 bedrooms: 387
  • 4 bedrooms: 33
  • 5+ bedrooms: 4
Cars and other vehicles available in George County, Mississippi in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 186
  • 1 vehicle: 1,560
  • 2 vehicles: 2,665
  • 3 vehicles: 1,006
  • 4 vehicles: 219
  • 5+ vehicles: 178
  • no vehicle: 86
  • 1 vehicle: 423
  • 2 vehicles: 337
  • 3 vehicles: 77
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5+ vehicles: 5

63% of George County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 58% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 54% lived in Mississippi.

George County:

63.1%
State average:

59.0%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $31,800


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 3%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 3%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in George County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (61.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (26.8%)
  • Utility gas (7.2%)
  • Wood (3.6%)
  • No fuel used (0.9%)
  • Electricity (59.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (22.4%)
  • Utility gas (14.5%)
  • Wood (3.2%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 104
Here:

4.0%
Mississippi:

10.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 15
Here:

1.3%
Mississippi:

10.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 57
Here:

13.3%
Mississippi:

12.4%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

George County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $21,771,000
    Regular Highways: $5,161,000
    Police Protection: $2,132,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,839,000
    Central Staff Services: $949,000
    Financial Administration: $921,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $670,000
    Health - Other: $580,000
    General Public Buildings: $251,000
    General - Other: $155,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $34,000
    Parks and Recreation: $15,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $531,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Other Higher Education: $351,000
    Health - Other: $53,000
    Central Staff Services: $46,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $359,000
    Correctional Institutions: $169,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,681,000

George County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $21,771,000
    All Other: $3,220,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $59,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $724,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $285,000
    Interest Earnings: $162,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,506,000
    General Local Government Support: $398,000
    All Other: $301,000
    Health and Hospitals: $280,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,748,000
    Other License: $298,000

George County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,063,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,878,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $959,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $774,000

George County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,301,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

George County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

George County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in George County, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James14371.3 years
John13273.0 years
Mary11677.9 years
William11572.1 years
Robert8269.1 years
Willie7474.5 years
George5074.5 years
Charles4868.6 years
Thomas4568.2 years
Henry4276.7 years
Most common last names in George County, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Howell10874.4 years
Davis9374.3 years
Havard9073.2 years
Eubanks8471.6 years
Smith8374.6 years
Brown7974.1 years
Parker7075.5 years
Mcleod6279.4 years
Tanner6172.0 years
Cochran5574.3 years
Businesses in George County, MS
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1McDonald's1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1RadioShack1
Church's Chicken1SONIC Drive-In1
Domino's Pizza1Subway2
FedEx1U-Haul2
H&R Block1UPS2
Hardee's1Waffle House1
Holiday Inn1Walmart1