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Walthall County, Mississippi (MS)

County population in 2016: 14,786 (all rural); it was 15,156 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,302
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,568
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,637
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,018 (it was 934 in 2000)
% of renters here:

17%
State:

30%

Land area: 404 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 37 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Walthall County: 80.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (62.1%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (12.6%), Educational, health and social services (11.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 55%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 45%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Walthall County, MS (2017)
    • 7,70950.9%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 6,84245.1%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1020.7%Two or more races
    • 760.5%Hispanic or Latino
    • 460.3%Asian alone
    • 250.2%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

41.2 years
Mississippi median age:

37.5 years
Males: 7,233  (48.9%)
Females: 7,553  (51.1%)
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Average household size:
Walthall County:

2.0 people
Mississippi:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $32,834 ($22,945 in 1999)
This county:

$32,834
Mississippi:

$43,529

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $376 (lower quartile is $221, upper quartile is $584)
This county:

$376
State:

$574


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $106,266 (it was $57,200 in 2000)
Walthall:

$106,266
Mississippi:

$120,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $57,228 - $166,058
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $980
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $325

Institutionalized population: 128
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $26,300
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $84,500
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 0 buildings
  • 2015: 0 buildings
  • 2016: 0 buildings
  • 2017: 0 buildings
Number of permits per 10,000 Walthall, MS residents
Average permit cost in Walthall, MS
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $662 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $569 (0.6%)

Distribution of median household income in Walthall, MS in 2017
Distribution of house value in Walthall, MS in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Walthall, MS in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 22.9%
Walthall County:

22.9%
Mississippi:

19.8%
(16.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.8% for Black residents, 24.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 7.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 41.2 years old
(Males: 37.9 years old, Females: 43.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45.8 years old, Black residents: 36.0 years old, American Indian residents: 16.6 years old, Asian residents: 37.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 46.4 years old, Other race residents: 30.1 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Walthall County is $409 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $455 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $550 a month.

Cities in this county include: Tylertown.

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

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Neighboring counties: Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana , Franklin County , Burnet County, Texas , Grady County, Georgia , San Saba County, Texas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.3%
Mississippi:

4.8%

Unemployment by year in Walthall, MS
County total employment by year in Walthall, MS
County average yearly wages by year in Walthall, MS

Current college students: 493
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 78.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 10.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 77 (30.7% naturalized citizens)

Walthall County:

0.5%
Whole state:

2.2%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 02010 or later
  • 252000 to 2009
  • 151990 to 1999
  • 291980 to 1989
  • 151970 to 1979
  • 0Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 52.7%

Walthall County marital status for males Walthall County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,029
  • One, attached: 36
  • Two: 53
  • 3 or 4: 15
  • 5 to 9: 18
  • 10 to 19: 4
  • Mobile homes: 2,198

Housing units in Walthall County with a mortgage: 1,783 (18 second mortgage, 35 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,319

Here:

25.0% with mortgage
State:

49.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Walthall County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,92921
Mainline Protestant2431
Catholic2051
Black Protestant1881
None8,878-
Walthall 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: 4
Walthall County:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Walthall County:

5.21 / 10,000 pop.
Mississippi:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 8
This county:

5.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.03 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Walthall County:

13.0%
Mississippi:

12.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Walthall County:

36.3%
State:

33.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

18.2%
State:

14.4%

Agriculture in Walthall County:

Average size of farms: 162 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $77,641
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $41.50
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.59%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 98.48%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $61,608
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 17.57%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $41,642
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 96.37%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 25.70
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 21.25%
Vegetables: 36 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 14 acres

Earthquake activity:

Walthall County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Mississippi state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 228.9 miles away from Walthall County 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 168.2 miles away from the 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) earthquake occurred 398.6 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 229.2 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 165.3 miles away from Walthall County center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 311.5 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:

  • Mississippi Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: March 09, 2016 to March 29, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4268: March 25, 2016, FEMA Id: 4268, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Mississippi Tropical Storm Isaac, Incident Period: August 26, 2012 to September 11, 2012, Emergency Declared EM-3348: August 28, 2012, FEMA Id: 3348, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • Mississippi Hurricane Isaac, Incident Period: August 26, 2012 to September 11, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4081: August 29, 2012, FEMA Id: 4081, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Mississippi Severe Storms, Flooding, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: March 25, 2009 to March 28, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1837: May 12, 2009, FEMA Id: 1837, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Mississippi Hurricane Gustav, Incident Period: August 28, 2008 to September 08, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1794: September 22, 2008, FEMA Id: 1794, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Mississippi Hurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1604: August 29, 2005, FEMA Id: 1604, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Mississippi Severe Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: April 06, 2003 to April 25, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1459: April 24, 2003, FEMA Id: 1459, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Mississippi Tornadoes and Severe Storms, Incident Period: February 16, 2001 to March 15, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1360: February 23, 2001, FEMA Id: 1360, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado
  • Mississippi Hurricane Georges, Incident Period: September 28, 1998 to October 05, 1998, Emergency Declared EM-3132: September 28, 1998, FEMA Id: 3132, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Mississippi Flooding, Severe Storm, Tornado, Incident Period: January 24, 1990 to March 15, 1990, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-859: February 28, 1990, FEMA Id: 859, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 5 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Walthall County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 6, Hurricanes: 5, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Mudslide: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Walthall

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,474 (83.4%)
  • Carpooled: 225 (7.6%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 8 (0.3%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 88 (3.0%)
  • Walked: 41 (1.4%)
  • Worked at home: 135 (4.6%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Construction and extraction occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (39%)
  • El Salvador (30%)
  • Philippines (14%)
  • Honduras (11%)
  • Germany (7%)
  • Scotland (0%)
  • Ireland (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Walthall County


  • American (31%)
  • Irish (3%)
  • English (3%)
  • French (except Basque) (2%)
  • German (1%)
  • European (1%)
  • Scottish (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 131 people in nursing homes
  • 31 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 13 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 3 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
126 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
2 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $44,214.

6.03% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,189 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.03%
Mississippi average:

6.54%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.42% relocated from other counties in Mississippi ($25,071 average AGI)
1.61% relocated from other states ($13,117 average AGI)
Walthall County:

1.61%
Mississippi average:

2.61%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Pike County, MS  1.54% ($30,944 average AGI)
from Marion County, MS  0.99% ($26,630)


5.85% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,471 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.85%
Mississippi average:

6.87%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.26% relocated to other counties in Mississippi ($25,147 average AGI)
1.59% relocated to other states ($8,327 average AGI)
Walthall County:

1.59%
Mississippi average:

2.94%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Pike County, MS  1.31% ($27,639 average AGI)
to Marion County, MS  0.95% ($33,000)
to Washington Parish, LA  0.47% ($34,000)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.6

Births per 1000 population in Walthall County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.7

Deaths per 1000 population in Walthall County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 10.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 9.0

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Walthall County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 24.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 10.4%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Walthall County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Walthall County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Walthall County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Walthall County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Walthall County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Walthall County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,943 (2,169 aged, 774 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 685 (17%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Walthall County, Mississippi in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (200)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (168)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (161)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (139)
  • Congestive heart failure (126)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (86)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (83)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (74)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (71)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (68)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 23%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 20%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 6.58
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 9,491
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 323
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 56,546

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,455
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,093

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 21
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 45

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 6

EPA green book nonattainment status in 2004-2006: 1
Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 14,786
  • In family households: 12,053 (1,573 male householders, 1,859 female householders)
    2,372 spouses, 4,643 children (4,421 natural, 119 adopted, 80 stepchildren), 451 grandchildren, 159 brothers or sisters, 114 parents, 264 other relatives, 650 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,628 (1,231 male householders (1,127 living alone)), 1,223 female householders (1,206 living alone)), 171 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 133

Size of family households: 1,440 2-persons, 498 3-persons, 736 4-persons, 478 5-persons, 170 6-persons, 95 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,334 1-person, 123 2-persons, 4 3-persons.

1,659 married couples with children.
1,167 single-parent households (335 men, 832 women).

99.4% of residents of Walthall speak English at home.
0.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (75% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 14% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (44% speak English very well, 56% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $89,564,000 ($5,895 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,516,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $33,919,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $22,194,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $599,000
Federal grants: $29,651,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,009,000 ($658,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,192,000 ($805,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $195,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,331,000
Federal Government insurance: $7,600,000

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

Births: 1,207
Here:

78 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 851
Here:

55 per 1000 residents
State:

51 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +5
Here:

+0 per 1000 residents
State:

+4 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -36
Here -2 per 1000 residents
State -4 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Walthall County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.47 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.0
State:

4.7

Year house built in Walthall County, Mississippi
  • Year house built in Walthall County, Mississippi
  • 1132014 or later
  • 1662010 to 2013
  • 1,3552000 to 2009
  • 1,5181990 to 1999
  • 9601980 to 1989
  • 1,2371970 to 1979
  • 8351960 to 1969
  • 4701950 to 1959
  • 1161940 to 1949
  • 4331939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Walthall County, Mississippi
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Walthall County, Mississippi
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Walthall County, Mississippi
  • 251 room
  • 292 rooms
  • 713 rooms
  • 3984 rooms
  • 1,3965 rooms
  • 1,0176 rooms
  • 8657 rooms
  • 5818 rooms
  • 6489+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Walthall County, Mississippi
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Walthall County, Mississippi
  • 61 room
  • 92 rooms
  • 1303 rooms
  • 1714 rooms
  • 2375 rooms
  • 1326 rooms
  • 717 rooms
  • 498 rooms
  • 269+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Walthall County, Mississippi
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Walthall County, Mississippi
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Walthall County, Mississippi
  • 22no bedroom
  • 1001 bedroom
  • 6492 bedrooms
  • 3,1503 bedrooms
  • 9264 bedrooms
  • 1825+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Walthall County, Mississippi
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Walthall County, Mississippi
  • 6no bedroom
  • 531 bedroom
  • 3652 bedrooms
  • 3303 bedrooms
  • 604 bedrooms
  • 105+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Walthall County, Mississippi in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Walthall County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Walthall County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 143no vehicle
  • 1,6801 vehicle
  • 1,3982 vehicles
  • 9543 vehicles
  • 6174 vehicles
  • 3115+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Walthall County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Walthall County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 136no vehicle
  • 4271 vehicle
  • 1122 vehicles
  • 1773 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

90.8% of Walthall County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 26% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 51% lived in Mississippi.

Walthall County:

90.8%
State average:

86.6%

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

  • This state: 10,678
  • Other state: 3,985
  • Northeast: 134
  • Midwest: 503
  • South: 3,224
  • West: 145
Year householders moved into unit in Walthall County, MS
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Walthall County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 64.1%Electricity
  • 24.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 8.1%Utility gas
  • 2.9%Wood
  • 0.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.6%Other fuel
  • 0.3%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 60.9%Electricity
  • 32.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 9.6%Utility gas
  • 3.4%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 115
Here:

7.7%
Mississippi:

9.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 170
Here:

18.4%
Mississippi:

11.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 93
Here:

13.4%
Mississippi:

12.5%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Walthall County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $9,986,000
    Solid Waste Management: $704,000
    Other: $173,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $10,193,000
    Regular Highways: $1,753,000
    Police Protection: $1,474,000
    Financial Administration: $699,000
    Central Staff Services: $656,000
    Solid Waste Management: $623,000
    Health - Other: $540,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $437,000
    General - Other: $425,000
    General Public Buildings: $394,000
    Local Fire Protection: $220,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $97,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $69,000
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $64,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $379,000
    Other - Libraries: $115,000
    Other - Health - Other: $62,000
    Other - Central Staff Services: $9,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $62,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $482,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $444,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $38,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $355,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $176,000
    Interest Earnings: $80,000
    Sale of Property: $15,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $191,000
    Solid Waste Management: $52,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,496,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $865,000
    General Local Government Support: $534,000
    Highways: $365,000
    Health and Hospitals: $346,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,792,000
    Other License: $151,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,808,000

Walthall County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $9,986,000
    Solid Waste Management: $704,000
    Other: $173,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $10,193,000
    Regular Highways: $1,753,000
    Police Protection: $1,474,000
    Financial Administration: $699,000
    Central Staff Services: $656,000
    Solid Waste Management: $623,000
    Health - Other: $540,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $437,000
    General - Other: $425,000
    General Public Buildings: $394,000
    Local Fire Protection: $220,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $97,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $69,000
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $64,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $379,000
    Other - Libraries: $115,000
    Other - Health - Other: $62,000
    Other - Central Staff Services: $9,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $62,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $482,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $444,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $38,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $355,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $176,000
    Interest Earnings: $80,000
    Sale of Property: $15,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $191,000
    Solid Waste Management: $52,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,496,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $865,000
    General Local Government Support: $534,000
    Highways: $365,000
    Health and Hospitals: $346,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,792,000
    Other License: $151,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,808,000

Walthall County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $9,986,000
    Solid Waste Management: $704,000
    Other: $173,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $10,193,000
    Regular Highways: $1,753,000
    Police Protection: $1,474,000
    Financial Administration: $699,000
    Central Staff Services: $656,000
    Solid Waste Management: $623,000
    Health - Other: $540,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $437,000
    General - Other: $425,000
    General Public Buildings: $394,000
    Local Fire Protection: $220,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $97,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $69,000
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $64,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $379,000
    Other - Libraries: $115,000
    Other - Health - Other: $62,000
    Other - Central Staff Services: $9,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $62,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $482,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $444,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $38,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $355,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $176,000
    Interest Earnings: $80,000
    Sale of Property: $15,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $191,000
    Solid Waste Management: $52,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,496,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $865,000
    General Local Government Support: $534,000
    Highways: $365,000
    Health and Hospitals: $346,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,792,000
    Other License: $151,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,808,000

Walthall County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $9,986,000
    Solid Waste Management: $704,000
    Other: $173,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $10,193,000
    Regular Highways: $1,753,000
    Police Protection: $1,474,000
    Financial Administration: $699,000
    Central Staff Services: $656,000
    Solid Waste Management: $623,000
    Health - Other: $540,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $437,000
    General - Other: $425,000
    General Public Buildings: $394,000
    Local Fire Protection: $220,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $97,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $69,000
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $64,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $379,000
    Other - Libraries: $115,000
    Other - Health - Other: $62,000
    Other - Central Staff Services: $9,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $62,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $482,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $444,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $38,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $355,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $176,000
    Interest Earnings: $80,000
    Sale of Property: $15,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $191,000
    Solid Waste Management: $52,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,496,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $865,000
    General Local Government Support: $534,000
    Highways: $365,000
    Health and Hospitals: $346,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,792,000
    Other License: $151,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,808,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 911
  • Number of aged recipients: 114
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 797
  • Number of recipients under 18: 150
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 504
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 257
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 387
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 384
Most common first names in Walthall County, MS among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James8872.2 years
John8372.2 years
Mary6174.8 years
Willie6071.4 years
William5773.7 years
Robert4170.1 years
Jessie3973.4 years
Walter3473.5 years
Charles3167.8 years
Henry3076.6 years
Most common last names in Walthall County, MS among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Magee20371.4 years
Smith16075.0 years
Holmes11975.4 years
Dillon11673.4 years
Brumfield8575.2 years
Fortenberry7079.2 years
Johnson6877.4 years
Pigott6178.5 years
Conerly5475.3 years
Ginn5377.4 years
Businesses in Walthall County, MS
NameCountNameCount
FedEx1SONIC Drive-In1
Ford1Subway1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
La-Z-Boy1UPS2
McDonald's1