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Population (year 2000): 6,415. Estimated population in July 2005: 6,227 (-2.9% change)
Males: 2,828 (44.1%), Females: 3,587 (55.9%)

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Median resident age: 34.1 years
Median household income: $23,530 (year 2000)
Median house value: $60,200 (year 2000)

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Races in Aberdeen:

  • Black (60.2%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (38.7%)
  • Hispanic (0.6%)

Ancestries: United States (11.5%), Irish (4.2%), English (2.7%), German (1.6%), Scotch-Irish (1.5%), Italian (1.4%).

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Elevation: 230 feet

Land area: 10.7 square miles

Aberdeen,

For population 25 years and over in Aberdeen

  • High school or higher: 59.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.5%
  • Unemployed: 9.2%
  • Mean travel time to work: 20.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Aberdeen city

  • Never married: 33.1%
  • Now married: 40.6%
  • Separated: 4.9%
  • Widowed: 12.0%
  • Divorced: 9.3%

0.5% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -905 (-12.4%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: AL Tuscaloosa, (81.8 miles pop. 77,906).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: AL Birmingham, (121.1 miles pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: TX Houston, (547.1 miles pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: MS (12.1 miles Amory, MS (13.7 miles Hatley, AFB, MS (15.2 miles Columbus Point, MS West (16.7 miles MS (18.1 miles Caledonia, MS (18.6 miles Okolona, MS (18.9 miles Nettleton, MS (19.9 miles Smithville,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1998: 7 buildings, average cost: $45,100

Latitude: 33.82 N, Longitude: 88.55 W

Area code: 662


Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (34.6%), Educational,health and social services (21.7%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +442 (+6.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 984 (44.4%)


 

Crime in Aberdeen by Year

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 1 1
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 15.6 15.6
Rapes 1 4 2 3
    per 100,000 15.6 62.4 31.2 46.8
Robberies 8 5 7 5
    per 100,000 124.7 77.9 109.1 77.9
Assaults 16 13 11 15
    per 100,000 249.4 202.7 171.5 233.8
Burglaries 83 42 52 37
    per 100,000 1293.8 654.7 810.6 576.8
Thefts 191 151 140 124
    per 100,000 2977.4 2353.9 2182.4 1933.0
Auto thefts 11 8 7 4
    per 100,000 171.5 124.7 109.1 62.4
316.9 238.8 247.9 227.1


Average climate in Aberdeen, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Aberdeen,

Aberdeen-area historical tornado activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 130% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category 5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 28.8 miles away from the Aberdeen city center killed 28 people and injured 272 people.

On 4/29/1963, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.5 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.


Birthplace of: Reggie Kelly - 2005 NFL player (Cincinnati Bengals, born: Feb 22, 1977).


Hospital/medical center in Aberdeen:
  • PIONEER COMMUNITY HOSPITAL OF ABERDEEN (400 S CHESTNUT STREET)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Aberdeen:
  • GILMORE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 13 miles; AMORY, MS)
  • CLAY COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER (about 16 miles; WEST POINT, MS)
  • OKOLONA COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 18 miles; OKOLONA, MS)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Aberdeen:
  • COLUMBUS AFB (about 16 miles; COLUMBUS, MS; ID: CBM)
  • GOLDEN TRIANGLE REGIONAL (about 26 miles; COLUMBUS/W POINT/STARKVILL, MS; ID: GTR)
  • TUPELO RGNL (about 34 miles; TUPELO, MS; ID: TUP)
Other public-use airports nearest to Aberdeen:
  • STINSON FIELD MUNI (about 3 miles; ABERDEEN, MS; ID: 3A8)
  • MONROE COUNTY (about 6 miles; ABERDEEN/AMORY, MS; ID: M40)
  • OKOLONA MUNI-RICHARD STOVALL FIELD (about 17 miles; OKOLONA, MS; ID: 5A4)


Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Water Supply 10 $25,111 $30,133 0 $0
Solid Waste Management 10 $15,872 $19,046 0 $0
Judicial and Legal 2 $3,306 $19,836 0 $0
Other Government Administration 2 $4,598 $27,588 6 $3,314
Financial Administration 4 $9,128 $27,384 0 $0
Other and Unallocable 7 $11,422 $19,580 0 $0
Electric Power 15 $40,538 $32,430 1 $706
Streets and Highways 11 $18,511 $20,193 0 $0
Firefighters 13 $32,331 $29,844 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 6 $9,595 $19,190 1 $934
Police - Other 5 $7,975 $19,140 0 $0
Police Protection - Officers 18 $42,783 $28,522 1 $221
Health 1 $1,457 $17,484 0 $0
Totals for Government 104 $222,629 $25,687 9 $5,176


College/University in Aberdeen:
  • VAUGHNS'S BEAUTY COLLEGE (Location: 108 S MAPLE ST; Private, for-profit)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Aberdeen:
  • MISSISSIPPI UNIVERSITY FOR WOMEN (about 25 miles; COLUMBUS, MS; Full-time enrollment: 2,115)
  • MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY (about 31 miles; MISSISSIPPI STATE, MS; FT enrollment: 14,613)
  • ITAWAMBA COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 33 miles; FULTON, MS; FT enrollment: 2,673)
  • NORTHEAST MISSISSIPPI COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 57 miles; BOONEVILLE, MS; FT enrollment: 2,628)
  • UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA (about 76 miles; TUSCALOOSA, AL; FT enrollment: 17,453)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI MAIN CAMPUS (about 78 miles; UNIVERSITY, MS; FT enrollment: 11,068)
  • SHELTON STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 85 miles; TUSCALOOSA, AL; FT enrollment: 3,635)
Public high schools in Aberdeen:
  • ABERDEEN HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 497; Location: 205 HWY 145 NORTH; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • MONROE CO VOC TECH (Location: 50057 AIRPORT ROAD; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • ABERDEEN LEARNING CENTER (Location: 605 W. COMMERCE STREET; Grades: 07 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Aberdeen:
  • BELLE ELEMENTARY (Students: 297; Location: 518 W. COMMERCE STREET; Grades: 02 - 03)
  • ABERDEEN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 294; Location: 508 W. COMMERCE STREET; Grades: PK - 01)
  • ABERDEEN MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 271; Location: 518 W. COMMERCE STREET; Grades: 04 - 05)
  • SHIVERS JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 193; Location: 316 N. FRANKLIN STREET; Grades: 07 - 08)

Notable locations in Aberdeen: Evans Memorial Library (A), Aberdeen City Hall (B), Monroe County Jail (C), Monroe County Courthouse (D).

Churches in Aberdeen include: Saint Johns Episcopal Church (A), Saint Francis Catholic Church (B), Church of God and Christ (C), Pilgrims Rest Missionary Baptist Church (D), Crossroads Missionary Baptist Church (E), Daniel Baptist Church (F), Paines Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church (G), Faith Presbyterian Church (H).

Cemetery: Oak Lawn Park (1).

Reservoirs: Aberdeen Lake (A), Treas Lake (B), Pullen Lake (C).

Creeks: Mattubby Creek (A), Tadpole Creek (B).

Parks in Aberdeen include: Damsite Eastbank Access Area (1), Newberger Park (2), Damsite Westbank Access Area (3).

Post office: (A).  


Aberdeen compared to Mississippi state average:
  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above 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 above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Population density below state average for cities.

Strongest AM radio stations in Aberdeen:
  • WWZQ (1240 AM; 1 kW; ABERDEEN, MS; Owner: STANFORD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WAMY (1580 AM; 1 kW; AMORY, MS; Owner: STANFORD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WVSA (1380 AM; 5 kW; VERNON, AL; Owner: LAMAR CTY. B/CING. CO., INC.)
  • WFTO (1330 AM; 5 kW; FULTON, MS; Owner: AIR SOUTH RADIO, INC.)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WERH (970 AM; 5 kW; HAMILTON, AL; Owner: KATE F. FITE)
  • WROB (1450 AM; 1 kW; WEST POINT, MS; Owner: BOB MCRANEY ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)

Strongest FM radio stations in Aberdeen:
  • WWKZ (105.3 FM; ABERDEEN, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSYE (93.3 FM; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: JMD, INC.)
  • WAJS (91.7 FM; TUPELO, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WMBC (103.1 FM; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WAFM (95.3 FM; AMORY, MS; Owner: STANFORD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKBB (100.9 FM; WEST POINT, MS; Owner: BOB MCRANEY ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WAJV (98.9 FM; BROOKSVILLE, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WSMS (99.9 FM; ARTESIA, MS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • WFTA (101.9 FM; FULTON, MS; Owner: AIR SOUTH RADIO, INC.)
  • WMSU (92.1 FM; STARKVILLE, MS; Owner: URBAN RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WKOR-FM (94.9 FM; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • W245AB (96.9 FM; WEST POINT, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Aberdeen:
  • WCBI-TV (Channel 4; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: COLUMBUS TELEVISION, INC.)
  • 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)
  • W25AD (Channel 25; COLUMBUS, MS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W39CD (Channel 38; FULTON, MS; Owner: UNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W49BK (Channel 49; ACTON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W14BW (Channel 14; ACTON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W32BH (Channel 32; TUPELO, MS; Owner: WTVA, INC.)

To understand how the electorate votes by state, you have to understand the demographics of the cities and counties in each of those states. As pollsters, we try to keep all of the important variables such as income, gender, and race consistent.

Source: City-Data.com


 

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