area codescrime ratepopulation, population growthradio stationsweather, weather forecastzip code

Zip Code, Weather Forecast, Radio Stations, Population, Crime Rate, Area Codes

 

<< See who will be the next president.

Population (year 2000): 18,464. Estimated population in July 2005: 16,966 (-8.1% change)
Males: 8,293 (44.9%), Females: 10,171 (55.1%)

Zip codes:

Median resident age: 38.2 years
Median household income: $25,117 (year 2000)
Median house value: $63,600 (year 2000)

List your B&M business here for free. Over a million visitors/week. Get a huge advantage over your competition

Races in Natchez:

  • Black (54.5%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (43.9%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)
  • Two or more races (0.6%)

Ancestries: United States (7.3%), English (6.8%), Irish (6.1%), German (4.2%), Scotch-Irish (2.5%), Italian (2.2%).

New! Mississippi forum

Elevation: 230 feet

Land area: 13.2 square miles

Natchez,

For population 25 years and over in Natchez

  • High school or higher: 75.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.0%
  • Unemployed: 8.2%
  • Mean travel time to work: 17.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Natchez city

  • Never married: 29.4%
  • Now married: 40.4%
  • Separated: 4.1%
  • Widowed: 11.9%
  • Divorced: 14.3%

1.2% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -1,232 (-6.3%).




Mississippi Homes - MLS Listings, Tips for Sellers and Buyers, and More in Madison, MS />
MS Airport Hotel - hot breakfast, shuttle service high-speed internet and local calls />
City Guide - Time Bookings Here! Compare, Sort by Class & Distance />
www.AreaGuides.net )

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rouge, LA Baton (77.7 miles pop. 227,818).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: TX Houston, (301.2 miles pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: LA (3.3 miles Vidalia, LA (10.2 miles Ridgecrest, LA (12.8 miles Ferriday, Ferriday, LA (13.7 miles West LA (15.4 miles Clayton, LA (17.5 miles Waterproof, MS (22.3 miles Roxie, MS (24.8 miles Fayette,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 7 buildings, average cost: $51,600
  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $232,500
  • 1998: 12 buildings, average cost: $56,300
  • 1999: 13 buildings, average cost: $56,300
  • 2000: 12 buildings, average cost: $56,300
  • 2001: 12 buildings, average cost: $56,300
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $77,000
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $69,200
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $43,000
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $99,600

Latitude: 31.55 N, Longitude: 91.39 W

Area code: 601


Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (23.8%), Retail trade (14.2%), Arts,entertainment,recreation,accommodation and food services (14.2%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,784 (+25.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 5,221 (76.6%)


 

Crime in Natchez by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2003 2004
Murders 3 1 1 2 1
    per 100,000 16.2 5.4 5.4 10.8 5.4
Rapes 8 3 4 10 4
    per 100,000 43.3 16.2 21.7 54.2 21.7
Robberies 26 22 30 18 20
    per 100,000 140.8 119.2 162.5 97.5 108.3
Assaults 33 31 29 27 16
    per 100,000 178.7 167.9 157.1 146.2 86.7
Burglaries 256 211 190 186 200
    per 100,000 1386.5 1142.8 1029.0 1007.4 1083.2
Thefts 1,168 1,192 993 1,011 1,093
    per 100,000 6325.8 6455.8 5378.0 5475.5 5919.6
Auto thefts 39 26 28 23 18
    per 100,000 211.2 140.8 151.6 124.6 97.5
478.6 430.7 393.5 390.5 384.3


Average climate in Natchez, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Natchez,

Natchez-area historical tornado activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 118% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/23/1969, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.8 miles away from the Natchez city center killed 32 people and injured 241 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 12/29/1969, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.8 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.


Birthplace of: Nook Logan - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Detroit Tigers, born: Nov 28, 1979), Von Hutchins - 2005 NFL player (Indianapolis Colts, born: Feb 14, 1981), Chris Logan - College basketball player (Loyola Chi Ramblers), David Haywood - College basketball player (Southern Miss Golden Eagles), Je'Kel Foster - College basketball player (Ohio State Buckeyes), Mickey Gilley - (born 1937), country music performer, Vas'shun Newborne - College basketball player (St. Louis Billikens).


Main business address for: BRITTON & KOONTZ CAPITAL CORP (NATIONAL COMMERCIAL BANKS), CALLON PETROLEUM CO (CRUDE PETROLEUM & NATURAL GAS).


Hospitals/medical centers in Natchez:
  • NATCHEZ COMMUNITY HOSPITAL/SWING BED (129 JEFFERSON DAVIS BLVD BOX 1203)
  • NATCHEZ REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (52 SEARGENT PRENTISS DRIVE)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Natchez:
  • PROFESSIONAL REHABILITATION HOSPITAL (about 12 miles; FERRIDAY, LA)
  • RIVERLAND MEDICAL CENTER (about 12 miles; FERRIDAY, LA)
  • JEFFERSON COUNTY HOSPITAL (about 26 miles; FAYETTE, MS)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Natchez:
  • HARDY-ANDERS FIELD NATCHEZ-ADAMS COUNTY (about 8 miles; NATCHEZ, MS; ID: HEZ)
  • BATON ROUGE METROPOLITAN, RYAN FIELD (about 74 miles; BATON ROUGE, LA; ID: BTR)
  • MONROE REGIONAL (about 79 miles; MONROE, LA; ID: MLU)
Other public-use airports nearest to Natchez:
  • CONCORDIA PARISH (about 8 miles; VIDALIA, LA; ID: 0R4)
  • CROSBY MUNICIPAL (about 30 miles; CROSBY, MS; ID: C71)
  • JONESVILLE (about 30 miles; JONESVILLE, LA; ID: L32)

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2004)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Welfare 8 $12,022 $18,033 5 $2,482
Streets and Highways 31 $68,682 $26,586 2 $706
Correction 10 $13,933 $16,719 0 $0
Fire - Other 1 $1,797 $21,564 0 $0
Police - Other 16 $22,962 $17,221 12 $2,753
Judicial and Legal 4 $9,563 $28,689 6 $11,988
Firefighters 58 $121,434 $25,124 0 $0
Police Protection - Officers 50 $111,493 $26,758 0 $0
Local Libraries 8 $13,975 $20,962 9 $3,560
Parks and Recreation 19 $30,071 $18,992 1 $561
Other Government Administration 6 $12,895 $25,790 7 $9,449
Transit 12 $16,231 $16,231 2 $1,352
Water Supply 40 $65,741 $19,722 0 $0
Financial Administration 3 $7,817 $31,268 0 $0
Other and Unallocable 6 $12,736 $25,472 1 $183
Totals for Government 272 $521,352 $23,000 45 $33,034


College/University in Natchez:
  • COPIAH-LINCOLN COMMUNITY COLLEGE-NATCHEZ CAMPUS (Full-time enrollment: 606; Location: 11 CO-LIN CIR; Public; Website: www.colin.cc.ms.us)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Natchez:
  • ALCORN STATE UNIVERSITY (about 29 miles; ALCORN STATE, MS; Full-time enrollment: 2,594)
  • SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY AND A & M COLLEGE (about 73 miles; BATON ROUGE, LA; FT enrollment: 8,399)
  • HINDS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 80 miles; RAYMOND, MS; FT enrollment: 10,057)
  • LOUISIANA STATE UNIV & AG & MECH & HEBERT LAWS CTR (about 81 miles; BATON ROUGE, LA; FT enrollment: 28,696)
  • UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT MONROE (about 83 miles; MONROE, LA; FT enrollment: 8,116)
  • MISSISSIPPI COLLEGE (about 87 miles; CLINTON, MS; FT enrollment: 2,904)
  • SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA UNIVERSITY (about 96 miles; HAMMOND, LA; FT enrollment: 12,549)
Public high schools in Natchez:
  • NATCHEZ HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,251; Location: 319 SEARGENT PRENTISS DRIVE; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • CAREER AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER (Location: 315 SEARGENT PRENTISS DRIVE; Grades: 10 - 12)
Private high schools in Natchez:
  • CATHEDRAL UNIT SCHOOL (Students: 691; Location: 701 MARTIN LUTHER KING STREET; Grades: PK - 12)
  • ADAMS CO CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 659; Location: 300 CHINQUAPIN; Grades: KG - 12)
  • TRINITY EPISCOPAL SCHOOL (Students: 377; Location: 321 HWY 61 S; Grades: PK - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Natchez:
  • MORGANTOWN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 1,101; Location: 101 COTTAGE HOME DRIVE; Grades: 02 - 06)
  • ROBERT LEWIS MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 792; Location: 1221 MARTIN LUTHER KING STREET; Grades: 07 - 08)
  • MC LAURIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 725; Location: 170 SEARGENT S PRENTISS DRIVE; Grades: 02 - 06)
  • JOSEPH L FRAZIER PRIMARY SCHOOL (Students: 475; Location: 1445 GEORGE F WEST BLVD; Grades: PK - 01)
  • SUSIE B WEST PRIMARY SCHOOL (Students: 309; Location: 161 LEWIS DRIVE; Grades: PK - 01)
  • CENTRAL SCHOOL (Location: 208 LYNDA LEE DRIVE; Grades: 01 - 12)
Private primary/middle school in Natchez:
  • HOLY FAMILY ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 125; Location: 8 ORANGE AVENUE; Grades: PK - 6)
Library in Natchez:
  • HOMOCHITTO VALLEY LIBRARY SERVICE (Operating income: $477,486; Location: 220 S. COMMERCE STREET; 93,804 books; 470 audio materials; 832 video materials; 111 serial subscriptions)
 

Natchez compared to Mississippi state average:

    Back

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value 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 above state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Natchez:
  • WNAT (1450 AM; 1 kW; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: FIRST NATCHEZ CORPORATION)
  • WMIS (1240 AM; 1 kW; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: NATCHEZ BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KVLA (1400 AM; 1 kW; VIDALIA, LA; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WOMN (1110 AM; daytime; 30 kW; FRANKLINTON, LA; Owner: PITTMAN BROADCASTING SERVICES, LLC.)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLNO (1060 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: COMMUNICOM CO. OF LOUISIANA, L.P.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWDF (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; BALL, LA; Owner: BALL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KJMJ (580 AM; 5 kW; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • WSKR (1210 AM; 10 kW; DENHAM SPRINGS, LA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Natchez:
  • WASM (91.1 FM; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WQNZ (95.1 FM; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: FIRST NATCHEZ CORPORATION)
  • W216AR (91.1 FM; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KPXS (104.7 FM; VIDALIA, LA; Owner: VISION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNJJ (97.3 FM; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: WILL PERK BROADCASTING)
  • W220BN (91.9 FM; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KFNV-FM (107.1 FM; FERRIDAY, LA; Owner: TOM GAY D/B/A THE RADIO GROUP)
  • WTYJ (97.7 FM; FAYETTE, MS; Owner: NATCHEZ COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Natchez:
  • W24CR (Channel 24; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: LOUISIANA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W59DK (Channel 59; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WNTZ (Channel 48; NATCHEZ, MS; Owner: WHITE KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF NATCHEZ LICENSE CORP.)

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


 

© Copyright 2006-2007 USAElectionPolls.com, All Rights Reserved.