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Population (year 2000): 7,303. Estimated population in July 2005: 7,618 (+4.3% change)
Males: 3,276 (44.9%), Females: 4,027 (55.1%)

Zip code:

Median resident age: 36.5 years
Median household income: $26,438 (year 2000)
Median house value: $56,200 (year 2000)

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Races in Philadelphia:

  • White Non-Hispanic (54.9%)
  • Black (40.1%)
  • American Indian (2.6%)
  • Hispanic (1.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Other race (0.5%)

Ancestries: United States (14.0%), Irish (5.4%), English (5.1%), German (2.2%), Scotch-Irish (2.1%).

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Elevation: 424 feet

Land area: 10.6 square miles

Philadelphia,

For population 25 years and over in Philadelphia

  • High school or higher: 70.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.3%
  • Unemployed: 9.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 16.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Philadelphia city

  • Never married: 28.9%
  • Now married: 44.6%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 11.8%
  • Divorced: 12.0%

0.9% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +294 (+4.2%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: MS Jackson, (81.3 miles pop. 184,256).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: AL Birmingham, (166.3 miles pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: TX Houston, (478.5 miles pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: MS (6.1 miles Tucker, River, MS Pearl (8.5 miles Chitto, MS (13.8 miles Bogue MS Union, (14.0 miles MS (15.5 miles Noxapater, MS (20.7 miles Sebastopol, MS (23.1 miles Decatur, Pine, MS (23.8 miles Standing


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 13 buildings, average cost: $68,100
  • 1997: 9 buildings, average cost: $81,200
  • 1998: 15 buildings, average cost: $58,200
  • 1999: 10 buildings, average cost: $82,500
  • 2000: 14 buildings, average cost: $98,800
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $395,300
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 16 buildings, average cost: $74,100
  • 2004: 41 buildings, average cost: $55,400
  • 2005: 46 buildings, average cost: $54,400

Latitude: 32.77 N, Longitude: 89.11 W

Area code: 601


Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (18.6%), Manufacturing (18.3%), Arts,entertainment,recreation,accommodation and food services (16.5%), Retail trade (14.0%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,007 (+54.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,773 (61.7%)

Average climate in Philadelphia, Mississippi

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Philadelphia,

Philadelphia-area historical tornado activity is near Mississippi state average. It is 147% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/23/1977, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.8 miles away from the Philadelphia city center killed 2 people and injured 5 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 12/2/1967, a category 4 tornado 24.0 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 10 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.


Birthplace of: Fred McAfee - 2005 NFL player (New Orleans Saints, born: Jun 20, 1968).


Main business address for: CHOCTAW RESORT DEVELOPMENT ENTERPRISE (SERVICES-MISCELLANEOUS AMUSEMENT & RECREATION), CITIZENS HOLDING CO /MS/ (STATE COMMERCIAL BANKS).


Hospitals/medical centers in Philadelphia:
  • CHOCTAW HEALTH CENTER (ROUTE 7 BOX R50)
  • NESHOBA COUNTY GENERAL HOSPITAL (1001 HOLLAND AVENUE)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Philadelphia:
  • WINSTON MEDICAL CENTER & SWINGBED (about 24 miles; LOUISVILLE, MS)
  • LEAKE COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSP (about 28 miles; CARTHAGE, MS)
  • NEWTON REGIONAL HOSPITAL (about 32 miles; NEWTON, MS)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Philadelphia:
  • KEY FIELD (about 41 miles; MERIDIAN, MS; ID: MEI)
  • GOLDEN TRIANGLE REGIONAL (about 60 miles; COLUMBUS/W POINT/STARKVILL, MS; ID: GTR)
  • JACKSON INTERNATIONAL (about 74 miles; JACKSON, MS; ID: JAN)
Other public-use airports nearest to Philadelphia:
  • PHILADELPHIA MUNI (about 1 miles; PHILADELPHIA, MS; ID: MPE)
  • UNION MUNI (about 15 miles; UNION, MS; ID: 31M)
  • LOUISVILLE WINSTON COUNTY (about 26 miles; LOUISVILLE, MS; ID: LMS)


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
Health 1 $1,344 $16,128 0 $0
Water Supply 12 $24,777 $24,777 0 $0
Electric Power 18 $54,170 $36,113 6 $5,900
Other and Unallocable 4 $8,001 $24,003 0 $0
Streets and Highways 15 $24,868 $19,894 0 $0
Fire - Other 1 $2,872 $34,464 0 $0
Firefighters 24 $58,928 $29,464 0 $0
Police Protection - Officers 28 $46,605 $19,973 0 $0
Judicial and Legal 2 $4,025 $24,150 0 $0
Other Government Administration 3 $7,824 $31,296 0 $0
Sewerage 2 $5,254 $31,524 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 6 $12,507 $25,014 0 $0
Financial Administration 1 $3,277 $39,324 0 $0
Totals for Government 117 $254,451 $26,097 6 $5,900


Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Philadelphia:
  • MERIDIAN COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 39 miles; MERIDIAN, MS; Full-time enrollment: 2,455)
  • MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY (about 52 miles; MISSISSIPPI STATE, MS; FT enrollment: 14,613)
  • HOLMES COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 56 miles; GOODMAN, MS; FT enrollment: 2,485)
  • MISSISSIPPI UNIVERSITY FOR WOMEN (about 68 miles; COLUMBUS, MS; FT enrollment: 2,115)
  • JONES COUNTY JUNIOR COLLEGE (about 82 miles; ELLISVILLE, MS; FT enrollment: 4,072)
  • JACKSON STATE UNIVERSITY (about 83 miles; JACKSON, MS; FT enrollment: 5,955)
  • MISSISSIPPI COLLEGE (about 95 miles; CLINTON, MS; FT enrollment: 2,904)
Public high schools in Philadelphia:
  • NESHOBA CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 800; Location: 1125 GOLF COURSE ROAD; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • CHOCTAW CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 475; Location: ROUTE 7 BOX 72; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • PHILADELPHIA HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 319; Location: 248 BYRD AVE.; Grades: 09 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Philadelphia:
  • NESHOBA CENTRAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 1,482; Location: 1002 ST FRANCIS DRIVE; Grades: KG - 05)
  • PHILADELPHIA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 700; Location: 406 STRIBLING STREET; Grades: KG - 06)
  • NESHOBA CENTRAL MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 693; Location: 1000 ST. FRANCIS DRIVE; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • PEARL RIVER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 424; Location: ROUTE 7 BOX 19H; Grades: KG - 06)
  • CHOCTAW CENTRAL MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 204; Location: ROUTE 7 BOX 72; Grades: 07 - 08)
  • PHILADELPHIA MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 147; Location: 248 BYRD AVE.; Grades: 07 - 08)
  • BOQUE CHITTO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 134; Location: ROUTE 2 BOX 274; Grades: KG - 08)
  • TUCKER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 114; Location: ROUTE 4 BOX 351; Grades: KG - 08)
  • CHOCTAW FIELD OFFICE (Location: 42 POWELL ST; Grades: 00 - 00)
Library in Philadelphia:
  • NESHOBA COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $266,121; Location: 230 BEACON STREET; 39,241 books; 562 audio materials; 267 video materials; 67 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Philadelphia: Philadelphia-Neshoba County Industrial Park (A), Philadelphia-Neshoba County Public Library (B), Philadelphia City Hall (C), Neshoba County Courthouse (D).

Shopping Center: Valley View Shopping Center (1).

Churches in Philadelphia include: Saint Francis Episcopal Church (A), Philadelphia Church of God (B), Philadelphia Church of Christ (C), East Philadelphia Baptist Church (D), North Calvary Baptist Church (E), First Assembly of God Church (F), First Baptist Church (G), First Church of God (H).

Cemeteries: Philadelphia Cemetery (1), Donald Cemetery (2), Cedarlawn Cemetery (3).

Creek: Funny Yockana Creek (A).

Parks in Philadelphia include: Westside Park (1), Dewitt-Deweese Memorial Park (2), Northside Park (3).

Post office: (A).  


Philadelphia 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.
  • Population density below state average for cities.

Strongest AM radio stations in Philadelphia:
  • WHOC (1490 AM; 1 kW; PHILADELPHIA, MS; Owner: WHOC, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WQST (850 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FOREST, MS; Owner: ACE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WMOX (1010 AM; 10 kW; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MAGNOLIA STATE B/C CO., INC.)
  • WIRL (1270 AM; daytime; 3 kW; LOUISVILLE, MS; Owner: HARRISON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WALT (910 AM; 5 kW; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMER (1390 AM; 5 kW; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MICHAEL H. GLASS)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WYLS (670 AM; daytime; 5 kW; YORK, AL; Owner: GRANTELL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Philadelphia:
  • WWSL (102.3 FM; PHILADELPHIA, MS; Owner: H & G C, INC.)
  • WQST-FM (92.5 FM; FOREST, MS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • WZKS (104.1 FM; UNION, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMSO (97.9 FM; NEWTON, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMAB-FM (89.9 FM; ACKERMAN, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WQJQ (105.1 FM; KOSCIUSKO, MS; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOKK (97.1 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMAW-FM (88.1 FM; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WLSM-FM (107.1 FM; LOUISVILLE, MS; Owner: HARRISON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMBU (89.1 FM; FOREST, MS; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WJXM (105.7 FM; DE KALB, MS; Owner: EAST MISSISSIPPI BROADCASTERS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Philadelphia:
  • WMAB-TV (Channel 2; MISSISSIPPI STATE, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • W50BQ (Channel 50; MERIDIAN, ETC., MS; Owner: COLUMBUS TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WMAW-TV (Channel 14; MERIDIAN, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)

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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