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People

Total Population 272
Male Share of the Population 40.1%
Female Share of the Population 59.9%
Senior Citizens 11%
Employed Population 16+ 107
Age of the Population 33

Families

% of people married 42.5%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 30.8%
Median Earnings25+ $26,696
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $21,250

Wealth

Median Family Income $33,750
% Above Poverty Level 87.3%
% Below Poverty Level 12.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 34 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 5.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 38.4%
Median Gross Rent $714
Median House Value $68,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 67.3%
US/American 0%
English 1.1%
Irish 2.9%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Bassfield Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 61 miles SE of Jackson, Mississippi (center to center)
Nearest Large City 108 miles N of New Orleans, Louisiana
County Jefferson Davis
Standard Zip Codes 39421
Phone Area Codes 601
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 31.496
Longitude -89.739

Bassfield Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station COLLINS
Distance 14.6 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 58 F
Apr Temp 52 to 76 F
Jul Temp 71 to 91 F
Oct Temp 53 to 77 F
Annual Precip 59.6 inches
Station COLUMBIA
Distance 17.9 miles
Jan Temp 37 to 59 F
Apr Temp 53 to 77 F
Jul Temp 71 to 92 F
Oct Temp 53 to 79 F
Annual Precip 63.9 inches
Station TYLERTOWN 2 WNW
Distance 36.4 miles
Jan Temp 39 to 60 F
Apr Temp 54 to 77 F
Jul Temp 71 to 91 F
Oct Temp 55 to 80 F
Annual Precip 63.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Collins 2,557 $38,165
Columbia 6,367 $27,135
Prentiss 1,193 $33,846
Seminary 447 $67,708
Silver Creek 206 $22,321
Sumrall 1,714 $61,513

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Bassfield High Schools

BASSFIELD HIGH SCHOOL
BASS BURKETT RD
601-943-5391
A Title I School.
Serves 415 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.5

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