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People

Total Population 2,568
Male Share of the Population 48.9%
Female Share of the Population 51.1%
Senior Citizens 20.1%
Employed Population 16+ 907
Age of the Population 37

Families

% of people married 41%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 18.1%
Median Earnings25+ $24,327
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $16,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree $25,458

Wealth

Median Family Income $39,954
% Above Poverty Level 78.2%
% Below Poverty Level 21.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 22 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 31.5%
Median Gross Rent $610
Median House Value $96,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 54.1%
US/American 0%
English 2.6%
Irish 6.7%

Collins Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 58 miles SE of Jackson, Mississippi (center to center)
Nearest Large City 121 miles N of New Orleans, Louisiana
County Covington
Standard Zip Codes 39428
Phone Area Codes 601
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 31.645
Longitude -89.555

Collins 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 0.9 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 BAY SPRINGS 4 S
Distance 24.9 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 59 F
Apr Temp 50 to 77 F
Jul Temp 70 to 92 F
Oct Temp 52 to 79 F
Annual Precip 60.2 inches
Station LAUREL
Distance 26 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 57 F
Apr Temp 52 to 76 F
Jul Temp 71 to 91 F
Oct Temp 52 to 77 F
Annual Precip 58.6 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Collins, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Dry Creek (39428)

Hot Coffee (39428)

Kola (39428)

McRaney (39428)

Ora (39428)

Smith (39428)

Williamsburg (39428)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bassfield 232 $34,911
Mize 276 $28,438
Mount Olive 1,019 $37,375
Seminary 396 $58,125
Sumrall 1,580 $60,298
Taylorsville 1,356 $56,875

Collins Hospitals

COVINGTON COUNTY HOSPITAL CAH
(Government - Local)
701 SOUTH HOLLY AVENUE
(601) 765-6711
Emergency Service: Yes

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Collins High Schools

(Sorted by Number of Students)

COLLINS HIGH SCHOOL
1208 S. DOGWOOD
601-765-3203
A Title I School.
Serves 518 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.4

COVINGTON CO VOCATIONAL TECHNICAL
1200 S. DOGWOOD ST.
601-765-8253
A Vocational School

COVINGTON COUNTY ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL
1104 S. ELM ST.
601-765-1465
A Non-traditional School

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