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People

Total Population 1,177
Male Share of the Population 48.4%
Female Share of the Population 51.6%
Senior Citizens 10.7%
Employed Population 16+ 412
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 26.3%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 14.9%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $39,464
% Above Poverty Level 65.1%
% Below Poverty Level 34.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 31 minutes
% Working from Home 4.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.2%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 31.4%
Median Gross Rent $401
Median House Value $77,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 81.6%
US/American 0%
English 0.8%
Irish 1.1%

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

Edwards Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 24 miles W of Jackson, Mississippi (center to center)
Nearest Large City 167 miles N of New Orleans, Louisiana
County Hinds
Metro Area Jackson
Standard Zip Codes 39066
Phone Area Codes 601
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.33
Longitude -90.605

Edwards 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 OAKLEY EXP STA
Distance 10.4 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 56 F
Apr Temp 51 to 76 F
Jul Temp 70 to 92 F
Oct Temp 50 to 78 F
Annual Precip 57.4 inches
Station VICKSBURG MILITARY PARK
Distance 14.4 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 59 F
Apr Temp 52 to 78 F
Jul Temp 71 to 92 F
Oct Temp 54 to 79 F
Annual Precip 57.9 inches
Station CRYSTAL SPRINGS EXP STN
Distance 28.8 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 57 F
Apr Temp 53 to 76 F
Jul Temp 71 to 92 F
Oct Temp 54 to 79 F
Annual Precip 60.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bolton 423 $43,750
Clinton 25,475 $73,731
Flora 1,954 $32,197
Raymond 1,995 $52,188
Utica 830 $43,750
Vicksburg 23,439 $36,257

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

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