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People

Total Population 294
Male Share of the Population 53.7%
Female Share of the Population 46.3%
Senior Citizens 15.3%
Employed Population 16+ 120
Age of the Population 43

Families

% of people married 55.5%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 4.6%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $38,750
% Above Poverty Level 68%
% Below Poverty Level 32%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 37 minutes
% Working from Home 3.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 32.4%
Median Gross Rent $346
Median House Value $70,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 62.9%
US/American 0%
English 5.1%
Irish 2%

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

Georgetown Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 29 miles S of Jackson, Mississippi (center to center)
Nearest Large City 132 miles N of New Orleans, Louisiana
County Copiah
Standard Zip Codes 39078
Phone Area Codes 601
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 31.871
Longitude -90.164

Georgetown 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 CRYSTAL SPRINGS EXP STN
Distance 13.6 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
Station HAZLEHURST 5 SW
Distance 17.2 miles
Jan Temp 37 to 59 F
Apr Temp 52 to 78 F
Jul Temp 70 to 92 F
Oct Temp 54 to 79 F
Annual Precip 59.5 inches
Station BROOKHAVEN CITY
Distance 27.9 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 57 F
Apr Temp 51 to 76 F
Jul Temp 70 to 91 F
Oct Temp 52 to 78 F
Annual Precip 61.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Braxton 207 $47,500
Crystal Springs 4,970 $44,649
Hazlehurst 3,942 $42,005
Mendenhall 2,511 $37,165
Terry 1,477 $68,269
Wesson 2,134 $70,347

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

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