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People

Total Population 175
Male Share of the Population 37.7%
Female Share of the Population 62.3%
Senior Citizens 25.7%
Employed Population 16+ 60
Age of the Population 47

Families

% of people married 47.7%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 15.7%
Median Earnings25+ $19,868
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $17,857
Median Earnings With High School Degree $22,917

Wealth

Median Family Income $21,250
% Above Poverty Level 62.9%
% Below Poverty Level 37.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 14 minutes
% Working from Home 3.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 54.5%
Median Gross Rent $419
Median House Value $81,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 26.3%
US/American 0%
English 9.1%
Irish 21.1%

Golden Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 68 miles W of Decatur, Alabama (center to center)
Nearest Large City 115 miles SE of Memphis, Tennessee
County Itawamba
Standard Zip Codes 38847
Phone Area Codes 662
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.48
Longitude -88.18

Golden 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 IUKA 5S
Distance 17.5 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 47 F
Apr Temp 44 to 71 F
Jul Temp 66 to 89 F
Oct Temp 44 to 72 F
Annual Precip 60.6 inches
Station FULTON 3 W
Distance 21.3 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 52 F
Apr Temp 50 to 75 F
Jul Temp 71 to 92 F
Oct Temp 51 to 76 F
Annual Precip 60.4 inches
Station BOONEVILLE
Distance 25.5 miles
Jan Temp 29 to 48 F
Apr Temp 48 to 72 F
Jul Temp 70 to 89 F
Oct Temp 48 to 73 F
Annual Precip 58.6 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Fairview (38847)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Belmont 2,247 $36,667
Fulton 3,988 $52,083
Marietta 360 $50,375
Paden 128 $41,429
Tishomingo 442 $30,833
Tremont 445 $35,625
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