Guntown strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Mississippi):
Affordability of Rents
Affordability of Property Taxes
Comparing Guntown to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Mississippi (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
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|Nearest Medium City||81 miles S of Jackson, Tennessee (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||92 miles SE of Memphis, Tennessee|
|Standard Zip Codes||38849|
|Phone Area Codes||662|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||TUPELO RGNL AP|
|Jan Temp||31 to 50 F|
|Apr Temp||48 to 74 F|
|Jul Temp||70 to 91 F|
|Oct Temp||49 to 75 F|
|Annual Precip||55.8 inches|
|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|
|Jan Temp||28 to 48 F|
|Apr Temp||46 to 72 F|
|Jul Temp||68 to 90 F|
|Oct Temp||46 to 73 F|
|Annual Precip||58.2 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.12|
|American Indian & Alaskan||0||0%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||12||1%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,311|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||42%|
According to the US Postal Service, Guntown, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Alma (38849)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Maxton, North Carolina||86.7||26.6%||12.9%||11.9%||22||$30,039||7.8%||74.5%||2,551||28.5%||78.8||0.3%||9.4|
|2. Knob Noster, Missouri||78||29.4%||6.7%||15.5%||20||$36,842||7.2%||28.4%||2,462||17%||47.1||0.3%||6.5|
|3. Federalsburg, Maryland||76.2||26.2%||14.2%||5.2%||25||$32,059||8.8%||41.1%||2,620||25.3%||53.8||0.3%||5.3|
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