Hickory, Mississippi

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Hickory Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 67 miles E of Jackson, Mississippi (center to center)
Nearest Large City 174 miles N of New Orleans, Louisiana
County Newton
Standard Zip Codes 39332
Phone Area Codes 601
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.317
Longitude -89.025

Hickory Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 3.6 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 55 F
Apr Temp 49 to 75 F
Jul Temp 69 to 92 F
Oct Temp 49 to 77 F
Annual Precip 57.5 inches
Station QUITMAN 1 N
Distance 25.1 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 56 F
Apr Temp 49 to 76 F
Jul Temp 69 to 90 F
Oct Temp 49 to 76 F
Annual Precip 56.3 inches
Station FOREST 3 S
Distance 26.8 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 57 F
Apr Temp 50 to 77 F
Jul Temp 69 to 91 F
Oct Temp 51 to 78 F
Annual Precip 61.9 inches
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Hickory Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 499 100%
Male 223 44.7%
Female 276 55.3%
Under 18 146 29.3%
18+ 353 70.7%
65+ 75 15%
Median Age 35.1
Average Family Size 3.1
White 218 43.7%
African-American 275 55.1%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.2%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 5 1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 3 0.6%

Estimated Hickory Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 512
Growth 13
Growth % 2.6%

Hickory Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 65.2%
English 9.4%
US/American 7.5%
Irish 6.6%
German 4.1%
Scottish 3.4%
British 1.6%
French (except Basque) 0.6%
Scotch-Irish 0.6%
Norwegian 0.6%
African 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Hickory 499 $29,286
Chunky 344 $45,313
Decatur 1,426 $37,115
Enterprise 474 $37,375
Lake 408 $40,833
Montrose 127 $36,667
Newton 3,699 $32,527
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