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People

Total Population 2,993
Male Share of the Population 53%
Female Share of the Population 47%
Senior Citizens 14.6%
Employed Population 16+ 857
Age of the Population 33

Families

% of people married 42.6%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 13.2%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $49,561
% Above Poverty Level 69.1%
% Below Poverty Level 30.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 31 minutes
% Working from Home 1.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.5%
% Using Public Transportation 1.3%

Housing

People Living Alone 33.4%
Median Gross Rent $752
Median House Value $97,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 31.4%
US/American 0%
English 7.3%
Irish 6.7%

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

Lucedale Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 36 miles NW of Mobile, Alabama (center to center)
Nearest Large City 111 miles NE of New Orleans, Louisiana
County George
Standard Zip Codes 39452
Phone Area Codes 601
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 30.925
Longitude -88.59

Lucedale 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 MERRILL
Distance 8.5 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 60 F
Apr Temp 51 to 79 F
Jul Temp 69 to 93 F
Oct Temp 50 to 80 F
Annual Precip 65.2 inches
Station RICHTON 3 SSE
Distance 31.8 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 59 F
Apr Temp 50 to 77 F
Jul Temp 69 to 92 F
Oct Temp 50 to 79 F
Annual Precip 59.7 inches
Station SAUCIER EXP FOREST
Distance 34 miles
Jan Temp 41 to 62 F
Apr Temp 55 to 78 F
Jul Temp 71 to 92 F
Oct Temp 57 to 80 F
Annual Precip 70.1 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Agricola (39452)

Basin (39452)

Harleston (39452)

Latonia (39452)

Merrill (39452)

Movella (39452)

Shipman (39452)

Vernal (39452)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Leakesville 802 $45,750
McLain 428 $38,542

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

Lucedale Hospitals

GEORGE COUNTY HOSPITAL
(Government - Local)
859 WINTER STREET
(601) 947-3161
Emergency Service: Yes

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Lucedale High Schools

GEORGE COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL
9284 HWY 63S
601-947-3116
Serves 1,011 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16

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