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People

Total Population 493
Male Share of the Population 36.9%
Female Share of the Population 63.1%
Senior Citizens 14.2%
Employed Population 16+ 190
Age of the Population 32

Families

% of people married 47.1%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 19.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $50,625
% Above Poverty Level 80.3%
% Below Poverty Level 19.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 26 minutes
% Working from Home 7.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.2%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 25%
Median Gross Rent $0
Median House Value $87,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 35.5%
US/American 0%
English 3.9%
Irish 12.4%

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

Myrtle Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 66 miles SE of Memphis, Tennessee
County Union
Standard Zip Codes 38650
Phone Area Codes 662
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.558
Longitude -89.119

Myrtle 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 HICKORY FLAT
Distance 5.4 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 49 F
Apr Temp 47 to 72 F
Jul Temp 68 to 90 F
Oct Temp 47 to 74 F
Annual Precip 58.8 inches
Station RIPLEY
Distance 15.5 miles
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
Station HOLLY SPRINGS 4 N
Distance 25.3 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 48 F
Apr Temp 45 to 71 F
Jul Temp 68 to 90 F
Oct Temp 46 to 74 F
Annual Precip 57 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Blue Mountain 937 $42,000
Ecru 1,379 $62,865
Hickory Flat 729 $34,659
New Albany 8,466 $50,361
Potts Camp 525 $39,167
Ripley 5,350 $46,915

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

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Myrtle High Schools

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MYRTLE ATTENDANCE CENTER
1008 HAWK AVENUE
662-988-2416
A Title I School.
Serves 706 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16.9

WEST UNION ATTENDANCE CENTER
1610 ST HWY 30 WEST
662-534-4982
Serves 594 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 17.2

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