Richton strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Mississippi):
Affordability of Rents
Affordability of Property Taxes
Comparing Richton to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Mississippi (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Male Share of the Population|
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|Portion of People Married|
|College Educated Adults|
|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Nearest Medium City||66 miles N of Biloxi, Mississippi (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||117 miles NE of New Orleans, Louisiana|
|Standard Zip Codes||39476|
|Phone Area Codes||601|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||RICHTON 3 SSE|
|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|
|Jan Temp||36 to 57 F|
|Apr Temp||52 to 76 F|
|Jul Temp||71 to 91 F|
|Oct Temp||52 to 77 F|
|Annual Precip||58.6 inches|
|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|
|Average Family Size||3.04|
|American Indian & Alaskan||7||0.7%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||10||1%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,008|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||41.2%|
|French (except Basque)||0.2%|
According to the US Postal Service, Richton, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:East Side (39476)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
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RICHTON HIGH SCHOOL
701 ELM AVENUE
A Title I School.
Serves 329 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.5
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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. Reidsville, Georgia||86.4||34.9%||16.2%||12.2%||25||$33,563||6.5%||42.4%||2,235||27.2%||77.9||0.7%||8.1|
|2. Talihina, Oklahoma||84.6||33.8%||20.1%||12.3%||25||$25,761||6.7%||45.3%||1,211||29.2%||43.8||1.5%||11.6|
|3. Summerton, South Carolina||84.3||36.9%||17.5%||15.8%||25||$34,038||8.2%||60.2%||1,061||25.7%||84.8||2.9%||15.1|
|4. Apache, Oklahoma||82.8||27.4%||15.7%||13%||24||$32,431||7.2%||29.2%||1,616||16.2%||42.7||0.4%||5|
|5. Jasper, Georgia||77||39.4%||19.2%||15.3%||25||$40,833||6.6%||8.3%||2,167||15.8%||55.4||0.3%||4.6|
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