Shannon strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Mississippi):
Affordability of Property Taxes
Well-Paid Single Men
Short Commute Times
Comparing Shannon to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Mississippi (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
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|Age of the Population|
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|Portion of People Married|
|People Above Poverty|
|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|College Educated Adults|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
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|Nearest Medium City||90 miles NW of Tuscaloosa, Alabama (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||104 miles SE of Memphis, Tennessee|
|Standard Zip Codes||38868|
|Phone Area Codes||662|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||VERONA EXPERIMENT STN|
|Jan Temp||30 to 50 F|
|Apr Temp||49 to 73 F|
|Jul Temp||71 to 91 F|
|Oct Temp||49 to 75 F|
|Annual Precip||55.6 inches|
|Station||PONTOTOC EXP STN|
|Jan Temp||31 to 50 F|
|Apr Temp||49 to 72 F|
|Jul Temp||71 to 91 F|
|Oct Temp||51 to 75 F|
|Annual Precip||58.4 inches|
|Station||FULTON 3 W|
|Jan Temp||33 to 52 F|
|Apr Temp||50 to 75 F|
|Jul Temp||71 to 92 F|
|Oct Temp||51 to 76 F|
|Annual Precip||60.4 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.18|
|American Indian & Alaskan||1||0.1%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||26||1.6%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,704|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||66.5%|
According to the US Postal Service, Shannon, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Brewer (38868)
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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. Midland City, Alabama||89.5||27.7%||12.9%||3.8%||23||$24,474||7.7%||29.4%||1,703||30.8%||69.9||0.9%||15.9|
|2. Milan, New Mexico||88.8||23.2%||10.3%||5.5%||22||$26,776||8.6%||49%||1,891||28.2%||58.2||1.2%||10.6|
|3. Timmonsville, South Carolina||85.8||28.4%||13.7%||8.8%||22||$29,213||7.1%||78.1%||2,315||26.6%||60.9||1%||12.1|
|4. Bangor, Michigan||85.4||27.7%||13.5%||8.2%||24||$34,500||8.1%||24.4%||1,933||16.3%||53.3||0.7%||4.7|
|5. East Spencer, North Carolina||84.2||30.5%||11.7%||7.3%||18||$22,222||8.8%||88.2%||1,755||35.8%||59.8||0.5%||14.3|
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