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People

Total Population 472
Male Share of the Population 55.7%
Female Share of the Population 44.3%
Senior Citizens 14%
Employed Population 16+ 193
Age of the Population 38

Families

% of people married 57.5%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 17.8%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $50,481
% Above Poverty Level 85.9%
% Below Poverty Level 14.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 26 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation 0.5%

Housing

People Living Alone 22.5%
Median Gross Rent $766
Median House Value $85,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 59.7%
US/American 0%
English 7.4%
Irish 4.4%

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

Soso Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 65 miles SE of Jackson, Mississippi (center to center)
Nearest Large City 133 miles N of New Orleans, Louisiana
County Jones
Standard Zip Codes 39480
Phone Area Codes 601
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 31.756
Longitude -89.274

Soso 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 LAUREL
Distance 10.6 miles
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
Station HATTIESBURG 5 SW
Distance 35.2 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 60 F
Apr Temp 53 to 78 F
Jul Temp 71 to 92 F
Oct Temp 53 to 80 F
Annual Precip 62.4 inches
Station WAYNESBORO 2 W
Distance 36.1 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 58 F
Apr Temp 50 to 77 F
Jul Temp 69 to 92 F
Oct Temp 50 to 78 F
Annual Precip 58 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bay Springs 1,738 $40,968
Collins 2,557 $38,165
Ellisville 4,566 $29,366
Laurel 18,770 $34,839
Sandersville 685 $55,833
Taylorsville 1,348 $55,469

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

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