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People

Total Population 906
Male Share of the Population 45.7%
Female Share of the Population 54.3%
Senior Citizens 12.6%
Employed Population 16+ 365
Age of the Population 34

Families

% of people married 54.4%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 11.1%
Median Earnings25+ $30,911
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $22,292
Median Earnings With High School Degree $25,391

Wealth

Median Family Income $52,969
% Above Poverty Level 96.5%
% Below Poverty Level 3.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 29 minutes
% Working from Home 2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 20.2%
Median Gross Rent $650
Median House Value $73,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 28.3%
US/American 0%
English 7.9%
Irish 16%

Thaxton Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 76 miles SE of Memphis, Tennessee
County Pontotoc
Standard Zip Codes 38871
Phone Area Codes 662
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.307
Longitude -89.178

Thaxton 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 PONTOTOC EXP STN
Distance 14.9 miles
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 UNIVERSITY
Distance 21 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 50 F
Apr Temp 47 to 73 F
Jul Temp 69 to 91 F
Oct Temp 47 to 75 F
Annual Precip 57.6 inches
Station WATER VALLEY 1 NNE
Distance 27.8 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 50 F
Apr Temp 48 to 73 F
Jul Temp 70 to 91 F
Oct Temp 48 to 75 F
Annual Precip 58.3 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Hurricane (38871)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Algoma 606 $42,083
Ecru 1,050 $57,500
New Albany 8,291 $48,611
Oxford 20,200 $59,449
Pontotoc 5,754 $53,656
Toccopola 210 $40,500
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