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People

Total Population 1,990
Male Share of the Population 47%
Female Share of the Population 53%
Senior Citizens 12.3%
Employed Population 16+ 655
Age of the Population 24

Families

% of people married 39.1%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 22.4%
Median Earnings25+ $34,157
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $31,750
Median Earnings With High School Degree $34,659

Wealth

Median Family Income $63,977
% Above Poverty Level 85.5%
% Below Poverty Level 14.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 27 minutes
% Working from Home 2.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 5.4%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 17.9%
Median Gross Rent $596
Median House Value $106,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 42.4%
US/American 0%
English 7.9%
Irish 9.4%

Wesson Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 43 miles S of Jackson, Mississippi (center to center)
Nearest Large City 122 miles N of New Orleans, Louisiana
County Copiah
Standard Zip Codes 39191
Phone Area Codes 601
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 31.701
Longitude -90.397

Wesson 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 HAZLEHURST 5 SW
Distance 8.6 miles
Jan Temp 37 to 59 F
Apr Temp 52 to 78 F
Jul Temp 70 to 92 F
Oct Temp 54 to 79 F
Annual Precip 59.5 inches
Station BROOKHAVEN CITY
Distance 10.9 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 57 F
Apr Temp 51 to 76 F
Jul Temp 70 to 91 F
Oct Temp 52 to 78 F
Annual Precip 61.3 inches
Station MEADVILLE
Distance 32.9 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 58 F
Apr Temp 50 to 78 F
Jul Temp 69 to 92 F
Oct Temp 52 to 79 F
Annual Precip 61.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Brookhaven 12,499 $33,672
Crystal Springs 4,983 $52,866
Georgetown 312 $56,250
Hazlehurst 3,949 $41,023
Monticello 1,627 $36,955
Silver Creek 223 $30,000
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Wesson High Schools

WESSON ATTENDANCE CENTER
1048 GROVE STREET
601-643-2221
A Title I School.
Serves 1,024 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 18

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