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People

Total Population 195
Male Share of the Population 46.7%
Female Share of the Population 53.3%
Senior Citizens 19.5%
Employed Population 16+ 53
Age of the Population 45

Families

% of people married 35.8%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 25%
Median Earnings25+ $11,250
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $6,071
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $29,583
% Above Poverty Level 56.4%
% Below Poverty Level 43.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 30 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 5.7%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 32.8%
Median Gross Rent $0
Median House Value $73,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 24.1%
US/American 0%
English 1%
Irish 5.6%

West Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 66 miles N of Jackson, Mississippi (center to center)
Nearest Large City 136 miles S of Memphis, Tennessee
County Holmes
Standard Zip Codes 39192
Phone Area Codes 662
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 33.196
Longitude -89.777

West 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 KOSCIUSKO
Distance 14.4 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 54 F
Apr Temp 49 to 75 F
Jul Temp 70 to 92 F
Oct Temp 50 to 77 F
Annual Precip 60.3 inches
Station PICKENS
Distance 24.3 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 55 F
Apr Temp 50 to 75 F
Jul Temp 69 to 90 F
Oct Temp 50 to 77 F
Annual Precip 57.4 inches
Station CANTON 4 N
Distance 39.6 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 55 F
Apr Temp 52 to 76 F
Jul Temp 71 to 93 F
Oct Temp 51 to 77 F
Annual Precip 55.7 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Possumneck (39192)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Durant 2,598 $25,773
Goodman 1,436 $20,083
Kosciusko 7,302 $34,399
Lexington 2,113 $30,043
Sallis 134 $48,125
Vaiden 1,120 $26,833
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