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People

Total Population 4,463
Male Share of the Population 54.7%
Female Share of the Population 45.3%
Senior Citizens 14.3%
Employed Population 16+ 1,416
Age of the Population 40

Families

% of people married 31.7%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 11.7%
Median Earnings25+ $24,282
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $14,713
Median Earnings With High School Degree $30,135

Wealth

Median Family Income $41,827
% Above Poverty Level 69.4%
% Below Poverty Level 30.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 20 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.2%
% Using Public Transportation 2.1%

Housing

People Living Alone 21.6%
Median Gross Rent $721
Median House Value $116,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 46.2%
US/American 0%
English 5.1%
Irish 9.7%

Wiggins Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 34 miles N of Gulfport, Mississippi (center to center)
Nearest Large City 84 miles NE of New Orleans, Louisiana
County Stone
Standard Zip Codes 39577
Phone Area Codes 601
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 30.858
Longitude -89.135

Wiggins 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 WIGGINS
Distance 0.6 miles
Jan Temp 37 to 60 F
Apr Temp 53 to 78 F
Jul Temp 70 to 92 F
Oct Temp 54 to 80 F
Annual Precip 64.4 inches
Station SAUCIER EXP FOREST
Distance 16.4 miles
Jan Temp 41 to 62 F
Apr Temp 55 to 78 F
Jul Temp 71 to 92 F
Oct Temp 57 to 80 F
Annual Precip 70.1 inches
Station POPLARVILLE EXP STN
Distance 24.6 miles
Jan Temp 38 to 60 F
Apr Temp 54 to 77 F
Jul Temp 71 to 92 F
Oct Temp 55 to 80 F
Annual Precip 63.1 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Whites Crossing (39577)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Beaumont 1,225 $31,250
Lumberton 2,148 $23,875
New Augusta 763 $36,094
Poplarville 2,874 $60,921
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Wiggins High Schools

STONE HIGH SCHOOL
400 EAST BORDER AVE.
601-928-5492
Serves 741 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.1

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