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Demographics

People

Total Population780
Male Share of the Population51.4%
Female Share of the Population48.6%
Senior Citizens9.6%
Employed Population 16+257
Age of the Population30

Families

% of people married65.6%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13.2%
Median Earnings25+$32,065
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$15,833
Median Earnings With High School Degree$38,125

Wealth

Median Family Income$46,705
% Above Poverty Level76.8%
% Below Poverty Level23.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time29 minutes
% Working from Home2.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone20.9%
Median Gross Rent$709
Median House Value$100,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)45.9%
English13.1%
Irish7.6%
German6.7%
Scottish2.8%
French Except Basque0.4%
Dutch0.3%
Greek0.1%
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Algoma Almanac

CategoryValue
County Pontotoc County
P.O. Box Zip Codes38820
Phone Area Codes662
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude34.17
Approximate Longitude-89.03

Algoma Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationPONTOTOC EXP STN
Distance2.5 miles
Jan Temp31 to 50 F
Apr Temp49 to 72 F
Jul Temp71 to 91 F
Oct Temp51 to 75 F
Annual Precip58.4 inches
StationVERONA EXPERIMENT STN
Distance18.1 miles
Jan Temp30 to 50 F
Apr Temp49 to 73 F
Jul Temp71 to 91 F
Oct Temp49 to 75 F
Annual Precip55.6 inches
StationHICKORY FLAT
Distance31.7 miles
Jan Temp27 to 49 F
Apr Temp47 to 72 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp47 to 74 F
Annual Precip58.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Ecru1,309$56,094
Pontotoc5,906$55,807
Sherman739$37,143
Thaxton982$49,167
Toccopola201$30,625
Verona3,032$30,057
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