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Demographics

People

Total Population1,591
Male Share of the Population48.1%
Female Share of the Population51.9%
Senior Citizens21.3%
Employed Population 16+482
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married34.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher21.3%
Median Earnings25+$24,069
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$20,417
Median Earnings With High School Degree$19,805

Wealth

Median Family Income$33,269
% Above Poverty Level68.8%
% Below Poverty Level31.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home4.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.7%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone33.9%
Median Gross Rent$569
Median House Value$60,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)63.2%
English14.5%
Irish4.3%
German3.6%
Italian1.8%
African1.5%
French Except Basque0.9%
Scottish0.5%
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Marks Almanac

CategoryValue
County Quitman County
Standard Zip Codes38646
Phone Area Codes662
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude34.25
Approximate Longitude-90.27

Marks Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationBATESVILLE 2 SW
Distance16.8 miles
Jan Temp29 to 50 F
Apr Temp48 to 73 F
Jul Temp69 to 91 F
Oct Temp48 to 76 F
Annual Precip55.9 inches
StationCLARKSDALE
Distance17.3 miles
Jan Temp32 to 49 F
Apr Temp52 to 73 F
Jul Temp72 to 92 F
Oct Temp52 to 75 F
Annual Precip54.2 inches
StationTUNICA 2
Distance30.2 miles
Jan Temp31 to 48 F
Apr Temp51 to 72 F
Jul Temp72 to 92 F
Oct Temp51 to 75 F
Annual Precip54.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Crowder756$31,136
Falcon142$41,250
Jonestown1,427$24,286
Lambert1,249$27,750
Lyon322$74,375
Sledge501$34,643

Marks Public Libraries

Marks-quitman County Library
315 EAST MAIN STREET
Marks, Mississippi
(662) 326-7141

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Marks Hospitals

Quitman County Hospital
(Proprietary)
340 Getwell Drive
(662) 326-8031

Marks Public Schools

M. S. Palmer High School
1315 Martin Luther King Drive, P O Box 350
ZIP: 38646
(662) 326-5191
High
Total Enrollment 358
Quitman Co Vocational Complex
Hwy # 3 South, P. O. Box 171
ZIP: 38646
(662) 326-8427
High
Quitman County Middle School
450 Humphrey Street, P. O. Box 290
ZIP: 38646
(662) 326-6871
Middle
Total Enrollment 367

Marks Private Schools

Delta Academy
1150 Riverside Dr
ZIP: 38646
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 170
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