Demographics

People

Total Population407
Male Share of the Population48.6%
Female Share of the Population51.4%
Senior Citizens16.7%
Employed Population 16+176
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married40.5%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher27.8%
Median Earnings25+$32,857
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$23,558
Median Earnings With High School Degree$34,167

Wealth

Median Family Income$47,500
% Above Poverty Level77.6%
% Below Poverty Level22.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home0.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone37.4%
Median Gross Rent$821
Median House Value$89,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)62.9%
Irish5.7%
German4.2%
English4.2%
Italian2.7%
Scottish1.7%
Welsh0.5%
Swedish0.2%
African0.2%
Dutch0.2%
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Merigold Almanac

CategoryValue
County Bolivar County
Standard Zip Codes38759
Phone Area Codes662
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude33.83
Approximate Longitude-90.72

Merigold Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCLEVELAND 3 N
Distance2.7 miles
Jan Temp31 to 49 F
Apr Temp51 to 73 F
Jul Temp72 to 92 F
Oct Temp51 to 76 F
Annual Precip50.9 inches
StationCLEVELAND
Distance7.3 miles
Jan Temp34 to 51 F
Apr Temp53 to 74 F
Jul Temp74 to 93 F
Oct Temp54 to 77 F
Annual Precip55.1 inches
StationCLARKSDALE
Distance26.6 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Boyle990$43,043
Cleveland12,157$54,494
Mound Bayou1,734$23,026
Pace170$49,167
Shelby2,144$22,788
Winstonville231$49,063

Merigold Public Schools

Hayes Cooper Center For Math Sc Tec
500 N Martin L. King
ZIP: 38759
(662) 748-2734
Primary
Total Enrollment 373
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