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Demographics

People

Total Population1,365
Male Share of the Population44%
Female Share of the Population56%
Senior Citizens16.3%
Employed Population 16+489
Age of the Population34

Families

% of people married36.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher23.8%
Median Earnings25+$26,250
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$24,135

Wealth

Median Family Income$39,554
% Above Poverty Level70.9%
% Below Poverty Level29.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time31 minutes
% Working from Home2.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone43.2%
Median Gross Rent$449
Median House Value$100,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)62.5%
Irish4.2%
German3.8%
English3.7%
Scottish0.7%
French Except Basque0.7%
West Indian0.2%
Welsh0.2%
Dutch0.2%
Italian0.2%
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Monticello Almanac

CategoryValue
County Lawrence County
Standard Zip Codes39654
Phone Area Codes601
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude31.55
Approximate Longitude-90.11

Monticello Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationMONTICELLO
Distance3.6 miles
Jan Temp35 to 58 F
Apr Temp51 to 77 F
Jul Temp70 to 93 F
Oct Temp51 to 78 F
Annual Precip62 inches
StationBROOKHAVEN CITY
Distance20.2 miles
Jan Temp35 to 57 F
Apr Temp51 to 76 F
Jul Temp70 to 91 F
Oct Temp52 to 78 F
Annual Precip61.3 inches
StationTYLERTOWN 2 WNW
Distance30.4 miles
Jan Temp39 to 60 F
Apr Temp54 to 77 F
Jul Temp71 to 91 F
Oct Temp55 to 80 F
Annual Precip63.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bassfield316$38,750
Brookhaven12,418$40,018
Georgetown275$55,536
Prentiss1,370$31,761
Silver Creek185$35,179
Wesson2,295$65,677

Monticello Hospitals

Lawrence County Hospital
(Government - Local)
1065 East Broad Street
(601) 587-4051

Monticello Public Schools

Monticello Elementary School
957 Mcpherson Dr.
ZIP: 39654
(601) 587-7609
Primary
Total Enrollment 524
Topeka Tilton Attendance Center
853 Hightway 27 South
ZIP: 39654
(601) 587-4895
Primary
Total Enrollment 393
Lawrence Co Tech & Career Center
686 Smith Lane
ZIP: 39654
(601) 587-9346
High
Rod Paige Middle School
1570 Highway 84 West
ZIP: 39654
(601) 587-2128
Middle
Total Enrollment 361
Lawrence County High School
713 Thomas E. Jolly Dr., P.o. Box 488
ZIP: 39654
(601) 587-4910
High
Total Enrollment 589
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