Demographics

People

Total Population468
Male Share of the Population39.7%
Female Share of the Population60.3%
Senior Citizens7.5%
Employed Population 16+173
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married38.9%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher8.7%
Median Earnings25+$26,250
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$35,179

Wealth

Median Family Income$40,833
% Above Poverty Level75.6%
% Below Poverty Level24.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home5.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29.5%
Median Gross Rent$671
Median House Value$79,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)35.9%
Irish15.6%
German13%
English9.4%
Italian3.4%
Welsh1.3%
Dutch0.6%
West Indian0.6%
Scottish0.4%
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Myrtle Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyUnion County
Standard Zip Codes38650
Phone Area Codes662
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude34.55
Approximate Longitude-89.11

Myrtle Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationHICKORY FLAT
Distance5.4 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
StationRIPLEY
Distance15.5 miles
Jan Temp28 to 48 F
Apr Temp46 to 72 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp46 to 73 F
Annual Precip58.2 inches
StationHOLLY SPRINGS 4 N
Distance25.3 miles
Jan Temp27 to 48 F
Apr Temp45 to 71 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp46 to 74 F
Annual Precip57 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Blue Mountain1,132$40,987
Ecru1,237$56,731
Hickory Flat587$44,286
New Albany8,714$56,792
Potts Camp613$32,197
Ripley5,282$52,202

Myrtle Public Schools

Myrtle Attendance Center
1008 Hawk Avenue
ZIP: 38650
(662) 988-2416
Other
Total Enrollment 632
West Union Attendance Center
1610 St Hwy 30 West
ZIP: 38650
(662) 534-4982
Other
Total Enrollment 625
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