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Demographics

People

Total Population800
Male Share of the Population40%
Female Share of the Population60%
Senior Citizens11.9%
Employed Population 16+247
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married22.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher15.3%
Median Earnings25+$19,716
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$15,865
Median Earnings With High School Degree$22,083

Wealth

Median Family Income$19,375
% Above Poverty Level54.7%
% Below Poverty Level45.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time32 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.4%
% Using Public Transportation2.8%

Housing

People Living Alone40.3%
Median Gross Rent$556
Median House Value$51,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)95.4%
Irish1.6%
Jamaican0.8%
West Indian0.8%
African0.6%
English0.3%
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Pickens Almanac

CategoryValue
County Holmes County, Yazoo County
Standard Zip Codes39146, 39179
Phone Area Codes662
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude32.89
Approximate Longitude-89.96

Pickens Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationPICKENS
Distance0.3 miles
Jan Temp33 to 55 F
Apr Temp50 to 75 F
Jul Temp69 to 90 F
Oct Temp50 to 77 F
Annual Precip57.4 inches
StationCANTON 4 N
Distance15.4 miles
Jan Temp35 to 55 F
Apr Temp52 to 76 F
Jul Temp71 to 93 F
Oct Temp51 to 77 F
Annual Precip55.7 inches
StationKOSCIUSKO
Distance24.4 miles
Jan Temp33 to 54 F
Apr Temp49 to 75 F
Jul Temp70 to 92 F
Oct Temp50 to 77 F
Annual Precip60.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Canton13,504$44,694
Durant2,851$25,162
Goodman1,340$21,667
Lexington2,133$31,923
Sallis144$33,750
West221$40,250
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