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Demographics

People

Total Population1,750
Male Share of the Population46.2%
Female Share of the Population53.8%
Senior Citizens14.7%
Employed Population 16+459
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married25.9%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher16.4%
Median Earnings25+$18,167
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$20,667
Median Earnings With High School Degree$15,150

Wealth

Median Family Income$22,796
% Above Poverty Level49.4%
% Below Poverty Level50.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home1.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.7%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone31.5%
Median Gross Rent$428
Median House Value$62,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)88.4%
Italian2.2%
African1.7%
English1.7%
Irish1.5%
German0.5%
French Except Basque0.5%
Scottish0.2%
Russian0.2%
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Shaw Almanac

CategoryValue
County Bolivar County
Standard Zip Codes38773
Phone Area Codes662
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude33.6
Approximate Longitude-90.77

Shaw 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
Distance9.4 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
StationCLEVELAND 3 N
Distance14.1 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
StationMINTER CITY 2 SE
Distance30.3 miles
Jan Temp33 to 50 F
Apr Temp51 to 74 F
Jul Temp71 to 92 F
Oct Temp51 to 76 F
Annual Precip58.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Benoit460$23,000
Boyle991$27,386
Cleveland12,346$52,351
Indianola10,047$29,331
Pace165$45,833
Sunflower1,186$24,931

Shaw Public Schools

Mcevans School
601 Hwy 61 North, Post Office Box 560
ZIP: 38773
(662) 754-4871
Primary
Total Enrollment 342
Mcevans School
601 Hwy 61 North, Post Office Box 560
ZIP: 38773
(662) 754-4871
Shaw High School
214 Dean Blvd, 200 Jefferson Blvd
ZIP: 38773
(662) 754-4181
High
Total Enrollment 154
Shaw High School
214 Dean Blvd, 200 Jefferson Blvd
ZIP: 38773
(662) 754-4181
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