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Demographics

People

Total Population3,340
Male Share of the Population48.7%
Female Share of the Population51.3%
Senior Citizens19.6%
Employed Population 16+1,357
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married40.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher16.1%
Median Earnings25+$31,171
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$43,661
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,154

Wealth

Median Family Income$45,536
% Above Poverty Level77.2%
% Below Poverty Level22.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home0.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone37.5%
Median Gross Rent$458
Median House Value$99,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)46.1%
Irish6.2%
English6%
German2.8%
Polish1.7%
Italian1.7%
French Except Basque1.7%
Scottish1.3%
Dutch1.2%
African0.7%
Canadian0.3%
Swedish0.2%
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Water Valley Almanac

CategoryValue
County Yalobusha County
Standard Zip Codes38965
Phone Area Codes662
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude34.16
Approximate Longitude-89.63

Water Valley Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationWATER VALLEY 1 NNE
Distance1.1 miles
Jan Temp30 to 50 F
Apr Temp48 to 73 F
Jul Temp70 to 91 F
Oct Temp48 to 75 F
Annual Precip58.3 inches
StationUNIVERSITY
Distance17 miles
Jan Temp28 to 50 F
Apr Temp47 to 73 F
Jul Temp69 to 91 F
Oct Temp47 to 75 F
Annual Precip57.6 inches
StationHICKORY FLAT
Distance41.1 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Coffeeville1,068$39,514
Courtland569$39,688
Oakland702$30,833
Oxford22,092$68,843
Pope230$42,813
Taylor373$86,379

Water Valley Public Libraries

Blackmur Memorial Library
608 BLACKMUR DRIVE
Water Valley, Mississippi
(662) 473-2444

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Water Valley Hospitals

Yalobusha General Hospital
(Government - Local)
630 S. Main Street
(662) 473-1411

Water Valley Public Schools

Davidson Elementary School
207 Goode Street
ZIP: 38965
(662) 473-1110
Primary
Total Enrollment 682
Water Valley High School
550 Markette Street
ZIP: 38965
(662) 473-2468
High
Total Enrollment 521

Water Valley Private Schools

Faith Christian Academy
1300 Eckford St
ZIP: 38965
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 9
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