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Demographics

People

Total Population4,516
Male Share of the Population51.3%
Female Share of the Population48.7%
Senior Citizens15.9%
Employed Population 16+1,490
Age of the Population37

Families

% of people married32.5%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher14.6%
Median Earnings25+$31,332
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$16,486
Median Earnings With High School Degree$41,500

Wealth

Median Family Income$43,943
% Above Poverty Level72.3%
% Below Poverty Level27.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time16 minutes
% Working from Home0.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.6%
% Using Public Transportation1.1%

Housing

People Living Alone23.8%
Median Gross Rent$738
Median House Value$108,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)48.5%
Irish8.2%
German3.9%
English3%
Scottish1.6%
French Except Basque1.5%
African1.2%
Dutch1%
Welsh0.8%
Italian0.5%
Austrian0.4%
Nigerian0.2%
Swedish0.2%
Lithuanian0.2%
Czech0.2%
Russian0.2%
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Wiggins Almanac

CategoryValue
County Stone County
Standard Zip Codes39577
Phone Area Codes601
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude30.86
Approximate Longitude-89.13

Wiggins Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationWIGGINS
Distance0.6 miles
Jan Temp37 to 60 F
Apr Temp53 to 78 F
Jul Temp70 to 92 F
Oct Temp54 to 80 F
Annual Precip64.4 inches
StationSAUCIER EXP FOREST
Distance16.4 miles
Jan Temp41 to 62 F
Apr Temp55 to 78 F
Jul Temp71 to 92 F
Oct Temp57 to 80 F
Annual Precip70.1 inches
StationPOPLARVILLE EXP STN
Distance24.6 miles
Jan Temp38 to 60 F
Apr Temp54 to 77 F
Jul Temp71 to 92 F
Oct Temp55 to 80 F
Annual Precip63.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Beaumont964$35,682
Lumberton2,112$22,411
New Augusta799$39,405
Poplarville2,939$61,696

Wiggins Hospitals

Stone County Hospital
(Proprietary)
1434 East Central Avenue
(601) 928-6600

Wiggins Public Schools

Stone Elementary School
1652 East Central Ave
ZIP: 39577
(601) 928-5473
Primary
Total Enrollment 718
Stone High School
400 East Border Ave.
ZIP: 39577
(601) 928-5492
High
Total Enrollment 797
Stone Middle School
532 E Central Ave.
ZIP: 39577
(601) 928-4876
Middle
Total Enrollment 614

Wiggins Private Schools

Vardaman Street Christian Academy
908 Frontage Dr W
ZIP: 39577
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 91
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