Sherman, MS

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Sherman Profile


Overview

Sherman is a tiny town located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 700 people and just one neighborhood, Sherman is the 193rd largest community in Mississippi.

Sherman real estate is some of the most expensive in Mississippi, although Sherman house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some towns, Sherman isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Sherman are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Sherman is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Sherman who work in office and administrative support (25.10%), sales jobs (16.35%), and personal care services (9.13%).

Setting & Lifestyle

Sherman’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.

Sherman is a very car-oriented town. 98.05% of residents commute to work in a private automobile rather than by other means, such as public transit, bicycling, or walking. This is because Sherman is a small town , and most people who live here have to drive out of town for work, and the town population is not large nor dense enough to support an extensive public transportation system. Sherman has a lot of rural roads, and houses can be far apart. Many residents drive out of town for regular shopping trips as well.

Sherman Demographics

The population of Sherman has a very low overall level of education: only 9.03% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.

The per capita income in Sherman in 2010 was $18,178, which is lower middle income relative to Mississippi, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $72,712 for a family of four. Sherman also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 35.89% of its population below the federal poverty line.

Sherman is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Sherman home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sherman residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Sherman include Irish, German, English, Scots-Irish, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Sherman is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Arabic.


Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Geological Service, American Community Survey.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2020. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

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Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Sherman, MS HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated May 2020.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2018 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2019 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Sherman 0.101011101001110
Mississippi 2.34

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Sherman VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

property Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Property Crime Index By Type
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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Sherman 0.101011101001110
Mississippi 24.03

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

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Sherman Property CRIMES

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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Sherman 0.101011101001110
Mississippi 18

Neighborhood Public School Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more

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School Rating Information

 

School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

PONTOTOC CO SCHOOL DIST


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Mississippi

(10 is best)

Better than of MS school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to MS* Quality Rating Compared to Nation*
North Pontotoc Upper Elementary School
1620 Old Highway 15
Ecru, MS 38841
05-06
North Pontotoc Elementary School
8324 Hwy 15 North
Ecru, MS 38841
KG-04
North Pontotoc High School
8324 Hwy 15 North
Ecru, MS 38841
07-12
North Pontotoc Middle School
8324 Hwy 15 North
Ecru, MS 38841
07-08
Pontotoc Co Alternative Program School
354 Center Ridge Drive
Pontotoc, MS 38863
N-N
Pontotoc Ridge Career & Tech. Cnt. School
354 Center Ridge Drive
Pontotoc, MS 38863
N-N
South Pontotoc Elementary School
1523 South Pontotoc Road
Pontotoc, MS 38863
KG-05
South Pontotoc High School
1523 South Pontotoc Road
Pontotoc, MS 38863
09-12
South Pontotoc Middle School
1523 South Pontotoc Road
Pontotoc, MS 38863
06-08
* 10 is highest

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 65.3% 74.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 54.2% 68.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.1% 5.5%

Educational Expenditures

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PONTOTOC CITY SCHOOLS


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Mississippi

(10 is best)

Better than of MS school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to MS* Quality Rating Compared to Nation*
D T Cox Elementary School
304 Clark Street
Pontotoc, MS 38863
03-04
Pontotoc Elementary School
145 Fred Dowdy Street
Pontotoc, MS 38863
KG-02
Pontotoc High School
123 North Main Street
Pontotoc, MS 38863
09-12
Pontotoc Junior High School
132 North Main Street
Pontotoc, MS 38863
07-08
Pontotoc Middle School
135 Education Drive
Pontotoc, MS 38863
05-06
* 10 is highest

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 66.4% 74.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 59.0% 68.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.3% 5.5%

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