Sledge, MS

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640 Vital Statistics. 35 Condition Alerts found.

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Sledge Profile


Overview

Sledge is a tiny town located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 519 people and just one neighborhood, Sledge is the 203rd largest community in Mississippi.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some towns, Sledge isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Sledge are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Sledge is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sledge who work in law enforcement and fire fighting (14.48%), personal care services (11.72%), and management occupations (10.34%).

Another important characteristic of Sledge is that a lot of people work in agricultural jobs, especially compared to most other communities in America, and there are quite a number of farms in town.


Setting & Lifestyle

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

The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Sledge has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Sledge a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

One downside of living in Sledge, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 37.09 minutes every day commuting to work.

As is often the case in a small town, Sledge doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Sledge Demographics

In Sledge, just 8.56% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.

The per capita income in Sledge in 2010 was $11,706, which is low income relative to Mississippi and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $46,824 for a family of four. Sledge also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 44.61% of its population below the federal poverty line.

The people who call Sledge home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sledge residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Sledge include English, French , British, and Welsh.

The most common language spoken in Sledge is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Native American languages.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

136 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Sledge 0.101011101001110
Mississippi 2.76
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Sledge 0.101011101001110
Mississippi 28.34
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Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Sledge 0.101011101001110
Mississippi 21

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 10 Condition Alerts found.

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
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District Quality Compared to Mississippi

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Better than of MS school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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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
Quitman Co Vocational Complex
Hwy # 3 South
Marks, MS, 38646
07-12
M. S. Palmer High School
1315 Martin Luther King Drive
Marks, MS, 38646
09-12
Quitman County Elementary School
Hwy 3 South
Lambert, MS, 38643
PK-04
Quitman County Middle School
450 Humphrey Street
Marks, MS, 38646
05-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 99.3% 72.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 99.3% 64.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 7.4%

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