Prentiss, Mississippi

Population 1,176

Prentiss is located in Jefferson Davis County, MS. The population is 1,176, making Prentiss the largest city in Jefferson Davis County.

There are 2 public schools in Prentiss with an average Homefacts rating of C. , and there are 6 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Prentiss is very high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Prentiss property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Prentiss include Silver Creek, Bassfield and New Hebron.

Prentiss Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Average
  • No High School Diploma: 20.3%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 68.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 11.1%

Crime Rate

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Registered Offenders

77.24% Higher than national avg.
  • 6 offenders in Prentiss
  • 51.02 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

43 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 2
  • Tanks & Spills: 41


Very High 4.9%
  • Mississippi unemployment average: 3.8%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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There are 2 K-12 public schools in Prentiss, MS and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Prentiss's schools as Average, with an overall C rating.
1 Private School

Prentiss Christian School

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $500
  • 1 Bedroom: $620
  • 2 Bedrooms: $710
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,010
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,040

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Environmental Hazards

43 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (409/421)
    Prentiss, MS has 97.15% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Prentiss, MS is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.89 Average
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 49.82°
  • February 52.83°
  • March 59.93°
  • April 67.05°
  • May 74.29°
  • June 81.94°
  • July 82.67°
  • August 82.54°
  • September 77.45°
  • October 66.2°
  • November 57.52°
  • December 46.33°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Prentiss, MS

Prentiss, MS has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Prentiss, MS has no risk of hurricanes.
Prentiss, MS has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Prentiss, MS has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Prentiss, MS: $30,855


Unemployment in Prentiss is 4.9%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 3.8% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 58.33%
White Collar - 41.67%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Phil Bryant
  • Sen. Thad Cochran
  • Sen. Roger F. Wicker

City Representatives

  • Gregg Harper

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

Nearest Major Airports

15 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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