De Kalb, Mississippi

Population 1,348

De Kalb is located in Kemper County, MS. The population is 1,348, making De Kalb the largest city in Kemper County.

There are 3 public schools in De Kalb with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for De Kalb is very low , and there are 0 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in De Kalb is high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date De Kalb property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near De Kalb include Scooba, Shuqualak and Meridian Station.

De Kalb Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 19.5%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 63.2%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 17.3%

Crime Rate

44.65% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 353
  • Violent Crimes: 491
  • Robbery: 195
  • Burglary: 1
  • Property Crime: 4
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

100.00% Lower than national avg.
  • 0 offenders in De Kalb
  • 0.00 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

34 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 2
  • Superfunds: 1
  • Tanks & Spills: 31


High 5.6%
  • Mississippi unemployment average: 3.8%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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There are 3 K-12 public schools in De Kalb, MS and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates De Kalb's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

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  • Good news! No offenders found in De Kalb, MS.

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  • Good news! No Drug lab found in De Kalb, MS

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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $533
  • 1 Bedroom: $555
  • 2 Bedrooms: $705
  • 3 Bedrooms: $934
  • 4 Bedrooms: $970

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Environmental Hazards

34 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

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

  • January 46°
  • February 49.13°
  • March 57.3°
  • April 64.98°
  • May 70.16°
  • June 80.21°
  • July 81.43°
  • August 81.47°
  • September 75.5°
  • October 64.04°
  • November 54.38°
  • December 48.82°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for De Kalb, MS

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in De Kalb, MS: $37,569


Unemployment in De Kalb is 5.6%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 3.8% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 64.58%
White Collar - 35.42%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Gregg Harper

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

12 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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