Pelahatchie, Mississippi

Population 1,522

Pelahatchie is located in Rankin County, MS. The population is 1,522, making Pelahatchie the 6th largest city in Rankin County.

There are 2 public schools in Pelahatchie with an average Homefacts rating of B. The total crime rate for Pelahatchie is low , and there are 8 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Pelahatchie is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Pelahatchie property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Pelahatchie include Morton, Polkville and Brandon.

Pelahatchie Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 27.4%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 63.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 9.1%

Crime Rate

51.41% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 111
  • Violent Crimes: 106
  • Robbery: 8
  • Burglary: 201
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 790

Registered Offenders

77.91% Higher than national avg.
  • 8 offenders in Pelahatchie
  • 52.56 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

23 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 2
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 21


Low 2.7%
  • 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 Pelahatchie, MS and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Pelahatchie's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.
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1 Private School

East Rankin Academy

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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1 Building Permits View All

  • In 2013, the city of Pelahatchie, MS issued 1 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2012, the city of Pelahatchie, MS issued 0 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $713
  • 1 Bedroom: $740
  • 2 Bedrooms: $863
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,067
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,220

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Environmental Hazards

23 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (409/421)
    Pelahatchie, MS has 97.15% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Pelahatchie, MS is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.89 Average
    Pelahatchie, MS is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 46.88°
  • February 50.02°
  • March 58.1°
  • April 66.52°
  • May 73.39°
  • June 81.44°
  • July 82.57°
  • August 82.63°
  • September 76.4°
  • October 64.7°
  • November 53.78°
  • December 46.33°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Pelahatchie, MS

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Pelahatchie, MS: $32,063


Unemployment in Pelahatchie is 2.7%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.8% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 42.72%
White Collar - 57.28%


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

13 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Pelahatchie, MS

0 Libraries view all

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0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Pelahatchie, MS
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