Philadelphia Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Company Dedicated. We Train!

    C.R. England - Philadelphia, MS

    C.R. England is now hiring Dedicated Truck Drivers. C.R. Englands Dedicated division is growing at a rapid pace and we need Company Truck Drivers to fill the need As a Dedicated...

    from C.R. England - 30+ days ago
  • Signal Support Systems Specialist - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Philadelphia, MS

    Communication is the heartbeat of any Army National Guard unit. By joining the Army National Guard as a Signal Support Systems Specialist, you will keep the information flowing by...

    from Army National Guard - 9 days ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Philadelphia, MS

    We’ve completed our transformation from a company famous for CDL Training to one that’s perfect for Experienced Drivers, too. We’ve upgraded our pay, driver-support teams,...

    from USA Truck - 3 days ago
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Philadelphia, Mississippi

Philadelphia, the county seat of Neshoba County , is in Neshoba County, Mississippi, United States. The population was 7,303 at the 2000 census. It is the site of the Mississippi Civil Rights Workers Murders about which the movie Mississippi Burning was written. Philadelphia is also the hometown of Olivia Williams Manning, the mother of current NFL quarterbacks Peyton and Eli Manning. It is also the hometown of country music entertainer and Grand Ol' Opry star, Marty Stuart. In 1980 Ronald Reagan, as a candidate for president, delivered a speech at the annual county fair in which he announced "I believe in states' rights." "I believe we have distorted the balance of our government today by giving powers that were never intended to be given in the Constitution to that federal establishment." He went on to promise to "restore to states and local governments the power that properly belongs to them." This was regarded as quite controversial given Philadelphia's history of segregation and...more

Philadelphia Economy

Public utilities Cable television services for the city of Philadelphia are contracted to Northland Cable TV. Electrical utilities include the City of Philadelphia and Central Electric Power Association. The natural gas utility is Reliant Energy Entex. Water and sewer services are provided by Central Water Association and the City of Philadelphia. BellSouth is the local telephone service provider.

Philadelphia Careers

Among the most common occupations in Philadelphia are Management, professional, and related occupations, 28%; Sales and office occupations, 24%; and Service occupations, 18%. Approximately 70 percent of workers in Philadelphia, Mississippi work for companies, 17 percent work for the government and 5 percent are self-employed.

Philadelphia Industries

The leading industries in Philadelphia, Mississippi are Educational, health and social services, 17%; Manufacturing, 17%; and Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services, 15%. Simply Hired's Philadelphia job listings indicate that the following industries in Philadelphia are hiring the most workers:

Philadelphia Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Philadelphia, Mississippi is $25,733, and the median income of households in Philadelphia was $26,438.
 

Average Salaries in Philadelphia, MS

Philadelphia, MS

$26,000
 

According to our Philadelphia Trends data, the number of Philadelphia, Mississippi jobs has increased by 32% since July 2013.
Philadelphia job trends

Philadelphia Employment Statistics

Population of Philadelphia
Total population 7,303
Male 44.86%
Female 55.14%
Median age 36.5
  
Philadelphia Housing
Owner-occupied homes 67.3%
Median cost of a home $56,200
Median mortgage payment $411
Renter-occupied homes 32.7%
Vacant housing 10.7%
Median monthly rent $355
  
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $30,731
Median for all female full-time $20,735
  
Household Income
Less than $10,000 22%
$10,000 to $14,999 11%
$15,000 to $24,999 16%
$25,000 to $34,999 13%
$35,000 to $49,999 17%
$50,000 to $74,999 10%
$75,000 to $99,999 6%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
  
Education
Less than 9th grade 9%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 20%
High school graduate 28%
Some college, no degree 18%
Associate's degree 7%
Bachelor's degree 12%
Graduate degree 6%
  
Marital Status
Never married 29%
Currently married 45%
Separated 3%
Widowed 12%
Divorced 12%
  
Race
White 56%
Black or African American 41%
Asian 0%
Other 3%
  
Philadelphia Commute
Carpool 11.4%
Public transportation 1.0%
Average travel time 16 minutes