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Centreville, Mississippi - Basic Facts

The Town of Centreville had a population of 1,565 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Centreville is located at latitude 31.087 and longitude -91.0654 in Wilkinson County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Centreville (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.32 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Wilkinson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 384 feet.

While the primary coordinates for Town of Centreville are located in Wilkinson County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Amite County.

The Town of Centreville (GNIS ID: 2406250) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Town of Centreville is located within Supervisor District 3, a minor civil division (MCD) of Wilkinson County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Centreville population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Centreville: Centerville.

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Centreville, MS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,565
Population in Households 1,489
Population in Familes 1,222
Population in Group Qrtrs 76
Population Density1 676
Diversity Index2 46


Total Households 586
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 374
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 739 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 384 (52.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 202 (27.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 153 (20.7%)
Median Home Value $77,750
Average Home Value $100,783


Median Household Income $27,864
Average Household Income $43,203
Per Capita Income $17,338
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -1.17% -1.02%
Households -0.95% -0.94%
Families -0.99% -1.09%
Median Household Income   0.91%
Per Capita Income   1.48%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Centreville, MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Centreville to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 155 57th
Population Density1 # 116 68th
Diversity Index2 # 186 49th
Median Household Income # 270 26th
Per Capita Income # 221 39th

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