The Town of Gloster had a population of 978 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Gloster is located at latitude 31.1951 and longitude -91.0177 in Amite County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Gloster (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.82 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Amite County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 423 feet.
The Town of Gloster (GNIS ID: 2406580) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Gloster population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||978|
|Population in Familes||779|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.3|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||491 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||308 (62.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||118 (24.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||65 (13.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$52,917|
|Average Home Value||$62,581|
|Median Household Income||$23,429|
|Average Household Income||$35,884|
|Per Capita Income||$15,036|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.34%|
|Per Capita Income||0.94%|
The table below compares Gloster 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.
|Total Population||# 208||43rd|
|Population Density1||# 164||55th|
|Diversity Index2||# 135||63rd|
|Median Household Income||# 321||12th|
|Per Capita Income||# 290||20th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.