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Calhoun City, Mississippi - Basic Facts

The Town of Calhoun City had a population of 1,669 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Calhoun City is located at latitude 33.8593 and longitude -89.3146 in Calhoun County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Calhoun City (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.36 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Calhoun County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 285 feet.

The Town of Calhoun City (GNIS ID: 2405363) 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 Calhoun City is located within Supervisor District 4, a minor civil division (MCD) of Calhoun County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Calhoun City population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Calhoun City: Burkett.

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Calhoun City, MS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,669
Daytime Population: Workers 1,310
Daytime Population: Residents 1,090
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,400
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.44
Population in Households 1,562
Population in Familes 1,250
Population in Group Qrtrs 107
Population Density2 708
Diversity Index3 51


Median Household Income $24,743
Average Household Income $36,022
Per Capita Income $15,539


Total Housing Units 810 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 382 (47.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 274 (33.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 154 (19.0%)
Median Home Value $78,902
Average Home Value $102,683


Total Households 656
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 419
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.84% -0.66%
Households -0.79% -0.62%
Families -1.6% -0.73%
Median Household Income   0.31%
Per Capita Income   1.77%

Calhoun City, MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Calhoun City to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 143 61st
Population Density # 106 71st
Diversity Index # 125 65th
Median Household Income # 316 13th
Per Capita Income # 297 18th

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