The City of Okolona had a population of 2,696 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Okolona is located at latitude 34.0051 and longitude -88.7477 in Chickasaw County. The formal boundaries for the City of Okolona (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.18 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Chickasaw County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 335 feet.
The City of Okolona (GNIS ID: 2404425) 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 Okolona 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 Okolona: Rose Hill.
|Daytime Population: Workers||1,939|
|Daytime Population: Residents||1,809|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||3,748|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.39|
|Population in Households||2,547|
|Population in Familes||2,016|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||149|
|Median Household Income||$21,259|
|Average Household Income||$32,763|
|Per Capita Income||$13,537|
|Total Housing Units||1,232 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||573 (46.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||471 (38.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||188 (15.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$65,955|
|Average Home Value||$76,832|
|Average Household Size||2.44|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.19%|
|Per Capita Income||1.39%|
The table below compares Okolona 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.
|Total Population||# 99||73rd|
|Population Density||# 224||38th|
|Diversity Index||# 204||44th|
|Median Household Income||# 340||6th|
|Per Capita Income||# 323||11th|
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