The City of Okolona had a population of 2,662 as of July 1, 2016.
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, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Okolona: Rose Hill.
|Population in Households||2,515|
|Population in Familes||1,995|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||147|
|Average Household Size||2.42|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,225 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||583 (47.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||457 (37.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||185 (15.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$64,925|
|Average Home Value||$77,277|
|Median Household Income||$20,250|
|Average Household Income||$31,178|
|Per Capita Income||$13,027|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.82%|
|Per Capita Income||1.17%|
The table below compares Okolona 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||# 101||72nd|
|Population Density1||# 229||37th|
|Diversity Index2||# 199||45th|
|Median Household Income||# 341||6th|
|Per Capita Income||# 325||10th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.