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Collins, Mississippi - Basic Facts

The City of Collins had a population of 3,050 as of July 1, 2016. Collins ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Mississippi. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Collins is located at latitude 31.6483 and longitude -89.5676 in Covington County. The formal boundaries for the City of Collins (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.96 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Covington County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 292 feet.

The City of Collins (GNIS ID: 2404101) 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 City of Collins is located within Supervisor District 3, a minor civil division (MCD) of Covington County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Collins 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 Collins: Williamsburg Depot.


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

POPULATION

Total Population 3,050
Population in Households 2,966
Population in Familes 2,457
Population in Group Qrtrs 84
Population Density1 383
Diversity Index2 58
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,072
Average Household Size 2.77
Family Households 711
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,219 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 691 (56.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 381 (31.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 147 (12.1%)
Median Home Value $96,552
Average Home Value $113,587
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $29,171
Average Household Income $40,106
Per Capita Income $15,630
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.68% 1.77%
Households 2.66% 1.76%
Families 2.84% 1.61%
Median Household Income   0.9%
Per Capita Income   1.29%
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.

Collins, MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Collins 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 # 96 74th
Population Density1 # 226 38th
Diversity Index2 # 35 90th
Median Household Income # 238 35th
Per Capita Income # 274 25th

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