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Seminary, Mississippi - Basic Facts

The Town of Seminary is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Covington County at latitude 31.5577 and longitude -89.4993. Covington County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 269 feet.

The formal official name is the Town of Seminary, but most people and references simply refer to it as Seminary, Mississippi.

The P1 Census Class Code for Seminary indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Seminary (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.51 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.

Town of Seminary, MS Boundary Map

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Seminary, MS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 322
Population in Households 322
Population in Familes 273
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 213
Diversity Index2 28
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 138
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 98
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 153 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 118 (77.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 20 (13.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 15 ( 9.8%)
Median Home Value $101,852
Average Home Value $120,690
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $36,135
Average Household Income $49,833
Per Capita Income $19,270
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.59% 0.19%
Households 0.87% 0.29%
Families 2.84% 0.2%
Median Household Income   1.41%
Per Capita Income   1.52%
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.

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Seminary, MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Seminary to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 314 14th
Population Density1 # 286 21st
Diversity Index2 # 299 18th
Median Household Income # 136 63rd
Per Capita Income # 121 67th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.