Glendale, MS Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Glendale, Mississippi - Basic Facts

The Glendale Census Designated Place had a population of 1,668 as of July 1, 2016. Glendale ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 Glendale is located at latitude 31.368 and longitude -89.3086 in Forrest County. The formal boundaries for the Glendale Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.63 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Forrest County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 167 feet.

The Glendale Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2586594) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Glendale Census Designated Place is located within Supervisor District 2, a minor civil division (MCD) of Forrest County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Glendale 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 Glendale: Hickory Grove.

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


Total Population 1,668
Population in Households 1,668
Population in Familes 1,353
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,023
Diversity Index2 55


Total Households 618
Average Household Size 2.7
Family Households 417
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 650 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 470 (72.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 148 (22.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 32 ( 4.9%)
Median Home Value $87,435
Average Home Value $109,309


Median Household Income $38,472
Average Household Income $44,313
Per Capita Income $16,813
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.11% -0.11%
Households -0.03% -0.19%
Families -0.64% -0.44%
Median Household Income   0.0%
Per Capita Income   0.98%
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.

Glendale, MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Glendale 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 # 147 60th
Population Density1 # 68 81st
Diversity Index2 # 60 85th
Median Household Income # 112 69th
Per Capita Income # 241 34th

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