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Roxie, Mississippi - Basic Facts

Roxie is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Town of Roxie.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Franklin County at latitude 31.5046 and longitude -91.069. Franklin County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 239 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Roxie (see map) encompass a land area of 1.13 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 474
Population in Households 474
Population in Familes 414
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 419
Diversity Index2 48


Total Households 175
Average Household Size 2.71
Family Households 126
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 215 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 136 (63.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 39 (18.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 40 (18.6%)
Median Home Value $79,032
Average Home Value $85,294


Median Household Income $30,456
Average Household Income $40,394
Per Capita Income $14,780
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -1.11% -0.73%
Households -0.66% -0.58%
Families -0.91% -0.64%
Median Household Income   3.29%
Per Capita Income   1.32%
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.


Roxie, MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Roxie 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 # 274 25th
Population Density1 # 210 42nd
Diversity Index2 # 165 55th
Median Household Income # 220 40th
Per Capita Income # 279 23rd

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