The City of Lucedale had a population of 3,098 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Lucedale is located at latitude 30.9312 and longitude -88.5959 in George County. The formal boundaries for the City of Lucedale (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.39 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. George County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 282 feet.
The City of Lucedale (GNIS ID: 2404968) 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 Lucedale population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||2,616|
|Population in Familes||2,208|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||482|
|Average Household Size||2.62|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,205 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||680 (56.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||318 (26.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||207 (17.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$127,837|
|Average Home Value||$142,716|
|Median Household Income||$37,494|
|Average Household Income||$52,900|
|Per Capita Income||$19,092|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.58%|
|Per Capita Income||0.98%|
The table below compares Lucedale 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||# 94||74th|
|Population Density1||# 178||51st|
|Diversity Index2||# 196||46th|
|Median Household Income||# 124||66th|
|Per Capita Income||# 152||58th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.