The City of Lucedale had a population of 3,044 as of July 1, 2015.
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 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, 2015.
|Population in Households||2,559|
|Population in Familes||2,164|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||485|
|Average Household Size||2.59|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,185 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||679 (57.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||310 (26.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||196 (16.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$95,600|
|Average Home Value||$115,265|
|Median Household Income||$36,028|
|Average Household Income||$48,763|
|Per Capita Income||$16,255|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.12%|
|Per Capita Income||2.17%|
The table below compares Lucedale to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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||# 183||50th|
|Diversity Index2||# 195||46th|
|Median Household Income||# 130||64th|
|Per Capita Income||# 224||38th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.