The table below compares Hancock County to the other 82 counties and county equivalents 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.
|Total Population||# 18||79th|
|Population Density1||# 13||85th|
|Diversity Index2||# 77||7th|
|Median Household Income||# 10||89th|
|Per Capita Income||# 6||94th|
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|Population in Households||46,870|
|Population in Familes||37,883|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||547|
|Average Household Size||2.48|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||24,113 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||14,355 (59.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||4,575 (19.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||5,183 (21.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$146,043|
|Average Home Value||$175,021|
|Median Household Income||$40,890|
|Average Household Income||$56,772|
|Per Capita Income||$22,742|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.05%|
|Per Capita Income||2.06%|
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