Lyman is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Lyman Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Harrison County at latitude 30.4947 and longitude -89.1256. Harrison County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 72 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Lyman Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 7.77 sq. miles and a water area of 0.3 sq. miles.Photos of the local Lyman, MS area
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|Population in Households||1,392|
|Population in Familes||1,166|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||3|
|Average Household Size||2.55|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||706 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||414 (58.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||131 (18.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||161 (22.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$233,871|
|Average Home Value||$258,756|
|Median Household Income||$44,805|
|Average Household Income||$61,137|
|Per Capita Income||$23,787|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.59%|
|Per Capita Income||2.34%|
The table below compares Lyman 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.
|Total Population||# 167||54th|
|Population Density1||# 301||17th|
|Diversity Index2||# 219||40th|
|Median Household Income||# 53||86th|
|Per Capita Income||# 36||90th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.