The City of Byram had a population of 11,919 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Byram is located at latitude 32.1903 and longitude -90.286 in Hinds County. The formal boundaries for the City of Byram (see map below) encompass a land area of 18.36 sq. miles and a water area of 0.27 sq. miles. Hinds County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 266 feet.
The City of Byram (GNIS ID: 2560562) 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 Byram 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||11,919|
|Population in Familes||10,124|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.58|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||4,734 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,292 (69.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,320 (27.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||123 ( 2.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$233,767|
|Average Home Value||$249,324|
|Median Household Income||$55,466|
|Average Household Income||$65,088|
|Per Capita Income||$24,907|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.51%|
|Per Capita Income||2.13%|
The table below compares Byram 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||# 36||90th|
|Population Density1||# 122||67th|
|Diversity Index2||# 92||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 16||96th|
|Per Capita Income||# 24||94th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.