Isola, MS Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Isola, Mississippi - Basic Facts

The Town of Isola had a population of 653 as of July 1, 2015. Isola ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Mississippi. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Isola is located at latitude 33.2634 and longitude -90.5923 in Humphreys County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Isola (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.74 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Humphreys County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 115 feet.

The Town of Isola 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 Isola population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Isola: Dawson Lake.

Town of Isola, MS Boundary Map

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Isola, MS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)

POPULATION

Total Population 653
Population in Households 653
Population in Familes 555
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 884
Diversity Index2 35
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 247
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 175
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 298 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 143 (48.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 104 (34.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 51 (17.1%)
Median Home Value $73,052
Average Home Value $80,070
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $20,030
Average Household Income $27,952
Per Capita Income $10,109
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -1.66% -1.16%
Households -1.47% -1.08%
Families -0.32% -1.17%
Median Household Income   3.63%
Per Capita Income   2.26%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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Isola, MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Isola 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 240 34th
Population Density1 # 81 78th
Diversity Index2 # 268 26th
Median Household Income # 344 5th
Per Capita Income # 353 3rd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.