Gulf Park Estates, MS Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Gulf Park Estates, Mississippi - Basic Facts

The Gulf Park Estates Census Designated Place had a population of 5,980 as of July 1, 2016. Gulf Park Estates 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 Gulf Park Estates is located at latitude 30.3793 and longitude -88.7579 in Jackson County. The formal boundaries for the Gulf Park Estates Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.65 sq. miles and a water area of 0.13 sq. miles. Jackson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 16 feet.

The Gulf Park Estates Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402556) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Gulf Park Estates Census Designated Place is located within Supervisor District 5, a minor civil division (MCD) of Jackson County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Gulf Park Estates population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Gulf Park Estates, MS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 5,980
Population in Households 5,980
Population in Familes 5,152
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 2,253
Diversity Index2 39


Total Households 2,123
Average Household Size 2.82
Family Households 1,617
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,391 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,657 (69.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 465 (19.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 268 (11.2%)
Median Home Value $169,899
Average Home Value $190,898


Median Household Income $68,590
Average Household Income $82,640
Per Capita Income $29,128
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.72% 0.72%
Households 0.7% 0.71%
Families 0.65% 0.57%
Median Household Income   2.7%
Per Capita Income   2.09%
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.

Gulf Park Estates, MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Gulf Park Estates to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 62 83rd
Population Density1 # 7 98th
Diversity Index2 # 240 34th
Median Household Income # 6 99th
Per Capita Income # 13 97th

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