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Bogue Chitto, Mississippi - Basic Facts

The Bogue Chitto Census Designated Place is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Lincoln County at latitude 31.4294 and longitude -90.4619. Lincoln County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 404 feet.

The formal official name is the Bogue Chitto Census Designated Place, but most people and references simply refer to it as Bogue Chitto, Mississippi.

The U5 Census Class Code for Bogue Chitto indicates a populated place that is also a census designated place with the same name.. The Census Designated Place has a Functional Status Code "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The formal boundaries for the Bogue Chitto Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.26 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Bogue Chitto: Lick Skillet.

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Bogue Chitto, MS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 508
Population in Households 508
Population in Familes 440
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 225
Diversity Index2 50


Total Households 189
Average Household Size 2.69
Family Households 135
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 220 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 155 (70.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 34 (15.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 31 (14.1%)
Median Home Value $158,333
Average Home Value $177,742


Median Household Income $42,093
Average Household Income $52,392
Per Capita Income $19,794
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.64% -0.52%
Households -0.49% -0.43%
Families 0.0% -0.75%
Median Household Income   1.6%
Per Capita Income   1.13%
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.


Bogue Chitto, MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bogue Chitto 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 266 27th
Population Density1 # 280 23rd
Diversity Index2 # 130 64th
Median Household Income # 67 82nd
Per Capita Income # 96 74th

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