Noxubee County MS Information


Noxubee County Subdivisions

Noxubee County MS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 11,453
Population in Households 11,280
Population in Familes 9,641
Population in Group Qrtrs 173
Population Density1 17
Diversity Index2 43


Total Households 4,333
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 2,982
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 5,214 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,243 (62.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,090 (20.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 881 (16.9%)
Median Home Value $64,232
Average Home Value $81,406


Median Household Income $26,460
Average Household Income $39,318
Per Capita Income $15,140
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.13% -0.22%
Households 0.1% -0.08%
Families -0.13% -0.22%
Median Household Income   0.69%
Per Capita Income   1.17%
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.


Noxubee County MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Noxubee County to the other 82 counties and county equivalents 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 # 67 20th
Population Density1 # 76 9th
Diversity Index2 # 61 27th
Median Household Income # 75 10th
Per Capita Income # 75 10th

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