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Shuqualak, Mississippi - Basic Facts

The Town of Shuqualak had a population of 483 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Shuqualak is located at latitude 32.9793 and longitude -88.5693 in Noxubee County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Shuqualak (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.13 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Noxubee County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 213 feet.

The Town of Shuqualak (GNIS ID: 2407331) 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.

The Town of Shuqualak is located within Supervisor District 4, a minor civil division (MCD) of Noxubee County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Shuqualak 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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Shuqualak, MS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 483
Population in Households 483
Population in Familes 412
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 428
Diversity Index2 41


Total Households 186
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 128
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 230 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 135 (58.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 51 (22.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 44 (19.1%)
Median Home Value $46,875
Average Home Value $83,704


Median Household Income $29,445
Average Household Income $42,801
Per Capita Income $17,251
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.58% -0.46%
Households -0.34% -0.32%
Families -0.37% -0.47%
Median Household Income   0.88%
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.

Shuqualak, MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Shuqualak 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 # 271 25th
Population Density1 # 207 43rd
Diversity Index2 # 223 39th
Median Household Income # 230 37th
Per Capita Income # 226 38th

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