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The City of McComb had a population of 12,687 as of July 1, 2016. McComb 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 McComb is located at latitude 31.2445 and longitude -90.4716 in Pike County. The formal boundaries for the City of McComb (see map below) encompass a land area of 11.58 sq. miles and a water area of 0.06 sq. miles. Pike County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 423 feet.

The City of McComb (GNIS ID: 2405045) 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 City of McComb is located within Supervisor District 4, a minor civil division (MCD) of Pike County.

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


Total Population 12,687
Population in Households 12,453
Population in Familes 9,884
Population in Group Qrtrs 234
Population Density1 1,096
Diversity Index2 48


Total Households 4,983
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 3,070
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 5,874 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,450 (41.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,533 (43.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 891 (15.2%)
Median Home Value $91,411
Average Home Value $108,969


Median Household Income $27,980
Average Household Income $42,254
Per Capita Income $16,983
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.13% -0.09%
Households -0.29% -0.19%
Families -0.46% -0.4%
Median Household Income   1.03%
Per Capita Income   1.48%
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.

McComb, MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares McComb 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 # 34 91st
Population Density1 # 62 83rd
Diversity Index2 # 172 53rd
Median Household Income # 264 27th
Per Capita Income # 234 36th

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