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Osyka, Mississippi - Basic Facts

Osyka is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Town of Osyka.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Pike County at latitude 31.0068 and longitude -90.4723. Pike County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 266 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Osyka (see map) encompass a land area of 1.06 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.

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Osyka, MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Osyka 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 # 275 24th
Population Density1 # 199 45th
Diversity Index2 # 105 71st
Median Household Income # 97 73rd
Per Capita Income # 47 87th

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

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

POPULATION

Total Population 472
Population in Households 472
Population in Familes 395
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 446
Diversity Index2 52
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 204
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 141
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 251 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 156 (62.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 49 (19.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 47 (18.7%)
Median Home Value $100,610
Average Home Value $113,065
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $38,313
Average Household Income $54,160
Per Capita Income $22,859
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.67% 0.87%
Households 1.81% 0.96%
Families 2.87% 0.84%
Median Household Income   2.58%
Per Capita Income   1.7%
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.

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