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Anguilla, Mississippi - Basic Facts

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

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Sharkey County at latitude 32.974 and longitude -90.8245. Sharkey County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 108 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Anguilla (see map) encompass a land area of 1.03 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Anguilla: Auguilla, McKinneyville.

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


Total Population 729
Population in Households 726
Population in Familes 600
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density1 705
Diversity Index2 38


Total Households 270
Average Household Size 2.69
Family Households 190
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 310 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 177 (57.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 94 (30.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 40 (12.9%)
Median Home Value $70,000
Average Home Value $73,864


Median Household Income $26,723
Average Household Income $41,825
Per Capita Income $16,004
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.1% -0.33%
Households 0.35% -0.15%
Families -0.12% -0.32%
Median Household Income   2.67%
Per Capita Income   1.91%
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.


Anguilla, MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Anguilla 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 # 228 37th
Population Density1 # 114 69th
Diversity Index2 # 244 33rd
Median Household Income # 272 25th
Per Capita Income # 241 34th

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