The City of Wiggins had a population of 4,211 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Wiggins is located at latitude 30.856 and longitude -89.139 in Stone County. The formal boundaries for the City of Wiggins (see map below) encompass a land area of 10.75 sq. miles and a water area of 0.51 sq. miles. Stone County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 262 feet.
The City of Wiggins (GNIS ID: 2405742) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Wiggins population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Wiggins: Niles City.
|Population in Households||3,713|
|Population in Familes||3,094|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||498|
|Average Household Size||2.69|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,680 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||908 (54.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||473 (28.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||299 (17.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$124,440|
|Average Home Value||$154,102|
|Median Household Income||$36,243|
|Average Household Income||$52,445|
|Per Capita Income||$19,974|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.27%|
|Per Capita Income||1.77%|
The table below compares Wiggins 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.
|Total Population||# 80||78th|
|Population Density1||# 222||39th|
|Diversity Index2||# 181||50th|
|Median Household Income||# 141||61st|
|Per Capita Income||# 124||66th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.