The City of Wiggins had a population of 4,343 as of July 1, 2017.
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, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Wiggins: Niles City.
|Daytime Population: Workers||4,402|
|Daytime Population: Residents||2,349|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||6,751|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.55|
|Population in Households||3,846|
|Population in Familes||3,200|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||497|
|Median Household Income||$37,020|
|Average Household Income||$54,077|
|Per Capita Income||$20,426|
|Total Housing Units||1,668 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||917 (55.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||505 (30.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||246 (14.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$124,503|
|Average Home Value||$150,000|
|Average Household Size||2.7|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.78%|
|Per Capita Income||2.94%|
The table below compares Wiggins to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 79||79th|
|Population Density||# 214||41st|
|Diversity Index||# 178||51st|
|Median Household Income||# 144||60th|
|Per Capita Income||# 137||62nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.