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Blue Springs, Mississippi - Basic Facts

Blue Springs is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Village of Blue Springs.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Union County at latitude 34.4018 and longitude -88.8728. Union County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 427 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Village of Blue Springs (see map) encompass a land area of 1.02 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 213
Population in Households 213
Population in Familes 174
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 210
Diversity Index2 38


Total Households 83
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 55
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 96 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 61 (63.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 22 (22.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 13 (13.5%)
Median Home Value $83,333
Average Home Value $106,855


Median Household Income $36,796
Average Household Income $43,820
Per Capita Income $17,832
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -1.59% -0.67%
Households -1.37% -0.73%
Families -1.24% -0.74%
Median Household Income   2.5%
Per Capita Income   1.01%
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.


Blue Springs, MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Blue Springs 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 # 335 8th
Population Density1 # 289 20th
Diversity Index2 # 246 33rd
Median Household Income # 117 68th
Per Capita Income # 172 53rd

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