Webster County MS Information

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Webster County Subdivisions

Webster County MS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)

POPULATION

Total Population 10,216
Population in Households 10,160
Population in Familes 8,662
Population in Group Qrtrs 56
Population Density1 24
Diversity Index2 37
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 4,094
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 2,890
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 4,900 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,041 (62.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,053 (21.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 806 (16.4%)
Median Home Value $85,449
Average Home Value $105,253
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $30,828
Average Household Income $44,883
Per Capita Income $18,014
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.07% 0.15%
Households 0.16% 0.21%
Families -0.02% 0.1%
Median Household Income   2.11%
Per Capita Income   2.24%
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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Webster County MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Webster County to the other 82 counties and county equivalents in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 72 13th
Population Density1 # 63 24th
Diversity Index2 # 71 13th
Median Household Income # 49 41st
Per Capita Income # 40 52nd

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

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