The City of Water Valley had a population of 3,391 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Water Valley is located at latitude 34.162 and longitude -89.6301 in Yalobusha County. The formal boundaries for the City of Water Valley (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.01 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Yalobusha County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 292 feet.
The City of Water Valley (GNIS ID: 2405685) 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 Water Valley population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Water Valley: Oke Chukma.
|Population in Households||3,262|
|Population in Familes||2,631|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||129|
|Average Household Size||2.35|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,597 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||873 (54.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||513 (32.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||211 (13.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$82,051|
|Average Home Value||$94,880|
|Median Household Income||$29,317|
|Average Household Income||$46,032|
|Per Capita Income||$18,789|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.56%|
|Per Capita Income||2.51%|
The table below compares Water Valley to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 89||76th|
|Population Density1||# 177||51st|
|Diversity Index2||# 102||72nd|
|Median Household Income||# 232||36th|
|Per Capita Income||# 129||65th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.