The City of Water Valley had a population of 3,397 as of July 1, 2016.
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, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Water Valley: Oke Chukma.
|Population in Households||3,267|
|Population in Familes||2,631|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||130|
|Average Household Size||2.36|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,610 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||859 (53.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||524 (32.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||227 (14.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$85,062|
|Average Home Value||$112,718|
|Median Household Income||$31,561|
|Average Household Income||$45,978|
|Per Capita Income||$19,218|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.76%|
|Per Capita Income||1.57%|
The table below compares Water Valley 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||# 90||75th|
|Population Density1||# 179||51st|
|Diversity Index2||# 99||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 199||45th|
|Per Capita Income||# 149||59th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.