Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area MS Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, MS Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 400,236
Population in Households 393,371
Population in Familes 318,736
Population in Group Qrtrs 6,865
Population Density2 226
Diversity Index3 52


Median Household Income $50,679
Average Household Income $66,101
Per Capita Income $25,639


Total Housing Units 181,969 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 95,786 (52.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 57,125 (31.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 29,058 (16.0%)
Median Home Value $153,123
Average Home Value $184,374


Total Households 152,911
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 103,425
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.93% 0.85%
Households 0.98% 0.87%
Families 0.76% 0.73%
Median Household Income   2.09%
Per Capita Income   2.46%