Meridian, MS Micropolitan Statistical Area MS Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Meridian, MS Micropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Meridian, MS Micropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 106,278
Population in Households 101,552
Population in Familes 83,132
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,726
Population Density2 49
Diversity Index3 55


Median Household Income $38,115
Average Household Income $56,008
Per Capita Income $22,401


Total Housing Units 47,498 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 29,796 (62.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 11,383 (24.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,319 (13.3%)
Median Home Value $91,959
Average Home Value $132,434


Total Households 41,179
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 27,065
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 -0.13% -0.48%
Households -0.16% -0.51%
Families -0.39% -0.65%
Median Household Income   2.39%
Per Capita Income   2.36%