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


Picayune, MS Micropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

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


Total Population 56,971
Population in Households 55,641
Population in Familes 46,986
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,330
Population Density2 70
Diversity Index3 33


Median Household Income $42,866
Average Household Income $56,772
Per Capita Income $21,595


Total Housing Units 24,868 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 16,176 (65.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,086 (20.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,606 (14.5%)
Median Home Value $143,462
Average Home Value $170,319


Total Households 21,262
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 15,255
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 0.24% 0.38%
Households 0.26% 0.43%
Families 0.08% 0.31%
Median Household Income   3.56%
Per Capita Income   2.93%