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


Tupelo, MS Micropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

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


Total Population 142,044
Population in Households 139,750
Population in Familes 117,101
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,294
Population Density2 96
Diversity Index3 45


Median Household Income $43,975
Average Household Income $59,573
Per Capita Income $22,899


Total Housing Units 61,355 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 35,168 (57.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 18,764 (30.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,423 (12.1%)
Median Home Value $116,185
Average Home Value $148,340


Total Households 53,932
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 37,576
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 0.5% 0.45%
Households 0.41% 0.39%
Families 0.22% 0.27%
Median Household Income   3.01%
Per Capita Income   2.58%