The Town of Gloster had a population of 899 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Gloster is located at latitude 31.1951 and longitude -91.0177 in Amite County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Gloster (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.82 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Amite County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 423 feet.
The Town of Gloster (GNIS ID: 2406580) 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.
|Population in Households||899|
|Population in Familes||714|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$25,465|
|Average Household Income||$41,639|
|Per Capita Income||$17,357|
|Total Housing Units||491 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||303 (61.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||86 (17.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||102 (20.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$59,444|
|Average Home Value||$66,885|
|Average Household Size||2.31|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.31%|
|Per Capita Income||2.83%|
The table below compares Gloster to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 214||41st|
|Population Density||# 172||53rd|
|Diversity Index||# 122||67th|
|Median Household Income||# 312||14th|
|Per Capita Income||# 258||29th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.