The Town of Gloster had a population of 902 as of July 1, 2017.
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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Gloster population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||209|
|Daytime Population: Residents||544|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||753|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.83|
|Population in Households||902|
|Population in Familes||716|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$23,939|
|Average Household Income||$38,130|
|Per Capita Income||$15,872|
|Total Housing Units||493 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||277 (56.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||113 (22.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||103 (20.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$57,813|
|Average Home Value||$62,365|
|Average Household Size||2.31|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||-0.08%|
|Per Capita Income||1.47%|
The table below compares Gloster to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 212||42nd|
|Population Density||# 174||52nd|
|Diversity Index||# 131||64th|
|Median Household Income||# 318||12th|
|Per Capita Income||# 288||21st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.