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Big Creek, Mississippi - Basic Facts

The Village of Big Creek had a population of 154 as of July 1, 2017. Big Creek ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Mississippi. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Big Creek is located at latitude 33.8464 and longitude -89.4159 in Calhoun County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Big Creek (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.13 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Calhoun County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 269 feet.

The Village of Big Creek (GNIS ID: 2407419) 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.

The Village of Big Creek is located within Supervisor District 4, a minor civil division (MCD) of Calhoun County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Big Creek population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Big Creek, MS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 154
Daytime Population: Workers 8
Daytime Population: Residents 77
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 85
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.55
Population in Households 154
Population in Familes 131
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 136
Diversity Index3 24


Median Household Income $39,235
Average Household Income $50,752
Per Capita Income $20,593


Total Housing Units 70 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 49 (70.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 12 (17.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 10 (14.3%)
Median Home Value $78,947
Average Home Value $96,000


Total Households 60
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 44
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.0% -0.13%
Households 0.0% 0.0%
Families 0.64% -0.46%
Median Household Income   1.36%
Per Capita Income   3.07%

Big Creek, MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Big Creek 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 345 5th
Population Density # 326 10th
Diversity Index # 313 14th
Median Household Income # 117 68th
Per Capita Income # 129 65th

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