Also See: Okolona, MS ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Okolona had a population of 2,655 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Okolona is located at latitude 34.0018 and longitude -88.7553 in Chickasaw County. The formal boundaries for the City of Okolona encompass a land area of 7.18 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Chickasaw County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 335 feet.
The City of Okolona 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Okolona: Rose Hill.
|Total Population||2,655 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,504 (94.3%)|
|Population in Families||1,968 (74.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||151 ( 5.7%)|
|Median Household Income||$25,915|
|Average Household Income||$41,492|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$15,991|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,229 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||602 (49.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||424 (34.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||203 (16.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$72,331|
|Average Home Value||$96,963|
|Housing Affordability Index3||206|
|Average Household Size||2.44|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.68%|
|Per Capita Income||1.08%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.27%|
The table below compares Okolona to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 101||72nd|
|Population Density||# 228||37th|
|Median Household Income||# 328||10th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 155||43rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 294||19th|
|Diversity Index||# 196||46th|
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