The City of Okolona had a population of 2,738 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Okolona is located at latitude 34.0051 and longitude -88.7477 in Chickasaw County. The formal boundaries for the City of Okolona (see map below) 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 (GNIS ID: 2404425) 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.
|Population in Households||2,590|
|Population in Familes||2,048|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||148|
|Median Household Income||$22,526|
|Average Household Income||$33,209|
|Per Capita Income||$13,651|
|Total Housing Units||1,206 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||648 (53.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||408 (33.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||149 (12.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$68,404|
|Average Home Value||$79,714|
|Average Household Size||2.45|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.22%|
|Per Capita Income||0.92%|
The table below compares Okolona 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||# 100||73rd|
|Population Density||# 227||38th|
|Diversity Index||# 198||46th|
|Median Household Income||# 331||9th|
|Per Capita Income||# 327||10th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.