The City of Port Gibson had a population of 1,461 as of July 1, 2018. Port Gibson ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for 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 Port Gibson is located at latitude 31.9558 and longitude -90.9834 in Claiborne County. The formal boundaries for the City of Port Gibson (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.76 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Claiborne County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 118 feet.
The City of Port Gibson (GNIS ID: 2404554) 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 Port Gibson: Fort Gibson, Gibsons Landing, Gibsons Port.
|Population in Households||1,456|
|Population in Familes||1,133|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||5|
|Median Household Income||$27,275|
|Average Household Income||$41,516|
|Per Capita Income||$16,991|
|Total Housing Units||754 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||308 (40.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||289 (38.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||157 (20.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$74,797|
|Average Home Value||$90,584|
|Average Household Size||2.44|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.9%|
|Per Capita Income||2.56%|
The table below compares Port Gibson 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||# 161||56th|
|Population Density||# 90||75th|
|Diversity Index||# 308||15th|
|Median Household Income||# 294||19th|
|Per Capita Income||# 269||26th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.