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The Town of Cruger had a population of 334 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Cruger is located at latitude 33.323 and longitude -90.2355 in Holmes County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Cruger (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.96 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Holmes County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 121 feet.

The Town of Cruger (GNIS ID: 2406343) 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 Town of Cruger is located within Supervisor District 5, a minor civil division (MCD) of Holmes County.

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

Alternate Unofficial Names for Cruger: Elwood.

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


Total Population 334
Daytime Population: Workers 16
Daytime Population: Residents 245
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 261
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.78
Population in Households 334
Population in Familes 276
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 346
Diversity Index3 36


Median Household Income $29,899
Average Household Income $45,257
Per Capita Income $18,152


Total Housing Units 141 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 92 (65.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 37 (26.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 12 ( 8.5%)
Median Home Value $38,559
Average Home Value $57,418


Total Households 129
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 84
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 -1.98% -1.74%
Households -1.79% -1.77%
Families -2.24% -1.98%
Median Household Income   0.32%
Per Capita Income   1.78%

Cruger, MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cruger 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 # 304 16th
Population Density # 237 35th
Diversity Index # 261 28th
Median Household Income # 255 30th
Per Capita Income # 217 40th

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