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The Town of Tchula had a population of 2,178 as of July 1, 2021. Tchula 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 Tchula is located at latitude 33.1829 and longitude -90.2229 in Holmes County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Tchula encompass a land area of 1.41 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Holmes County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 118 feet.

The Town of Tchula 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 Tchula is located within Supervisor District 5, a minor civil division (MCD) of Holmes County.

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Tchula, MS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2021)


Total Population 2,178 (100%)
Population in Households 2,178 (100.0%)
Population in Families 1,828 (83.9%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 1,546
Diversity Index2 11


Median Household Income $15,803
Average Household Income $23,517
% of Income for Mortgage4 13%
Per Capita Income $8,023
Wealth Index5 15


Total HU (Housing Units) 826 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 346 (41.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 384 (46.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 96 (11.6%)
Median Home Value $48,324
Average Home Value $57,803
Housing Affordability Index3 196


Total Households 730
Average Household Size 2.98
Family Households 495
Average Family Size 4
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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 races 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.


2010-2021 2021-2026
Population 0.34% -0.4%
Households 0.44% -0.39%
Families 0.14% -0.49%
Median Household Income   1.99%
Per Capita Income   2.01%
Owner Occupied HU   -0.17%

Tchula, MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tchula 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 114 69th
Population Density # 29 92nd
Median Household Income # 359 1st
Housing Affordability Index # 129 36th
Per Capita Income # 359 1st
Diversity Index # 352 3rd

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