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Silver City, Mississippi - Basic Facts

The Town of Silver City had a population of 405 as of July 1, 2019.

The primary coordinate point for Silver City is located at latitude 33.0965 and longitude -90.4968 in Humphreys County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Silver City encompass a land area of 0.6 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Humphreys County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 108 feet.

The Town of Silver City (GNIS ID: 2407340) 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 Silver City is located within Supervisor District 3, a minor civil division (MCD) of Humphreys County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Silver City: Palmetto Home.

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Silver City, MS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Silver City, MS Housing Affordability Index is 154
State of Mississippi Housing Affordability Index is 174
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.

WEALTH INDEX

Silver City, MS Wealth Index is 31
State of Mississippi Wealth Index is 62
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.

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POPULATION

Total Population 405 (100%)
Population in Households 405 (100.0%)
Population in Families 336 (83.0%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 671
Diversity Index2 48
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $30,621
Average Household Income $42,359
Per Capita Income $15,926
Wealth Index4 31

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 166 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 99 (59.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 51 (30.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 16 ( 9.6%)
Median Home Value $108,824
Housing Affordability Index3 154
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 150
Average Household Size 2.7
Family Households 97
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  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 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.
  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 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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 2.01% 0.29%
Households 2.08% 0.4%
Families 1.97% 0.21%
Median Household Income   2.18%
Per Capita Income   2.65%

Silver City, MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Silver City to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 293 19th
Population Density # 116 68th
Diversity Index # 166 55th
Median Household Income # 240 34th
Per Capita Income # 279 23rd

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