The City of Moss Point had a population of 13,154 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Moss Point is located at latitude 30.4116 and longitude -88.5345 in Jackson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Moss Point encompass a land area of 24.16 sq. miles and a water area of 2.42 sq. miles. Jackson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 16 feet.
The City of Moss Point (GNIS ID: 2404313) 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.
|Total Population||13,154 (100%)|
|Population in Households||13,041 (99.1%)|
|Population in Families||10,695 (81.3%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||113 ( 0.9%)|
|Median Household Income||$37,106|
|Average Household Income||$50,616|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$19,916|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||6,222 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,523 (56.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,644 (26.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,054 (16.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$101,016|
|Average Home Value||$153,156|
|Housing Affordability Index3||212|
|Average Household Size||2.52|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.43%|
|Per Capita Income||2.02%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.21%|
The table below compares Moss Point to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 30||92nd|
|Population Density||# 152||58th|
|Median Household Income||# 174||52nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 143||40th|
|Per Capita Income||# 182||50th|
|Diversity Index||# 200||45th|
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