The City of Moss Point had a population of 13,275 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Moss Point is located at latitude 30.4259 and longitude -88.5327 in Jackson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Moss Point (see map below) 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.
|Population in Households||13,175|
|Population in Familes||10,835|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||100|
|Median Household Income||$38,197|
|Average Household Income||$51,506|
|Per Capita Income||$20,331|
|Total Housing Units||6,241 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,522 (56.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,660 (26.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,059 (17.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$95,225|
|Average Home Value||$135,566|
|Average Household Size||2.54|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.1%|
|Per Capita Income||2.67%|
The table below compares Moss Point 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||# 31||92nd|
|Population Density||# 156||57th|
|Diversity Index||# 203||44th|
|Median Household Income||# 132||64th|
|Per Capita Income||# 161||56th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.