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The Town of Scooba had a population of 904 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Scooba is located at latitude 32.8302 and longitude -88.4771 in Kemper County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Scooba (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.48 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Kemper County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 213 feet.

The Town of Scooba (GNIS ID: 2407297) 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 Scooba is located within Supervisor District 1, a minor civil division (MCD) of Kemper County.

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

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


Total Population 904
Daytime Population: Workers 143
Daytime Population: Residents 597
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 740
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.82
Population in Households 725
Population in Familes 602
Population in Group Qrtrs 179
Population Density2 365
Diversity Index3 46


Median Household Income $37,019
Average Household Income $44,650
Per Capita Income $18,356


Total Housing Units 255 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 158 (62.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 62 (24.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 35 (13.7%)
Median Home Value $63,312
Average Home Value $65,566


Total Households 220
Average Household Size 3.3
Family Households 143
Average Family Size 4
  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 2.95% 0.2%
Households 1.39% 0.27%
Families 2.69% 0.0%
Median Household Income   0.15%
Per Capita Income   1.16%

Scooba, MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Scooba 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 # 211 42nd
Population Density # 229 37th
Diversity Index # 186 49th
Median Household Income # 145 60th
Per Capita Income # 209 43rd

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