The University Census Designated Place had a population of 5,106 as of July 1, 2018. University ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Mississippi. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for University is located at latitude 34.3659 and longitude -89.5254 in Lafayette County. The formal boundaries for the University Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 0.71 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lafayette County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 492 feet.
The University Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2586613) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
|Population in Households||212|
|Population in Familes||73|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||4,894|
|Median Household Income||$14,559|
|Average Household Income||$28,444|
|Per Capita Income||$3,084|
|Total Housing Units||86 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4 ( 4.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||32 (37.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||50 (58.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$112,500|
|Average Home Value||$108,333|
|Average Household Size||5.89|
|Average Family Size||7|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.85%|
|Per Capita Income||0.4%|
The table below compares University 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||# 70||81st|
|Population Density||# 1||100th|
|Diversity Index||# 233||36th|
|Median Household Income||# 362||0th|
|Per Capita Income||# 362||0th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.