Also See: Guntown, MS ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Town of Guntown had a population of 2,376 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Guntown is located at latitude 34.4432 and longitude -88.6598 in Lee County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Guntown encompass a land area of 4.66 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Lee County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 400 feet.
The Town of Guntown 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||2,376 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,348 (98.8%)|
|Population in Families||2,012 (84.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||28 ( 1.2%)|
|Median Household Income||$55,380|
|Average Household Income||$67,736|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$25,088|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||952 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||701 (73.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||163 (17.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||88 ( 9.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$139,224|
|Average Home Value||$159,843|
|Housing Affordability Index3||253|
|Average Household Size||2.72|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.84%|
|Per Capita Income||2.04%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.68%|
The table below compares Guntown to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 108||70th|
|Population Density||# 166||54th|
|Median Household Income||# 40||89th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 256||71st|
|Per Capita Income||# 76||79th|
|Diversity Index||# 266||27th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.