New Hope, MS Profile: Facts & Data


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New Hope, Mississippi - Basic Facts

The New Hope Census Designated Place had a population of 3,310 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for New Hope is located at latitude 33.4573 and longitude -88.3432 in Lowndes County. The formal boundaries for the New Hope Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.04 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Lowndes County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 220 feet.

The New Hope Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2403331) 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.

The New Hope Census Designated Place is located within Supervisor District 3, a minor civil division (MCD) of Lowndes County.

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New Hope, MS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 3,310
Population in Households 3,300
Population in Familes 2,954
Population in Group Qrtrs 10
Population Density2 656
Diversity Index3 40


Median Household Income $55,722
Average Household Income $71,165
Per Capita Income $26,447


Total Housing Units 1,268 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,013 (79.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 202 (15.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 53 ( 4.2%)
Median Home Value $159,053
Average Home Value $164,956


Total Households 1,215
Average Household Size 2.72
Family Households 945
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.44% 0.4%
Households 0.51% 0.44%
Families 0.22% 0.32%
Median Household Income   2.28%
Per Capita Income   3.08%

New Hope, MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares New Hope 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 91 75th
Population Density # 121 67th
Diversity Index # 228 37th
Median Household Income # 30 92nd
Per Capita Income # 37 90th

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