Marshall County MS Information


Marshall County Subdivisions

Marshall County MS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 37,137
Population in Households 35,289
Population in Familes 29,593
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,848
Population Density1 53
Diversity Index2 57


Median Household Income $40,056
Average Household Income $52,816
Per Capita Income $20,060


Total Housing Units 15,184 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,054 (66.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,335 (22.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,795 (11.8%)
Median Home Value $96,524
Average Home Value $135,590


Total Households 13,389
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 9,414
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.0% -0.17%
Households 0.02% -0.14%
Families -0.17% -0.26%
Median Household Income   2.93%
Per Capita Income   2.51%


Marshall County MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Marshall County to the other 82 counties and county equivalents 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 # 21 76th
Population Density # 27 68th
Diversity Index # 8 91st
Median Household Income # 24 72nd
Per Capita Income # 43 49th

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