Marshall County MS Information


Marshall County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 37,091
Daytime Population: Workers 7,928
Daytime Population: Residents 21,329
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 29,257
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.79
Population in Households 35,243
Population in Familes 29,555
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,848
Population Density2 53
Diversity Index3 57


Median Household Income $37,577
Average Household Income $50,596
Per Capita Income $19,249


Total Housing Units 15,162 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,801 (64.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,563 (23.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,798 (11.9%)
Median Home Value $94,274
Average Home Value $135,920


Total Households 13,364
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 9,417
Average Family Size 3
  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 -0.02% -0.33%
Households -0.01% -0.31%
Families -0.19% -0.43%
Median Household Income   0.01%
Per Capita Income   1.51%


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, 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 # 21 76th
Population Density # 29 66th
Diversity Index # 8 91st
Median Household Income # 27 68th
Per Capita Income # 47 44th

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