Oktibbeha County MS Information


Oktibbeha County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 50,175
Daytime Population: Workers 20,890
Daytime Population: Residents 30,877
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 51,767
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.03
Population in Households 45,472
Population in Familes 29,931
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,703
Population Density2 110
Diversity Index3 54


Median Household Income $29,100
Average Household Income $44,915
Per Capita Income $18,479


Total Housing Units 22,136 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,030 (40.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 10,607 (47.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,499 (11.3%)
Median Home Value $138,958
Average Home Value $161,772


Total Households 19,637
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 10,034
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 0.71% 0.68%
Households 0.59% 0.69%
Families 0.27% 0.48%
Median Household Income   1.22%
Per Capita Income   1.76%


Oktibbeha County MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Oktibbeha 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 # 15 83rd
Population Density # 12 87th
Diversity Index # 16 82nd
Median Household Income # 69 17th
Per Capita Income # 60 28th

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