Lumberton, MS Profile: Facts & Data


Lumberton Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Lumberton Content

Also See: Lumberton, MS ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Lumberton, Mississippi - Basic Facts

The City of Lumberton had a population of 2,165 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Lumberton is located at latitude 31.0013 and longitude -89.4523 in Lamar County. The formal boundaries for the City of Lumberton encompass a land area of 7.24 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Lamar County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 295 feet.

While the primary coordinates for City of Lumberton are located in Lamar County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Pearl River County.

The City of Lumberton (GNIS ID: 2404973) 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.

The City of Lumberton is located within Supervisor District 2, a minor civil division (MCD) of Lamar County.

Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. Lumberton 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for Lumberton (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Mississippi Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Mississippi Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

Lumberton, MS - Most Popular Things to Do

Also See: Nearby Photos | Nearby Hotels | Driving Directions

Research a Mississippi Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2018, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.


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


Total Population 2,165
Population in Households 2,156
Population in Familes 1,814
Population in Group Qrtrs 9
Population Density2 299
Diversity Index3 51


Median Household Income $29,305
Average Household Income $45,198
Per Capita Income $17,241


Total Housing Units 951 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 515 (54.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 294 (30.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 142 (14.9%)
Median Home Value $87,372
Average Home Value $138,107


Total Households 809
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 557
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 0.45% 0.73%
Households 0.51% 0.78%
Families 0.51% 0.6%
Median Household Income   3.62%
Per Capita Income   2.47%

Lumberton, MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lumberton 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 # 115 69th
Population Density # 259 29th
Diversity Index # 119 67th
Median Household Income # 266 27th
Per Capita Income # 263 28th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features
  4. Research Public Schools & Attendance Zones

Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Mississippi July 1, 2018 Data
Highest or Lowest: