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The Nicholson Census Designated Place had a population of 3,054 as of July 1, 2020. Nicholson ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Mississippi. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Nicholson is located at latitude 30.4771 and longitude -89.6937 in Pearl River County. The formal boundaries for the Nicholson Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 6.15 sq. miles and a water area of 0.23 sq. miles. Pearl River County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 49 feet.
The Nicholson Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2586607) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Nicholson: Crescent City.
|Total Population||3,054 (100%)|
|Population in Households||3,054 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||2,436 (79.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$32,407|
|Average Household Income||$42,981|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$16,705|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,410 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||786 (55.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||400 (28.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||224 (15.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$85,725|
|Average Home Value||$110,419|
|Housing Affordability Index3||234|
|Average Household Size||2.58|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.04%|
|Per Capita Income||2.25%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.1%|
The table below compares Nicholson to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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.
|Total Population||# 94||74th|
|Population Density||# 168||54th|
|Median Household Income||# 234||36th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 191||53rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 276||24th|
|Diversity Index||# 71||80th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.