Also See: Cary, MS ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Town of Cary had a population of 233 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Cary is located at latitude 32.806 and longitude -90.9268 in Sharkey County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Cary encompass a land area of 0.71 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Sharkey County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 102 feet.
The Town of Cary 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Cary: Leighton, Schola.
|Total Population||233 (100%)|
|Population in Households||233 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||194 (83.3%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$36,689|
|Average Household Income||$38,338|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||8%|
|Per Capita Income||$14,942|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||108 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||54 (50.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||34 (31.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||20 (18.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$65,625|
|Average Home Value||$89,815|
|Housing Affordability Index3||350|
|Average Household Size||2.65|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.16%|
|Per Capita Income||1.59%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.75%|
The table below compares Cary to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 329||9th|
|Population Density||# 243||33rd|
|Median Household Income||# 191||48th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 348||96th|
|Per Capita Income||# 316||13th|
|Diversity Index||# 179||51st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.