The Town of Cary had a population of 290 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Cary is located at latitude 32.8056 and longitude -90.9246 in Sharkey County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Cary (see map below) 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 (GNIS ID: 2406228) 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.
|Population in Households||290|
|Population in Familes||243|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$36,486|
|Average Household Income||$44,011|
|Per Capita Income||$17,071|
|Total Housing Units||139 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||61 (43.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||47 (33.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||31 (22.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$70,313|
|Average Home Value||$76,613|
|Average Household Size||2.69|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.31%|
|Per Capita Income||1.61%|
The table below compares Cary 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.
|Total Population||# 317||13th|
|Population Density||# 211||42nd|
|Diversity Index||# 177||51st|
|Median Household Income||# 154||58th|
|Per Capita Income||# 266||27th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.