Also See: Cary, MS ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Town of Cary had a population of 249 as of July 1, 2020.
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 (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.
|Total Population||249 (100%)|
|Population in Households||249 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||208 (83.5%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$37,592|
|Average Household Income||$40,171|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||5%|
|Per Capita Income||$15,649|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||139 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||59 (42.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||35 (25.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||45 (32.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$47,581|
|Average Home Value||$82,203|
|Housing Affordability Index3||350|
|Average Household Size||2.65|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.55%|
|Per Capita Income||1.94%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.69%|
The table below compares Cary 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||# 326||10th|
|Population Density||# 237||35th|
|Median Household Income||# 166||55th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 358||99th|
|Per Capita Income||# 300||17th|
|Diversity Index||# 181||50th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.