The City of Wiggins had a population of 4,329 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Wiggins is located at latitude 30.856 and longitude -89.139 in Stone County. The formal boundaries for the City of Wiggins (see map below) encompass a land area of 10.75 sq. miles and a water area of 0.51 sq. miles. Stone County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 262 feet.
The City of Wiggins (GNIS ID: 2405742) 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 Wiggins: Niles City.
|Population in Households||3,832|
|Population in Familes||3,188|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||497|
|Median Household Income||$36,164|
|Average Household Income||$54,963|
|Per Capita Income||$20,741|
|Total Housing Units||1,675 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||960 (57.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||458 (27.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||257 (15.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$120,629|
|Average Home Value||$150,000|
|Average Household Size||2.7|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.16%|
|Per Capita Income||2.29%|
The table below compares Wiggins 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||# 79||78th|
|Population Density||# 215||41st|
|Diversity Index||# 173||52nd|
|Median Household Income||# 157||57th|
|Per Capita Income||# 148||59th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.