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Senatobia, Mississippi - Basic Facts

The City of Senatobia had a population of 8,346 as of July 1, 2017. Senatobia 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 Senatobia is located at latitude 34.6087 and longitude -89.981 in Tate County. The formal boundaries for the City of Senatobia (see map below) encompass a land area of 15.56 sq. miles and a water area of 0.08 sq. miles. Tate County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 289 feet.

The City of Senatobia (GNIS ID: 2405443) 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.

The City of Senatobia is located within Supervisor District 1, a minor civil division (MCD) of Tate County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Senatobia population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Senatobia: Sennatoba.

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Senatobia, MS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 8,346
Daytime Population: Workers 6,011
Daytime Population: Residents 4,715
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 10,726
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.29
Population in Households 7,209
Population in Familes 6,022
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,137
Population Density2 537
Diversity Index3 55


Median Household Income $39,473
Average Household Income $56,420
Per Capita Income $21,689


Total Housing Units 2,876 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,389 (48.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,197 (41.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 290 (10.1%)
Median Home Value $133,553
Average Home Value $168,143


Total Households 2,586
Average Household Size 2.79
Family Households 1,820
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.3% 0.27%
Households 0.17% 0.22%
Families -0.06% 0.12%
Median Household Income   0.41%
Per Capita Income   1.26%

Senatobia, MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Senatobia to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 48 87th
Population Density # 160 56th
Diversity Index # 61 83rd
Median Household Income # 112 69th
Per Capita Income # 100 73rd

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