Senatobia, MS Profile: Facts & Data


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Senatobia, Mississippi - Basic Facts

The City of Senatobia had a population of 8,328 as of July 1, 2018. 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.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Senatobia: Sennatoba.

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Senatobia, MS Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 8,328
Population in Households 7,191
Population in Familes 6,005
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,137
Population Density2 535
Diversity Index3 54


Median Household Income $41,799
Average Household Income $60,337
Per Capita Income $22,965


Total Housing Units 2,875 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,417 (49.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,166 (40.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 291 (10.1%)
Median Home Value $140,653
Average Home Value $168,124


Total Households 2,584
Average Household Size 2.78
Family Households 1,815
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.24% -0.05%
Households 0.14% -0.11%
Families -0.09% -0.23%
Median Household Income   3.81%
Per Capita Income   2.32%

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, 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 48 87th
Population Density # 159 56th
Diversity Index # 72 81st
Median Household Income # 99 73rd
Per Capita Income # 87 76th

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