Buckatunna, MS Profile: Facts & Data


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Buckatunna, Mississippi - Basic Facts

The Buckatunna Census Designated Place had a population of 527 as of July 1, 2018. Buckatunna ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Mississippi. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Buckatunna is located at latitude 31.5532 and longitude -88.5343 in Wayne County. The formal boundaries for the Buckatunna Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.18 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Wayne County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 151 feet.

The Buckatunna Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2586585) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Buckatunna Census Designated Place is located within Supervisor District 1, a minor civil division (MCD) of Wayne County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Buckatunna: Bucatunna, Buckatanna, Buckatonna, Puckatunna, Shiloh.

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


Total Population 527
Population in Households 527
Population in Familes 448
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 85
Diversity Index3 52


Median Household Income $33,575
Average Household Income $49,452
Per Capita Income $19,381


Total Housing Units 243 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 178 (73.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 30 (12.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 35 (14.4%)
Median Home Value $61,957
Average Home Value $98,876


Total Households 208
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 143
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 0.26% 0.23%
Households 0.36% 0.29%
Families 0.52% 0.28%
Median Household Income   0.7%
Per Capita Income   1.28%

Buckatunna, MS - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Buckatunna 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 # 262 28th
Population Density # 351 3rd
Diversity Index # 97 73rd
Median Household Income # 196 46th
Per Capita Income # 186 49th

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