The City of Water Valley had a population of 3,377 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Water Valley is located at latitude 34.162 and longitude -89.6301 in Yalobusha County. The formal boundaries for the City of Water Valley (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.01 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Yalobusha County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 292 feet.
The City of Water Valley (GNIS ID: 2405685) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Water Valley 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 Water Valley: Oke Chukma.
|Daytime Population: Workers||2,114|
|Daytime Population: Residents||2,062|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||4,176|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.24|
|Population in Households||3,247|
|Population in Familes||2,609|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||130|
|Median Household Income||$33,206|
|Average Household Income||$48,441|
|Per Capita Income||$20,233|
|Total Housing Units||1,595 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||837 (52.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||538 (33.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||219 (13.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$88,023|
|Average Home Value||$111,410|
|Average Household Size||2.36|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.93%|
|Per Capita Income||2.4%|
The table below compares Water Valley 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.
|Total Population||# 89||76th|
|Population Density||# 176||52nd|
|Diversity Index||# 94||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 188||48th|
|Per Capita Income||# 145||60th|
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