Pontotoc, MS Demographic Data

Pontotoc, MS Summary

Pontotoc is located in Pontotoc County in Mississippi
  • Population: 5,652
  • Area: 11.33 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 11.18 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 0.15 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 498.67 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 476.05 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Pontotoc, MS Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Population
0
 
0

Pontotoc, MS Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
 
5 to 9 Years
 
10 to 14 Years
 
15 to 19 Years
 
20 to 24 Years
 
25 to 34 Years
 
35 to 44 Years
 
45 to 54 Years
 
55 to 59 Years
 
60 to 64 Years
 
65 to 74 Years
 
75 to 84 Years
 
85 Years and Over
 
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg

Pontotoc, MS Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
 
White
 
Black or African American
 
American Indian and Alaska Native
 
Asian
 
Asian Indian
 
Chinese
 
Filipino
 
Japanese
 
Korean
 
Vietnamese
 
Other Asian
 
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
 
Native Hawaiian
 
Guamanian or Chamorro
 
Samoan
 
Other Pacific Islander
 
Some Other Race
 
Two or More Races
 
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
 
Mexican
 
Puerto Rican
 
Cuban
 
Other Hispanic or Latino
 
Not Hispanic or Latino
 

Pontotoc, MS Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
184
5.2% 
5.6
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
581
16.4% 
7.5
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
1,184
33.4% 
27.7
Some college, no degree
523
14.8% 
21.0
Associate's Degree
398
11.2% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
438
12.4% 
18.7
Graduate or professional degree
237
6.7% 
11.4
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
765
21.6%
13.1
High School Graduate or Higher
2,780
78.5%
87.0
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
675
19.1%
30.1

Pontotoc, MS Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
1,198
27.8%
33.3%
Now Married
1,711
39.7%
47.7
Divorced
794
18.4%
11.0%
Separated
146
3.4%
2.1
Widowed
456
10.6
5.9%

Pontotoc, MS Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
4,806
87.1%
78.9%
Languages other than english
710
12.9%
21.1%
Spanish
710
12.9%
13.1%
Other indo-european languages
0
0.0%
3.6%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
0
0.0%
3.4%
Other Languages
0
0.0%
1.0%

Pontotoc, MS Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
231
13.3%
7.3
$10,000 to $14,999
124
7.1%
5.3
$15,000 to $24,999
196
11.3%
10.5
$25,000 to $34,999
109
6.3%
10.0
$35,000 to $49,999
322
18.5%
13.5
$50,000 to $74,999
307
17.6%
17.8
$75,000 to $99,999
234
13.4%
12.0
$100,000 to $149,000
119
6.8%
13.1
$150,000 to $199,999
0
0.0%
5.2
$200,000 or more
99
5.7%
5.3
Median household income
43,137
 
53,657
Per capita income
20,982
 
28,889

Pontotoc, MS Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
64
2.4%
2.0
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
230
8.7%
9.8
Construction
67
2.5%
6.3
Educational services, health care and social assistance
548
20.8%
23.0
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
58
2.2%
6.5
Information
27
1.0%
2.2
Manufacturing
670
25.4%
10.3
Other services except public administration
52
2.0%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
119
4.5%
11.1
Public administration
76
2.9%
4.7
Retail trade
583
22.1%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
133
5.0%
5.0
Wholesale trade
12
0.5%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Management, professional, and related occupations
652
24.7%
36.9%
Service occupations
208
7.9%
18.2%
Sales and office occupations
687
26.0%
23.7%
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
142
5.4%
8.9%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
950
36.0%
12.3%

Pontotoc, MS Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
2,599
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
2,368
91.1%
76.5
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
216
8.3%
9.2
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
0
0.0%
5.2
Walked
0
0.0%
2.7
Other means
15
0.6%
1.9
Worked at home
0
0.0%
4.5
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
18.0
 
26.0

Pontotoc, MS Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
9.1

Pontotoc, MS Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
87.5
Owner Occupied
63.1
Renter Occupied
36.9
Vacant Housing Units
12.5
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
2.71
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.55

Pontotoc, MS Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
0

Pontotoc, MS Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
0
 
 
1-unit, detached
61.5
1-unit, attached
5.8
2-units
3.8
3 or 4 units
4.5
5 to 9 units
4.9
10 to 19 units
4.6
20 or more units
8.7
Mobile home
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
0.1

Pontotoc, MS Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg

Pontotoc, MS Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
48.5
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
4.8
Electricity
37.4
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
5.3
Coal or coke
0.1
Wood
2.1
Solar energy
0.1
Other fuel
0.5
No fuel used
1.2

Pontotoc, MS Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
 
47174889.0
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
42.1%
20.0% to 24.9%
16.0%
25.0% to 29.9%
11.1%
30.0% to 34.9%
7.4%
35.0% or more
23.4%
Not Computed
NR

Pontotoc, MS Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
 
 
40,975,355 
No Cash Rent
2,292,077
Median (Dollars)
934
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
12.0%
15.0% to 19.9%
12.3%
20.0% to 24.9%
12.6%
25.0% to 29.9%
11.4%
30.0% to 34.9%
9.2%
35.0% or more
42.6%
Not Computed
NR

Pontotoc, MS Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
 
73,991,995
Less then $50,000
9.8%
$50,000 to $99,999
9.8%
$100,000 to $149,000
15.2%
$150,000 to $199,000
14.7%
$200,000 to $299,999
18.2%
$300,000 to $499,999
16.1%
$500,000 to $999,999
8.8%
$1,000,000 or more
2.4%
Median (Dollars)
 
181,200
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