West Point, Mississippi

Population 11,317

West Point is located in Clay County, MS. The population is 11,317, making West Point the largest city in Clay County.

There are 8 public schools in West Point with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for West Point is moderate , and there are 0 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in West Point is very high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date West Point property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near West Point include Cedarbluff, Columbus AFB and Artesia.

West Point Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 22.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 58.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 18.6%

Crime Rate

21.56% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 29
  • Violent Crimes: 374
  • Robbery: 77
  • Burglary: 652
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

100.00% Lower than national avg.
  • 0 offenders in West Point
  • 0.00 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

108 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 8
  • Registered Polluters: 12
  • Superfunds: 4
  • Tanks & Spills: 84


Very High 4.6%
  • Mississippi unemployment average: 3.8%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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8 Public Schools view public schools

There are 8 K-12 public schools in West Point, MS and 1 private school. Homefacts rates West Point's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.
1 Private School

Oak Hill Academy

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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  • Good news! No offenders found in West Point, MS.

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6 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of West Point, MS issued 6 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of West Point, MS issued 8 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $536
  • 1 Bedroom: $539
  • 2 Bedrooms: $705
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,001
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,164

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Environmental Hazards

108 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (409/421)
    West Point, MS has 97.15% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    West Point, MS is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.89 Average
    West Point, MS is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 41.77°
  • February 45.6°
  • March 54.6°
  • April 62.87°
  • May 71.3°
  • June 80.06°
  • July 82.38°
  • August 81.22°
  • September 74.38°
  • October 62.25°
  • November 52.2°
  • December 46.85°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for West Point, MS

West Point, MS has a very low risk of earthquakes.
West Point, MS has no risk of hurricanes.
West Point, MS has a high risk of hail storms.
West Point, MS has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in West Point, MS: $27,258


Unemployment in West Point is 4.6%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 3.8% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 54.44%
White Collar - 45.56%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Phil Bryant
  • Sen. Thad Cochran
  • Sen. Roger F. Wicker

City Representatives

  • Trent Kelly

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

Nearest Major Airports

20 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

2 Retirement Homes view all

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