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

Schools

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

Unemployment

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

Summary
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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6 Building Permits View All

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  • 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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Weather

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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

Earthquakes
West Point, MS has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
West Point, MS has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
West Point, MS has a high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
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

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%

Politics

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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