Tupelo, Mississippi

Population 35,085

Tupelo is located in Lee County, MS. The population is 35,085, making Tupelo the largest city in Lee County and the 7th largest city in the state of Mississippi.

There are 16 public schools in Tupelo with an average Homefacts rating of B+. , and there are 108 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Tupelo is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Tupelo property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Tupelo include Verona, Plantersville and Saltillo.

Tupelo Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 13.4%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 57%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 29.6%

Crime Rate

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Registered Offenders

62.27% Higher than national avg.
  • 108 offenders in Tupelo
  • 30.78 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

301 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 1
  • Registered Polluters: 21
  • Superfunds: 15
  • Tanks & Spills: 264


Moderate 3.3%
  • Mississippi unemployment average: 3.8%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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16 Public Schools view public schools

There are 16 K-12 public schools in Tupelo, MS and 7 private schools. Homefacts rates Tupelo's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.

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108 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

  • 221 Yon O Maine Trail

  • 305 Cr 1438

  • 1606 Trace Ave

  • 100 Tishomingo Street

  • 3473 Robert Kennedy Dr

  • 5096 Lackey Lane

  • 50 Carnathan Dr

  • 2906 Southern Heights Rd

  • Deceased

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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Tupelo, MS

Property Reports view all

46 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Tupelo, MS issued 46 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Tupelo, MS issued 34 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: $630
  • 1 Bedroom: $634
  • 2 Bedrooms: $809
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,024
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,245

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Environmental Hazards

301 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (409/421)
    Tupelo, MS has 97.15% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Tupelo, MS is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.28 Average
    Tupelo, 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 41.7°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Tupelo, MS

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Tupelo, MS: $43,153


Unemployment in Tupelo is 3.3%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.8% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 41.94%
White Collar - 58.06%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Trent Kelly

Neighborhood Info

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