Starkville, Mississippi

Population 24,111

Starkville is located in Oktibbeha County, MS. The population is 24,111, making Starkville the largest city in Oktibbeha County.

There are 9 public schools in Starkville with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Starkville is moderate , and there are 26 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Starkville is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Starkville property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Starkville include Mississippi State, Cedarbluff and Artesia.

Starkville Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 12.6%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 39.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 48.2%

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

7.15% Lower than national avg.
  • 26 offenders in Starkville
  • 10.78 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

121 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 14
  • Registered Polluters: 5
  • Superfunds: 1
  • Tanks & Spills: 101


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

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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9 Public Schools view public schools

There are 9 K-12 public schools in Starkville, MS and 2 private schools. Homefacts rates Starkville's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.
2 Private Schools

Starkville Academy

Starkville Christian School

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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257 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Starkville, MS issued 257 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 257 permits, 47 were issued for single family homes and 210 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Starkville, MS issued 90 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 90 permits, 57 were issued for single family homes and 33 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $860
  • 1 Bedroom: $890
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,040
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,290
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,470

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Environmental Hazards

121 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (409/421)
    Starkville, MS has 97.15% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Starkville, MS is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.89 Average
    Starkville, 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 Starkville, MS

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Starkville, MS: $31,638


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

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 32.08%
White Collar - 67.92%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Gregg Harper

Neighborhood Info

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