Indianola, Mississippi

Population 10,682

Indianola is located in Sunflower County, MS. The population is 10,682, making Indianola the largest city in Sunflower County.

There are 6 public schools in Indianola with an average Homefacts rating of D. , and there are 18 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Indianola is high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Indianola property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Indianola include Inverness, Moorhead and Sunflower.

Indianola Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 22.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 56.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 20.6%

Crime Rate

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Registered Offenders

31.08% Higher than national avg.
  • 18 offenders in Indianola
  • 16.85 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

78 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 5
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 73


High 6.0%
  • Mississippi unemployment average: 3.8%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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6 Public Schools view public schools

There are 6 K-12 public schools in Indianola, MS and 2 private schools. Homefacts rates Indianola's schools as Below Average, with an overall D rating.

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2 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Indianola, MS issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Indianola, MS issued 0 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: $480
  • 1 Bedroom: $561
  • 2 Bedrooms: $722
  • 3 Bedrooms: $893
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,004

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Environmental Hazards

78 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

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

  • January 43.42°
  • February 48.68°
  • March 55.98°
  • April 64.25°
  • May 72.64°
  • June 81.07°
  • July 82.77°
  • August 82.38°
  • September 75.77°
  • October 63.65°
  • November 53.83°
  • December 45.05°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Indianola, MS

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

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Indianola, MS: $26,479


Unemployment in Indianola is 6.0%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 3.8% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 44.65%
White Collar - 55.35%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Bennie G. Thompson

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

Nearest Major Airports

12 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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