Moss Point, MS Demographic Data

Moss Point, MS Summary

Moss Point is located in Jackson County in Mississippi
  • Population: 13,807
  • Area: 26.58 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 24.16 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 2.42 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 519.50 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 3.28 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Moss Point, MS Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
7,066
52%
50.8
Male
6,586
48%
49.2
Total Population
13,652
 
323,128,000

Moss Point, MS Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
440
3.2% 
6.1
5 to 9 Years
558
4.1% 
6.3
10 to 14 Years
664
4.9% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
974
7.1% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
1,059
7.8% 
6.9
25 to 34 Years
1,347
9.9% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
1,904
13.9% 
12.6
45 to 54 Years
1,624
11.9% 
13.2
55 to 59 Years
1,122
8.2% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
1,293
9.5% 
6.1
65 to 74 Years
1,414
10.4% 
8.9
75 to 84 Years
980
7.2% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
273
2.0% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
11,310
82.8%
77.2
Female
5,937
52.5%
51.3
Male
5,373
47.5%
48.7
21 Years and over
10,724
78.6%
73.1
62 Years and over
3,512
25.7%
18.8
65 Years and over
2,667
19.5%
15.2
Female
1,486
55.7%
55.8
Male
1,181
44.3%
44.2
Median Age (years)
45
0.0%
0.0

Moss Point, MS Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
13,538
99.2% 
96.8
White
3,373
24.7% 
72.6
Black or African American
10,096
74.0% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
15
0.1% 
0.8
Asian
10
0.1% 
5.4
Asian Indian
0
0.0% 
1.2
Chinese
0
0.0% 
1.3
Filipino
0
0.0% 
0.9
Japanese
0
0.0% 
0.2
Korean
0
0.0% 
0.4
Vietnamese
10
0.1% 
0.6
Other Asian
0
0.0% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
0
0.0% 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
0
0.0% 
0.0
Samoan
0
0.0% 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.1
Some Other Race
44
0.3% 
5.1
Two or More Races
114
0.8% 
3.2
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
334
2.4% 
17.8
Mexican
227
1.7% 
11.2
Puerto Rican
14
0.1% 
1.7
Cuban
39
0.3% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
54
0.4% 
4.2
Not Hispanic or Latino
13,318
97.6% 
82.2

Moss Point, MS Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
407
4.1% 
5.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
971
9.8% 
7.2
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
3,831
38.5% 
27.2
Some college, no degree
2,366
23.8% 
20.6
Associate's Degree
815
8.2% 
8.4
Bachelor's Degree
968
9.7% 
19.3
Graduate or professional degree
599
6.0% 
11.9
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
1,378
13.9%
12.6
High School Graduate or Higher
8,579
86.2%
87.4
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
1,567
15.7%
31.2

Moss Point, MS Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
4,626
38.6%
33.7%
Now Married
4,291
35.8%
47.5
Divorced
1,422
11.9%
11.0%
Separated
599
5.0%
2.0
Widowed
1,052
8.8
5.8%

Moss Point, MS Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
12,844
97.2%
78.4%
Languages other than english
368
2.8%
21.6%
Spanish
347
2.6%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
12
0.1%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
3
0.0%
3.5%
Other Languages
6
0.0%
1.1%

Moss Point, MS Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
797
15.1%
6.7
$10,000 to $14,999
565
10.7%
4.8
$15,000 to $24,999
638
12.1%
9.7
$25,000 to $34,999
540
10.2%
9.5
$35,000 to $49,999
948
17.9%
13.0
$50,000 to $74,999
806
15.3%
17.7
$75,000 to $99,999
488
9.2%
12.3
$100,000 to $149,000
312
5.9%
14.0
$150,000 to $199,999
74
1.4%
5.8
$200,000 or more
117
2.2%
6.4
Median household income
36,830
 
57,617
Per capita income
21,438
 
31,128

Moss Point, MS Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
35
0.7%
1.7
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
715
14.5%
9.8
Construction
182
3.7%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
1,264
25.7%
23.0
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
104
2.1%
6.6
Information
38
0.8%
2.1
Manufacturing
1,299
26.4%
10.1
Other services except public administration
146
3.0%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
232
4.7%
11.4
Public administration
189
3.8%
4.6
Retail trade
544
11.1%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
114
2.3%
5.2
Wholesale trade
57
1.2%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
791
16.1%
8.8%
Management, professional, and related occupations
1,317
26.8%
37.6%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
743
15.1%
12.2%
Sales and office occupations
983
20.0%
23.3%
Service occupations
1,085
22.1%
18.1%

Moss Point, MS Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
4,806
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
4,157
86.5%
76.3
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
353
7.3%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
3
0.1%
5.1
Walked
64
1.3%
2.7
Other means
53
1.1%
1.8
Worked at home
176
3.7%
5.0
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
18.7
 
26.6

Moss Point, MS Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
411
7.8%
8.7
1 vehicles
2,029
38.4%
33.2
2 vehicles
1,580
29.9%
37.1
3 or more
1,265
23.9%
21.0

Moss Point, MS Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
5,285
79.3%
87.6
Owner Occupied
3,640
68.9%
63.1
Renter Occupied
1,645
31.1%
36.9
Vacant Housing Units
1,382
20.7%
12.4
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
4
0.0%
0.0
Rental Vacancy Rate
9
0.0%
0.0
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
2.7
0.0%
2.7
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.3
0.0%
2.5

Moss Point, MS Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
6,667
1 room
70
1.0%
2.4
2 rooms
84
1.3%
2.7
3 rooms
201
3.0%
9.1
4 rooms
914
13.7%
16.5
5 rooms
2,033
30.5%
19.8
6 rooms
1,728
25.9%
17.8
7 rooms
689
10.3%
12.0
8 rooms
406
6.1%
8.6
9 rooms or more
542
8.1%
11.1
Median Rooms
6
 
0.0

Moss Point, MS Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
6,667
 
 
1-unit, detached
5,880
88.2%
61.5
1-unit, attached
29
0.4%
5.9
2-units
186
2.8%
3.6
3 or 4 units
198
3.0%
4.4
5 to 9 units
146
2.2%
4.8
10 to 19 units
85
1.3%
4.4
20 or more units
20
0.3%
9.0
Mobile home
123
1.8%
6.2
Boat, RV, van, etc.
0
0.0%
0.1

Moss Point, MS Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
375
5.6%
12.8%
1940 to 1949
502
7.5%
5.0%
1950 to 1959
1,134
17.0%
10.4%
1960 to 1969
2,080
31.2%
10.7%
1970 to 1979
1,539
23.1%
15.3%
1980 to 1989
389
5.8%
13.5%
1990 to 1999
260
3.9%
13.9%
2000 to 2009
279
4.2%
14.2%
2010 to 2013
109
1.6%
2.8%
2014 or later
0
0.0%
1.4%

Moss Point, MS Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
1,111
21.0%
48.1
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
93
1.8%
4.7
Electricity
4,070
77.0%
38.7
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
0
0.0%
4.8
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
0
0.0%
1.9
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
7
0.1%
0.5
No fuel used
4
0.1%
1.1

Moss Point, MS Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
1,401
 
47295100.0
$2,000 to $2,499
25
1.8%
11.8%
Less than $500
26
1.9%
1.6%
$2,500 to $2,999
55
3.9%
7.0%
$3,000 or more
83
5.9%
10.3%
$1,500 to $1,999
205
14.6%
20.1%
$1,000 to $1,499
478
34.1%
28.8%
$500 to $999
529
37.8%
20.4%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
487
35.9%
45.4%
20.0% to 24.9%
154
11.3%
15.7%
25.0% to 29.9%
131
9.6%
10.6%
30.0% to 34.9%
105
7.7%
7.0%
35.0% or more
481
35.4%
21.3%
Not Computed
43
0.0%
0.0%

Moss Point, MS Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
1,380 
 
41,631,300 
$2,500 to $2,999
0
0.0%
1.9%
$2,000 to $2,499
0
0.0%
4.4%
$3,000 or more
0
0.0%
1.8%
$1,500 to $1,999
0
0.0%
11.9%
Less than $500
197
14.3%
10.7%
$1,000 to $1,499
368
26.7%
28.3%
$500 to $999
815
59.1%
41.0%
No Cash Rent
265
0.0%
2,206,240
Median (Dollars)
772
0.0%
981
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
153
11.9%
13.1%
15.0% to 19.9%
67
5.2%
12.9%
20.0% to 24.9%
136
10.6%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
106
8.3%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
118
9.2%
9.0%
35.0% or more
702
54.8%
40.7%
Not Computed
363
0.0%
0.0%

Moss Point, MS Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
3,640
 
75,022,600
Less then $50,000
540
14.8%
7.3%
$50,000 to $99,999
1,617
44.4%
7.3%
$100,000 to $149,000
698
19.2%
14.1%
$150,000 to $199,000
317
8.7%
14.5%
$200,000 to $299,999
279
7.7%
19.2%
$300,000 to $499,999
121
3.3%
18.2%
$500,000 to $999,999
43
1.2%
10.5%
$1,000,000 or more
25
0.7%
3.1%
Median (Dollars)
85,600
 
205,000