Gulfport, MS
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Gulfport, Mississippi Info Snack

Population
71,660
Unemployment
10.3%
Poverty
23.7%
Median Home
$132,700
Median Income
$40,554
Median Rent
$887

Gulfport SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
8.5

Gulfport, MS Crime Report

3,395
Total Crimes
4,706.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
100.60%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Gulfport
/ 100k People
Mississippi
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 3,395 4,706.0 2,392.8 2,346.0
Violent Crime 317 439.4 291.2 387.8
Murder 10 13.9 10.6 6.5
Robbery 44 61.0 47.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 234 324.4 194.0 279.7
Property Crime 3,078 4,266.6 2,101.6 1,958.2
Burglary 464 643.2 488.3 314.2
Larceny 2,355 3,264.4 1,408.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 259 359.0 205.0 246.0

Gulfport, MS Cost Of Living

89
Gulfport's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Gulfport Mississippi National Average
Overall 89 82 100
Services 98 95 100
Groceries 97 94 100
Health 91 90 100
Housing 68 64 100
Transportation 96 89 100
Utilities 91 97 100

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Rankings for Gulfport in Mississippi

Map Of Gulfport, MS

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Population over time in Gulfport

Year Population % Change
2020 71,660 0.1%
2019 71,570 0.4%
2018 71,318 0.1%
2017 71,265 0.9%
2016 70,642 1.0%
2015 69,913 1.3%
2014 69,004 1.2%
2013 68,158 1.2%
2012 67,322 1.6%
2011 66,286 -

Race / Ethnicity in Gulfport

White
50.6% (36,293)
African American
38.0% (27,260)
American Indian
0.7% (483)
Asian
1.2% (863)
Hawaiian
0.0% (15)
Other
0.3% (210)
Two Or More
3.3% (2,379)
Hispanic
5.8% (4,157)
Race Gulfport MS USA
White 50.6% 56.4% 60.1%
African American 38.0% 37.5% 12.2%
American Indian 0.7% 0.4% 0.6%
Asian 1.2% 1.0% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.3% 1.3% 2.8%
Hispanic 5.8% 3.2% 18.2%

Gender in Gulfport

Female
51.9% (37,227)
Male
48.1% (34,432)
Gender Gulfport MS USA
Female 51.9% 51.6% 50.8%
Male 48.1% 48.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Gulfport for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (2,149)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (6,449)
High School / GED
30.0% (21,498)
Some College
23.0% (16,481)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (8,599)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (10,032)
Master's Degree
6.0% (4,299)
Professional Degree
2.0% (1,433)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (716)
Education Gulfport MS USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 14.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Gulfport, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
11.3% (807,773)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.5% (467,939)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.3% (953,416)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.5% (1,042,632)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.3% (880,975)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.9% (1,213,693)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.7% (696,697)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.8% (705,339)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.5% (251,634)
$200,000 or more
2.0% (145,897)
Income Gulfport MS USA
Less than $10,000 11.3% 9.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.5% 6.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.3% 12.3% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.5% 11.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.3% 13.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.9% 17.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.7% 11.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.8% 11.2% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.5% 4.1% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.0% 3.4% 8.3%

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