Gulfport, MS
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Gulfport, Mississippi Info Snack

Population
71,676
Unemployment
11.6%
Poverty
26.3%
Median Home
$122,300
Median Income
$39,171
Median Rent
$860

Gulfport SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
8

Gulfport, MS Crime Report

3,728
Total Crimes
5,150.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
107.95%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Gulfport
/ 100k People
Mississippi
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 3,728 5,150.4 2,653.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 236 326.0 277.9 366.7
Murder 12 16.6 11.2 5.0
Robbery 65 89.8 57.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 134 185.1 184.6 250.2
Property Crime 3,492 4,824.3 2,375.8 2,109.9
Burglary 419 578.9 627.0 340.5
Larceny 2,805 3,875.2 1,555.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 268 370.3 193.1 219.9

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 84 100
Services 98 94 100
Groceries 97 94 100
Health 91 91 100
Housing 70 63 100
Transportation 98 90 100
Utilities 93 95 100

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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
2019 71,676 0.1%
2018 71,570 0.4%
2017 71,318 0.1%
2016 71,265 0.9%
2015 70,642 1.0%
2014 69,913 1.3%
2013 69,004 1.2%
2012 68,158 1.2%
2011 67,322 1.6%
2010 66,286 -

Race / Ethnicity in Gulfport

White
52.3% (37,453)
African American
37.5% (26,881)
American Indian
0.6% (415)
Asian
1.3% (950)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (20)
Two Or More
2.3% (1,625)
Hispanic
6.0% (4,332)
Race Gulfport MS USA
White 52.3% 56.6% 60.7%
African American 37.5% 37.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 1.3% 1.0% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.3% 1.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.0% 3.1% 18.0%

Gender in Gulfport

Female
52.7% (37,785)
Male
47.3% (33,891)
Gender Gulfport MS USA
Female 52.7% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 47.3% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Gulfport for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (2,867)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (6,450)
High School / GED
30.0% (21,502)
Some College
25.0% (17,919)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (7,167)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (10,751)
Master's Degree
5.0% (3,583)
Professional Degree
1.0% (716)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (716)
Education Gulfport MS USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 14.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Gulfport, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
12.1% (870,340)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.0% (502,435)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.4% (1,031,058)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.2% (877,785)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.5% (966,873)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.9% (1,281,377)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.8% (701,150)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.2% (591,009)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.8% (200,255)
$200,000 or more
2.0% (145,313)
Income Gulfport MS USA
Less than $10,000 12.1% 9.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.0% 6.7% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.4% 12.7% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.2% 11.1% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.5% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.9% 16.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.8% 11.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.2% 10.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.8% 3.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.0% 3.0% 7.7%

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