New Albany, MS
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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New Albany, Mississippi Info Snack

Population
8,723
Unemployment
2.2%
Poverty
11.5%
Median Home
$111,200
Median Income
$41,975
Median Rent
$743

New Albany SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
5
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
6
Education
5
Commute
9

New Albany, MS Cost Of Living

83
New Albany's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense New Albany Mississippi National Average
Overall 83 82 100
Services 90 95 100
Groceries 84 94 100
Health 79 90 100
Housing 68 64 100
Transportation 87 89 100
Utilities 88 97 100

New Albany, MS Photos

Union Countyc Mississippi Courthouse
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for New Albany in Mississippi

Map Of New Albany, MS

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Population over time in New Albany

Year Population % Change
2020 8,723 0.1%
2019 8,714 0.8%
2018 8,642 0.6%
2017 8,589 1.5%
2016 8,466 2.1%
2015 8,291 1.6%
2014 8,160 1.0%
2013 8,076 0.7%
2012 8,021 0.3%
2011 7,999 -

Race / Ethnicity in New Albany

White
57.3% (4,999)
African American
33.3% (2,902)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.1% (6)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.3% (30)
Hispanic
9.0% (786)
Race New Albany MS USA
White 57.3% 56.4% 60.1%
African American 33.3% 37.5% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.4% 0.6%
Asian 0.1% 1.0% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 0.3% 1.3% 2.8%
Hispanic 9.0% 3.2% 18.2%

Gender in New Albany

Female
52.2% (4,553)
Male
47.8% (4,170)
Gender New Albany MS USA
Female 52.2% 51.6% 50.8%
Male 47.8% 48.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in New Albany for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (523)
9-12th Grade
15.0% (1,308)
High School / GED
27.0% (2,355)
Some College
20.0% (1,744)
Associate's Degree
14.0% (1,221)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (959)
Master's Degree
4.0% (348)
Professional Degree
2.0% (174)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (87)
Education New Albany MS USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 15.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 14.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 14.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For New Albany, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
5.6% (49,178)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.7% (41,211)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.1% (148,909)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.9% (95,334)
$35,000 to $49,999
19.0% (165,668)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.6% (153,305)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.4% (99,455)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.4% (64,838)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.3% (37,364)
$200,000 or more
2.0% (17,033)
Income New Albany MS USA
Less than $10,000 5.6% 9.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.7% 6.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.1% 12.3% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.9% 11.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 19.0% 13.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.6% 17.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.4% 11.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.4% 11.2% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.3% 4.1% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.0% 3.4% 8.3%

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