Ocean Springs, MS
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
17,729
Unemployment
5.8%
Poverty
10.2%
Median Home
$174,000
Median Income
$58,713
Median Rent
$954

Ocean Springs SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
7
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
8

Ocean Springs, MS Crime Report

515
Total Crimes
2,882.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
16.40%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Ocean Springs
/ 100k People
Mississippi
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 515 2,882.9 2,653.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 23 128.8 277.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 11.2 5.0
Robbery 4 22.4 57.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 15 84.0 184.6 250.2
Property Crime 492 2,754.1 2,375.8 2,109.9
Burglary 67 375.1 627.0 340.5
Larceny 390 2,183.2 1,555.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 35 195.9 193.1 219.9

Ocean Springs, MS Cost Of Living

94
Ocean Springs's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Ocean Springs Mississippi National Average
Overall 94 84 100
Services 98 94 100
Groceries 97 94 100
Health 91 91 100
Housing 86 63 100
Transportation 98 90 100
Utilities 93 95 100

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Rankings for Ocean Springs in Mississippi

Map Of Ocean Springs, MS

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Population over time in Ocean Springs

Year Population % Change
2019 17,729 0.7%
2018 17,613 0.6%
2017 17,514 -0.2%
2016 17,547 0.1%
2015 17,528 0.5%
2014 17,446 -0.2%
2013 17,474 0.3%
2012 17,420 0.2%
2011 17,379 0.7%
2010 17,258 -

Race / Ethnicity in Ocean Springs

White
78.7% (13,952)
African American
6.7% (1,182)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
3.7% (651)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (28)
Two Or More
3.1% (546)
Hispanic
7.7% (1,370)
Race Ocean Springs MS USA
White 78.7% 56.6% 60.7%
African American 6.7% 37.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 3.7% 1.0% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.1% 1.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 7.7% 3.1% 18.0%

Gender in Ocean Springs

Female
53.9% (9,560)
Male
46.1% (8,169)
Gender Ocean Springs MS USA
Female 53.9% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 46.1% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Ocean Springs for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (531)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (531)
High School / GED
24.0% (4,254)
Some College
23.0% (4,077)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,772)
Bachelor's Degree
22.0% (3,900)
Master's Degree
11.0% (1,950)
Professional Degree
2.0% (354)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (354)
Education Ocean Springs MS USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 22.0% 14.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Ocean Springs, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
4.0% (71,567)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.4% (77,175)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.1% (178,384)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.4% (167,436)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.0% (266,776)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.4% (254,492)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.0% (229,924)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.1% (303,361)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.6% (134,322)
$200,000 or more
5.0% (89,459)
Income Ocean Springs MS USA
Less than $10,000 4.0% 9.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.4% 6.7% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.1% 12.7% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.4% 11.1% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.0% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.4% 16.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.0% 11.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.1% 10.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.6% 3.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 5.0% 3.0% 7.7%

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