Picayune, MS
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
11,040
Unemployment
13.8%
Poverty
33.3%
Median Home
$110,100
Median Income
$30,006
Median Rent
$767

Picayune SnackAbility

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

Picayune, MS Cost Of Living

88
Picayune's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Picayune Mississippi National Average
Overall 88 84 100
Services 96 94 100
Groceries 96 94 100
Health 96 91 100
Housing 68 63 100
Transportation 101 90 100
Utilities 95 95 100

Picayune, MS Photos

Main Street In Picayune
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Rankings for Picayune in Mississippi

Map Of Picayune, MS

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Population over time in Picayune

Year Population % Change
2019 11,040 -0.9%
2018 11,140 5.8%
2017 10,528 -1.9%
2016 10,732 -0.5%
2015 10,784 -0.5%
2014 10,838 -0.6%
2013 10,901 -0.7%
2012 10,982 -0.4%
2011 11,023 -0.6%
2010 11,087 -

Race / Ethnicity in Picayune

White
54.6% (6,024)
African American
39.1% (4,314)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.6% (67)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (28)
Two Or More
2.1% (227)
Hispanic
3.4% (380)
Race Picayune MS USA
White 54.6% 56.6% 60.7%
African American 39.1% 37.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 1.0% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.1% 1.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.4% 3.1% 18.0%

Gender in Picayune

Female
54.8% (6,045)
Male
45.2% (4,995)
Gender Picayune MS USA
Female 54.8% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 45.2% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Picayune for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (662)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (1,435)
High School / GED
29.0% (3,201)
Some College
28.0% (3,091)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,104)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (1,104)
Master's Degree
4.0% (441)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Picayune MS USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 28.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 14.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Picayune, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
13.2% (145,647)
$10,000 to $14,999
12.4% (136,978)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.3% (191,224)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.7% (140,693)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.3% (113,446)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.7% (173,142)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.8% (74,557)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.8% (97,593)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.1% (11,641)
$200,000 or more
1.7% (19,072)
Income Picayune MS USA
Less than $10,000 13.2% 9.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 12.4% 6.7% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.3% 12.7% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.7% 11.1% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.3% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.7% 16.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.8% 11.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.8% 10.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.1% 3.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.7% 3.0% 7.7%

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