Picayune, MS
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
11,016
Unemployment
9.1%
Poverty
28.8%
Median Home
$116,500
Median Income
$31,349
Median Rent
$777

Picayune SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
6
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
5
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 82 100
Services 98 95 100
Groceries 94 94 100
Health 97 90 100
Housing 68 64 100
Transportation 90 89 100
Utilities 93 97 100

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
2020 11,016 -1.1%
2019 11,140 5.8%
2018 10,528 -1.9%
2017 10,732 -0.5%
2016 10,784 -0.5%
2015 10,838 -0.6%
2014 10,901 -0.7%
2013 10,982 -0.4%
2012 11,023 -0.6%
2011 11,087 -

Race / Ethnicity in Picayune

White
54.6% (6,018)
African American
38.2% (4,211)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.9% (94)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (25)
Two Or More
2.6% (286)
Hispanic
3.5% (382)
Race Picayune MS USA
White 54.6% 56.4% 60.1%
African American 38.2% 37.5% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.4% 0.6%
Asian 0.9% 1.0% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.6% 1.3% 2.8%
Hispanic 3.5% 3.2% 18.2%

Gender in Picayune

Female
55.6% (6,122)
Male
44.4% (4,894)
Gender Picayune MS USA
Female 55.6% 51.6% 50.8%
Male 44.4% 48.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Picayune for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (330)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (1,101)
High School / GED
31.0% (3,414)
Some College
31.0% (3,414)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (1,321)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (991)
Master's Degree
4.0% (440)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Picayune MS USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 31.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 14.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Picayune, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
14.5% (159,882)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.6% (105,955)
$15,000 to $24,999
18.1% (198,843)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.2% (156,319)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.3% (168,197)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.7% (140,164)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.7% (85,286)
$100,000 to $149,999
4.8% (52,502)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.0% (11,165)
$200,000 or more
2.1% (23,281)
Income Picayune MS USA
Less than $10,000 14.5% 9.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.6% 6.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 18.1% 12.3% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.2% 11.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.3% 13.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.7% 17.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.7% 11.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 4.8% 11.2% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.0% 4.1% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.1% 3.4% 8.3%

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