Pontotoc, MS
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
6,070
Unemployment
1.3%
Poverty
14.3%
Median Home
$143,000
Median Income
$49,250
Median Rent
$692

Pontotoc SnackAbility

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

Pontotoc, MS Cost Of Living

80
Pontotoc's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Pontotoc Mississippi National Average
Overall 80 82 100
Services 87 95 100
Groceries 82 94 100
Health 82 90 100
Housing 59 64 100
Transportation 90 89 100
Utilities 87 97 100

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Rankings for Pontotoc in Mississippi

Map Of Pontotoc, MS

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Population over time in Pontotoc

Year Population % Change
2020 6,070 1.2%
2019 5,997 1.2%
2018 5,923 0.3%
2017 5,906 1.7%
2016 5,808 0.9%
2015 5,754 0.6%
2014 5,718 1.2%
2013 5,652 0.6%
2012 5,617 0.0%
2011 5,617 -

Race / Ethnicity in Pontotoc

White
54.6% (3,314)
African American
25.2% (1,530)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.1% (9)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (10)
Two Or More
0.1% (4)
Hispanic
19.8% (1,203)
Race Pontotoc MS USA
White 54.6% 56.4% 60.1%
African American 25.2% 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 0.2% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 0.1% 1.3% 2.8%
Hispanic 19.8% 3.2% 18.2%

Gender in Pontotoc

Female
57.2% (3,471)
Male
42.8% (2,598)
Gender Pontotoc MS USA
Female 57.2% 51.6% 50.8%
Male 42.8% 48.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Pontotoc for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
18.0% (1,092)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (424)
High School / GED
22.0% (1,335)
Some College
25.0% (1,517)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (485)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (667)
Master's Degree
9.0% (546)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Pontotoc MS USA
< 9th Grade 18.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 22.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 14.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Pontotoc, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
8.3% (50,111)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.3% (19,984)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.5% (51,304)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.3% (92,765)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.9% (90,677)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.0% (121,400)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.3% (99,028)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.2% (61,743)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.1% (12,527)
$200,000 or more
1.2% (7,457)
Income Pontotoc MS USA
Less than $10,000 8.3% 9.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.3% 6.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.5% 12.3% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.3% 11.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.9% 13.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.0% 17.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.3% 11.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.2% 11.2% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.1% 4.1% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.2% 3.4% 8.3%

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