Starkville, MS
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
25,387
Unemployment
7.3%
Poverty
29.9%
Median Home
$176,900
Median Income
$35,048
Median Rent
$776

Starkville SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
7
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
9.5

Starkville, MS Cost Of Living

87
Starkville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Starkville Mississippi National Average
Overall 87 84 100
Services 89 94 100
Groceries 86 94 100
Health 85 91 100
Housing 86 63 100
Transportation 89 90 100
Utilities 88 95 100

Starkville, MS Photos

Cooperative Creamery Station  Nara
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Starkville in Mississippi

Map Of Starkville, MS

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Population over time in Starkville

Year Population % Change
2019 25,387 1.1%
2018 25,122 0.7%
2017 24,954 -0.2%
2016 25,011 1.0%
2015 24,754 1.2%
2014 24,457 0.8%
2013 24,260 1.5%
2012 23,908 1.1%
2011 23,639 0.9%
2010 23,436 -

Race / Ethnicity in Starkville

White
57.3% (14,535)
African American
34.8% (8,844)
American Indian
0.0% (9)
Asian
4.1% (1,037)
Hawaiian
0.1% (29)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.9% (486)
Hispanic
1.8% (447)
Race Starkville MS USA
White 57.3% 56.6% 60.7%
African American 34.8% 37.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 4.1% 1.0% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 1.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.8% 3.1% 18.0%

Gender in Starkville

Female
50.6% (12,849)
Male
49.4% (12,538)
Gender Starkville MS USA
Female 50.6% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 49.4% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Starkville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (761)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (1,777)
High School / GED
19.0% (4,823)
Some College
18.0% (4,569)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (1,523)
Bachelor's Degree
22.0% (5,585)
Master's Degree
15.0% (3,808)
Professional Degree
2.0% (507)
Doctorate Degree
8.0% (2,030)
Education Starkville MS USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 19.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 22.0% 14.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 15.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 8.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Starkville, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
20.7% (524,745)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.4% (214,325)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.4% (339,851)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.5% (189,169)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.0% (253,568)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.9% (326,770)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.9% (251,304)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.7% (245,015)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.1% (103,892)
$200,000 or more
3.5% (90,056)
Income Starkville MS USA
Less than $10,000 20.7% 9.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.4% 6.7% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.4% 12.7% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.5% 11.1% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.0% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.9% 16.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.9% 11.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.7% 10.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.1% 3.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.5% 3.0% 7.7%

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