Tupelo, MS
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
38,251
Unemployment
5.0%
Poverty
14.5%
Median Home
$148,900
Median Income
$54,691
Median Rent
$795

Tupelo SnackAbility

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

Tupelo, MS Cost Of Living

82
Tupelo's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Tupelo Mississippi National Average
Overall 82 82 100
Services 87 95 100
Groceries 82 94 100
Health 82 90 100
Housing 74 64 100
Transportation 89 89 100
Utilities 88 97 100

Tupelo, MS Photos

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Rankings for Tupelo in Mississippi

Map Of Tupelo, MS

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Population over time in Tupelo

Year Population % Change
2020 38,251 -0.0%
2019 38,270 -0.1%
2018 38,321 -1.4%
2017 38,856 9.3%
2016 35,561 0.6%
2015 35,345 0.6%
2014 35,143 0.9%
2013 34,827 0.8%
2012 34,551 0.5%
2011 34,363 -

Race / Ethnicity in Tupelo

White
55.3% (21,144)
African American
37.6% (14,372)
American Indian
0.1% (55)
Asian
0.7% (281)
Hawaiian
0.5% (202)
Other
0.6% (226)
Two Or More
0.9% (339)
Hispanic
4.3% (1,632)
Race Tupelo MS USA
White 55.3% 56.4% 60.1%
African American 37.6% 37.5% 12.2%
American Indian 0.1% 0.4% 0.6%
Asian 0.7% 1.0% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 0.9% 1.3% 2.8%
Hispanic 4.3% 3.2% 18.2%

Gender in Tupelo

Female
53.8% (20,578)
Male
46.2% (17,672)
Gender Tupelo MS USA
Female 53.8% 51.6% 50.8%
Male 46.2% 48.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Tupelo for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (1,530)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (3,442)
High School / GED
21.0% (8,032)
Some College
21.0% (8,032)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (4,207)
Bachelor's Degree
20.0% (7,650)
Master's Degree
9.0% (3,442)
Professional Degree
3.0% (1,147)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (765)
Education Tupelo MS USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 21.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 14.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Tupelo, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
5.8% (220,776)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.4% (322,497)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.8% (373,995)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.7% (370,425)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.2% (464,753)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.6% (712,808)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.6% (519,310)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.2% (504,523)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.9% (149,649)
$200,000 or more
4.9% (186,360)
Income Tupelo MS USA
Less than $10,000 5.8% 9.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.4% 6.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.8% 12.3% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.7% 11.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.2% 13.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.6% 17.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.6% 11.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.2% 11.2% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.9% 4.1% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 4.9% 3.4% 8.3%

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