Waveland, MS
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
6,352
Unemployment
5.7%
Poverty
11.6%
Median Home
$155,200
Median Income
$47,214
Median Rent
$730

Waveland SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
7
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
7
Education
8
Commute
4

Waveland, MS Cost Of Living

87
Waveland's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Waveland Mississippi National Average
Overall 87 82 100
Services 100 95 100
Groceries 96 94 100
Health 91 90 100
Housing 67 64 100
Transportation 97 89 100
Utilities 94 97 100

Waveland, MS Photos

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Rankings for Waveland in Mississippi

Map Of Waveland, MS

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Population over time in Waveland

Year Population % Change
2020 6,352 -0.1%
2019 6,358 -0.4%
2018 6,382 -1.1%
2017 6,454 0.1%
2016 6,449 -0.2%
2015 6,463 -0.4%
2014 6,487 -0.1%
2013 6,492 -0.2%
2012 6,504 0.2%
2011 6,490 -

Race / Ethnicity in Waveland

White
77.8% (4,940)
African American
14.5% (918)
American Indian
1.0% (63)
Asian
0.3% (20)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.1% (134)
Hispanic
4.4% (277)
Race Waveland MS USA
White 77.8% 56.4% 60.1%
African American 14.5% 37.5% 12.2%
American Indian 1.0% 0.4% 0.6%
Asian 0.3% 1.0% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.1% 1.3% 2.8%
Hispanic 4.4% 3.2% 18.2%

Gender in Waveland

Female
51.1% (3,249)
Male
48.9% (3,103)
Gender Waveland MS USA
Female 51.1% 51.6% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 48.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Waveland for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (63)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (508)
High School / GED
33.0% (2,096)
Some College
26.0% (1,651)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (444)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (1,079)
Master's Degree
6.0% (381)
Professional Degree
2.0% (127)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Waveland MS USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 14.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Waveland, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
6.1% (38,833)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.8% (11,735)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.1% (83,000)
$25,000 to $34,999
19.6% (124,607)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.7% (67,851)
$50,000 to $74,999
8.0% (50,995)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.4% (66,144)
$100,000 to $149,999
25.6% (162,800)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.6% (16,642)
$200,000 or more
2.0% (12,588)
Income Waveland MS USA
Less than $10,000 6.1% 9.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.8% 6.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.1% 12.3% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 19.6% 11.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.7% 13.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 8.0% 17.0% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.4% 11.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 25.6% 11.2% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.6% 4.1% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.0% 3.4% 8.3%

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