West Point, MS
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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West Point, Mississippi Info Snack

Population
10,626
Unemployment
11.1%
Poverty
30.6%
Median Home
$89,600
Median Income
$30,664
Median Rent
$751

West Point SnackAbility

2
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
7
Education
5
Commute
8.5

West Point, MS Crime Report

331
Total Crimes
3,173.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
28.14%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
West Point
/ 100k People
Mississippi
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 331 3,173.5 2,653.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 39 373.9 277.9 366.7
Murder 1 9.6 11.2 5.0
Robbery 8 76.7 57.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 25 239.7 184.6 250.2
Property Crime 292 2,799.6 2,375.8 2,109.9
Burglary 68 652.0 627.0 340.5
Larceny 221 2,118.9 1,555.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 3 28.8 193.1 219.9

West Point, MS Cost Of Living

77
West Point's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense West Point Mississippi National Average
Overall 77 84 100
Services 89 94 100
Groceries 86 94 100
Health 85 91 100
Housing 53 63 100
Transportation 89 90 100
Utilities 88 95 100

West Point, MS Photos

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Rankings for West Point in Mississippi

Map Of West Point, MS

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Population over time in West Point

Year Population % Change
2019 10,626 -1.6%
2018 10,794 -1.0%
2017 10,903 -1.3%
2016 11,042 -0.7%
2015 11,122 -0.7%
2014 11,200 -0.5%
2013 11,258 -0.5%
2012 11,317 -0.6%
2011 11,384 -0.7%
2010 11,467 -

Race / Ethnicity in West Point

White
37.3% (3,966)
African American
62.1% (6,603)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.5% (57)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.0% (0)
Hispanic
0.0% (0)
Race West Point MS USA
White 37.3% 56.6% 60.7%
African American 62.1% 37.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 0.5% 1.0% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.0% 1.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.0% 3.1% 18.0%

Gender in West Point

Female
56.0% (5,953)
Male
44.0% (4,673)
Gender West Point MS USA
Female 56.0% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 44.0% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in West Point for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (637)
9-12th Grade
14.0% (1,487)
High School / GED
32.0% (3,400)
Some College
19.0% (2,018)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,062)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (1,275)
Master's Degree
6.0% (637)
Professional Degree
1.0% (106)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education West Point MS USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 14.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 14.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For West Point, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
18.4% (195,562)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.2% (97,402)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.6% (133,992)
$25,000 to $34,999
16.0% (169,571)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.6% (144,590)
$50,000 to $74,999
8.5% (90,589)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.8% (115,066)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.5% (79,739)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.1% (22,710)
$200,000 or more
1.3% (13,373)
Income West Point MS USA
Less than $10,000 18.4% 9.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.2% 6.7% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.6% 12.7% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 16.0% 11.1% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.6% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 8.5% 16.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.8% 11.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.5% 10.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.1% 3.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.3% 3.0% 7.7%

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