Baldwyn is a very small city located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 3,339 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Baldwyn is the 87th largest community in Mississippi.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Baldwyn is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Baldwyn is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Baldwyn who work in sales jobs (17.00%), office and administrative support (12.75%), and maintenance occupations (8.81%).
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Baldwyn has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Baldwyn a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small city, Baldwyn does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Baldwyn rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.68% of adults 25 and older in Baldwyn have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Baldwyn in 2010 was $14,912, which is lower middle income relative to Mississippi, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $59,648 for a family of four. Baldwyn also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 36.63% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Baldwyn is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Baldwyn home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Baldwyn residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Baldwyn include Irish, German, French , and European.
The most common language spoken in Baldwyn is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and African languages.