Collins is a very small city located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 2,570 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Collins is the 98th largest community in Mississippi.
Collins is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Collins is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Collins who work in teaching (14.22%), maintenance occupations (8.21%), and healthcare (8.10%).
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Collins is worth considering.
Being a small city, Collins does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Collins citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 22.23% of adults in Collins have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Collins in 2010 was $15,400, 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 $61,600 for a family of four.
Collins is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Collins home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Collins residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Collins include German, English, Scottish, and European.
The most common language spoken in Collins is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Indic languages.