Diamondhead, MS

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Diamondhead Profile


Overview

Diamondhead is a somewhat small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 8,132 people and just one neighborhood, Diamondhead is the 45th largest community in Mississippi.

Diamondhead real estate is some of the most expensive in Mississippi, although Diamondhead house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Occupations and Workforce

Diamondhead is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 88.19% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Diamondhead is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Diamondhead who work in management occupations (13.19%), teaching (11.61%), and sales jobs (11.46%).

Also of interest is that Diamondhead has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.


Setting & Lifestyle

Because of many things, Diamondhead is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Diamondhead a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Diamondhead has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Diamondhead’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

Diamondhead is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.

One downside of living in Diamondhead, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.71 minutes every day commuting to work.

As is often the case in a small town, Diamondhead doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Diamondhead Demographics

The citizens of Diamondhead are among the most well-educated in the nation: 43.51% of adults in Diamondhead have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Diamondhead in 2010 was $32,363, which is wealthy relative to Mississippi and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $129,452 for a family of four. However, Diamondhead contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Diamondhead home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Diamondhead residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Diamondhead include Irish, French , Italian, and English.

The most common language spoken in Diamondhead is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Diamondhead 0.101011101001110
Mississippi 2.76
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Diamondhead 0.101011101001110
Mississippi 28.34
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Diamondhead 0.101011101001110
Mississippi 21

Neighborhood Public School Data

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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Better than of MS school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to MS Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Hancock County Career Technical Cen
7180 Airport Road
Kiln, MS, 39556
09-12
South Hancock Elementary School
6590 Lakeshore Road
Bay St. Louis, MS, 39520
PK-05
Hancock North Central Elementary
6122 Cuevas Town Road
Kiln, MS, 39556
PK-05
East Hancock Elementary School
4221 Kiln Delisle Rd.
Kiln, MS, 39556
PK-05
Hancock High School
7084 Stennis Airport Drive
Kiln, MS, 39556
09-12
Hancock Middle School
7070 Stennis Airport Drive
Kiln, MS, 39556
06-08
West Hancock Elementary School
23350 Highway 43
Picayune, MS, 39466
PK-05

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 69.6% 72.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 58.9% 64.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.7% 7.4%

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