Horn Lake, MS

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Living in Horn Lake

Horn Lake is a medium-sized city located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 26,736 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Horn Lake is the 13th largest community in Mississippi.

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

When you are in Horn Lake, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 35.52% of Horn Lake’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Horn Lake is a city of transportation and shipping workers, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Horn Lake who work in office and administrative support (10.79%), sales jobs (8.76%), and healthcare (6.37%).

Being a small city, Horn Lake does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The education level of Horn Lake citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.48% of adults 25 and older in Horn Lake have a college degree.

The per capita income in Horn Lake in 2018 was $22,125, which is middle income relative to Mississippi, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $88,500 for a family of four. However, Horn Lake contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Horn Lake is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Horn Lake home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Horn Lake residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Horn Lake include Irish, German, English, Scottish, and African.

The most common language spoken in Horn Lake is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.