Lucedale is a very small city located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 3,153 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Lucedale is the 92nd largest community in Mississippi.
Lucedale is a blue-collar town, with 35.06% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Lucedale is a city of construction workers and builders, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lucedale who work in sales jobs (10.24%), office and administrative support (9.13%), and healthcare (8.03%).
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, Lucedale has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Lucedale a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Lucedale is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Lucedale rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.13% of adults 25 and older in Lucedale 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 Lucedale in 2018 was $18,632, which is middle income relative to Mississippi, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $74,528 for a family of four. However, Lucedale contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Lucedale is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Lucedale home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lucedale residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Lucedale include German, Irish, English, African, and French.
The most common language spoken in Lucedale is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.