Moss Point Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Moss Point Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
13,350

Age

Under 5 Years:
3.9%
5 - 17:
14.8%
18 - 24:
9.3%
25 - 34:
10.7%
35 - 54:
25.3%
55 - 64:
17.3%
Over 65 Years:
18.7%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
4.9%
4.9%
High School Graduates
88.3%
88.3%
College Graduated
16.4%
16.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Moss Point
$25,965
$25,965
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Moss Point
$42,173
$42,173
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
22.2%

Employment Industries in Moss Point

 
Manufacturing
18.0%
18.0%
Retail
15.9%
15.9%
Healthcare
15.8%
15.8%
Accommodation
9.6%
9.6%
Education
7.5%
7.5%
Public Service
6.6%
6.6%
Arts
5.6%
5.6%
Construction
4.1%
4.1%
Other
3.2%
3.2%
Administration
2.9%
2.9%
Transportation
2.9%
2.9%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
2.7%
2.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
Black or African American
69.6%
69.6%
White
24.7%
24.7%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.9%
2.9%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
2.3%
2.3%
Asian
0.3%
0.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.2%
0.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

African
5.5%
5.5%
German
3.7%
3.7%
English
3.1%
3.1%
Irish
2.5%
2.5%
Italian
1.0%
1.0%
French
1.0%
1.0%
Scots-Irish
0.7%
0.7%
Scottish
0.5%
0.5%
European
0.5%
0.5%
Pennsylvania German
0.2%
0.2%
Norwegian
0.2%
0.2%
Dutch
0.2%
0.2%
Danish
0.1%
0.1%
Russian
0.1%
0.1%
Yugoslavian
0.0%
0.0%
Other West Indian
0.0%
0.0%
West Indian
0.0%
0.0%
U.S. Virgin Islander
0.0%
0.0%
Trinidadian and Tobagonian
0.0%
0.0%
Jamaican
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
97.7%
97.7%
Spanish
2.0%
2.0%
Italian
0.8%
0.8%
Chinese
0.3%
0.3%
African languages
0.0%
0.0%
Arabic
0.0%
0.0%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
Native American languages
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
Pacific Island languages
0.0%
0.0%
Tagalog
0.0%
0.0%
Other Asian languages
0.0%
0.0%
Vietnamese
0.0%
0.0%
Laotian
0.0%
0.0%
Thai
0.0%
0.0%
Miao/Hmong
0.0%
0.0%
Mon-Khmer (Cambodian)
0.0%
0.0%
Korean
0.0%
0.0%
Japanese
0.0%
0.0%
Other Indo-European
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Moss Point Residents:
1.1%