Pass Christian, MS

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Pass Christian is a somewhat small coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 5,686 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Pass Christian is the 61st largest community in Mississippi. Much of the housing stock in Pass Christian was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Pass Christian economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Pass Christian, where the median household income is $47,250.00.

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

Unlike some cities, Pass Christian isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Pass Christian are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Pass Christian is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pass Christian who work in teaching (14.83%), office and administrative support (13.23%), and sales jobs (10.28%).

Pass Christian 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.

The citizens of Pass Christian are among the most well-educated in the nation: 43.69% of adults in Pass Christian 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 Pass Christian in 2018 was $29,079, which is wealthy relative to Mississippi, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $116,316 for a family of four. However, Pass Christian contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

The most common language spoken in Pass Christian is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Vietnamese.

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