Tylertown is a very small town located in the state of Mississippi. With a population of 1,515 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Tylertown is the 141st largest community in Mississippi.
Unlike some towns, Tylertown isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Tylertown are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Tylertown is a town of professionals, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Tylertown who work in teaching (14.74%), food service (11.37%), and management occupations (11.16%).
As is often the case in a small town, Tylertown doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Tylertown citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 22.32% of adults in Tylertown have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Tylertown in 2010 was $16,477, which is lower middle income relative to Mississippi, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $65,908 for a family of four. However, Tylertown contains both very wealthy and poor people as well. Tylertown also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 30.48% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Tylertown is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Tylertown home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Tylertown residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Tylertown include English, German, French , and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Tylertown is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.