In 2020, Houston, MS had a population of 3.43k people with a median age of 46.1 and a median household income of $29,530. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Houston, MS declined from 3,478 to 3,426, a −1.5% decrease and its median household income declined from $32,105 to $29,530, a −8.02% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Houston, MS are White (Non-Hispanic) (45.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (44.3%), Other (Hispanic) (7.18%), White (Hispanic) (2.8%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.613%).
None of the households in Houston, MS reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
98.4% of the residents in Houston, MS are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Houston, MS was $71,400, and the homeownership rate was 60.5%.
Most people in Houston, MS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Houston, MS was 2 cars per household.