In 2018, Houston, MS had a population of 3.5k people with a median age of 35.7 and a median household income of $31,977. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Houston, MS declined from 3,505 to 3,497, a -0.228% decrease and its median household income grew from $31,178 to $31,977, a 2.56% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Houston, MS are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (49.3%), White (Non-Hispanic) (31.5%), White (Hispanic) (12.2%), Other (Hispanic) (5.8%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.915%). 0% of the households in Houston, MS speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 94.3% of the residents in Houston, MS are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Houston, MS was $60,600, and the homeownership rate was 53.6%. Most people in Houston, MS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 17.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Houston, MS was 2 cars per household.