In 2019, Meridian, MS had a population of 102k people with a median age of 38.7 and a median household income of $41,107. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Meridian, MS declined from 103,358 to 101,992, a −1.32% decrease and its median household income grew from $39,867 to $41,107, a 3.11% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Meridian, MS are White (Non-Hispanic) (52.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (44.1%), White (Hispanic) (1.37%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.6%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.502%). 0% of the households in Meridian, MS speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
99% of the residents in Meridian, MS are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Meridian, MS was $88,700, and the homeownership rate was 68.3%. Most people in Meridian, MS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Meridian, MS was 2 cars per household.
Meridian, MS borders Laurel, MS.