Mississippi has a population of 2.99M people with a median age of 37.2 and a median household income of $41,754. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Mississippi declined from 2.99M to 2.99M, a 0.12% decrease and its median household income grew from $40,593 to $41,754, a 2.86% increase.
The population of Mississippi is 56.8% White, 37.9% Black, and 2.9% Hispanic. 3.84% of the people in Mississippi speak a non-English language, and 98.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Mississippi are University of Mississippi, with 5,151 graduates, Mississippi State University, with 4,222 graduates, and Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, with 3,574 graduates.
The median property value in Mississippi is $113,900, and the homeownership rate is 67.3%. Most people in Mississippi commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Mississippi is 2 cars per household.
Mississippi is the 32nd most populated state in the United States and borders Alabama; Arkansas; Louisiana; and Tennessee.