In 2017, North Central Region PUMA, MS had a population of 121k people with a median age of 38.4 and a median household income of $31,630. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of North Central Region PUMA, MS declined from 122,684 to 121,446, a -1.01% decrease and its median household income grew from $30,165 to $31,630, a 4.86% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in North Central Region PUMA, MS are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (55.2%), White (Non-Hispanic) (41.9%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (0.938%), White (Hispanic) (0.699%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (0.502%). 1.65% of the people in North Central Region PUMA, MS speak a non-English language, and 99.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in North Central Region PUMA, MS are Holmes Community College (1,317 degrees awarded in 2017), Mississippi Valley State University (413 degrees), and Academy of Hair Design-Grenada (16 degrees).
The median property value in North Central Region PUMA, MS is $76,200, and the homeownership rate is 65.6%. Most people in North Central Region PUMA, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.7 minutes. The average car ownership in North Central Region PUMA, MS is 2 cars per household.
North Central Region PUMA, MS borders Starkville, Columbus & West Point Cities PUMA, MS, Lafayette, Monroe, Itawamba, Chickasaw & Calhoun Counties PUMA, MS, Neshoba, Scott, Leake, Jasper, Smith & Kemper Counties PUMA, MS, South Delta Region PUMA, MS, Panola, Tate, Coahoma, Tallahatchie, Tunica & Quitman Counties PUMA, MS, and Madison & Yazoo Counties PUMA, MS.