In 2021, Southwest Region PUMA, MS had a population of 177k people with a median age of 39.8 and a median household income of $35,994. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Southwest Region PUMA, MS grew from 176,638 to 176,665, a 0.0153% increase and its median household income grew from $33,827 to $35,994, a 6.41% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Southwest Region PUMA, MS are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (48.6%), White (Non-Hispanic) (46.9%), White (Hispanic) (1.02%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1%), and Other (Hispanic) (0.963%).
3.13% of the households in Southwest Region PUMA, 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.
98.6% of the residents in Southwest Region PUMA, MS are U.S. citizens.
In 2021, the median property value in Southwest Region PUMA, MS was $90,600, and the homeownership rate was 72.2%.
Most people in Southwest Region PUMA, MS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 28.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Southwest Region PUMA, MS was 2 cars per household.
Southwest Region PUMA, MS borders Northeast Louisiana PUMA, LA, Kisatchie Delta Regional Planning & Development District 1 PUMA, LA, Baton Rouge Metropolitan Area (West) PUMA, LA, Livingston & St. Helena Parishes PUMA, LA, Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA, Hinds (West), Warren & Copiah CountiesVicksburg City PUMA, MS, Rankin & Simpson Counties PUMA, MS, Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS, and Forrest, Lamar, Marion & Perry CountiesHattiesburg City PUMA, MS.