MS

National Population : 333,590,059
Mississippi State Population : 3,106,550

About Alcorn State University, MS

Alcorn State University, MS is located in Jefferson County in the state of Mississippi.

The total City Population for Alcorn State University is about 1,017 with about 164 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 2,338.

The Average Home Value is $47,700.00, which is roughly 48% lower than the Average Home Value of $91,745.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 75% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $18,224.00, which is roughly 54% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,280.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 68% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Alcorn State University is about 9.4%.

Mississippi is ranked #50 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 8.08 out of 100.

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Voting

Jefferson County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 84.04% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 85.13%
Republican: 13.59%
Other: 0.77%
Libertarian: 0.36%
Green: 0.15%


Nearby Locations

Fayette, MS (10.95 mi.)
Port Gibson, MS (15.91 mi.)
Natchez, MS (20.82 mi.)
Church Hill, MS (20.82 mi.)
Union Church, MS (23.01 mi.)
Pattison, MS (23.15 mi.)
Hermanville, MS (25.95 mi.)
Roxie, MS (27.22 mi.)
Meadville, MS (31.17 mi.)
Bude, MS (31.83 mi.)
Mc Call Creek, MS (32.69 mi.)
Crosby, MS (37.03 mi.)
Vicksburg, MS (40.09 mi.)
Gloster, MS (40.53 mi.)
Utica, MS (40.81 mi.)
Woodville, MS (44.68 mi.)
Smithdale, MS (45.84 mi.)
Redwood, MS (47.32 mi.)
Hazlehurst, MS (47.58 mi.)
Wesson, MS (47.74 mi.)
Edwards, MS (48.01 mi.)
Brookhaven, MS (49.14 mi.)
Bogue Chitto, MS (49.38 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 39096
Latitude : 31.813856
Longitude : -91.161920
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 247 ft.
Area Code(s) : 601

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.53
Male Population Estimate : 48.42%
Female Population Estimate : 51.58%
Median Age : 22.5
Male Median Age : 22.5
Female Median Age : 22.5

White Population Estimate : 8.77%
Black Population Estimate : 90.29%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.86%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.73%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.34%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.64%
Other Population Estimate : 0.26%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Alcorn State University specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Jefferson County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Jefferson County: About 252 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Jefferson County is about 13% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.