MS

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

About Canaan, MS

Canaan, MS is located in Benton County in the state of Mississippi.

The total City Population for Canaan is about 569 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 3,205.

The Average Home Value is $68,200.00, which is roughly 26% lower than the Average Home Value of $91,745.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 64% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $40,543.00, which is roughly 3% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,280.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 30% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Canaan is about .

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

Benton County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 34.66% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 59.92%
Democratic: 39.15%
Other: 0.54%
Libertarian: 0.28%
Green: 0.12%


Nearby Locations

Falkner, MS (11.89 mi.)
Ripley, MS (12.88 mi.)
Hickory Flat, MS (13.34 mi.)
Blue Mountain, MS (14.04 mi.)
Tiplersville, MS (15.15 mi.)
Lamar, MS (15.85 mi.)
Mount Pleasant, MS (16.39 mi.)
Mt Pleasant, MS (16.39 mi.)
Holly Springs, MS (16.39 mi.)
Walnut, MS (17.34 mi.)
Potts Camp, MS (17.98 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 38603
Latitude : 34.820831
Longitude : -89.158259
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 600 ft.
Area Code(s) : 662

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.38
Male Population Estimate : 44.31%
Female Population Estimate : 45.99%
Median Age : 43.5
Male Median Age : 43.4
Female Median Age : 43.6

White Population Estimate : 66.96%
Black Population Estimate : 22.31%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.31%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.12%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.03%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.97%
Other Population Estimate : 0.90%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Canaan specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Benton County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Benton County: Data Not Available