MS

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

About De Kalb, MS

De Kalb, MS is located in Kemper County in the state of Mississippi.

The total City Population for De Kalb is about 1,007 with about 117 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 4,806.

The Average Home Value is $64,500.00, which is roughly 30% lower than the Average Home Value of $91,745.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 66% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $27,265.00, which is roughly 31% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,280.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 53% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for De Kalb is about 3.3%.

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

Kemper County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 38.1% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 61.02%
Republican: 37.77%
Other: 0.8%
Libertarian: 0.21%
Green: 0.19%


Nearby Locations

Scooba, MS (9.55 mi.)
Preston, MS (11.65 mi.)
Porterville, MS (13.11 mi.)
Shuqualak, MS (14.97 mi.)
Daleville, MS (15.67 mi.)
Collinsville, MS (19.47 mi.)
Bailey, MS (19.94 mi.)
Lauderdale, MS (20.00 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 39328
Latitude : 32.691132
Longitude : -88.731673
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 308 ft.
Area Code(s) : 601, 662, 769

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.45
Male Population Estimate : 49.54%
Female Population Estimate : 50.46%
Median Age : 39.3
Male Median Age : 37.2
Female Median Age : 42.0

White Population Estimate : 34.56%
Black Population Estimate : 65.40%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.50%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.15%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.52%
Other Population Estimate : 0.06%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of De Kalb specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Kemper County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Kemper County: About 99 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Kemper County is about 66% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.