MS

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

About Fords Creek, MS

Fords Creek, MS is located in Pearl River County in the state of Mississippi.

The total City Population for Fords Creek is about 2,894 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 13,420.

The Average Home Value is $110,200.00, which is roughly 17% higher than the Average Home Value of $91,745.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 42% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $41,960.00, which is roughly 6% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,280.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 27% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Fords Creek 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

Pearl River County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 78.83% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 81.53%
Democratic: 17.26%
Libertarian: 0.67%
Other: 0.41%
Green: 0.13%


Nearby Locations

Lumberton, MS (13.45 mi.)
Sandy Hook, MS (17.52 mi.)
Carriere, MS (20.07 mi.)
Picayune, MS (21.09 mi.)
Purvis, MS (21.85 mi.)
Brooklyn, MS (26.78 mi.)
Wiggins, MS (26.87 mi.)
Mc Henry, MS (27.56 mi.)
Columbia, MS (29.55 mi.)
Kokomo, MS (31.08 mi.)
Perkinston, MS (31.09 mi.)
Hattiesburg, MS (31.57 mi.)
Foxworth, MS (32.99 mi.)
Morgantown, MS (32.99 mi.)
Kiln, MS (33.24 mi.)
Sumrall, MS (33.37 mi.)
Saucier, MS (34.20 mi.)
Diamondhead, MS (36.45 mi.)
Tylertown, MS (37.73 mi.)
Bay St Louis, MS (39.41 mi.)
Waveland, MS (39.41 mi.)
Stennis Ctr, MS (39.41 mi.)
Petal, MS (39.59 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 39470
Latitude : 30.817142
Longitude : -89.588432
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 200 ft.
Area Code(s) : 601

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.61
Male Population Estimate : 48.64%
Female Population Estimate : 48.31%
Median Age : 38.0
Male Median Age : 37.3
Female Median Age : 38.8

White Population Estimate : 82.78%
Black Population Estimate : 13.00%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.13%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.60%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.15%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.23%
Other Population Estimate : 0.93%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Fords Creek specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Pearl River County: About 6 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Pearl River County: About 163 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2016)

Pearl River County is about 31% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 43% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.