MS

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

About Jericho, MS

Jericho, MS is located in Lee County in the state of Mississippi.

The total City Population for Jericho is about 3,297 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 8,411.

The Average Home Value is $108,200.00, which is roughly 15% higher than the Average Home Value of $91,745.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 43% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $38,209.00, which is roughly 3% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,280.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 34% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Jericho 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

Lee County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 49.66% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 65.51%
Democratic: 32.98%
Libertarian: 0.79%
Other: 0.6%
Green: 0.12%


Nearby Locations

Guntown, MS (5.46 mi.)
Saltillo, MS (10.00 mi.)
Dumas, MS (11.13 mi.)
Booneville, MS (11.29 mi.)
Blue Springs, MS (12.89 mi.)
Rienzi, MS (13.26 mi.)
Marietta, MS (14.33 mi.)
New Site, MS (14.88 mi.)
Mantachie, MS (15.22 mi.)
Tupelo, MS (16.11 mi.)
Belden, MS (16.98 mi.)
Mooreville, MS (17.18 mi.)
New Albany, MS (19.46 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 38824
Latitude : 34.515525
Longitude : -88.653856
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 367 ft.
Area Code(s) : 662

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.52
Male Population Estimate : 44.76%
Female Population Estimate : 48.35%
Median Age : 39.3
Male Median Age : 37.3
Female Median Age : 41.1

White Population Estimate : 70.09%
Black Population Estimate : 22.91%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.86%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.20%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.52%
Other Population Estimate : 0.33%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Jericho specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Lee County: About 9 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Lee County: About 111 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2018)

Lee County is about 55% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 61% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.