MS

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

About Lux, MS

Lux, MS is located in Forrest County in the state of Mississippi.

The total City Population for Lux is about 45,989 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 45,992.

The Average Home Value is $94,800.00, which is roughly 3% higher than the Average Home Value of $91,745.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 50% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $33,118.00, which is roughly 16% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,280.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 42% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Lux 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

Forrest County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 20.45% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 54.62%
Democratic: 43.45%
Libertarian: 1.04%
Other: 0.71%
Green: 0.17%


Nearby Locations

Petal, MS (8.04 mi.)
New Augusta, MS (12.66 mi.)
Purvis, MS (12.80 mi.)
Ovett, MS (15.08 mi.)
Moselle, MS (16.31 mi.)
Brooklyn, MS (16.36 mi.)
Lumberton, MS (18.74 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 39401
Latitude : 31.241113
Longitude : -89.272298
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 217 ft.
Area Code(s) : 601, 769

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.41
Male Population Estimate : 45.49%
Female Population Estimate : 48.80%
Median Age : 28.8
Male Median Age : 28.3
Female Median Age : 29.5

White Population Estimate : 40.41%
Black Population Estimate : 50.99%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 4.11%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.89%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.11%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.71%
Other Population Estimate : 2.67%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Lux specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Forrest County: About 11 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Forrest County: About 196 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Forrest County is about 65% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 32% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.