MS

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

About Mineral Wells, MS

Mineral Wells, MS is located in Desoto County in the state of Mississippi.

The total City Population for Mineral Wells is about 33,484 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 60,274.

The Average Home Value is $188,300.00, which is roughly 51% higher than the Average Home Value of $91,745.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 0% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $77,225.00, which is roughly 49% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,280.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 26% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Mineral Wells 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

DeSoto County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 39.16% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 61.03%
Democratic: 37.13%
Libertarian: 0.95%
Other: 0.76%
Green: 0.13%


Nearby Locations

Southaven, MS (7.59 mi.)
Nesbit, MS (8.55 mi.)
Byhalia, MS (9.60 mi.)
Horn Lake, MS (9.91 mi.)
Hernando, MS (13.56 mi.)
Walls, MS (14.55 mi.)
Lake Cormorant, MS (16.91 mi.)
Lk Cormorant, MS (16.91 mi.)
Coldwater, MS (19.18 mi.)
Red Banks, MS (19.62 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 38654
Latitude : 34.911047
Longitude : -89.812740
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 369 ft.
Area Code(s) : 662

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.82
Male Population Estimate : 37.13%
Female Population Estimate : 39.11%
Median Age : 37.0
Male Median Age : 36.1
Female Median Age : 37.7

White Population Estimate : 57.58%
Black Population Estimate : 16.21%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.98%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.16%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.09%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.37%
Other Population Estimate : 1.89%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Mineral Wells specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Desoto County: About 7 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Desoto County: About 161 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Desoto County is about 43% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 44% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.