MS

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

About Pope, MS

Pope, MS is located in Panola County in the state of Mississippi.

The total City Population for Pope is about 248 with about 66 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 2,505.

The Average Home Value is $74,000.00, which is roughly 19% lower than the Average Home Value of $91,745.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 61% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $37,073.00, which is roughly 6% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,280.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 36% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Pope is about 0%.

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

Panola County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 8.16% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 51.58%
Democratic: 47.37%
Other: 0.67%
Libertarian: 0.31%
Green: 0.07%


Nearby Locations

Batesville, MS (6.80 mi.)
Enid, MS (8.37 mi.)
Oakland, MS (11.11 mi.)
Courtland, MS (11.35 mi.)
Sardis, MS (15.20 mi.)
Tillatoba, MS (16.23 mi.)
Taylor, MS (18.08 mi.)
Water Valley, MS (18.47 mi.)
Charleston, MS (18.80 mi.)
Lambert, MS (19.14 mi.)
Marks, MS (19.78 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 38658
Latitude : 34.193745
Longitude : -89.918879
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 357 ft.
Area Code(s) : 662

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.58
Male Population Estimate : 41.64%
Female Population Estimate : 41.16%
Median Age : 40.9
Male Median Age : 41.0
Female Median Age : 40.8

White Population Estimate : 64.87%
Black Population Estimate : 17.96%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.36%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.20%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.28%
Other Population Estimate : 0.20%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Pope specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Panola County: About 17 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Panola County: About 446 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Panola County is about 77% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 35% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.