MS

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

About Preston, MS

Preston, MS is located in Kemper County in the state of Mississippi.

The total City Population for Preston is about 2,094 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about N/A.

The Average Home Value is $73,600.00, which is roughly 20% 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 $31,709.00, which is roughly 19% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,280.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 45% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Preston 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

Kemper County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 38.1% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 61.02%
Republican: 37.77%
Other: 0.8%
Libertarian: 0.21%
Green: 0.19%


Nearby Locations

De Kalb, MS (11.65 mi.)
Choctaw, MS (17.42 mi.)
Philadelphia, MS (17.42 mi.)
Shuqualak, MS (18.22 mi.)
Scooba, MS (18.41 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 39354
Latitude : 32.863426
Longitude : -88.823422
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 522 ft.
Area Code(s) : 601

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.49
Male Population Estimate : 48.76%
Female Population Estimate : 51.24%
Median Age : 42.4
Male Median Age : 41.0
Female Median Age : 43.5

White Population Estimate : 53.44%
Black Population Estimate : 45.75%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.72%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.14%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.05%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.53%
Other Population Estimate : 0.05%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Preston specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Kemper County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Kemper County: About 99 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Kemper County is about 66% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.