MS

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

About Sharkey, MS

Sharkey, MS is located in Tallahatchie County in the state of Mississippi.

The total City Population for Sharkey is about 2,193 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 5,061.

The Average Home Value is $66,600.00, which is roughly 27% lower than the Average Home Value of $91,745.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 65% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $31,505.00, which is roughly 20% 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 Sharkey 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

Tallahatchie County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 19.88% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 54.62%
Republican: 43.76%
Other: 1%
Libertarian: 0.35%
Green: 0.26%


Nearby Locations

Glendora, MS (4.51 mi.)
Cascilla, MS (7.08 mi.)
Enid, MS (10.62 mi.)
Scobey, MS (12.68 mi.)
Tillatoba, MS (13.12 mi.)
Courtland, MS (13.32 mi.)
Philipp, MS (17.36 mi.)
Lambert, MS (18.26 mi.)
Tutwiler, MS (18.71 mi.)
Vance, MS (18.76 mi.)
Pope, MS (18.80 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 38921
Latitude : 33.962644
Longitude : -90.188462
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 142 ft.
Area Code(s) : 662

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.65
Male Population Estimate : 46.08%
Female Population Estimate : 53.92%
Median Age : 35.8
Male Median Age : 34.6
Female Median Age : 36.8

White Population Estimate : 31.30%
Black Population Estimate : 68.64%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.36%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.26%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.41%
Other Population Estimate : 0.14%

Crime Details

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

Average # of Violent Crimes for Tallahatchie County: Data Not Available
Tallahatchie County is about 64% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people.