MS

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

About Sherman, MS

Sherman, MS is located in Pontotoc County in the state of Mississippi.

The total City Population for Sherman is about 704 with about 156 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 4,448.

The Average Home Value is $98,800.00, which is roughly 7% higher than the Average Home Value of $91,745.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 48% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $33,610.50, which is roughly 14% 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 Sherman is about 5.1%.

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

Pontotoc County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 77.37% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 80.43%
Democratic: 18.2%
Libertarian: 0.72%
Other: 0.54%
Green: 0.12%


Nearby Locations

Ecru, MS (8.77 mi.)
New Albany, MS (9.34 mi.)
Belden, MS (10.62 mi.)
Saltillo, MS (10.96 mi.)
Guntown, MS (11.74 mi.)
Baldwyn, MS (12.89 mi.)
Pontotoc, MS (15.13 mi.)
Tupelo, MS (15.23 mi.)
Dumas, MS (15.26 mi.)
Myrtle, MS (16.85 mi.)
Etta, MS (18.04 mi.)
Thaxton, MS (18.39 mi.)
Mooreville, MS (18.71 mi.)
Blue Mountain, MS (18.88 mi.)
Plantersville, MS (19.67 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 38828, 38869
Latitude : 34.354048
Longitude : -88.842821
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 344 ft.
Area Code(s) : 662

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.53
Male Population Estimate : 48.76%
Female Population Estimate : 51.24%
Median Age : 38.8
Male Median Age : 38.3
Female Median Age : 39.8

White Population Estimate : 90.87%
Black Population Estimate : 8.68%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.62%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.40%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.18%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.76%
Other Population Estimate : 0.81%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Sherman specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Pontotoc County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Pontotoc County: About 43 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2016)

Pontotoc County is about 85% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.