MS

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

About Sonora, MS

Sonora, MS is located in Chickasaw County in the state of Mississippi.

The total City Population for Sonora is about 3,623 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 9,247.

The Average Home Value is $63,600.00, which is roughly 31% lower than the Average Home Value of $91,745.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 66% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $38,839.00, which is roughly 1% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,280.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 32% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Sonora 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

Chickasaw County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 8.74% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 51.28%
Democratic: 46.8%
Libertarian: 0.92%
Other: 0.88%
Green: 0.11%


Nearby Locations

Houlka, MS (1.45 mi.)
Woodland, MS (7.99 mi.)
Mantee, MS (12.16 mi.)
Vardaman, MS (12.94 mi.)
Egypt, MS (15.76 mi.)
Okolona, MS (15.76 mi.)
Pittsboro, MS (18.76 mi.)
Calhoun City, MS (19.25 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 38851
Latitude : 33.901002
Longitude : -88.942150
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 336 ft.
Area Code(s) : 662

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.63
Male Population Estimate : 43.35%
Female Population Estimate : 47.57%
Median Age : 35.8
Male Median Age : 34.0
Female Median Age : 38.0

White Population Estimate : 55.38%
Black Population Estimate : 31.88%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 4.75%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.47%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.09%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.45%
Other Population Estimate : 3.67%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Sonora specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Chickasaw County: About 13 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Chickasaw County: About 183 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2018)

Chickasaw County is about 70% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 36% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.