MS

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

About Walnut Grove, MS

Walnut Grove, MS is located in Leake County in the state of Mississippi.

The total City Population for Walnut Grove is about 1,673 with about 399 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 5,263.

The Average Home Value is $61,200.00, which is roughly 33% lower than the Average Home Value of $91,745.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 68% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $33,575.00, which is roughly 15% 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 Walnut Grove is about 14.6%.

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

Leake County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 25.46% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 56.83%
Democratic: 42.36%
Other: 0.54%
Libertarian: 0.21%
Green: 0.07%


Nearby Locations

Lena, MS (7.11 mi.)
Conehatta, MS (11.63 mi.)
Carthage, MS (13.44 mi.)
Forest, MS (16.10 mi.)
Little Rock, MS (16.32 mi.)
Lake, MS (18.62 mi.)
Union, MS (19.56 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 39189
Latitude : 32.616244
Longitude : -89.406202
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 435 ft.
Area Code(s) : 601

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.78
Male Population Estimate : 61.30%
Female Population Estimate : 38.70%
Median Age : 22.9
Male Median Age : 17.3
Female Median Age : 33.7

White Population Estimate : 40.57%
Black Population Estimate : 48.83%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.77%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.23%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 10.18%
Other Population Estimate : 0.93%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Walnut Grove specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Leake County: About 14 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Leake County: About 34 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2016)

Leake County is about 71% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 88% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.