MS

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

About Walnut, MS

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

The total City Population for Walnut is about 754 with about 53 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 5,637.

The Average Home Value is $61,700.00, which is roughly 33% lower than the Average Home Value of $91,745.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 67% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $30,341.00, which is roughly 23% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,280.00 for the state of Mississippi, and roughly 47% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Walnut is about 20.9%.

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

Tippah County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 75.96% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 79.73%
Democratic: 19.17%
Other: 0.58%
Libertarian: 0.43%
Green: 0.09%


Nearby Locations

Tiplersville, MS (3.21 mi.)
Falkner, MS (8.16 mi.)
Ripley, MS (14.97 mi.)
Canaan, MS (17.34 mi.)
Ashland, MS (17.34 mi.)
Michigan City, MS (17.65 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 38683
Latitude : 34.895267
Longitude : -88.854010
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 466 ft.
Area Code(s) : 662

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.52
Male Population Estimate : 49.46%
Female Population Estimate : 50.54%
Median Age : 39.3
Male Median Age : 37.8
Female Median Age : 40.6

White Population Estimate : 94.54%
Black Population Estimate : 4.33%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.49%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.18%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.02%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.46%
Other Population Estimate : 1.06%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Walnut specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Tippah County: About 12 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Tippah County: About 77 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2018)

Tippah County is about 66% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 73% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.