Living in Brandon, MS

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Brandon SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
7

Brandon, MS Crime Report

216
Total Crimes
889.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-65.37%
Below National Average

Brandon, MS Cost Of Living

94
Brandon's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Brandon, Mississippi Info Snack

Brandon is a city in Rankin County, Mississippi. The population was 21,705 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Rankin County. Brandon is part of the Jackson Metropolitan Statistical Area and located east of the state capital.
Population
23,688
Unemployment
2.6%
Poverty
3.8%
Median Home
$177,900
Median Income
$74,172
Median Rent
$968

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Rankings for Brandon in Mississippi

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Map Of Brandon, MS

Population over time in Brandon

Year Population % Change
2017 23,688 1.1%
2016 23,421 1.0%
2015 23,186 1.3%
2014 22,897 1.2%
2013 22,616 3.0%
2012 21,960 1.2%
2011 21,689 1.2%
2010 21,430 1.7%
2009 21,072 -
Crime/100k Brandon MS USA
Violent Crime 123.5 234.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 5.7 5.0
Robbery 20.6 53.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 82.4 157.2 246.8
Property Crime 766.0 2403.0 2199.5
Burglary 123.5 697.8 376.0
Larceny 626.0 1561.2 1594.6
Car Theft 16.5 144.0 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Brandon

White
77.6% (18,375)
African American
18.1% (4,287)
American Indian
0.2% (51)
Asian
0.5% (116)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.6% (149)
Hispanic
3.0% (710)
Race Brandon MS USA
White 77.6% 56.8% 61.1%
African American 18.1% 37.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 0.5% 0.9% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.6% 1.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.0% 3.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Brandon, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
2.5% (59,192)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.3% (31,083)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.7% (181,633)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.4% (198,391)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.7% (230,014)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.6% (510,573)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.8% (398,944)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.8% (469,489)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.9% (187,579)
$200,000 or more
4.3% (101,898)
Income Brandon MS USA
Less than $10,000 2.5% 10.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.3% 6.9% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.7% 12.9% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.4% 11.4% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.7% 14.1% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.6% 16.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.8% 11.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.8% 10.4% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.9% 3.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 4.3% 2.7% 7.0%

Gender in Brandon

Female
54.0% (12,788)
Male
46.0% (10,900)
Gender Brandon MS USA
Female 54.0% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 46.0% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Brandon for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (710)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (1,184)
High School / GED
18.0% (4,263)
Some College
23.0% (5,448)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (3,079)
Bachelor's Degree
24.0% (5,685)
Master's Degree
12.0% (2,842)
Professional Degree
1.0% (236)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (236)
Education Brandon MS USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 11.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 18.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 24.0% 14.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 12.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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