Diamondhead SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
1
Education
9
Commute
3

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Diamondhead, Mississippi Info Snack

Diamondhead is a city in southeastern Hancock County, Mississippi, United States. The city is located just over 50 miles (80 km) northeast of New Orleans, Louisiana. It is part of the GulfportBiloxi Metropolitan Statistical Area. In February 2012, Diamondhead was officially incorporated as a city. At the time of the 2010 census, when Diamondhead was an unincorporated census-designated place, the population was 8,425. The city population, with slightly different boundaries, was estimated at 8,217 in 2016.
Population
8,149
Unemployment
6.5%
Poverty
7.5%
Median Home
$172,100
Median Income
$71,411
Median Rent
$883

Rankings for Diamondhead in Mississippi

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Map Of Diamondhead, MS

Population over time in Diamondhead

Year Population % Change
2017 8,149 -0.6%
2016 8,200 -1.7%
2015 8,341 1.2%
2014 8,246 -0.4%
2013 8,275 -5.7%
2012 8,777 -
2011 0 -
2010 0 -
2009 0 -

Race / Ethnicity in Diamondhead

White
92.1% (7,507)
African American
1.6% (132)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.4% (34)
Two Or More
1.4% (118)
Hispanic
4.4% (358)
Race Diamondhead MS USA
White 92.1% 56.8% 61.1%
African American 1.6% 37.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 0.9% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.4% 1.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.4% 3.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Diamondhead, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
3.1% (25,633)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.3% (34,954)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.3% (34,954)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.4% (60,354)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.4% (84,822)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.3% (181,762)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.9% (129,330)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.1% (171,741)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.6% (45,906)
$200,000 or more
5.6% (45,440)
Income Diamondhead MS USA
Less than $10,000 3.1% 1023.7% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.3% 690.3% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.3% 1289.9% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.4% 1142.6% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.4% 1407.1% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.3% 1686.8% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.9% 1120.9% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.1% 1037.6% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.6% 331.8% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 5.6% 269.3% 697.9%

Gender in Diamondhead

Female
50.5% (4,113)
Male
49.5% (4,036)
Gender Diamondhead MS USA
Female 50.5% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 49.5% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Diamondhead for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (162)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (162)
High School / GED
20.0% (1,629)
Some College
25.0% (2,037)
Associate's Degree
14.0% (1,140)
Bachelor's Degree
24.0% (1,955)
Master's Degree
9.0% (733)
Professional Degree
2.0% (162)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (162)
Education Diamondhead MS USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 11.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 20.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 14.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 24.0% 14.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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