Diamondhead SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
N/A
Amenities
7
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
8,200
Unemployment
8.0%
Poverty
8.1%
Median Home
$163,000
Median Income
$67,207
Median Rent
$989

Rankings for Diamondhead in Mississippi

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Map Of Diamondhead, MS

Population over time in Diamondhead

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

Race / Ethnicity in Diamondhead

White
90.5% (7,422)
African American
1.5% (120)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.5% (40)
Two Or More
1.2% (95)
Hispanic
6.4% (523)
Race Diamondhead MS USA
White 90.5% 57.0% 61.5%
African American 1.5% 37.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.0% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.2% 1.1% 2.3%
Hispanic 6.4% 3.0% 17.6%

Household Income For Diamondhead, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
3.0% (24,600)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.9% (40,180)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.0% (65,600)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.6% (62,320)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.0% (106,600)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.6% (168,920)
$75,000 to $99,999
18.8% (154,160)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.6% (136,120)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.7% (30,340)
$200,000 or more
3.8% (31,160)
Income Diamondhead MS USA
Less than $10,000 3.0% 10.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.9% 7.3% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.0% 13.2% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.6% 11.5% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.0% 14.1% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.6% 17.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 18.8% 10.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.6% 9.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.7% 3.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.8% 2.4% 6.3%

Gender in Diamondhead

Female
50.8% (4,167)
Male
49.2% (4,032)
Gender Diamondhead MS USA
Female 50.8% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 49.2% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Diamondhead for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.1% (89)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (163)
High School / GED
19.7% (1,614)
Some College
25.7% (2,106)
Associate's Degree
13.3% (1,087)
Bachelor's Degree
22.7% (1,863)
Master's Degree
11.4% (932)
Professional Degree
2.9% (236)
Doctorate Degree
1.3% (106)
Education Diamondhead MS USA
< 9th Grade 1.1% 5.6% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 11.0% 7.2%
High School / GED 19.7% 30.4% 27.3%
Some College 25.7% 22.6% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 13.3% 9.1% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 22.7% 13.3% 19.1%
Master's Degree 11.4% 5.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 2.9% 1.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.3% 1.0% 1.4%

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