Gulfport SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
8.5

Gulfport, MS Photos

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Gulfport, Mississippi Info Snack

Gulfport is the second largest city in Mississippi after the state capital, Jackson. It is the larger of the two principal cities of the Gulfport-Biloxi, Mississippi Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is included in the Gulfport-Biloxi-Pascagoula, Mississippi Combined Statistical Area. As of the 2010 census, the city of Gulfport had a total population of 67,793. Gulfport is co-county seat with Biloxi of Harrison County, Mississippi. Gulfport is also home to the US Navy Atlantic Fleet Seabees.
Population
71,318
Unemployment
10.9%
Poverty
24.9%
Median Home
$118,300
Median Income
$37,243
Median Rent
$841

Rankings for Gulfport in Mississippi

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1

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2

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3

Ocean Springs, MS
Population 17,514

4

Diamondhead, MS
Population 8,200

5

Gulf Park Estates, MS
Population 6,461

6

D'Iberville, MS
Population 11,150

7

Latimer, MS
Population 7,209

8

St. Martin, MS
Population 8,242

9

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Population 45,328

10

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Population 11,918

Map Of Gulfport, MS

Population over time in Gulfport

Year Population % Change
2017 71,318 0.1%
2016 71,265 0.9%
2015 70,642 1.0%
2014 69,913 1.3%
2013 69,004 1.2%
2012 68,158 1.2%
2011 67,322 1.6%
2010 66,286 -

Crime in Gulfport Per 100k

Crime Gulfport MS USA
Violent Crime 410.8 285.7 382.9
Murder 13.7 8.2 5.3
Robbery 112.6 69.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 248.7 171.5 248.9
Property Crime 5030.8 2733.9 2362.0
Burglary 772.1 828.1 430.4
Larceny 3979.8 1750.6 1694.0
Car Theft 278.9 155.2 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Gulfport

White
53.2% (37,935)
African American
36.7% (26,184)
American Indian
0.6% (401)
Asian
1.5% (1,071)
Hawaiian
0.0% (5)
Other
0.1% (39)
Two Or More
2.3% (1,650)
Hispanic
5.7% (4,033)
Race Gulfport MS USA
White 53.2% 57.0% 61.5%
African American 36.7% 37.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 1.5% 1.0% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.3% 1.1% 2.3%
Hispanic 5.7% 3.0% 17.6%

Household Income For Gulfport, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
11.2% (798,761)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.8% (484,962)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.9% (1,205,274)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.4% (884,343)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.3% (1,091,165)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.4% (1,169,615)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.0% (713,180)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.2% (513,489)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.4% (171,163)
$200,000 or more
1.5% (106,977)
Income Gulfport MS USA
Less than $10,000 11.2% 10.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.8% 7.3% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.9% 13.2% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.4% 11.5% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.3% 14.1% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.4% 17.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.0% 10.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.2% 9.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.4% 3.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.5% 2.4% 6.3%

Gender in Gulfport

Female
53.4% (38,102)
Male
46.6% (33,215)
Gender Gulfport MS USA
Female 53.4% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 46.6% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Gulfport for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.5% (3,210)
9-12th Grade
9.5% (6,766)
High School / GED
29.8% (21,250)
Some College
26.1% (18,603)
Associate's Degree
8.7% (6,209)
Bachelor's Degree
14.2% (10,148)
Master's Degree
5.1% (3,626)
Professional Degree
1.1% (816)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (686)
Education Gulfport MS USA
< 9th Grade 4.5% 5.6% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 9.5% 11.0% 7.2%
High School / GED 29.8% 30.4% 27.3%
Some College 26.1% 22.6% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.7% 9.1% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 14.2% 13.3% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.1% 5.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.1% 1.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.4%

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