Ocean Springs SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
8

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Ocean Springs, Mississippi Info Snack

Ocean Springs is a city in Jackson County, Mississippi, United States, approximately 2 miles (3.2 km) east of Biloxi and west of Gautier. It is part of the Pascagoula, Mississippi Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 17,225 at the 2000 U.S. Census. As of the 2010 U.S. Census, the city of Ocean Springs had a population of 17,442.
Population
17,547
Unemployment
6.1%
Poverty
8.7%
Median Home
$151,500
Median Income
$54,264
Median Rent
$890

Rankings for Ocean Springs in Mississippi

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1

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2

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3

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Population 10,829

4

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Population 6,824

5

St. Martin, MS
Population 8,245

6

Gautier, MS
Population 18,541

7

Pascagoula, MS
Population 22,163

8

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Population 45,271

9

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Population 5,380

10

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Population 71,265

Map Of Ocean Springs, MS

Population over time in Ocean Springs

Year Population % Change
2016 17,547 0.1%
2015 17,528 0.5%
2014 17,446 -0.2%
2013 17,474 0.3%
2012 17,420 0.2%
2011 17,379 0.7%
2010 17,258 -

Crime in Ocean Springs Per 100k

Crime Ocean Springs MS USA
Violent Crime 180.8 285.7 382.9
Murder 11.3 8.2 5.3
Robbery 56.5 69.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 96.1 171.5 248.9
Property Crime 3791.4 2733.9 2362.0
Burglary 469.0 828.1 430.4
Larceny 3062.5 1750.6 1694.0
Car Theft 259.9 155.2 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Ocean Springs

White
78.2% (13,716)
African American
9.3% (1,638)
American Indian
0.2% (27)
Asian
2.1% (367)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.6% (282)
Hispanic
8.6% (1,517)
Race Ocean Springs MS USA
White 78.2% 57.2% 60.6%
African American 9.3% 37.4% 10.4%
American Indian 0.2% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 2.1% 1.0% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 3.9%
Two Or More 1.6% 1.0% 2.5%
Hispanic 8.6% 2.9% 17.3%

Household Income For Ocean Springs, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
5.0% (877)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.5% (789)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.2% (1,965)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.8% (1,895)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.7% (2,579)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.8% (2,772)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.4% (2,175)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.1% (2,649)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.4% (596)
$200,000 or more
7.2% (1,263)
Income Ocean Springs MS USA
Less than $10,000 5.0% 11.1% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.5% 7.7% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.2% 13.7% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.8% 11.8% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.7% 14.3% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.8% 16.9% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.4% 10.3% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.1% 9.2% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.4% 2.7% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 7.2% 2.3% 5.7%

Gender in Ocean Springs

Female
55.3% (9,697)
Male
44.7% (7,849)
Gender Ocean Springs MS USA
Female 55.3% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 44.7% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Ocean Springs for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.4% (600)
9-12th Grade
4.2% (732)
High School / GED
21.2% (3,722)
Some College
21.4% (3,758)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (1,931)
Bachelor's Degree
21.7% (3,816)
Master's Degree
12.2% (2,140)
Professional Degree
3.8% (671)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (173)
Education Ocean Springs MS USA
< 9th Grade 3.4% 5.8% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 4.2% 11.2% 7.4%
High School / GED 21.2% 30.4% 27.5%
Some College 21.4% 22.8% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 8.7% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 21.7% 13.1% 18.8%
Master's Degree 12.2% 5.7% 8.2%
Professional Degree 3.8% 1.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 0.9% 1.3%

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