Pontotoc SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
6
Education
6
Commute
8.5

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Pontotoc, Mississippi Info Snack

Pontotoc is a city in, and the county seat of, Pontotoc County, Mississippi, located to the west of the much larger city of Tupelo. The population was 5,625 at the 2010 census.
Population
5,923
Unemployment
4.2%
Poverty
12.6%
Median Home
$118,900
Median Income
$46,305
Median Rent
$604

Rankings for Pontotoc in Mississippi

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Map Of Pontotoc, MS

Population over time in Pontotoc

Year Population % Change
2017 5,923 0.3%
2016 5,906 1.7%
2015 5,808 0.9%
2014 5,754 0.6%
2013 5,718 1.2%
2012 5,652 0.6%
2011 5,617 0.0%
2010 5,617 -

Race / Ethnicity in Pontotoc

White
63.7% (3,770)
African American
17.6% (1,040)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
4.0% (236)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (17)
Two Or More
0.5% (28)
Hispanic
14.0% (832)
Race Pontotoc MS USA
White 63.7% 57.0% 61.5%
African American 17.6% 37.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 4.0% 1.0% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.5% 1.1% 2.3%
Hispanic 14.0% 3.0% 17.6%

Household Income For Pontotoc, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
13.2% (78,183)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.0% (35,538)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.5% (44,422)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.6% (74,629)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.5% (79,960)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.4% (126,752)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.4% (91,214)
$100,000 to $149,999
1.8% (10,661)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.9% (23,099)
$200,000 or more
4.7% (27,838)
Income Pontotoc MS USA
Less than $10,000 13.2% 10.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.0% 7.3% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.5% 13.2% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.6% 11.5% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.5% 14.1% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.4% 17.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.4% 10.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 1.8% 9.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.9% 3.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 4.7% 2.4% 6.3%

Gender in Pontotoc

Female
51.7% (3,059)
Male
48.3% (2,863)
Gender Pontotoc MS USA
Female 51.7% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.3% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Pontotoc for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.8% (582)
9-12th Grade
12.5% (742)
High School / GED
24.6% (1,454)
Some College
23.8% (1,407)
Associate's Degree
7.1% (418)
Bachelor's Degree
16.8% (995)
Master's Degree
5.0% (293)
Professional Degree
0.0% (1)
Doctorate Degree
0.5% (26)
Education Pontotoc MS USA
< 9th Grade 9.8% 5.6% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 12.5% 11.0% 7.2%
High School / GED 24.6% 30.4% 27.3%
Some College 23.8% 22.6% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.1% 9.1% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 16.8% 13.3% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.0% 5.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.0% 1.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.5% 1.0% 1.4%

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