Living in Vicksburg, MS

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living | Photos
Updated: 2020-03-10

Vicksburg SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
9

Vicksburg, MS Crime Report

1,255
Total Crimes
5,628.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
119.14%
Above National Average

Vicksburg, MS Cost Of Living

82
Vicksburg's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Vicksburg, Mississippi Info Snack

Vicksburg is the only city and county seat of Warren County, Mississippi, United States. It is located 234 miles (377 km) northwest of New Orleans on the Mississippi and Yazoo rivers, and 40 miles (64 km) due west of Jackson, the state capital. It is located on the Mississippi River across from the state of Louisiana.
Population
22,706
Unemployment
7.8%
Poverty
30.4%
Median Home
$101,100
Median Income
$32,191
Median Rent
$671

Vicksburg, MS Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Vicksburg in Mississippi

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Map Of Vicksburg, MS

Population over time in Vicksburg

Year Population % Change
2017 22,706 -1.1%
2016 22,961 -1.5%
2015 23,320 -0.5%
2014 23,439 -0.5%
2013 23,559 -0.5%
2012 23,671 -0.2%
2011 23,725 -1.0%
2010 23,961 -0.9%
2009 24,189 -
Crime/100k Vicksburg MS USA
Violent Crime 515.7 234.4 368.9
Murder 40.4 5.7 5.0
Robbery 67.3 53.4 86.2
Aggravated Assault 408.1 157.2 246.8
Property Crime 5112.6 2403.0 2199.5
Burglary 892.5 697.8 376.0
Larceny 3897.2 1561.2 1594.6
Car Theft 322.9 144.0 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Vicksburg

White
28.0% (6,359)
African American
67.4% (15,313)
American Indian
0.2% (39)
Asian
0.7% (154)
Hawaiian
0.0% (9)
Other
0.0% (6)
Two Or More
1.0% (229)
Hispanic
2.6% (597)
Race Vicksburg MS USA
White 28.0% 56.8% 61.1%
African American 67.4% 37.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 0.9% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.0% 1.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.6% 3.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Vicksburg, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
15.3% (346,733)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.6% (217,722)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.3% (347,470)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.3% (256,302)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.9% (337,395)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.1% (320,685)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.9% (180,124)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.7% (174,226)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.0% (67,331)
$200,000 or more
1.0% (22,607)
Income Vicksburg MS USA
Less than $10,000 15.3% 10.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.6% 6.9% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.3% 12.9% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.3% 11.4% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.9% 14.1% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.1% 16.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.9% 11.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.7% 10.4% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.0% 3.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.0% 2.7% 7.0%

Gender in Vicksburg

Female
54.0% (12,251)
Male
46.0% (10,455)
Gender Vicksburg MS USA
Female 54.0% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 46.0% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Vicksburg for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (1,135)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (2,270)
High School / GED
30.0% (6,811)
Some College
22.0% (4,995)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (2,270)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (3,178)
Master's Degree
7.0% (1,589)
Professional Degree
1.0% (227)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (227)
Education Vicksburg MS USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 11.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 14.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

1 Reviews & Comments About Vicksburg

Overall User Rating
5.0
/5

HomeSnacks User

As a one-time resident of Vicksburg, it was a quaint, quiet town rich in culture...and crime was present, yet I just feel you missed again.

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