In 2020, North Central Region PUMA, MS had a population of 118k people with a median age of 38.4 and a median household income of $34,554. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of North Central Region PUMA, MS declined from 118,989 to 117,617, a −1.15% decrease and its median household income grew from $33,644 to $34,554, a 2.7% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in North Central Region PUMA, MS are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (56%), White (Non-Hispanic) (41.4%), Other (Hispanic) (0.79%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.641%), and White (Hispanic) (0.406%).
1.8% of the households in North Central Region PUMA, MS reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
99.6% of the residents in North Central Region PUMA, MS are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in North Central Region PUMA, MS are Holmes Community College (1,514 degrees awarded in 2021), Mississippi Valley State University (378 degrees), and Academy of Hair Design-Grenada (17 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in North Central Region PUMA, MS was $86,300, and the homeownership rate was 66.2%.
Most people in North Central Region PUMA, MS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.1 minutes. The average car ownership in North Central Region PUMA, MS was 2 cars per household.
North Central Region PUMA, MS borders Panola, Tate, Coahoma, Tallahatchie, Tunica & Quitman Counties PUMA, MS, Lafayette, Monroe, Itawamba, Chickasaw & Calhoun Counties PUMA, MS, Starkville, Columbus & West Point Cities PUMA, MS, South Delta Region PUMA, MS, Madison & Yazoo Counties PUMA, MS, and Neshoba, Scott, Leake, Jasper, Smith & Kemper Counties PUMA, MS.