Okolona, Chickasaw County, Mississippi

Okolona: Human settlement in Chickasaw County, Mississippi, United States of America

About

Okolona is a city located in the county of Chickasaw in the U.S. state of Mississippi. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,692 and a population density of 144 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,577 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Okolona

Population : 2,577 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Mississippi (United States)
County : Chickasaw County
Postal code : 38860
Phone Area Codes : 662
Area : 18.63 km2
Altitude : 338 feet / 103 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 20:00:25 (29th June 2022)
Density : 138 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -4.46% (2010-2020)
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Location of Okolona on Mississippi map.
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Geography

Okolona is located at 34°0'6"N 88°45'19"W (34.0017800, -88.7553300).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Okolona decreased by 4.46% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,692 - census
2011 2,699 0.26% estimation process
2012 2,688 -0.41% estimation process
2013 2,665 -0.86% estimation process
2014 2,659 -0.23% estimation process
2015 2,651 -0.3% estimation process
2016 2,618 -1.26% estimation process
2017 2,597 -0.81% estimation process
2018 2,596 -0.04% estimation process
2019 2,591 -0.19% estimation process
2020 2,577 -0.54% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 84,092
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 80,972
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 3.9%
April 1, 2020 Population : 87,294
April 1, 2010 Population : 80,980
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.1%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 21.5%
People over 65 (%) : 17.2%
Female persons, % : 49.8%
White only, percent : 67.5%
Black or African American alone, percent : 3.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.4%
Asians alone % : 25.6%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.4%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 2.4%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 65.8%
2015-2019 Veterans : 2,681
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 29.0%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 73.8%

Okolona zip code is 38860. County name: Chickasaw, County fips: 28017

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 73.8%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $301,500
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,901
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $677
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,215
2015-2019 Households : 31,760
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.63
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 89.3%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 33.1%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 96.1%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 93.2%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 96.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 60.8%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 4.7%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 3.3%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 63.6%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 54.4%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 342,739
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,403,332
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 2,053,009
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 3,608,475
2012 total retail sales per capita : $43,892
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 25.6
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $101,882
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $47,871
Percentage of people living in poverty : 5.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 11,973
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 7,019
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,437
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,109
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 9,011
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 589
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 10,330
2010 population per square mile : 2,419.2
2010 land area in square miles : 33.47

Schools in Okolona

College & universities near Okolona, MS

Code Name City ZIP
374343 KC's School of Hair Design Pontotoc (MS) 38863-0000

Post offices near Okolona

Post Office Name City ZIP
Okolona Post Office Okolona (MS) 38860

Other places with the same name (3)

  • Okolona , Kentucky city in Chickasaw County, Mississippi, United States of America with a population of 17,134 people.
  • Okolona , Arkansas town in Clark County, Arkansas, United States of America with a population of 135 people.

Other cities in Chickasaw County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Chickasaw County , MS.

City Name Population Title
Houston 3,375 Town in Mississippi
Woodland 133 Village in Chickasaw County, Mississippi

Distance to Other Cities

Okolona distances to largest Mississippi cities