In 2017, Southwest Region PUMA, MS had a population of 179k people with a median age of 38.9 and a median household income of $31,706. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Southwest Region PUMA, MS declined from 180,272 to 179,216, a -0.586% decrease and its median household income declined from $31,793 to $31,706, a -0.274% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Southwest Region PUMA, MS are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (49.2%), White (Non-Hispanic) (47.5%), White (Hispanic) (1.47%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.459%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (0.425%). 3.08% of the people in Southwest Region PUMA, MS speak a non-English language, and 98.7% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Southwest Region PUMA, MS is $84,700, and the homeownership rate is 73.4%. Most people in Southwest Region PUMA, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 27.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Southwest Region PUMA, MS is 2 cars per household.
Southwest Region PUMA, MS borders Rankin & Simpson Counties PUMA, MS, Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA, Forrest, Lamar, Marion & Perry CountiesHattiesburg City PUMA, MS, Northeast Louisiana PUMA, LA, Livingston & St. Helena Parishes PUMA, LA, Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS, Kisatchie Delta Regional Planning & Development District 1 PUMA, LA, Baton Rouge Metropolitan Area (West) PUMA, LA, and Hinds (West), Warren & Copiah CountiesVicksburg City PUMA, MS.