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Purvis, MS (Mississippi) Houses and Residents

Purvis,MS index of house prices

Total population: 2,322 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 2,223 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 927 (817 occupied: 466 owner occupied, 353 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

43%
State:

33%

Housing density: 236 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $233,049.

Median contract rent in 2016: $265 (lower quartile is $166, upper quartile is $359)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $532


Median gross rent in Purvis, MS in 2016: $363

Housing units in Purvis with a mortgage: 177 (0 second mortgage, 3 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 291

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $65,515

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $40,599

Median monthly housing costs: $562


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Purvis, Mississippi Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $108,728 (it was $56,400 in 2000)
Purvis:

$108,728
Mississippi:

$113,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $70,244 - $163,818

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $112,077
Here:

$112,077
State:

$168,885

Mobile homes: $13,448
Here:

$13,448
State:

$57,614
Median year house/condo built: 1973

Median year apartment built: 1972

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,446
  • In family households: 1,980 (232 male householders, 301 female householders)
    329 spouses, 688 children (632 natural, 19 adopted, 37 stepchildren), 111 grandchildren, 24 brothers or sisters, 118 parents, 144 other relatives, 43 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 335 (72 male householders (45 living alone)), 208 female householders (200 living alone)), 52 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 129

Size of family households: 179 2-persons, 133 3-persons, 146 4-persons, 37 5-persons, 23 6-persons, 10 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 249 1-person, 25 2-persons, 9 4-persons.

297 married couples with children.
96 single-parent households (34 men, 62 women).

96.9% of residents of Purvis speak English at home.
1.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (51% speak English very well, 49% speak English well).
1.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (52% speak English very well, 48% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 54 (2.2%)
(11.1% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.9
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

5.1
State:

4.6

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Purvis, Mississippi:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 171 bedroom
  • 72 bedrooms
  • 3533 bedrooms
  • 804 bedrooms
  • 75+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Purvis population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Purvis, Mississippi:

  • 5no bedroom
  • 371 bedroom
  • 1132 bedrooms
  • 1363 bedrooms
  • 614 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Purvis population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Purvis in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 20no vehicle
  • 1901 vehicle
  • 1562 vehicles
  • 523 vehicles
  • 464 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Purvis population

Cars and other vehicles available in Purvis in renter-occupied apartments

  • 23no vehicle
  • 2031 vehicle
  • 1092 vehicles
  • 153 vehicles
  • 34 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Purvis population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Purvis, Mississippi:

  • 01 room
  • 202 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 154 rooms
  • 1315 rooms
  • 1556 rooms
  • 697 rooms
  • 388 rooms
  • 389+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Purvis population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Purvis, Mississippi:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 483 rooms
  • 784 rooms
  • 835 rooms
  • 696 rooms
  • 557 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 179+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Purvis population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

  • Purvis, MS household income distribution

  • Purvis, MS household income distribution
  • 62Less than $10,000
  • 35$10,000 to $14,999
  • 71$15,000 to $19,999
  • 61$20,000 to $24,999
  • 93$25,000 to $29,999
  • 16$30,000 to $34,999
  • 54$35,000 to $39,999
  • 40$40,000 to $44,999
  • 54$45,000 to $49,999
  • 59$50,000 to $59,999
  • 96$60,000 to $74,999
  • 84$75,000 to $99,999
  • 63$100,000 to $124,999
  • 4$125,000 to $149,999
  • 3$150,000 to $199,999
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Purvis, MS

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Purvis, MS
  • 21Less than $10,000
  • 5$20,000 to $24,999
  • 14$30,000 to $34,999
  • 34$40,000 to $49,999
  • 9$50,000 to $59,999
  • 37$60,000 to $69,999
  • 27$70,000 to $79,999
  • 46$80,000 to $89,999
  • 17$90,000 to $99,999
  • 56$100,000 to $124,999
  • 62$125,000 to $149,999
  • 59$150,000 to $174,999
  • 25$175,000 to $199,999
  • 21$200,000 to $249,999
  • 2$400,000 to $499,999
  • 13$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Purvis, MS

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Purvis, MS
  • 19Less than $100
  • 20$150 to $199
  • 21$200 to $249
  • 16$250 to $299
  • 37$300 to $349
  • 5$350 to $399
  • 13$400 to $449
  • 22$450 to $499
  • 17$500 to $549
  • 33$550 to $599
  • 33$600 to $649
  • 29$650 to $699
  • 12$700 to $749
  • 18$750 to $799
  • 3$800 to $899
  • 3$900 to $999
  • 10$1,000 to $1,249
  • 25No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 242000 to 2009
  • 251990 to 1999
  • 31980 to 1989
  • 01970 to 1979
  • 2Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Purvis population
Purvis commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 71
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 256
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 52
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 160
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 231
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 33
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 149
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 0
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 4
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 62
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 17
  • 90 or more minutes: 49
Purvis, MS Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 57.8%
Number of people working at home: 11 (1.0% of all workers)

Purvis mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 1,666 (84%)
  • Carpooled: 141 (7%)
  • Taxi: 130 (7%)
  • Walked: 32 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 11 (1%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 510
 English: 94
 Irish: 59
 Italian: 25
 German: 22
 French (except Basque): 19
 Brazilian: 18
 Norwegian: 10
 British: 8
 Czechoslovakian: 5
 Scotch-Irish: 3
 Portuguese: 3
 Czech: 2

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 61%Ecuador
  • 28%Brazil
  • 11%Honduras
  • 0%Ireland
  • 0%Denmark
  • 0%Norway
  • 0%Sweden

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 1,838
  • Other state: 552
  • Northeast: 25
  • Midwest: 40
  • South: 437
  • West: 47

73% of Purvis residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 37% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 98% lived in Mississippi.

Purvis:

72.9%
State average:

86.6%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 4
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 19
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 10
  • 10th grade: 23
  • 11th grade: 19
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 2
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 276
  • Less than 1 year of college: 36
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 156
  • Associate degree: 65
  • Bachelor's degree: 32
  • Master's degree: 42
  • Professional school degree: 15
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 30
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 7
  • 11th grade: 42
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 47
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 250
  • Less than 1 year of college: 45
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 148
  • Associate degree: 87
  • Bachelor's degree: 200
  • Master's degree: 57
  • Professional school degree: 4
  • Doctorate degree: 4

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 8.2%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 2.9%Males
  • 15.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 68.9%Males
Purvis marital status for males
Purvis marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 762
  • One, attached: 6
  • Two: 12
  • 3 or 4: 20
  • 5 to 9: 41
  • 10 to 19: 4
  • 20 to 49: 7
  • Mobile homes: 72

Median worth of mobile homes: $18,995

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 1.8%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 1.5%

House/condo owner moved in on average 22 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Purvis:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Purvis
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (54.3%)
  • Utility gas (46.8%)
  • Electricity (58.1%)
  • Utility gas (43.9%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 7
Here:

2.6%
Mississippi:

12.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 38
Here:

38.0%
Mississippi:

10.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 17
Here:

34.0%
Mississippi:

9.8%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)