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  PEOPLE OVERVIEW
  

The 2014 Gulfport, Mississippi, population is 68,158. There are 1,226 people per square mile (population density).

Family in Gulfport, Mississippi

The median age is 34.9. The US median is 37.2. 44.11% of people in Gulfport, Mississippi, are married. 15.38% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.53 people. 24.99% of people are married, with children. 27.06% have children, but are single.

Race in Gulfport, Mississippi

58.72% of people are white, 36.88% are black, 1.07% are asian, 0.33% are native american, and 0.85% claim 'Other'.

5.94% of the people in Gulfport, Mississippi, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 94.06% are non-hispanic).

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  PEOPLEGulfport, MississippiUnited States
  Population  68,158309,138,711
  Population - 2010  67,793308,745,538
  Population - 2000  70,309285,036,114
  Population - 1990  63,774251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  6.87%22.69%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  -3.06%8.46%
  Pop. Density  1,22688
  Land Area  55.5923,531,905.42
  Water Area  8.401264,836.79
  Median Age  34.937.2
  Female Population  49.25%50.83%
  Male Population  50.75%49.18%
  ESTIMATED TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
  Age 0 to 4  8.52%6.51%
  Age 5 to 9  6.28%6.57%
  Age 10 to 14  6.30%6.68%
  Age 15 to 17  3.46%4.17%
  Age 18 to 20  4.51%4.45%
  Age 21 to 24  6.26%5.52%
  Age 25 to 34  14.85%13.32%
  Age 35 to 44  12.69%13.34%
  Age 45 to 54  13.72%14.44%
  Age 55 to 59  6.61%6.37%
  Age 60 to 64  4.73%5.48%
  Age 65 to 74  6.48%7.12%
  Age 75 to 84  4.19%4.25%
  Age 85 and over  1.41%1.78%
  RACE
  White  58.72%74.17%
  Black  36.88%12.56%
  Asian  1.07%4.81%
  Native American  0.33%0.82%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.00%0.17%
  Other  0.85%4.79%
  Two or More Races  2.16%2.68%
  Hispanic  5.94%16.35%
  Non-Hispanic  94.06%83.65%
  FAMILY
  Households  26,094115,226,802
  Family Households  16,90076,595,548
  Non Family Households  9,19438,631,254
  Household Size  2.532.61
  Married Population  44.11%51.40%
  Single Population  55.89%48.60%
  Now Married  40.28%49.23%
  Married but Separated  3.83%2.17%
  Never Married  33.69%31.83%
  Widowed  6.82%6.02%
  Divorced  15.38%10.75%
  Married, w/children  24.99%32.53%
  Married, no children  32.07%41.14%
  Single, w/children  27.06%16.88%
  Single, no children  15.88%9.45%
  PEOPLE COMMENTS
  
Gulfport, MS
I have lived in Gulfport since 1997,except for one year when I lived in Oklahoma City (awesome city by the way). I moved here 6 months after high school with my... (read more)
Hurricane Katrina has hurt Mississippi Gulf Coast
Hurricane Katrina has hurt Mississippi Gulf Coast. I live in Gulfport and the economy has been hurt by the hurricane. If you are the kind of person who needs... (read more)
weather
Hot and humid, with bugs in summer, cold and humid in winter. Best months...MAR-APR &... (read more)
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
A Place to Complain and Blame
Apparently this forum is a place where people who can't or won't make their lives successful and happy come to blame the place they are living, which in this case is the... (read more)
GULFPORT NOT BAD BUT NOT MUCH TO DO.
I'M FROM GULFPORT,MS I GREW UP HERE .IT ALWAYS BEEN A SLOW FAST TOWN GROWING TOWN THERE CASINO'S FEW CLUBS NOT WHOLE LOT TO DO THE PEOPLE IS RESPECTFUL HERE IN SOME WAYS... (read more)
I can't wait to leave
I have lived in Gulfport since 1997,except for one year when I lived in Oklahoma City (awesome city by the way). I moved here 6 months after high school with my parents.... (read more)
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