The unemployment rate in Mississippi is 6.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Mississippi jobs have increased by 0.4%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Mississippi's cost of living is 18.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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Mississippi voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Mississippi's population is 2,986,220 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.5%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 24.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Mississippi is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.8%.
Mississippi public schools spend $8,871 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16 students per teacher in Mississippi. More Education