The unemployment rate in Mississippi is 6.3% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). 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
October, April and May are the most pleasant months in the state of Mississippi, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, Mississippi remained very strongly Republican, 57.6% to 41.0%. More Voting Stats
Mississippi's population is 2,966,786 people. Since 2020, 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