In 2018, Southwest Region PUMA, MS had a population of 179k people with a median age of 39.3 and a median household income of $32,110. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Southwest Region PUMA, MS declined from 179,216 to 178,628, a -0.328% decrease and its median household income grew from $31,706 to $32,110, a 1.27% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Southwest Region PUMA, MS are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (50%), White (Non-Hispanic) (47.2%), White (Hispanic) (1.25%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.443%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.409%). 2.9% of the people in Southwest Region PUMA, MS speak a non-English language, and 98.6% are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Southwest Region PUMA, MS was $86,300, and the homeownership rate was 73%. Most people in Southwest Region PUMA, MS drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 27.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Southwest Region PUMA, MS was 2 cars per household.
Southwest Region PUMA, MS borders Northeast Louisiana PUMA, LA, Kisatchie Delta Regional Planning & Development District 1 PUMA, LA, Baton Rouge Metropolitan Area (West) PUMA, LA, Livingston & St. Helena Parishes PUMA, LA, Tangipahoa & Washington Parishes PUMA, LA, Rankin & Simpson Counties PUMA, MS, Jones, Wayne, Covington, Greene & Jefferson Davis Counties PUMA, MS, Forrest, Lamar, Marion & Perry CountiesHattiesburg City PUMA, MS, and Hinds (West), Warren & Copiah CountiesVicksburg City PUMA, MS.