In 2017, Tupelo, MS had a population of 139k people with a median age of 37.4 and a median household income of $43,759. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Tupelo, MS declined from 139,654 to 139,354, a -0.215% decrease and its median household income grew from $41,094 to $43,759, a 6.49% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Tupelo, MS are White (Non-Hispanic) (72.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (22.1%), White (Hispanic) (1.64%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (1.17%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (0.849%). N/A% of the people in Tupelo, MS speak a non-English language, and 98.5% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Tupelo, MS is $111,900, and the homeownership rate is 69.7%. Most people in Tupelo, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21 minutes. The average car ownership in Tupelo, MS is 2 cars per household.
Tupelo, MS borders Oxford, MS.