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Decatur, MS Real Estate

Decatur, Mississippi is located in Newton County. Nearby cities and towns include Newton, Union, Hickory, Conehatta, Chunky, Lake, Collinsville, Sebastopol, Nellieburg, Tucker, Forest, Hillsboro, Montrose, Walnut Grove, Philadelphia, Meridian, and Enterprise. Decatur is a rural community with a population of 1,867. The median household income is $36,614. In Decatur, 26% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 38% of the households. Half the population of Decatur commutes 17 minutes or less to work, with 65% of residents holding white collar jobs and 35% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Decatur, MS is 27 years, with 51% of those homes owned, 42% rented, and 7% not occupied.

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Decatur offers a range of educational opportunities with 2 elementary schools, one middle school and 3 high schools.

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Decatur, MS Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Decatur, MS
  • 74% Single
  • 26% Married
  • 53% Single
  • 47% Married

Male VS. Female

Decatur, MS
  • 54% Female
  • 46% Male
  • 51% Female
  • 49% Male

Average Age of Citizens in Decatur, MS

  • 33
  • 37
  • Decatur, MS
  • Mississippi

Average Age of Homes in Decatur, MS

  • 27
  • 24
  • Decatur, MS
  • Mississippi

Vacant Homes in Decatur, MS

  • 7%
  • 11%
  • Decatur, MS
  • Mississippi

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $49,499
  • $53,314
  • Decatur, MS
  • Mississippi

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

Decatur, MS
  • 51% Owned
  • 42% Rented
  • 61% Owned
  • 28% Rented