Tippah County Information

Tippah in Mississippi occupies 460 square miles and has a 2006 population of 21,248, a change from a 2000 population of 20,826 and 19,523 in 1990. 14% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 14.5% percent is 25-35, and 13.8% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 39 acts of violent crime reported in Tippah in 2004, a change from 48 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 659 people: 6.9% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 5.9%.

Read more about Tippah, Mississippi in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyTippah 
StateMississippi 
Land Area460 sq. milesRanked 2,313 of 3,140
Population 200621,248Ranked 1,754 of 3,140
Population 200521,192 
Population 200020,826Ranked 1,744 of 3,140
Population 199019,523Ranked 1,699 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion82% 
African American17% 
Asian American.1% 
Native American.3% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 57.5% 
Population 5 to 1412.4% 
Population 15 to 2414% 
Population 25 to 3414.5% 
Population 35 to 4413.8% 
Population 45 to 5413.2% 
Population 55 to 6410.4% 
Population 65 to 747.9% 
Population 75 and up6.4% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes3948
Murders / Manslaughters1 
Forcible Rapes1 
Robberies4 
Aggravated Assaults33 
Total Property Crimes9690
Burglaries57 
Larceny Thefts29 
Motor Vehicle Thefts10 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population9,5979,810
Unemployed Population659576
Unemployment Rate6.9%5.9%

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