- Big Point, Mississippi
official_name = Big Point, Mississippi
settlement_type = CDP
mapsize = 250px
map_caption = Location of Big Point, Mississippi
subdivision_type = Country
subdivision_type1 = State
subdivision_type2 = County
subdivision_name2 = Jackson
unit_pref = Imperial
area_total_km2 = 0.3
area_land_km2 = 0.3
area_water_km2 = 0.0
area_total_sq_mi = 0.1
area_land_sq_mi = 0.1
area_water_sq_mi = 0.0
population_as_of = 2000
population_total = 115
population_density_km2 = 408.9
population_density_sq_mi = 1059.0
timezone = Central (CST)
utc_offset = -6
timezone_DST = CDT
utc_offset_DST = -5
elevation_m = 18
elevation_ft = 59
latd = 30 |latm = 35 |lats = 13 |latNS = N
longd = 88 |longm = 28 |longs = 55 |longEW = W
Big Point is a
census-designated placein Jackson County, Mississippi, United States. It is part of the Pascagoula, MississippiMetropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 115 at the 2000 census.
Big Point is located at coor dms|30|35|13|N|88|28|55|W|city (30.586925, -88.481968)GR|1.
According to the
United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 0.1 square miles (0.3 km²), all of it land.
As of the
censusGR|2 of 2000, there were 115 people, 41 households, and 38 families residing in the CDP. The population densitywas 1,059.0 people per square mile (403.7/km²). There were 42 housing units at an average density of 386.8/sq mi (147.4/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 99.13% White, and 0.87% from two or more races.
There were 41 households out of which 41.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 85.4% were married couples living together, 9.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 4.9% were non-families. 4.9% of all households were made up of individuals and none had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.80 and the average family size was 2.90.
In the CDP the population was spread out with 25.2% under the age of 18, 9.6% from 18 to 24, 30.4% from 25 to 44, 21.7% from 45 to 64, and 13.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 76.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 75.5 males.
The median income for a household in the CDP was $30,125, and the median income for a family was $30,125. Males had a median income of $22,361 versus $0 for females. The
per capita incomefor the CDP was $10,243. None of the population and none of the families were below the poverty line.
Big Point is served by the Jackson County School District.
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