Census Tract 9, Columbus, Mississippi

Census Tract 9 is a Low-Income CommunityOpportunity Zone located in Columbus, Mississippi.

This 12 square milecensus tract has a population of approximately 4,800and is one of 2 Opportunity Zones in Lowndes County.

The adjacent map shows the location of this Opportunity Zone in Mississippi.

Census Tract 9 Demographics

The charts below illustrate how this Opportunity Zone compares to the broader city, county, and state on various socioeconomic indicators:

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Median Household Income

$44K

This Opportunity Zone has a median household incomeof approximately $44,000, which is 4% lowerthan the median household income for the state of Mississippi of $46,000.

Poverty Rate

25%

The percentage of households below the poverty line in this Opportunity Zone is 25%, which is 5% higherthan the rate for the state of Mississippi of 20%.

Median Home Value

$156K

This Opportunity Zone has a median home valueof approximately $160,000, which is 23% higherthan the median home value for the state of Mississippi of $130,000.

Education

89%

This Opportunity Zone has a percentage of population with high school diplomaof approximately 89%, which is 4% higherthan the rate for the state of Mississippi of 85%.

Median Age

43

This Opportunity Zone has a median ageof approximately 43, which is 13% higherthan the median age for the state of Mississippi of 38.

Mississippi OZ Funds

There are 4QOZ Fundsin the OpportunityDb database with an investment objective that specifically identify Mississippias a target market. Additional OZ funds may also invest in Mississippi; see a complete list of Opportunity Zone Funds here.

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