Hickory is located close to the center of Mississippi. Hickory is between the Newton, Jasper county. Hickory has 0.94 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Hickory population is 573, which has grown 14.83% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 4.91% and is higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Hickory median household income is $36,023 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 41.73% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 25.96% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Hickory median house value is $45,700 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 1.56% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 41.18% and is much lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Hickory is much better than the state average in quality. The Hickory area code is 601.