Picayune is located in south Mississippi. Picayune is part of Pearl River County. Picayune has 12.96 square miles of land area and 0.05 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Picayune population is 10,878, which has grown 3.26% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 4.31% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Picayune median household income is $26,971 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 0.05% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 17.62% and is lower than the national average rate of 19.17%. Picayune median house value is $110,100 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 63.84% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 40.20% and is higher than the national average rate of 50.42%. 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 Picayune is better than the state average in quality. The Picayune area code is 601.
Picayune, MS Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data