About Friars Point MS
Friars Point is a town in Coahoma County, Mississippi, United States. The population was 1,200 at the 2010 census, down from 1,480 in 2000.
Friars Point is located in northern Coahoma County, close to the Mississippi River, though the river’s channel has moved north over time, away from the town. The town is 9 miles (14 km) west of highways 49 and 61, and 13 miles (21 km) north of Clarksdale, the county seat. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 1.1 square miles (2.9 km), of which 0.02 square miles (0.06 km), or 2.10%, is water.
As of the census of 2000, there were 1,480 people, 476 households, and 348 families residing in the town. The population density was 1,324.0 people per square mile (510.2/km²). There were 508 housing units at an average density of 454.4 per square mile (175.1/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 93.85% African American, 5.95% White, 0.07% Pacific Islander, and 0.14% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.28% of the population.
There were 476 households out of which 42.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 27.3% were married couples living together, 39.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 26.7% were non-families. 24.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 12.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.11 and the average family size was 3.68.
In the town, the population was spread out with 38.7% under the age of 18, 11.9% from 18 to 24, 24.9% from 25 to 44, 15.3% from 45 to 64, and 9.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 25 years. For every 100 females, there were 79.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 68.9 males.
The median income for a household in the town was $17,750, and the median income for a family was $19,500. Males had a median income of $22,386 versus $16,898 for females. The per capita income for the town was $10,769. About 38.1% of families and 44.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 53.4% of those under age 18 and 27.1% of those age 65 or over.
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Friars Point Mississippi neighborhoods include: Aberdeen, Amory, Anguilla, Ashland, Bailey, Batesville, Bay Saint Louis, Bay Springs, Belden, Belen, Belzoni, Benoit, Benton, Bentonia, Biloxi, Blue Mountain, Blue Springs, Bolton, Booneville, Brandon, Braxton, Brooklyn, Byhalia, Byram, Caledonia, Camden, Canton, Carriere, Carthage, Cascilla, Charleston, Chatham, Choctaw, Chunky, Clarksdale, Clinton, Coahoma, Coldwater, Collinsville, Columbia, Columbus, Como, Corinth, Courtland, Crawford, Crenshaw, Crowder, Cruger, Crystal Springs, Daleville, Darling, De Kalb, Diamondhead, Diberville, Drew, Duck Hill, Dumas, Dundee, Ecru, Edwards, Ellisville, Enid, Enterprise, Etta, Falcon, Falkner, Flora, Florence, Flowood, Forest, French Camp, Fulton, Gattman, Gautier, Georgetown, Glen Allan, Golden, Greenville, Greenwood, Greenwood Springs, Grenada, Gulfport, Hamilton, Harrisville, Hattiesburg, Hazlehurst, Heidelberg, Hermanville, Hickory Flat, Hollandale, Holly Bluff, Holly Springs, Houlka, Houston, Isola, Itta Bena, Jackson, Jayess, Kilmichael, Kiln, Lamar, Lambert, Lauderdale, Laurel, Leakesville, Learned, Leland, Lena, Lexington, Long Beach, Lorman, Louin, Louise, Lucedale, Lumberton, Lyon, Madison, Magee, Mantachie, Marion, Marks, Mc Henry, Mc Lain, Mendenhall, Meridian, Michigan City, Minter City, Monticello, Moorhead, Morgan City, Morton, Moss Point, Natchez, Neely, Nettleton, Newhebron, Oak Vale, Ocean Springs, Okolona, Olive Branch, Pachuta, Pascagoula, Pass Christian, Pattison, Paulding, Pearl, Pearlington, Pelahatchie, Perkinston, Petal, Philadelphia, Philipp, Picayune, Pickens, Pinola, Pontotoc, Pope, Poplarville, Port Gibson, Potts Camp, Prairie, Preston, Purvis, Raleigh, Randolph, Raymond, Red Banks, Redwood, Richland, Richton, Ridgeland, Ripley, Robinsonville, Rolling Fork, Rose Hill, Roxie, Ruleville, Sarah, Sardis, Satartia, Saucier, Schlater, Senatobia, Shannon, Sidon, Silver City, Silver Creek, Sledge, Smithville, Sontag, Soso, Southaven, Starkville, State Line, Steens, Stewart, Stringer, Sumrall, Terry, Thaxton, Tinsley, Tiplersville, Toomsuba, Tougaloo, Tremont, Tunica, Tupelo, Tutwiler, Union, Utica, Vaiden, Vance, Vancleave, Vaughan, Vicksburg, Vossburg, Walnut, Walnut Grove, Waterford, Water Valley, Waveland, Waynesboro, Wesson, Wiggins, Winona, Winterville, Woodland, Woodville, Yazoo City
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