Sledge, Mississippi is a small town with a population of approximately 1,000. Families with young children are a frequent sight, as kids under 5 account for an above-average percentage of the population, while retirees are less well-represented. Overall, the town's population, with an average age of just under 33, is decidedly younger than most cities in Mississippi. The majority of Sledge residents own their homes, and 37% of residents rent. Renting remains an affordable option, though, as the town boasts a relatively low average rent of $617 per month. Over the course of a year, renters in Sledge will save around $2,100 compared to the state average.
Sledge residents have an average commute of about 36 minutes, longer than the state average of about 23 minutes. Driving a car or truck is the typical way to get to work, chosen by 32% of commuters, while public transit isn't used. Relatively few residents commute to work on foot.
Many Sledge residents work in one of two industries: entertainment and retail. Together, these industries account for 16% of the labor force in the town. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many residents work in transportation, which ranks as the top profession in the town. With an average annual income of about $33K, Sledge workers bring in less than the average Mississippi resident. The town's average income also trails the national average ($73,345). Compared to the national average (5%), Sledge has a large concentration of residents older than 25 who have earned an Associate's degree (9%). Furthermore, 3% have earned a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree.
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