Quality of Life

Located in Mississippi’s largest metropolitan (Jackson MSA), Madison County is the 2nd fastest growing county in Mississippi (2016).

110,000

Madison County

588,000

Jackson, MS MSA

8.5%

Growth in the Past 5 Years

97

Index Cost of Living

67.0%

Labor Force Participation Rate

37.2

Median Age

Madison “the city” voted best place to live in Mississippi (2016, 2017 & 2018).

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A+ Grade

Madison County Public Schools

TOP 3

in Language Arts Based on ACT Scores

#1

Most Star Students in Mississippi

92.6%

High School Degree or Higher

TOP 3 TAPESTRY SEGMENTS

18.9%

PROFESSIONAL PRIDE

Prof/Mgmt – College Degree


Married/Single Family Houses


Upgraded Homes / 401(k)

Own 2-3 Vehicles

Latest Gadgets

40.8 Yrs Old / $132K

11.3%

BOOMBURBS

Prof/Mgmt – College Degree


Married/Single Family Houses


Gym Memberships

Mortgage / SUVs

Latest Gadgets

33.7 Yrs Old / $111K

10.6%

YOUNG & RESTLESS

Svcs/Prof – College Degree


Singles/Multi-Unit Rentals


Bank Online / Go Dancing

Buy Organic / Love Music

Redeem Coupons Apps

29.6 Yrs Old / $38K

Madison County boasts many miles of natural surface, multi-use, and paved bike trails.

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Ridgeland was named 2018 Healthiest Hometown and is a Bronze level bicycle friendly community.

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Restaurants

Outdoor Recreation

Events

Museums

Hospitals

58

Parks

14

Golf Courses

31

Museums

639

Churches

485

Retail

562

Restaurants

The Canton Flea Market is voted as a “Top Twenty Event in the Southeast” by Southeast Tourism Society.

Since 2006, Santé South has grown into the largest wine and culinary extravaganza in the state of Mississippi.

The town of Flora is home to various sustainable produce farms supplying the Jackson MSA and beyond, including a CSA program.

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