Brandon Information

Brandon Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Brandon, MS

General Brandon Information

State: Mississippi

County: Rankin County

Close cities: Florence, MS, Pelahatchie, MS, Jackson, MS, Whitfield, MS, Richland, MS, Ridgeland, MS, Brandon, MS, Flowood, MS, Braxton, MS, Pearl, MS

Brandon Population (census data)
Total 20,584 (+21.8% since 2000)
Male 9,753 (47.4%)
Female 10,831 (52.6%)

Population Density: 968 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 86.7 (US Avg is 100)

Brandon Elevation: 486 feet above sea level

Land Area: 21.3 square miles

Median Household Income: $62,276

Zip Codes: 39047, 39042, and 39043.

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Brandon Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (85.7%)
  • Black (11.9%)
  • Hispanic (1.3%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (18.4%)
  • Irish (9.9%)
  • English (9.7%)
  • German (7.4%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3.9%)
  • French (2.8%)

Local Brandon Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Atlanta Braves
NFL Football: Tennessee Titans, New Orleans Saints
NBA Basketball: Memphis Grizzlies, Atlanta Hawks,
NHL Hockey: , Nashville Predators
NCAA Sports: University of Southern Mississippi, Jackson State University,

Brandon School Information

High Schools
Brandon High School (3090 Highway 18, Brandon, MS, 39042 - Rankin County School District District)
Northwest Rankin High School (5805 Highway 25, Brandon, MS, 39047 - Rankin County School District District)
Middle Schools
Brandon Middle School (200 School Road, Brandon, MS, 39042 - Rankin County School District District)
Northwest Rankin Middle School (One Paw Print Place, Brandon, MS, 39047 - Rankin County School District District)
Elementary Schools
Brandon Elementary School (125 Overby Street, Brandon, MS, 39042 - Rankin County School District District)
Northshore Elementary (110 Northshore Parkway, Brandon, MS, 39047 - Rankin County School District District)
Northwest Elementary School (500 Vine Drive, Brandon, MS, 39047 - Rankin County School District District)
Oakdale Elementary (171 Oakdale Road, Brandon, MS, 39047 - Rankin County School District District)
Rouse Elementary (151 Boyce-Thompson Drive, Brandon, MS, 39042 - Rankin County School District District)

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