Vicksburg Jobs

  • CDL Truck Driver - Team Regional. We Train!

    C.R. England - Vicksburg, MS

    C.R. England is now hiring Team Truck Drivers for our Regional Division As a Regional Team Truck Driver, you can enjoy the life of a truck driver without having to travel across...

    from C.R. England - 23 days ago
  • CDL-A Company Truck Drivers

    Mesilla Valley Transportation - Vicksburg, MS

    At Mesilla Valley Transportation all the pieces are in place to enjoy a better truck driving career with a carrier that knows how to treat you well! Mesilla Valley Transportation,...

    from Mesilla Valley Transportation - 6 hours ago
  • Military Police - Police Officer - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Vicksburg, MS

    Looking for a law enforcement career? The Army National Guard is looking for dedicated team members to serve their community, state, and nation as Military Police (MPs). MPs...

    from Army National Guard - 16 days ago
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Vicksburg, Mississippi

Vicksburg is a city in Warren County, Mississippi. It is located 234 miles north by west of New Orleans on the Misisipi and Yazoo rivers, and 40 miles due west of Jackson, the state capital. In 1900, 14,834 people lived in Vicksburg; in 1910, 20,814; in 1920, 17,931; and in 1940, 24,460. The population was 26,407 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Warren County.

Vicksburg Careers

Among the most common occupations in Vicksburg are Management, professional, and related occupations, 27%; Sales and office occupations, 21%; and Service occupations, 19%. Approximately 68 percent of workers in Vicksburg, Mississippi work for companies, 19 percent work for the government and 4 percent are self-employed.

Vicksburg Industries

The leading industries in Vicksburg, Mississippi are Educational, health and social services, 19%; Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services, 14%; and Manufacturing, 14%. Simply Hired's Vicksburg job listings indicate that the following industries in Vicksburg are hiring the most workers:

Vicksburg Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Vicksburg, Mississippi is $25,074, and the median income of households in Vicksburg was $28,466.
 

Average Salaries in Vicksburg, MS

Vicksburg, MS

$25,000
 

According to our Vicksburg Trends data, the number of Vicksburg, Mississippi jobs has increased by 19% since October 2013.
Vicksburg job trends

Vicksburg Employment Statistics

Population of Vicksburg
Total population 26,407
Male 45.33%
Female 54.67%
Median age 34.3
  
Vicksburg Housing
Owner-occupied homes 56.4%
Median cost of a home $65,100
Median mortgage payment $489
Renter-occupied homes 43.6%
Vacant housing 11.1%
Median monthly rent $445
  
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $29,420
Median for all female full-time $20,728
  
Household Income
Less than $10,000 16%
$10,000 to $14,999 11%
$15,000 to $24,999 17%
$25,000 to $34,999 14%
$35,000 to $49,999 15%
$50,000 to $74,999 14%
$75,000 to $99,999 7%
$100,000 to $149,999 4%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
  
Education
Less than 9th grade 10%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 16%
High school graduate 26%
Some college, no degree 22%
Associate's degree 6%
Bachelor's degree 11%
Graduate degree 8%
  
Marital Status
Never married 34%
Currently married 40%
Separated 4%
Widowed 11%
Divorced 12%
  
Race
White 38%
Black or African American 61%
Asian 1%
Other 1%
  
Vicksburg Commute
Carpool 16.7%
Public transportation 1.9%
Average travel time 18 minutes