Private Schools in Mississippi

There are 196 Private Schools in Mississippi, serving a population of 2,986,220 people in an area of 46,912 square miles. There is 1 Private School per 15,235 people, and 1 Private School per 239 square miles.

The state of Mississippi is ranked 39th in Private Schools per capita, and 34th in Private Schools per square mile.

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Mississippi Private School Statistics

Find Mississippi Private School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Mississippi Private School Enrollment
 MississippiUnited States
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment15,1362,028,764
Kindergarten Enrollment6,288 (14.3%)503,823 (12.3%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)18,004 (10.9%)1,686,694 (10.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)18,576 (11.4%)1,736,172 (10.5%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)18,951 (11.6%)1,667,625 (9.8%)
Mississippi Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 MississippiUnited States
Less than 9th Grade Education105,815 (5.4%)11,521,575 (5.3%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)210,530 (10.7%)15,426,482 (7.1%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)596,564 (30.3%)59,265,308 (27.1%)