Brandon is a city located in Rankin County Mississippi. It is also the county seat of Rankin County. With a 2020 population of 24,547, it is the 15th largest city in Mississippi and the 1569th largest city in the United States . Brandon is currently growing at a rate of 0.53% annually and its population has increased by 13.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 21,705 in 2010. Brandon reached it's highest population of 24,547 in 2021. Spanning over 26 miles, Brandon has a population density of 957 people per square mile.
The average household income in Brandon is $95,378 with a poverty rate of 3.54%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $982 per month, and the median house value is $181,900. The median age in Brandon is 39.6 years, 38.7 years for males, and 40 years for females.