Raleigh is a city located in Smith County Mississippi. It is also the county seat of Smith County. With a 2020 population of 1,397, it is the 130th largest city in Mississippi and the 8987th largest city in the United States . Raleigh is currently declining at a rate of -0.50% annually and its population has decreased by -4.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,462 in 2010. Raleigh reached it's highest population of 1,456 in 2011. Spanning over 5 miles, Raleigh has a population density of 274 people per square mile.
The average household income in Raleigh is $42,167 with a poverty rate of 26.69%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $421 per month, and the median house value is $91,700. The median age in Raleigh is 47.3 years, 46.5 years for males, and 47.7 years for females.