Southaven is a city located in DeSoto County, Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 56,792, it is the 3rd largest city in Mississippi (after Jackson and Gulfport) and the 687th largest city in the United States. Southaven is currently growing at a rate of 1.65% annually and its population has increased by 15.94% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 48,982 in 2010. Spanning over 42 miles, Southaven has a population density of 1,374 people per square mile.
The average household income in Southaven is $72,358 with a poverty rate of 9.57%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,025 per month, and the median house value is $143,800. The median age in Southaven is 36 years, 34.9 years for males, and 37.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.3 males.